Can't breathe 5 weeks after primary open septorhinoplasty. Does this sound permanent?
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Problems breathing after Surgery
However, 5 weeks after surgery you should have a major improvement on your breathing. Follow up with your surgeon, as he needs to see why you are having this symptoms.
Post septal work and breathing
Nasal breathing difficulties after rhinoplasty.
Even if you respond to Afrin, the issue still could still be a structural one rather than just swelling. Talk with your surgeon about your problems. If still unable to get anywhere, seek a second opinion with the person very familiar with functional as well as aesthetic nasal surgery.
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