4yr-old head-butted me and nose still hurts and is swollen. Is my nose broken?
Enfield, Meath, Ireland
2 months ago
Is my nose broken? My 4yr old headbutted me a couple of weeks ago and my nose still hurts it is a little swollen but not black. It hurts from the centre to the tip. Please advise
Doctor Answers (2)
You should be examined by a surgeon to determine if the nose is broken.
Kenneth Hughes, MD
Los Angeles, CA
An exam is needed to determine if you have a broken nose. Schedule an appointment with a Board Certified Plastic Surgeon for an exam. Best wishes!
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