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My Nose Developed a Hard, Elongated Bump Inside Where the Bones Were Shaved Off?

The bump is oval shaped And feels hard like bone. It Appeared or developed about 3 weeks post op. my doctor said it is swelling but it is hard like bone. I'm scared. It's only on one Side. Other people on here have talked about this

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Bump and firmness after rhinoplasty

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Firmness and a bump three weeks after rhinoplasty may improve with time.  Give it time to settle down.  Good luck.


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