A few days ago I experienced a slightly more difficult time breathing through my nostrils. Sometime, about 1-2 days after, I somehow freed up my right nostril through some process, I believe even pushing on my nose slightly. I started thinking that a deviated septum had something to do with it. I began pushing/pressuring my nose in certain ways to try and alleviate the air flow restriction. Could I have accidentally deviated my septum through this process?
Nasal Septum Deviation Through Pushing on Nose?
Doctor Answers 1
Deviated septum surgery
- Your breathing problems could be due to a deviated septum, allergies, or some swelling
- The only way to be sure is to have an examination
- Also, what "process" did you do, it would be very hard to deviate your own septum without it being painful or causing your nose to bleed
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