i had rhinoplasty/septoplasty/reconstructive surgery 2 weeks ago.i had a deviated septum wıth a major nasal obstructıon. the tıp was also raised and cartılage was added to strengthen the nose. ı was told ı have very thıck skın. he took ıt off today but after goıng to the toılet after he took ıt off ı went ınto a panıc attack as ı coudnt even recognıse my nose/self. ı was told by people that ıts just the swellıng and the shape wıll change and settle slowly. is thıs true and wıll ıt slowly settle
Weird Nose After Nose Surgery, 2 Weeks Post Op and Quıte a Lot of Swellıng and Bruısıng Wıth Blood ın Eyes?
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Patients can have a lot of swelling two weeks after an extensive rhinoplasty.
A rhinoplasty can have many levels of complexity. Extensive operations can result in bruising it sizable amount of swelling two weeks after the operation.
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Swelling after rhinoplasty
Swelling after a rhinoplasty is normal and at two weeks you are probably maximally swollen. Give it time to heal.
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