i had septorhinoplasty 2yrs back, the problem is still i had swelling on my left side of the nose making left nostril look bigger than the right one. plz suggest me the treatment
Uneven Swelling Still 2 Years Septorhinoplasty
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Swelling 2 years after rhinoplasty.
Sorry but at 2 years there isn't any swelling left. The swollen area is something else. Like scar, bone or cartilage.
Uneven Swelling 2 Years after Rhinoplasty
After two years the swelling has resolved. Subtle changes may occur throughout life, but if your not satisfied at this time have a consutation to consider revision surgery.
Most nasal swelling resolves within one month after rhinoplasty, while the final swelling takes at least one year to settle down. The nose will continue to change slowly with time, and plastic surgery does not stop the natural aging process. Swelling is not common 2 years after rhinoplasty. Only after a comprehensive evaluation can a plastic surgeon help determine appropriate options for you.
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Revision Rhinoplasty for Nasal Asymmetry Two Years After Original Rhinoplasty
After two years, it is not swelling. It is time to consider revision surgery to even out your nose. Consult with qualified rhinoplasty surgeons and then choose your surgeon most carefully.
Good luck and be well.
Uneven swelling still 2 years septorhinoplasty
After 2 years very unlikely you have ANY swelling left. Sounds like a poor result. No photos posted so seek opinions from boarded surgeons in your area.
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