I had rhinoplasty done 6 days ago exactly, last night I used boiled water with a cotton bud to clean dark red blood clots around and a little inside the nostrils and put the drip pad under the nose. This afternoon while changing the drip pad, I noticed a drop sized pus! I'm very worried if it's infected. Kindly advice me what to do. Thank you
Pus Detected 6 Days After Rhinoplasty, Should I Worry?
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Pus 6 Days After Rhinoplasty
True purulence (pus) is very rare after rhinoplasty but you should contact your surgeon and discuss your observations in more detail
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Problems after rhinoplasty
pus at any time is an issue
conatact your docotor if you have concerns
the real quesiton is, was that pus
Pus detected post rhinoplasty.
Hello. I would highly recommend that you contact your surgeon in order to detect if this indeed is an infection. I would say not to worry, as infection post rhinoplasty is pretty rare. Best of luck.
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