Rhinoplasty 6 months post-op swollen columnella (photos)
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Rhinoplasty 6 months post-op swollen columella
If there is any concern, your should return to your surgeon for an assessment.
The nose can be swollen for up to a year or more. Swelling will depend upon the nature of maneuvers employed, presence of grafts or implants, thickness of skin, open vs closed, revision vs primary, etc.
Kenneth Hughes, MD
Los Angeles, CA