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Rhinoplasty Revision Rasping Scar Tissue?

I had rhinoplasty 1 last hear, it created a bony bump near my eye on the left, my surgeon agreed to rasp it , however now the lower part of my bridge is raised as if scar tissue has formed, should i gently massage this area, what can i do?, thankyou

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Rhinoplasty Revision Rasping Scar Tissue?


      When was the revision?  Is it possible that this is just residual swelling?




Kenneth Hughes, MD Los Angeles, CA

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Los Angeles Plastic Surgeon
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Post rhinoplasty bump


Your surgeon can tell if is a bony lump or scar tissue. Rasping a bony bump is quite straight forward. Ask your surgeon

Nasal bones cannot form callus. However, thick soft tissue scar tissue can form

Toronto Facial Plastic Surgeon
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Rhinoplasty revision


It is best to be seen in person to determine what is going on. Sometimes as the bone heals a callus can form.

Manhattan Plastic Surgeon
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