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I still have sutures 2 months after my rhinoplasty, is this normal?

Hello, I had a closed rhinoplasty last December and still have sutures in my nose. Is this normal or should I have a doctor remove them? I figured they would fall by now

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I still have sutures 2 months after my rhinoplasty, is this normal?

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The answer is it certainly may be normal.  There are different types of sutures, some are permanent, some go away in a matter of days, others weeks to even months depending upon what type of suture was used.  It's best to ask your surgeon who knows exactly what type of sutures they put in.  Best of luck.


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