i had a rhinoplasty and bony trimming in my face because i had a extra bone in my left side of my face near nose..so now that left hand side lips and face swelling more than my other side??how long this will last?Thank You
Had a Rhinoplasty and Bone Trimming?
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Facial swelling after rhinoplasty
If an uncomplicated rhinoplasty was performed, the facial swelling is usually at its pinnacle at three to four days. The swelling starts to decrease at about a week and should decrease rapidly thereafter. The nose, however, may be swollen for up to a year.
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