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Wound and Scar Following Rhinoplasty?

Following rhinoplasty the surgeon caused a wound on the bridge of nose 2 cm proximal to the tip of nose . IS IT considered common complication of rhinoplasty to get wound on the nose and scar ( not at the site of surgery ) during dissection and is it the standard of care to get facial wound and permanent scaring of the face following this surgery.

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Wound and Scar after Rhinoplasty

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It is very rare to have a scar on the bridge after rhinoplasty. There are many questions: when was the surgery, what was necessary during the operation, what has your surgeon said to respond to your concerns? If necessary, get a second opinion.

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