petra.ss

Member since 10/1/2012

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generic nasal-tip-drop to expect, after revision

Hello, i had revision rhinoplasty a month ago for septal reconstruction and correcting alar retraction from prior surgery. I had an open procedure this time. The doctor placed... READ MORE

open rhinoplsty scar protruding

Hello,   I had rhinoplasty 1 month ago (open) for a few corrections. I now find the surgical scar on the bottom of my columella is uneven. The part to the top of the cut... READ MORE

callus/bump on bridge removal with steroids causes nose tip to be pulled up?

Hello   i had revision rhinoplasty a month ago for septoplasty and alar retraction. I had an open procedure. Although not much was done to my bridge than for a little... READ MORE

Why is an X-ray Not Helpful in Post-op Monitoring After Rhinoplasty, to Detect if Bone Has Moved?

I want to know if my bone on bridge has moved or if it is just a bump due to callus/ swelling. can an xray not tell me this? why doesnt any doctor take an xray before or after... READ MORE

Hanging Ala 1 Month Post-op Revision to Fix Alar Retraction. Will This Heal Back into Position?

I had revision rhinoplasty about a month back for fixing septal deviation, naasal valve collapse, alar retraction and scooped out nasal bridge. my ala now have come down as... READ MORE

Does Early Revision Rhinoplasty Increase Risk of Skin Necrosis on Nose?

Due to scar contracture if the nose tip have positioned itself way up high than intended, if there is an early touch-up revision that is needed (2 months post-op), can it be... READ MORE

Discussions started by petra.ss

iam 3.5 weeks post-op. I have a badly assymmetric swelling now. LLC graft more swollen than a alar rim graft?

Iam 3.5 weeks post-op. I have more swelling of my right side. I had septal deviation corrected, spreader graft to improve my bridge narrowness and to improve breathing. this... READ MORE

Recent comments from petra.ss

Hi people, iam also on the same boat as you all. But I think there is one angle we are all missing here. a lot on the nose has got to do with visual perception. so we shouldnt unestimate swelling. the swelling on the inside and outside... READ COMMENT

Hi, i have a similar problem with the upturned tip. the nasolabial angle has gone very obtuse after open revision because the doctor uses a columellar strut to maintain tip projection. i'd do anything to get that strut out and have my... READ COMMENT

Hi, i have a similar problem with the upturned tip. the nasolabial angle has gone very obtuse after open revision because the doctor uses a columellar strut to maintain tip projection. i'd do anything to get that strut out and have my... READ COMMENT