Cartilage sticking out from one side of nostril?
Doctor Answers 4
Your concerns are difficult to comment on without an in person evaluation. Photos would be helpful too. I recommend that you visit with your rhinoplasty surgeon and discuss this finding with him. It is possible that this is just due to swelling which would likely resolve in time, but your surgeon would know if any cartilage grafting might be related to what you are seeing. Best regards.
If you think something is sticking out, then you should go see your surgeon to be evaluated. Best of luck.
Without a photo or seeing you in person, impossible to comment. What you are describing could be due to swelling. My best advice would be for you to schedule an appointment with your surgeon to have your nose examined in person.
You might also like...
These answers are for educational purposes and should not be relied upon as a substitute for medical advice you may receive from your physician. If you have a medical emergency, please call 911. These answers do not constitute or initiate a patient/doctor relationship.