3 weeks post-op wobbly bridge; is it normal that I can wiggle it around?
Doctor Answers 5
The graft must incorporate and stick down so it is imperative that you do not manipulate it at all in the first 8-12 weeks as it heals otherwise you can cause resorption or deformity
3 weeks post op, some advices:
It's too early to make value judgments with only 3 weeks after a rhinoplasty.
Swelling after a rhinoplasty depends of the surgery complexity.
In this regard, the nasal swelling Post-op It can last from two weeks to two months.
To reduce this swelling, I recommend you perform delicates daily lymphatic drainage massage therapy over the face (around the nose) avoid sun exposure, and take pain/inflamation pills, as your surgeron precribe you.
Dr. Emmanuel Mallol Cotes.-
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