4 days post op rhinoplasty, nurse said don't use saline rinse?
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4 days post op, some advices:
Thank you very much for enquire.
It's too early to make value judgments with only four days 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.-
Rhinoplasty at 4 days
You are best to discuss you psot-op care with your surgeon or his staff. You are very early in the post-op and should follow his instructions.
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