To What Extent is It Considered Normal to Have Eye Pain After Septoplasty?

What might be cause eye pain after septoplasty? Is it a headache kind of pain or discomfort from bruising and swelling?

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To What Extent is It Considered Normal to Have Eye Pain After Septoplasty?

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 Septoplasty modifies the center cartilage, inside the nose and should not create any eye pain.  You might consider seeing your Rhinoplasty Surgeon for evaluation.

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If all what you had is a septoplasty, There should be no eye pain.

Call your surgeon ASAP.

Samir Shureih, MD
Baltimore Plastic Surgeon

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