Upturned tip and columellar strut - how much will it drop?
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Columella strut grafts could cause an upturned and over projected tip if they are placed in the wrong position or if they are too long. The nasal tip can drop by 1-2 mm in the years following rhinoplasty depending on what technique was used. Best to discuss this with your surgeon. Hope this is helpful.
2 weeks post op, some advices:
Thank you very much for enquire.
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. Kind regards, Dr. Emmanuel Mallol Cotes.-
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