Steroid injection for ethnic rhinoplasty to reduce swelling.
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Good questions. Generally speaking steroid injections are almost never necessary. They are most commonly used in situations where you want to reduce swelling sooner, but it would most likely resolve on its own. The only exception that comes to mind would be in the case of a hypertrophic scar or keloid. In that case steroid injections would be necessary. If you have a history of either hypertrophic scarring or keloids then, yes you may need to consult with someone who is experienced with steroid injections. Hope this helps.
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