I tried out smoking once last week and I'm going to have a rhinoplasty over 2 days do I have to tell my anesthesiologist?
Doctor Answers 2
2 days post op, some advices:
It's too early to make value judgments with only 2 month 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.-
Smoking and surgery
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