I keep getting a string like substance coming out of my nose post rhinoplasty. (photo)
Doctor Answers 2
5 months post op, some advices:
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.-
Could be a suture
Thanks for your question and photo. The object seen in the photograph can be a suture (stitch) that is slowly dissolving and unravelling. You should get in touch with your surgeon and let them know so they can advise you as they know what kind of suture they used and whether there packing, etc. Good luck.
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