Nostril stuck after early rhinoplasty bandages removal!
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Post op rhinoplasty
It is difficult to answer your question without examining. Since you are 8 days out from a rhinplasty, you can expect to have a lot of swelling. This swelling alone can affect the nasal airway. Also, whether you did any damage when you accidentally pulled the bandage is unclear. I would recommend that you see your surgeon so he/she can examine your nose.
3 days 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.-
Post op complication?
This is something that really needs to be examined in person by your surgeon. Schedule an appointment to see him or her.
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Not enough information provided to give you a meaningful response. You need to see your surgeon so that he can examine your nostrils.
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