Post- Rhinoplasty Complications. Any suggestions?

Just wanted to know if anyone had any complications after getting rhinoplasty? Despite getting the nose you want, did anyone suffer from permanent numbness, breathing difficulties or nerve damage or any sort of permanent discomfort? Comments much appreciated. Thank!

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Post- Rhinoplasty Complications. Any suggestions?

Thank you for your question.

How the Rhinoplasty operation is performed?

There are different kinds of rhinoplasty operations however we can divide them as the one that requires bone excision and the one that does not need bone excision. The main fact that we classify the rhinoplasty operations like that is that the results and postoperative period is associated closely with this fact. In the operations like “nasal tip correction”, “simple rhinoplasty” there is no need for a bone excision however these minor operations cannot be beneficial for everyone. The operation type is need to be determined by the surgeon according to needs of the patient. In these minor operations the rhinoplasty is performed with closed method. The bone and the cartilage tissues are not involved in the surgery directly. Small nasal bumps can be removed in these operations.

In the operation that needs the bone and cartilage tissues to be involved; open approach is used. In the procedures with open approach, the size, shape and functionality of the nose can be improved. The big nasal bumps can be removed and septal deviations can be corrected providing a better nasal airway.


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Post- Rhinoplasty Complications. Any suggestions?

Hello, all surgery have complications, for a rhinoplasty, there could be anesthesia, surgical and post-op complications, the rhinoplasty might change the way your face looks since that is a very important features. Good Luck 

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