Asymmetric nostrils correction. Any suggestions? (photos)
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Asymmetric nostrils correction. Any suggestions?
Swelling can last up to a year even after a closed rhinoplasty. Asymmetry of the nostrils may have been there before and may be more noticeable after surgery. Sometimes under local asymmetry of the nostrils can be done in the office by a qualified board certified plastic surgeon. Best of luck, MMT
Nostril asymmetry following rhinoplasty with alar reduction.
Mario J. Imola, MD, DDS, FRCSC, FACS.
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Nostril asymmetries are very difficult to correct. I think the best way to fix this would be to use an alar rim cartilage graft to prop up the right side.
2 months post op, some advices:
It's too early to make value judgments with only 2 months 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.-
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