It is Normal to Feel a Big Thing Inside A Person Nose After Rhinoplasty? (photo)

A person had rhinoplasty 8 days ago . His nose looks good and no swelling ..but there is something inside his nostri when he touch it its really big. dont think its bump its bigger thn that..did the doctor put somthing insid his nose thn it went out. Really dnt knw when he asked him all he say just go home and relax :D

Doctor Answers 2

Rhinoplasty and swelling

It is normal to feel swollen areas inside your nose 8 days after surgery especially at the incision lines.  Your surgeon may have also inserted internal splints and they usually come out after a week or two.  I would ask your surgeon about this on your follow up.


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8 days post surgery

8 days post surgery is still very early for you to judge the results of your surgery - be patient and follow up with your surgeon

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