Nose Tip Tingles and Painful 7 Months After Closed Reduction?

In late December 2010 i fractured my nose, leaving it slightly dispaced and the septum slightly displaced. On January 10th i had closed reduction surgery to reset my nose. I did not correct the septum. 7 months later, it is uncomfortable to wear glasses and the tip of my nose is tingly and painful when touched. Why would this be? Thanks in advance for your help.

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Pain and Tingling of Tip 7 Months after Closed Reduction Nasal Fractures

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Abnormal tingling in the tip and nasal discomfort may occur as feeling returns after a fracure and closed reductionj, but this is not normal 7 months later. You need careful examination, preferably by your surgeon.

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