What is the recovery time after Rhinoplasty with Rib Removal?

i have been told by my consultant that i will need a rib removal rhinoplasty, i was just wondering how long it will be before i will be able to work again and how long i will be in hospital for. i know will vary for person to person but a rough guide would be helpful

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Rib graft for rhinoplasty?

I assume you are having a rib graft for rhinoplasty. This is often done as an outpatient and returning to work may take a week or so.

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