I had open rhinoplasty about 25 days ago. I keep freaking out about every little thing. These are my concerns. 1)i feel like it's sinking in the middle? 2) polly beak? 3) right nostril collapse? theres a dent 4) big tip? im freaking out. 25 days after rhinoplasty... how likely is it that it's going to change shape now? will it all collapse? deform? help please. i also had a chin implant
I had rhinoplasty 25 days ago, is it botched? (photo)
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You are way too early in your course to be worried. The pictures show what looks like a great result. Relax, be patient, and I think you will see a pleasing final result. If you have specific concerns you should discuss them with your surgeon.
Wow, you are really getting carried away. It looks like you are off to a great result. I don't see any of the things you are worried about. Take a deep breath, go to sleep early and wake up to a fresh start.
I had rhinoplasty 25 days ago, is it botched?
25days is very early. The nose can be swollen for up to a year or more. Swelling will depend upon the nature of maneuvers employed, presence of grafts or implants, thickness of skin, open vs closed, revision vs primary, etc.
Kenneth Hughes, MD
Los Angeles, CA
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You are in the early postoperative period. It will take up to a year before things settle completely. Give it time. Good luck. Donald R. Nunn MD Atlanta Plastic Surgeon.
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