Smell After Rhinoplasty?

Since I had my rhinoplasty five months ago, the left side of my nose produces a nasty smell. I know this because when I put my finger in the left side of my nose, my fingers ends up smelling. It only smells on the left side. Why is this and is it normal?

Doctor Answers 1

Infection after rhinoplasty

I would see your surgeon as soon as possible to make sure it's not an infection that's causing the smell.  It's not normal.  

Beverly Hills Facial Plastic Surgeon
4.9 out of 5 stars 58 reviews

These answers are for educational purposes and should not be relied upon as a substitute for medical advice you may receive from your physician. If you have a medical emergency, please call 911. These answers do not constitute or initiate a patient/doctor relationship.