son had septoplasty 2 days ago and now the splint on one side seems to be sliding out. what should i do, is there concern? the splint was not noticeable after the surgery 2 days ago but seems to be more noticeable every time we change his bandages today, literally like it is sliding out.
Son Had Septoplasty 2 Days Ago and Now the Splint on One Side Seems to Be Sliding Out?
Doctor Answers 2
Call your surgeons office and make a recheck appointment with the surgeon and discuss your concerns. The splint is probably just dropping down due to nasal breathing, bleeding etc. Your surgeon will see him and make a proper evaluation. Don't worry! Best regards!