Is the visibility of the overlaid cartilage in revision rhinoplasty permanent or just swelling?
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Cartilage graft visibility-revision rhinoplasty
Cartilage grafts in revision rhinoplasty
Swelling after revision rhinoplasty
- At this point, it is difficult to be certain
- It can still be swelling and I would bring this up to your surgeon
- It also depends on your examination
- When you press down on it, does the skin flatten at all? If it does flatten a little, then it is swelling
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