Very Swollen Nose 1 Week After Septo-rhinoplasty

1 week from rhinoplasty/septoplasty and very swollen nose. was told I have an ethnic/tension nose. got my cast off yesterday and not happy with the results. had my surgery by a prominent ENT fascial plastic surgeon. Am I overreacting?

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Swollen Nose 1 week after Rhinoplasty

Don't be concerned because your nose is swolllen 1 week after rhinoplasty. Many factors contribute to this, but it is always temporary. Some patients with ethnic noses have thick skin, which makes the swelling worse. Be patient.

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