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Kenalog for Scar Tissue After Revision Rhinoplasty?

I had my second Revision Rhinoplasty 11 months ago. My third surgeon used a silicone graft to recreate my tip. I loved the way my nose looked 6 months... READ MORE

Not Satisfied with my Rhinoplasty - Should Surgeon Perform Revision Free as Partially His Fault?

I am not happy with my rhinoplasty and I believe that my surgeon did not give me what we spoke about. My nostrils are uneven because the left one... READ MORE

Can Cortisone Injection Cause Swelling?

Iam 11 weeks post op. Its my third surgery and i have very thick skin and scar tissue appears very easily. I got a cortisone injection today on my... READ MORE

Scar Tissue Build-Up After Revision Rhinoplasty

After my initial rhinoplasty 18 months ago, I had revision rhinoplasty to reduce scar tissue on the right side of my nose. It has been 5 weeks (and... READ MORE

How Can Scar Tissue Be Removed Surgically in a Revision Rhinoplasty? Is It a Risk?

I would like to know what are the cons of getting scar tissue removed surgically? Can all scar tissue build-up be removed equally so the nose does not... READ MORE

Castor Oil for Reducing Subcutaneous Scar Tissue Post Revision Rhinoplasty?

I had a revision rhinoplasty about 15 months ago that involved a lot of reconstruction/refining of the tip, adding height to the dorsum and thinning... READ MORE

Revision Rhinoplasty for Other Form of Swelling?

I am a 44 year old male, and had a Rhinoplasty revision done. It has been 10 1/2 months post-op. I had a Septoplasty and a Rhinoplasty to remove a... READ MORE

How Do Get Rid of a Lump on my Nose

I had a very thin nose but little too long I have had two Nose surgery in past 17 years to get rid of the lenght however a lump has developed on one... READ MORE

Post Rhinoplasty: What Influences Scar Tissue Formation?

Is scar tissue formation affected by extent of swelling? for eg, if the patient consumes a salty meal like chips 2 weeks after revision rhinoplasty... READ MORE

Is This Synechium Scar Tissue After Revision? Does It Cause Swelling? (photo)

1st surgery was in Oct 2008. I had a silicone L-shaped implant inserted. I first noticed this weird nostril-blocking fleshy-thing sometime after the... READ MORE

Does Marijuana Really Cause Increased Scar Tissue and Swelling?

Or is this just a scare because you are doctors and you don't want people to smoke. I am 5 weeks post op from an Open revision rhinoplasty and I have... READ MORE

Is It Too Late for Cortison Injections 4 Years After Rhinoplasty?

I had a revision rhinoplasty for my tip and bridge with rib graft four years ago. I have very thick/oily skin. My tip is still wide and uneven with a... READ MORE

Exercise After Minor Rhinoplasty Revision

I just had a closed revision septorhinoplasty surgery to shave off some cartilage and remove some subcutaneous scar tissue from my open-primary last... READ MORE

How Can my Uneven Nostrils Be Corrected and Scars on Columnella Be Reduced?

I've had several nasal surgeries, and have obvious scars on my columnella, which are very embarrasing to me. I can't seem to find a surgeon... READ MORE

Is There Anything That Can Be Done for a 2nd Rhinoplasty - I Have Scar Tissue on the Side of my Nose (photo)

I had a 2nd rhinoplasty two years ago to correct some flaws from the 1st surgery. The doctor also added a butterfly wrap (?) to the bridge of my nose... READ MORE

Removal of Cartilage Caused Scar Tissue Build Up?

About 7 years ago I had cartilage removed from the right side on my nasal passage. After all these years my nose still appears puffy on that side. Is... READ MORE

Revision for Removing Scar Tissue at Tip - Does It Work?

I had my procedure over a year ago and the scar tissue never softened. My doctor gave me 4-5 kenelog shots, which didn't seem to do anything. He is... READ MORE

Rhinoplasty Scar Tissue Problem After Revision?

I had rhinoplasty on my tip to make it smaller, 1year later the tip was even bigger than original nose so i had a revision but 7months on i am left... READ MORE

Can Sides of my Nose Be Narrowed with Scar Tissue Removal? (photo)

I had upturned curved nose, with wide, undefined tip. 2009 I had tip plasty to remove skin between tip and nasal flaps. Made tip look bigger. I had... READ MORE

How long does swelling take for third revision rhinoplasty?

I'm 7 months post op (almost 8) and my nose is still very swollen. This is my third revision. The tip of my nose has a boxy look, could that be due to... READ MORE

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