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Can Fixing the Collapsed Internal Nasal Valve in a Person with Previous Turbinate Reduction Cause Empty Nose?

I was wondering if it is possible that my collapsed internal nasal valve is preventing me from experiencing signs of Empty Nose Syndrome after... READ MORE

3 rhinoplasties over 20 yrs and my nose is ugly. I know redo's are difficult but can i get this fixed ? (photos)

1st cosmetic change 2nd surgery( different Dr) open using template,deviated septum,reduction turbinates poss.graft( memory fails) 3rd surgery( as... READ MORE

Follow up about methods to decrease revision rhinoplasty swelling/bruising (Photo)

Edited to add photo, and mention I 'd like nose derotated (brought down), nostril show reduced as well as I need septoplasty and turbinate reduction... READ MORE

Unexpected septorhinoplasty results leave me wondering if I should be worried at this point? (Photo)

I am 5 weeks out from a septorhinoplasty and turbinate reduction procedure and nasal vestibular repair. Concerns: 1) my nose looks like is still... READ MORE

Stitch inside left alar wall, uneven nostrils and tip after revision septorhinoplasty. Could it be due to scar tissue? (Photo)

On 4/7/15 I had a septo, right turbinate reduction and open rhino revision to correct the right side of the nose bridge which was higher/uneven... READ MORE

Over worked nasal bridge and pinched tip? (Photo)

What do you think? I went to get a second opinion from a Dr she said that I had a pointy tip and overworked nose bridge. She also said that I had a... READ MORE

Is this saddle nose? (Photos)

Septoplasty & turbinate reduction 6 weeks ago. Staph infection, cellulitis; procedure done to drain septal abscess 5 weeks ago. Straight nose... READ MORE

Correct a deviated nasal septum and columella? (photos)

I have a deviated septum and a deviated columella. Since the MiniCAT was taken I had cobllation turbinate reduction. Question #1: Is there an improved... READ MORE

2 years post op, 6 hour surgery revision rhinoplasty, deviated septum and turbinate reduction using rib graft. Swelling time?

My nose recently has been twitching/ throbbing quite a bit. sometimes fairly severly. I can also feel the rib cartilage will be thicker some times... READ MORE

Uneven swelling and bulbous tip pulls to the right. Is this normal one month post-op? (Photo)

Hi there, I had a revision rhinoplasty one month ago due to a bulbous tip and breathing issues. I also had a turbinate reduction. My first rhinoplasty... READ MORE

Looking to improve breathing. Should I ask for turbinate reduction during my rib graft rhinoplasty on 7.2.17 too?

My nose is an asymmetrical botch job, which had too much cartilage removed. My question is, although obviously my issue is a cosmetic one. I also feel... READ MORE

Insight on revision rhinoplasty please? Three surgeries by my ENT and my breathing is worse. (Photo)

I had a septoplasty, turbinate reduction, fracture repair and sinus surgery 6/15 by my ent. Following a sinus surgery revision (9/15) I had internal... READ MORE

My nostril height is different on either side of nose and is worse since precious surgery any advice ? (Photos)

I had Septolasty and left turbinate reduction surgery three weeks ago, I do understand that I am still healing, however before my surgery I had a... READ MORE

Does turbinate outfracture carry the same amount of risks as other turbinate reduction procedures? Is it minimally invasive?

I had a turbinate reduction a year ago via general anesthesia. Each side would alternate swelling completely shut. After surgery left side is great... READ MORE

Revision Rhinoplasty 8months Post Op?

I am 8 months post op from revision rhinoplasty. It was an open procedure, he reduced the turbinates, a graft on one side, and I had packing. It still... READ MORE

Empty Nose Syndrome on one side?-Revison septorhinoplasty Feb 15-rib cartilage grafts for valve collapse and turbinate resection

After surgery, my breathing felt improved. In June I got a cold and since then my right nostril has felt blocked. No improvement with sinus washes,... READ MORE

Chronic non-allergic inflammation (no runny nose) after two rhinoplasties,septoplasty,sinus & turbinates reduction (photos)

After two rhinoplasties I couldnĀ“t breath.I was told I need sinus surgery,septoplasty,turbinates reduction.It was disaster:nose collapsed,still cant ... READ MORE

Can nose be made narrowed and longer even if I have completely removed upper and lower cartilage? (photos)

My surgeon removed all my upper and lower lateral cartilage with septorhinoplasty and turbinate reduction, so I have wider nose and excess of skin... READ MORE

Seeking experienced surgeon in Indiana for reconstruction of nasal valve/nostril collapse. (photos)

Background: 1 rhinoplasty and 4 other surgeries over the past 15 years (osteotomies, correction of deviated septum, turbinate reduction, polyp removal... READ MORE

Second time of nasal turbinate reduction. Should I?

I hv allergic rhintis & deviated septum, about 3,5 years back i did septoplasty & RF turbinate reduction. took loads of yoghurt cheese eggs... READ MORE

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