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Can Nose Lose Its Shape Post Rhinoplasty?

My nose looked very nice and sharp and thin which I loved, after rhinoplasty. However, I used a nose spray for a few days and ever since it looks fat... READ MORE

Is It Okay to Apply an Antibiotic Ointment Inside and Outside my Nose After Rhinoplasty?

My nose wasn't that swollen when my nose cast came off, however, after the doctor applied this antibiotic ointment inside and outside and nose and... READ MORE

Is it normal to feel extremely weak and tired 5 days post-op rhinoplasty?

I've mainly been in bed, and I force myself to eat and shower. A couple of days ago, my surgeon prescribed me antibiotics because I had a fever, and... READ MORE

Is this pressure necrosis? If so, how do I treat it? (photos)

I had a rhinoplasty surgery around 6 years ago. Several months ago, my nose started to get a bit red and painful. I went to an ENT clinic only to... READ MORE

MRSA Infection in Nose 4 Months After Rhinoplasty, Prescribed Antibiotics and Feel Worse?

I went to my nose surgeon thursday with redness and bumps that had been there for a week. She said that this far out of rhinoplasty it would be... READ MORE

8 days post op Rhinoplasty & Septoplasty, I'm facing mucus problem, runny nose, cough and slight ear pain. Is this normal?

I already took antibiotics, throat pain killers - everything that my surgeon prescribed. I am very uncomfortable with my runny nose and mucus... READ MORE

Bronchitis before Rhinoplasty. Is it ok to have the rhinoplasty if I have a small cough?

I am scheduled for rhinoplasty on Tuesday 10/21. On 10/11 I got bronchitis and started taking antibiotics the next day. I have finished the antibiotic... READ MORE

What is the Best Antibiotic for Nasal Implant Infection?

What is the Best Antibiotic for Nasal Implant Infection? READ MORE

How Long Before Post-Rhino Bump Goes Away?

Hello, I just went for my 6-week post op check up with my doctor and he prescribed Keflex for a small bump that appeared suddenly last week. He thinks... READ MORE

Antibiotic Mistake Have Effect on Final Revision Rhinoplasty Result?

Fixed my bridge,pinched droopy nose,6 days ago,inner staple removed today, I made a mistake on my antibiotics, was supposed to take 4 Kephlex 500mg... READ MORE

Serratia Marcescens After Rhinoplasty. What Are Chances with a Silicone Implant?

20 days after a rhinoplasty with silicone implants, I'm infected with a bacteria called serratia marcescens. Have been on ciprofloxacin antibiotics... READ MORE

Silicon Rhinoplasty infected on bridge one year post op. What should I do? (photo)

I had a rhinoplasty a year ago and a Philippine doctor used a silicon implant. I've had several swelling and redness issues but now my bridge is... READ MORE

16 days post op, I have a red and tender nose tip, liquid coming out from nose. Is this normal? (photos)

I'm 16 days post-op, and my nose tip (ear cartilage) is red and painful to touch. Also, I was cleaning my right nostril with q-tips and removing the... READ MORE

Pink Eye and Rhinoplasty?

Hi! Im scheduled to get rhinoplasty in 9 days but I have caught pink eye and a really bad sore throat to go with it, Im getting antibiotics today but... READ MORE

10 weeks post rhinoplasty feeling very down. My nose is very puffy and swollen. Will this get better? (Photo)

27th May this year I had an open rhinoplasty and septoplasty, I had a lot of bruising to begin with a but things slowly improved and was happy. At... READ MORE

Is My Columella Infected after Rhino?

10 days ago had an open rhino fasia bone 4 bridge& ear cartiledge $ tip, 3rd day of surgery right nostril, the collumela has a red pain bump,... READ MORE

Is it necessary to take antibiotics after a nose job?

I am not into antibiotics considering they throw off my system for months afterwards. After my surgery, if I DO get an infection, can I THEN decide to... READ MORE

What is wrong with my skin after a closed rhinoplasty? (Photo)

Had a closed rhinoplasty 2 weeks ago. About a week ago, my forehead started breaking out. I use benzaclin everyday and tried retin-a a couple days as... READ MORE

I'm 2 1/2 weeks post op (open rhino with rib graft) and have an infection. Any suggestions?

I have bumps inside my nostril rim. The tip of my nose feels painful. My PS made a hole in the bump and it started to ooze more pus. It has been like... READ MORE

2wks post op. Cont. Low grade fever/colored drainage. On antibiotics. What's the most likely cause of infection? Is this common?

26y.o. Healthy recurrent sinusitis and get c diff from any antibiotic usage. 2 wks post op septo, rhino, turb. Cont. Fever, chills, weakness. Doing... READ MORE

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