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5 Days Post-Op Rhinoplasty I have Inflamed Red Throat, is this Postnasal Drip?

I am 5 days PO for my rhinoplasty. The nose discomfort is almost nonexistent. But the sore throat is terrible. At first I thought it was the direct... READ MORE

My Nose Flushes Bright Red and Swells Severely at Least Once a Day, What's Causing This?

My nose flushes at least once a day. When it flushes it swells significantly and noticeably and I have trouble breathing, it goes bright red and is... READ MORE

I Have a Noticable Dent in the Middle of my Nose Along with Swelling on the Tip. Cause?

I have a noticable dent in the middle of my nose along with swelling on the tip, i saw my dermo today and has reccommended i see an ENT for possible... READ MORE

Large nose treatment medicine?

Hey! my age16. my nose is large. nose muscle inflammated. plz tell me medicine for treated my nose.thanks READ MORE

Uneven Swelling on Both Sides and Incision Inflammation? (photo)

I had rhinoplasty 20 days ago. Immediately after cast removal noticed visible difference in swelling on left side (deviated septum also corrected on... READ MORE

Concerns Regarding the First Week of Recovery After Primary Rhinoplasty?

In the first week of recovery after primary rhinoplasty, how can you tell if post-operative skin issues such as severe inflammation or necrosis is... READ MORE

Have any doctors told their patients they can't take Arnica Montana and Bromelain before a surgery?

I've read on here and various sites that a lot of people take these herbs to help reduce swelling/inflammation. When I spoke with a nurse today she... READ MORE

Could my method of blackhead removal cause any damage 5 weeks post Rhinoplasty?

I am 5 weeks post rhinoplasty and have clogged pores and blackheads. I have been using an astringent applied with a cotton pad. Today, I ran out of... READ MORE

Silicon Implant Can Cause Sphenoid Sinus Congestion or Inflammation?

I did the silicon implant in my nose about 19 years ago. I did the CT exam because of the headache. The test results shows that I have congestive or... READ MORE

Is It Okay to Use Naprosyn or Reflaxon a Few Weeks After a Rhinoplasty?

I had my nose job 2 weeks ago and my tip is very swollen and turned up. Is it ok to use prescript strength anti-inflammatories? Thank you READ MORE

Do Oral Steroids (methylprednisolone) make a big difference in swelling and inflammation during first week post op Rhinoplasty?

So I am now 2 days post op from my rhinoplasty and have been prescribed a 6 day regimen of oral steroids. I already feel weak from taking pain killers... READ MORE

Should I Go to See the Plastic Surgeon First?

I feel dizzy and headache quite often recently and I feel my nose a bit pain and lot of mucus from my nose as well. Since I have the sinus... READ MORE

Itchy, inflamed columella incision 5 days post-op tip-plasty/rhinoplasty (Photo)

I had my surgery Friday, and my splint removed Tuesday. When I got home Tuesday, I used saline nasal spray to moisten and gently remove the dried... READ MORE

POST RHINOPLASTY: Persistent unilateral swelling/scar tissue OR problem with stitches? (photos)

I had a rhinoplasty over 1 year ago but one side of my nose(the tip) is bigger than the other side. I know I have thick skin and it feels like... READ MORE

Why Mucous Getting More Thicker and Inflammation After 6 Weeks Rhinoplasty?

I had rhinoplasty 6 weeks ago..and I dont know why the mucous at the wall of the nose (septum) is still there and getting thicker each day and the... READ MORE

What could be the cause of this inflammation on the columella ~4 months after open rhinoplasty? (photo)

I had to post this as my surgeon is on vacation. And yes, it pains and burns a lot! READ MORE

Is it possible to still have inflammation inside my nose 9 months after Septoplasty and Rhinoplasty? (photos)

I had surgery 9 month ago and my nose feels really dry, tight and stiff inside and out. I have a lot of discomfort inside, I feel a little of pressure... READ MORE

Nasal valve collapse with concurrent inflammation. Can they be related?

My valves collapsed bilaterally, both externally and internally 16 months postop. With the collapse has arrived constant post-nasal drip, nose bleeds... READ MORE

Did I crack my nose cartilage or am I just over reacting?

I put pressure against my nose from my left to the right side, it then made a cracking sound. There's a burning sensation to the whole left nostril... READ MORE

Dorsal hump from hard push, will it fade?

Vain, but.... 4 months ago I fractured my nose on the side,slight deformity, OCD. Pushing with both thumbs inwards hard for a while. No changes.2... READ MORE

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