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Septoplasty - Stitch Came Our After Two Days. Should I Be Worried?

I had Septoplasty done two days ago. Today, a small stitch came out while I gently blew my nose. What should I do? Should I be worried? Thanks, Dan READ MORE

Son Had Septoplasty 2 Days Ago and Now the Splint on One Side Seems to Be Sliding Out?

Son had septoplasty 2 days ago and now the splint on one side seems to be sliding out. what should i do, is there concern? the splint was not... READ MORE

In Severe Pain After Septoplasty W/turbinate Reduction. Dose of Pain Meds Prescribed Isn't Working, is This Normal? (photo)

Just had a septoplasty with Turbinate reduction 2 days ago and the level of pain/pressure/burning is much worse than anticipated. Feels too like the... READ MORE

Worried That I Ruined my Septorhinoplasty?

I got a septorhinoplasty yesterday morning. All went well but I have been crying very often due to family reasons since last night. When I cry I feel... READ MORE

My Son Had Septoplasty Two Days Ago?

He doesn't have splints or packing. Wasn't told anything about irrigation. He has a follow up with Dr. in a month. He still can't breathe through his... READ MORE

2nd day after septoplasty, left nostril plastic film came out! Shall I go to the hospital? (photo)

Hello, yesterday at 2:45 pm I had septoplasty done, tonight I was cleaning my nose with saline solution and the plastic film came out after blowing... READ MORE

Can nose re-deviate during recovery from Septoplasty?

I had a Septoplasty 2 days ago. My nose was 100% deviated. My ENT told my family that some bone had to be removed. I did not see my surgeon after the... READ MORE

Septoplasty clear liquid.

I had a septoplasty 2 days ago and it bled for a day after, now today it is dripping clear liquid, no head ache though, is this normal after a... READ MORE

Is no bruising after my procedure normal?

I recently had septoplasty, rhinoplasty, turnbinate reduction, and vestibular reconstruction by the wonderful Dr. Anil R. Shah just 2 days ago.... READ MORE

Bleeding After Septorhinoplasty?

Hello, I had a septorhinoplasty surgery 2 days ago and i have bleeding. I have splint and nasal packing (tampon) in my nose. Today i went to my doctor... READ MORE

Is soaking drip pad and blood clot in nostril normal on day 2 after septorhinoplasty with turbinate reduction?

I had the surgery yesterday morning, and today I am soaking a lot of gauze with blood. I noticed a big blood clot in my right nostril and am concerned... READ MORE

Sneezing and crying after septoplasty

Hi, so i had my septoplasty operation just 2 days ago. After the operation i was fine, no pain at all but the next morning the sneezing wouldn't stop.... READ MORE

Can a septum become (re) deviated while splints are still in nose?

Two days ago I had a septoplasty. Yesterday, I was in a lot of pain and I thought that the splints were not inserted deeply enough. Thus, with my... READ MORE

When will it be okay to smoke weed after a septoplasty?

I got my septoplasty done about 2 days ago and was wondering if i could smoke to help with the pain. Are there any bad side effects? I am taking 5... READ MORE

I knocked the internal splint of the right nostril loose 2 days after my Septo/Rhinoplasty. Should I get this put back?

I hit my nose 2 days after my surgery and knocked the right splint slightly out of place. It doesn't seem like it will come out by itself, but the... READ MORE

Is a large dried up blood clot at the opening of the nose okay after septoplasty? (Photo)

I had Septoplasty with bilateral submucous resection turbinates and open reduction closed nasal fracture 2 days ago, the opening of my nose is... READ MORE

It's my second day after septoplasmy surgery. I am completely congested from dry crusty blood?

Since day 1 the blood has kept me breathing through my nose which i haven't slept in 2 days now. What should i do? READ MORE

Day 2 of septoplasty recovery some concerns I have

Day 2 of septoplasty recovery, Should i be worried if the inner nasal splints feel like they moved. my left nostril is still bleeding and right... READ MORE

How long till my septum looks straight after a septoplast?

Within the last two days I had a Septoplasty. The surgeron said everything went well. My one turbinate is larger than the other will this... READ MORE

How to cleanse nose and throat after throwing up having septoplasty?

I had septoplasty 2 days ago. I just threw up and some came out of my nose. Is there any way to try to clean the nose and throat? READ MORE

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