Sinus + Septoplasty Q&A
I recently had an MRI done because I have sinus problems and it revealed a large septal bone spur. Would the removal of the septal spur alter the... READ MORE
I am having a septoplasty, turbinectomy and endoscopic sinus surgery performed at the same time. What is a realistic recovery period and what should I... READ MORE
I had to have septoplasty to help my breathing through one nostril. I am 4 weeks post op and one the opposite side has been blocked and very... READ MORE
4 days after sinus surgery/ septoplasty I can't smell or taste. Why was it fine the day after surgery?
All other healing has been well, and pain had been minimal. Not sure why I could smell/ taste right after the surgery, but lost it swiftly a day after... READ MORE
Once the septum is repaired during septoplasty, how resilient is it? I underwent septoplasty, turbinate resection and sinus polypectomy on... READ MORE
I had my septoplasty opperation over a year ago and had inflamed tissue removed from my sinus as well. I've had plenty of time to heal and my airway... READ MORE
Dec 22,2015 I had septoplasty w/turbinate reduction.3 weeks after my surgery I noticed a perforation&a nasty smell.On week 5 I noticed my perforation... READ MORE
6 mos post septoplasty, very congested w large, dried mucous "crusts". It's hard to remove & my sinuses are tender.
This happens every couple of months since my surgery. I was very congested for a week before the dried, green mucous became dislodged. My sinuses are... READ MORE
I have septoplasty and turbinate reduction scheduled for tomorrow! But I think I have an ear infection and possibly sinus also. My ear and sinus... READ MORE
I have been on oxygen therpy almost 8 mo. and have a lot of blood and dried out sinuses. I have tried everything even a humidifyer on the concentrater... READ MORE
Stinky smell like sweat socks when i breathe, its in the left side of my nose only. 20 days after sinus surgery. Should I worry?
I had endoscopic sinus surgery, septoplasty and turbinate reduction. . extreme headache, dizziness, blurry vision, clear nonsmelly discharge from my... READ MORE
After 4-5 days of hiking in altitudes above 7000 feet, my sinuses (I believe) beging to close. It becomes very difficult to breathe through my nose,... READ MORE
Hi, I had a Septoplasty about a year ago to correct a deviated septum and have been coughing up little brown pieces which I have really no idea what... READ MORE
I've had sinus pain, throbbing on one side of my nose for decade,I was headbutted on the nose (septum deviated as a result) ENTs not found evidence of... READ MORE
It has been 3 weeks after my Septoplasty Inferior Turbinoplasty surgery. My nose still feels somewhat congested although my doc said that the pathway... READ MORE
Saw an ENT at Kaiser in Panorama City for sinus issues, offered to remove the hump and lift the tip of my nose. My insurance covers it. He has over 25... READ MORE
I had Septoplasty 3 weeks ago and now have hard crusts at the opening of the sinus cavity on both sides. They seem to have formed from mucous and... READ MORE
I had sinus surgery and my forehead sinuses were blocked. I believe they are called the frontal sinuses. When I went back for suctioning, I saw there... READ MORE
Chronic Trouble with my Left Nostril/sinus for over a Year - Pain/nerve/burning/infections/tiredness/no Fever?
Since having a baby I have had trouble with my left nostril/sinus. I have been told I have a deviated septum. It seems to "flare up", it will begin... READ MORE
I had septoplasty, tubinate reduction and endoscopic sinus surgery 3 weeks ago tomorrow. This week I started blowing out large blood clots. I'm still... READ MORE