Turbinate + Septoplasty Q&A
While I know the healing process takes months, especially for open procedures such as mine, I would like to know if there is anything I can do to... READ MORE
My nose gets congested on 1 side then switches later. believe this is a turbinate obstruction. during a septoplasty would they remove this entirely?... READ MORE
Recently I was diagnosed as having an inflamed turbinate on my left side only. Prior to this I also had difficulty with my right nostril, though that... READ MORE
I have an enlarged turbinate with a deviated septum. In my X-Ray scan, haziness is seen in right frontal sinus. Opacity is seen in left nasal cavity.... READ MORE
My ENT doctor says I need surgery for a deviated septum and enlarged turbinates. I was ready to have the surgery until I started reading about others... READ MORE
I had an enlarged turbinate with a deviated septum. In my X-Ray scan, haziness is seen in right frontal sinus. Opacity is seen in left nasal cavity.... READ MORE
I saw my ENT doctor yesterday and he said I had a deviation in my septum. He said my left nostril is about 70% blocked then said somethin about slight... READ MORE
I recently had Septoplasty & Turbinate Surgery, and I hit my nose. Should I be worried and go see my doctor?
I recently had Septoplasty & Turbinate Surgery, i got my splints removed and later that day i hit my nose with my arm, i was in so much pain. I'm... READ MORE
I had a septoplasty, rhinoplasty and Turbinectomy -outfracture & cautery of turbinates over 18 months ago. My breathing is WORSE than before I had... READ MORE
Septoplasty and turbinoplasty 8 weeks ago - my left nostril alternates closing. When I sit down or lie down, the left side closes too. What can I do?... READ MORE
Had 2 Septoplasty and Inferior Turbinate Resections addressing night nasal breathing difficulties when in prone position. Left nostril still has... READ MORE
More than one year ago I had a rhinoplasty for deviated septum and swollen turbinates, removed the dorsal hump and made the tip smaller. You can see... READ MORE
Recently I have started getting sick a lot, like I used to before the surgery. Can trimmed turbinates grow back?
I had a Septoplasty and my turbinates trimmed just over two years ago. Recently I have started getting sick a lot, like I used to before the surgery.... READ MORE
I had septoplasty, turbinate reduction, two lumps removed on the left/top side of nose. The surgery was 9 days ago, I wasn't too sore days 6-8,... READ MORE
Thanks in advance for your time. It's been a rough road as several ENTs & other doctors have missed the diagnosis for so long. 4 years ago, I had... READ MORE
A juggling ball hit the tip of my nose (straight on) and am in a bit of pain and have the sensation to my front teeth again. Has some damage been... READ MORE
I have deviated septum & vasomotor rhinitis. 2 surgeons with different approach, which should I go for?
Surgeon A suggests open septoplasty (V-incision on columella) because deviation is close to nostril & may do grafting to ensure nose has strong... READ MORE
Septoplasty and turbinoplasty 9 weeks ago - my left nostril alternates closing. When I sit down or lie down, the left side closes too. I continue the... READ MORE
I had my surgery today, around 10:30am. I woke from the surgery feeling great. Then around 4pm the pain meds stopped working and my left nostril... READ MORE