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Recovery Time: Septoplasty, Turbinectomy and Endoscopic Sinus Surgery at the Same Time?

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

Nose Blocked at Night 4 Weeks After Septoplasty and Turbinectomy and Very Dry Pharynx and Mouth. Recommendations?

Hi, I had septo and tb done 4 weeks ago. When I sleep on my right side or on the back my right nostril gets blocked and the left one's half... READ MORE

Why Can't I Stop Sneezing After Septoplasty and Turbinectomy?

Hi, I recently had a septoplasty, turbinectomy and rhinoplasty one month ago. This was because I couldn't breath at night. I'm doing the nasal... READ MORE

Septoplasty And Turbinoplasty Bad Recovery?

I had may operation 7 days ago.On second day I got infection. Until today I cannot breath because both my nostrils a blocked. My right nostril is... READ MORE

Is It Common With Septoplasty To Also Have Bilateral Turbinectomy?

Hi doctor, I am a 23 year old women from Ohio who under went orthognathic surgery ( osteotomy lefort 1 impaction) 3 months ago, and i have a little... READ MORE

Having a Septoplasy, Bilateral Endoscopic Intranasal, Ethmoidectomies, Bilateral Partial Turbinectomies and Nasal Endoscopy?

Hello I am having that procedure above. I have heard that the tissue can grow back. How comon is this? What is the chance of tisssue growing back? My... READ MORE

Septoplasty Turbinectomy Tonsilectomy 12 Weeks Ago: Nose Tip Deviated, Obstructed Nostril, Worse Breathing, Odor? (photo)

I had no idea I had a deviated septum. Doctor advised correction thinking it was causing symptoms along with my tonsils. I asked if appearance would... READ MORE

Septoplasty and Turbinectomy still feel stuffiness at one month post-op?

Hello, I had a septoplasty and turbinectomy it's been exactly a month and while I may be able to breath through my nose... it is not exactly a great... READ MORE

I Have Breathing Problems, Nasal Obstruction. Had Septo/Turbinoplasty With No Results?

I have breathing problems when I'm in hot places or I am agited or exercising. Five years ago I had nasal surgery to fix the problem, the surgeon make... READ MORE

Would a Turbinectomy Help Me with Breathing Problems and Severe Headaches? Does my Septum Appear to Be Deviated? (photo)

I am 16 years old girl and I have chronic severe headaches, problems breathing through my nose(mostly from my left side) and a reduced sense of smell.... READ MORE

Why are one of my airways bigger than the other in my nose? Will this change after swelling goes down?

I recently had a septoplasty/turbinoplasty (6 days ago) and I had my splints taken out 2 days ago. My nostrils are starting to even out and I think... READ MORE

I Had a Septoplasty & Partial Turbinectomy and my Surgeon Said That I Am Not Allowed to Flush my Nose for 3 Weeks. Is This True?

I just had a septoplasty & turbinectomy. My surgeon told me to remove the packaging by myself on Sunday. It consists of 2 fingers of a latex glove... READ MORE

I had a nasal septoplasty and double turbinectemy done 3 months ago and now have a partial blockage again. Is this normal?

In the last week I have noticed a partial blockage again in my left nasal cavity (the side that had a complete blockage prior to surgery). It feels... READ MORE

Nose Trauma Eight Days After Septoplasty/turbinectomy. Is my Surgery Ruined?

I hit my nose fairly hard by running into a doorway when I wasn't paying attention. My nose was stopped up and unbreathable for 4-5 days after the... READ MORE

I had a turnbinectomy with "outfracture" but was not aware of the outfracture complications or even was informed of it. Lawsuit?

My symptoms since the surgery have been headaches..facial and teeth pain with sensitivity, breathing difficulties, scabbing, dizziness, difficulty... READ MORE

Loss of smell/taste one month after sinus surgery with septoplasty/turbinectomy. Should I be worried?

I had surgery on all four sinuses with turbinectomy, septoplasty and polyp removal one month ago. Since the surgery I have completely loss my sense of... READ MORE

Open Septo-rhinoplasty, Turbinectomy and FESS Operation? (photo)

Hello, i had open septo-rhinoplasty, terbinectomy and FESS operation 18 days ago, 2 days after I took the cast off and finished my antibiotics, i... READ MORE

How is my nose healing properly after septoplasty/turbinectomy with NO stitches, packing, or splints?

About a week ago, I had a septoplasty and turbinectomy. Beforehand, I had read up on it and so I was expecting dissolvable packing, splints, stitches,... READ MORE

Recovery time from septoplasty with turbinectomy?

I've had septoplasty with turbinectomy and ethmoidectomy 2 weeks ago. I was told by the surgeon at one week that all looked good and the remaining... READ MORE

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