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A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. Christopher Marek
22 years experience Plastic Surgery
Not necessarily: For most surgeries all that is recommended is antibiotic around the time of the procedure unless you have nasal packing or internal splints. However, ... Read More

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A male asked:
Dr. Michel Siegel
28 years experience Facial Plastic Surgery
Rhinoplasty : Rhinoplasty is a very challenging surgery. Results will vary depending on the level of specialty from the surgeon performing the procedure. In the las ... Read More
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A 25-year-old male asked:
Dr. Scott Tucker
38 years experience Plastic Surgery
Yes: Shouldn't be a problem other than it will be swollen from your rhinoplasty for several weeks so you won't notice you filler result until that goes dow ... Read More
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A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Darryl Blinski
45 years experience Plastic Surgery
To detailed of quest: Best to seek in person second opinions to discuss your serious issues and be examined to find the dx>
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A 36-year-old male asked:
Dr. Martin Raff
55 years experience Infectious Disease
What is the question: See an ENT doctor for diagnosis and advice.
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A 51-year-old member asked:
Dr. Franklyn Gergits
28 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Nasal piercing: Hello, it is unlikely that the act of nasal piercing caused a sinus infection. Unless your piercing tract has been giving you trouble with infection, ... Read More
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A 56-year-old member asked:
Dr. Adam King
Dr. Adam King answered
14 years experience Internal Medicine and Pediatrics
No: Typically they are not.
A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Anthony Sclafani
31 years experience Facial Plastic Surgery
Perhaps: Non-surgical rhinoplasty does not change the nasal architecture, only the tissues above the cartilage and bone. Depending upon where and how the mate ... Read More
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A 43-year-old male asked:
Dr. Otto Placik
33 years experience Plastic Surgery
May need culture: You may need an antibiotic change based on cultures if you are it responding to your current regiment. As always remain in close contact with your sur ... Read More
A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Keith Denkler
41 years experience Plastic Surgery
Rhinoplasty : The medical term for a nose job is rhinoplasty. Septoplasty refers to straightening the internal septum to help with breathing. Septorhinoplasty is ... Read More
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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Som Kohanzadeh
16 years experience Plastic Surgery
Depends: Depending on your nasal passageways, in particular if you have a deviated septum and or collapsed internal valves (there are valves that separate the ... Read More
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A 53-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Underbrink
21 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Unusual: An acute sinusitis is usually accompanied by drainage and sinus pressure or pain. Chronic infections may be unaccompanied by drainage and just have s ... Read More
A 55-year-old male asked:
Dr. Susan Arnoult
24 years experience Family Medicine
Hopefully permanent: The goal of the sinus surgery would be to cut down significantly on the number of sinus infections you get. It's not a guarantee but it should defini ... Read More
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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Thomas Fiala
32 years experience Plastic Surgery
Technically...: ...Fixing a deviated septum is called a "septoplasty". It can help with breathing, and can also help straighten a crooked nose. That's somewhat diff ... Read More
A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ralph Rosato
35 years experience Plastic Surgery
Surgery is not 100%: No procedure can be 100 % effective. There are to many variables. However if your breathing difficulty is caused by the deviated septum it should be i ... Read More
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A 38-year-old male asked:
Dr. Bryan Levey
26 years experience Pediatrics
Maybe: Could be bacterial. Could be viral. Could be fingernail. If it is accompanied by discharge and crusting, and if it fails to self resolve after se ... Read More
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A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
See ENT: (ear, nose, throat specialist - otolaryngology).
A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. John Chiu
Dr. John Chiu answered
56 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Check with doctor: There is something not right here. First make sure that there is nothing foreign , like a gauze, left in the sinus cavity. Make sure that you don't ... Read More
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A 51-year-old member asked:
Dr. Deborah Wong
33 years experience Family Medicine
Yes and no: If you have both deviated septum and sinus problems then you will need endoscopic surgery. Deviated septum repair is a more conventional surgery, and ... Read More
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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Curtis Wong
32 years experience Plastic Surgery
Septoplasty swelling: Could make your nose look different but once the swelling goes down, you nose should be what it was prior to your procedure. If your nose is truly c ... Read More
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A 43-year-old female asked:
Dr. Steven Giannotta
48 years experience Neurosurgery
Could be: What does your ontologist say.
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A 44-year-old female asked:
Dr. James Goodpaster
28 years experience Dentistry
Most likely no: There is no reason that you should need a catheter for sinus surgery. The procedure is relatively short in time & often done out-patient. That said, ... Read More
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A 25-year-old male asked:
Dr. Tarek Nashawi
19 years experience Hospital-based practice
Yes: Get rid of anything that have caused that. Start an over the counter decongestant. If symptoms don't improve see an allergist.
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