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A 35-year-old male asked:

I had septoplasty 3weeks ago bcs my left nostril had block i breathe good after surgry but now prob is same i not get satisfy ans from doc please advice.

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Dr. Sanford Archer
ENT and Head and Neck Surgery 40 years experience
Nasal congestion: Post op congestion can be related to nasal dryness and crusting, turbinate swelling or persistent septal deviation if you accidentally bumped your nose. Use some saline spray and drink more fluids, plan on a revisit with your surgeon in 1 month if your symptoms don't improve.
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