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A 41-year-old member asked:

Why is there a red bump around my nose piercing? could it be a sign of infection?

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Dr. Oscar Novick
Pediatrics 58 years experience
Red bumpy nose: Yes or you could be allergic to the nickel which is probably in the nose ring.Consult your doctor for further evaluation and treatment.

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Last updated Jul 13, 2016

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