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A 23-year-old female asked:

Is it possible to cause permanent deformed nasal from constant pressure? nose has been swollen, flat and deformed looking on one side for 10 months?

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Dr. Joseph Jeu
Family Medicine 45 years experience
It may be broken: If your nose is no longer appearing symmetrical, especially if is looks more pushed to one side, it may have been broken. You might compare it its appearance in an old photo of yourself. If so, you might want to see an ENT specialist. Best wishes.
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