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received a cartilege pierced septum (missed), and have noticed a jump from soft to hard under my skin on columella that wasn't there before..any ideas?

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Dr. Robert Stachler
30 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Bump on nose: the bump left from a nasal piercing may be scar tissue and even the start of a keloid. If it gets any bigger, see someone to maybe put some steroid in it to make it go away. An ENT Or plastic specialist. if it is more acute , warm and cold compress. Every 20 mins. Good luck
Answered on Apr 27, 2016
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