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A 42-year-old female asked:

had septoplasty 2 weeks ago, hit my nose today at the top, not really hard, it hurt only a min and theres a small bump come up, not painful, worried.

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Dr. Anthony Sclafani
Facial Plastic Surgery 32 years experience
Check with MD: While septoplasty generally doesn't weaken the nose, you should check with your surgeon. It is possible the new "bump" is just focal swelling.
Dr. Robert Alexander
Plastic Surgery 27 years experience
See your doctor: See your treating doctor for a look at the septal surgery site to see if any shift or damage of the septal position might have occurred. This is just smart precaution, particularly considering that swelling typically results from such a blow, which may not have damaged your repair.
Dr. Adam Hamawy
Dr. Adam Hamawy commented
Plastic Surgery 25 years experience
While most likely everything is okay, it's always a good idea to check in with your surgeon if you have any problems after a procedure.
May 18, 2013

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