A 30-year-old member asked:
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bump forming inside my nose after piercing. what do i do?

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Dr. Heidi Fowler
25 years experience Psychiatry
Septal piercing?: Perichondritis can occur with septal piercing. Keloid scar may develop with piercing. Recommend evaluation by dermatologist at this time.
Answered on Oct 20, 2013

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Recommend : evaluation by a dermatologist to determine if there are any treatment options for this.
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