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I have depressed nasal bridge, is it normal? To me I don't look normal

I have depressed nasal bridge, is it normal? To me I don't look normal

Ethnic variations: Facial features vary from ethnic culture to ethnic culture. As such what is considered normal in one culture may not be viewed the same in another. If you have concerns about a depressed nasal bridge, you should consult with a facial surgeon or plastic surgeon to discuss your concerns and to find out what options you have for treatment. ...Read more

Dr. Pamela Pappas
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Depression (Definition)

Depression is a mood disorder that can affect behavior and emotions. Symptoms of depression include feeling down most of the time, losing interest in previously enjoyable activities, increase or decrease in appetite or weight, sleeping more or less, becoming easily agitated or lethargic, feeling worthless, feeling guilty, having difficulty concentrating, thinking more about death and dying. Depression can sometimes result in suicidal thoughts and plans. In this case, emergent ...Read more


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I have depressed nasal bridge, is it normal? To me I don't look normal

Ethnic variations: Facial features vary from ethnic culture to ethnic culture. As such what is considered normal in one culture may not be viewed the same in another. If you have concerns about a depressed nasal bridge, you should consult with a facial surgeon or plastic surgeon to discuss your concerns and to find out what options you have for treatment. ...Read more

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Can the nasal bridge bone regrow after a rhinoplasty?

Can the nasal bridge bone regrow after a rhinoplasty?

Nasal bridge: The bone cannot grow back (it is rare), however with time the scar tissue can pull the bone in different directions and lead to an appearance of a new bony growth. ...Read more

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I have a bony prominence on my nasal bridge. It has always been there. Sometimes when I get headache I feel it orginates from this lump. Wt shld I do?

I have a bony prominence on my nasal bridge. It has always been there. Sometimes when I get headache I feel it orginates from this lump. Wt shld I do?

If your: Nose was not broken in the past the bony protuberance probably has NO clinical significance...you might consider visiting a Board Certified Plastic/or Ear Nose Throat surgeon for an opinion.

Hope this is helpful
Dr Z ...Read more

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Is it bad to have a broad nasal bridge?

Is it bad to have a broad nasal bridge?

Mostly not an issue: The only problem with a broad nasal bridge is the style of eyeglasses needed for which this bridge can provide support. If the broad bridge is in harmony with your overall face, it can be quite appealing. ...Read more

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My 4 month old baby has a wide nasal bridge and wide nose is this normal?

My 4 month old baby has a wide nasal bridge and wide nose is this normal?

Common: Most children in this age group have wide nasal bridge and wide nose. This is because the nasal bone develops well after birth and the nose gets to its normal shape later. This is one of the reasons why some children look cross eyed even tho they are normal. ...Read more

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I have a 1 month baby born with a prominent broad nasal bridge. Is there something to be done at this age for this craniofacial abnormality?

I have a 1 month baby born with a prominent broad nasal bridge. Is there something to be done at this age for this craniofacial abnormality?

May be normal: We get so used to the way older kids and adults look that sometimes we are bothered by normal variations in a newborn. The midface begins to appear more narrow as the nose begins to grow forward in middle childhood. Infants tend to be flat faced and the nasal root can be broad and normal. Discuss this with you pediatrician. There are published standards for the normal variations of these features. ...Read more

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Can you tell me about nasal bridge piercing questions?

Can you tell me about nasal bridge piercing questions?

Possibly.: Please submit clear & specific questions about nasal bridge piercings. 1 question per entry is best. Clarify and re-ask. ...Read more

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What is the definition or description of: Low nasal bridge?

What is the definition or description of: Low nasal bridge?

Low nasal bridge: The nasal bridge can be lower in its placement, often
flat and can be a soft neurological sign of genetic abnormality in newborns. ...Read more

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Does a flat nasal bridge and wide set eyes always mean a chromosome disorder?

Does a flat nasal bridge and wide set eyes always mean a chromosome disorder?

No: Sometimes this is a normal inherited trait. Try to see if others in the family share that trait. If you suspect that this person has a chromosome disorder, the doctors that diagnose them are called genetecists. If the person is your child it's best to see a pediatrician about your concerns first. (of course, if this is a coworker or the like, it's best to just leave it be ;). ...Read more

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My 4months baby has cold for week. Yesterday I noticed a swelling on sides of nose and nasal bridge he'snt febrile with clear discharge wut could it be?

My 4months baby has cold for week. Yesterday I noticed a swelling on sides of nose and nasal bridge he'snt febrile with clear discharge wut could it be?

URI: Sounds like viral upper respiratory infection (uri). If problem with feeding, take to your doctor. Swelling: when people describe it is a relative term. Hard to judge based on description. Good idea to show to your doctor. ...Read more

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I hv allergic rhinosinusitis, doc gave steroid and antihistamine. Said my nasal bridge is bent but smtims treating allergy will fix d bridge. Pls. Advice?

I hv allergic rhinosinusitis, doc gave steroid and antihistamine. Said my nasal bridge is bent but smtims treating allergy will fix d bridge. Pls. Advice?

Treating allergies: Would help relieve congestion of nasal passages bent nasal septum would rarely affect breathing unless really severe, follow up with your doctor who would refer you to an Allergist/ENT specialist, good luck ...Read more

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How many surgeons should I consult before scheduling a revision rhinoplasty? I am discussing with my family the possibility of a revision rhinoplasty following an unsuccessful nose job. The nasal bridge seems too wide and I don't like the way it looks. I

How many surgeons should I consult before scheduling a revision rhinoplasty? I am discussing with my family the possibility of a revision rhinoplasty following an unsuccessful nose job. The nasal bridge seems too wide and I don't like the way it looks. I

Revision rhinoplasty: Choosing a revision rhinoplasty surgeon can at the outset seem like a daunting task. It's important to choose a list of potential surgeons critically before narrowing down the ones to consult with based on board-certification, training, credentials, patient reviews, before/after pictures, etc. I would recommend a minimum of 3 consultations, and a maximum of as many as it takes to feel comfortabl. ...Read more

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I believe I got empty nose syndrome, anything I can do? Effecting my mood and feeling depressed. Hate this feeling

Empty nose or: Empty nest syndrome? For wide nasal cavity - see an ear/nose/throat specialist. If your children have left the nest, find other paths to meaning in your life. Take care. ...Read more

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I have a depression type scar above the nose pls suggest any medicine which fills the deression and removes the scar?

I have a depression type scar above the nose pls suggest any medicine which fills the deression and removes the scar?

None: There is no MEDICATION that could help fill in a depression that you're referring to and remove a scar caused by what sounds to have been a traumatic injury.

If this is of concern to you then, consider consulting a facial plastic surgeon and see what their opinion may be. ...Read more

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Possible depression because of my very prominent nose. What should I do?

Possible depression because of my very prominent nose. What should I do?

Mirror work: Body image issues are addressed with mirror work exercises and developing a sense of self-worth and identity not based on the size of your nose or waist or hips any other body part. If the condition doesn't seem to move sometimes people have the surgery to help "change from the outside in". I don't judge people who choose that option. Try therapy first and then decide. ...Read more

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Is Mederma helps to fill depression type scar above the nose due to injury?

Is Mederma helps to fill depression type scar above the nose due to injury?

It is for thickened: Scars, not depressed ones. Fillers work best to fill depressed scars, and lasers. ...Read more

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Would pressing hard on the inner eye sockets, area in between the nose make that area more depressed or change the shape?

Would pressing hard on the inner eye sockets, area in between the nose make that area more depressed or change the shape?

The bony orbit: Is composed of multiple bones that protect the globe (eye) from trauma and impact. The bony walls are not normally malleable and should not change shape with digital manipulation. The shape of the orbit after childhood does not normally change in axial length or diameter. ...Read more

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I'm taking remeron (mirtazapine) for depression but im having runny, stuffy nose does this mean my immune system is bad?

I'm taking remeron (mirtazapine) for depression but im having runny, stuffy nose does this mean my immune system is bad?

Remeron (mirtazapine) side effects: It is well known that Remeron (mirtazapine) may produce symptoms similar to upper respiratory disease. That is probably what you are experiencing. Doubt bad immune system. ...Read more

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What is the best thing decrease mucus & milk sensitivity, I can't give up dairy products but my nose allergy depressed me?

What is the best thing decrease mucus & milk sensitivity, I can't give up dairy products but my nose allergy depressed me?

? two conditions: That you suffer from, ? lactose intolerance not true milk allergy, and Rhinitis which might be due to environmental allergens, or due to drugs that you are on, if you are in Cairo, Egypt, check vezeeta. Com or doctoruna. Com for an American Board Certified Allergist in your area, take care ...Read more

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When I take panadol (acetaminophen), my depression symptoms disappear & feel so good but I get my nose allergy and inflammed, What does that mean?

When I take panadol (acetaminophen), my depression symptoms disappear & feel so good but I get my nose allergy and inflammed, What does that mean?

Unclear but: I will venture a guess that Panadol makes you feel good but then your nasal symptoms worsen. There are very unusual effects from the drug but if you feel good with Panadol, just beware of the fact that high doses can damage your liver. I have no explanation as to why Panadol worsens your nose although Penadol sensitivity, albeit extremely rare, has been reported. ...Read more

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Symptoms are numbness around the nose and mouth and chest pains. Found that it could be linked to depression and paresthesia. Thoughts?

Symptoms are numbness around the nose and mouth and chest pains. Found that it could be linked to depression and paresthesia. Thoughts?

Dr. B is 100%: anxiety and depression generally are not immediately life threatening problems. Your heart is. You need to get your heart evaluated ASAP, you may not have a second chance. ...Read more

Dr. Caroline Cribari
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Melancholia (Definition)

This is an old term for depression or dysthymia (mildly low mood), from the belief that it was caused by excess ...Read more


Dr. Jack Mutnick
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Nasal (Definition)

NaSal is a nasal preparation which is a kind of ...Read more