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Flat Nasal Bridge Infant
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 moreSee 2 more doctor answers
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
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?
14 month is delayed cognitive and physical. He gets excited around bright lights. He still has folds under eyes and flat nasal bridge. What is this?
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
Possibly.: Please submit clear & specific questions about nasal bridge piercings. 1 question per entry is best. Clarify and re-ask. ...Read more
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
It is a: Flattened nasal bridge that recedes inward.Get a more detailed answer ›
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
Very prominent bony nasal bridge after septoplasty and turbinate reduction. Not noticeable before. Why?
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?
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.
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I had HA fillers in my nasal bridge 2 days ago. There is an area that is pitted and particularly bruised. It seems to be spreading. Is this necrosis?
Nasal necrosis: You need to report this immediately to your doctor and be checked for a complication ...Read more
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
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 moreSee 6 more doctor answers
What can affect left eye, bones of nasal bridge, left temporal, cause blurred vision. Nasal congest left side, bone loss under left eye between and pain
A right hook from mike
My 2 day old infant is having cold, due to which her nose is choked. We're using a saline nasal drop as needed. Kindly provide your input on this.?
Nasal congestion: At 2do the primary cause of congestion are irritants. House dust, fragrance, perfumes, detergent or cleaning products all leave scents that don't bother adults but irritate a babies nose. A good nasal clean out with saline can remove much of this irritant load, but removing the offending irritants from babies life helps more in the long run. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer