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Intermittent Nose Swelling
Broken nose: If there is no breathing obstruction or nose bleed correction can wait until the child is older. If cosmetic correction is needed then surgery should be considered for the present. ...Read more
Swelling is the enlargement of organs, skin, or other body parts. It is caused by a buildup of fluid in the tissues. The extra fluid can lead to a rapid increase in weight over a short period of time (days to weeks). Swelling can occur all over the body (generalized) or only in one part ...Read more
I think I may have broken my nose. How should I be able to tell if it is for sure or not and how should I make the pain and swelling go down. ?
My nose has been swelling on and off for 9 months now, the tip area is hard and it feels like the swelling is getting worse, what should I do? Thanks!
Nose swelling: Hello, the nasal swelling you are experiencing needs to be evaluated by your doctor. It could be an infection that needs medical therapy. ...Read more
I have a swelling on my nose from the bridge and its paining, can't even blown my nose nor touch that area. This is happened since 4 days.
Needs evaluation: Sometimes a nasal infection not necessarily a sinus infection can do this. It usually requires an antibiotic to alleviate it. It could be an external problem with the skin of the nose, but there should be redness of the skin or some sign of localized irritation. See a doctor for rx. ...Read more
I woke up with facial swelling fr in my cheek, next to my nose. There is no pain but I don't know what is causing it.
Swelling: Likely due to position when sleeping should resolve shortly after being up and about. ...Read more
I have swelling of my upper right lip under my nose. Not sure what caused it but i really need help to get it to go away.
I had gotten my nose piercing done few years back, and now a swelling is being formed in that area... What could it be? Please help!
Infection?: It is possible that the nose ring has caused an infection, or rather the opening of the skin to respiratory bacteria has caused it. It could possibly be chronic irritation from movement of the ring which is creating a fibroma (a chronic irritation causing excess tissue to be formed). I know it is a popular cosmetic look for youth, but really it is unwise for a number of reasons. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
I have severe pain and swelling to the right side of my face, across my nose. I believe its an abscess, it's a weekend. I don't know what to do?!
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