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Nose Cartilage Pimple
Cartilage is a specialized type of tissue found in joints and areas that two bones come together. It is made up of specialized cells that live in the midst of proteins and sugars that absorb and release water similar to a sponge. Healthy cartilage helps decrease friction in joints, absorbs shock and protects the ends of the bone. Degradation of ...Read more
Will smiling very wide, damage the nose or the nose cartilage? Could it hurt the nose or the nose cartilage?
Ear yanked hard 10/8.Tender bump at post opening to canal is like broken nose septum would jut into nostril.Ache.Ear lift yields old canal shape. Do?
I think I have staph on forehead now sore neck pimple inside nose runny nose increasingly productive cough?
Stap nose, stiifneck: Seek immediate medical examination and therapy...Get a more detailed answer ›
After rubbing my nose alot, skin on upper nose feels slightly swollen(not noticeable by looking). Some tenderness, but bone feels stable. Nose broken?
Skin irritation: Rubbing one's nose should not cause a fracture (broken nose). It usually requires a fairly hard hit on the nose or nasal bridge to cause a fracture. What you are describing sounds like skin irritation and some minimal trauma from the rubbing. It may also be due to whatever is causing you to rub your nose so much. ...Read more
Can nose picking make nose go bigger just as a stretched ear lobe (Piercing)? If not, how could the ear lobe be stretched?
Of course. Like all: tissues, as they are torn down & rebuilt, life long, new structure is based on previous structure combined with both internal controls (still poorly understood) and external forces. Rebuilding, restructuring of nose tissues follow same principles, structure over time powerfully influenced by both degree and persistence of external inputs altering physical structure, as in plastic surgery, etc. ...Read more
Hemostatic solution: You probably lacerated the inside mucosa of the nose, apply pressure and lay down as blood pressure might increase, tray to apply any hemostatic solution sold over the ouster in the drugs store. You should be fine , but if cognition persists you should see a doctor asap. ...Read more
White hard, non-moveable lump, in right side of nostril wall. Nose bleeds, post nasal drip, hard to breathe through nose. Smell has gone. Any clue?
Nasal polyp: There are several possible causes including polyps. See an ENT doctor and have it evaluated. ...Read more
It will heal: Nose cartilage does heal on it's own. This is great if your nose is straight but if your nose has been broken then the bones may make the softer cartilage take an abnormal shape and then your nose may heal in that abnormal shape. So if you have any injuries to your nose i would see an ENT and have it evaluated. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Hit nose on wall, nothing looks different (no swelling, no black eye). Feel tiny bump on left side of nose. Nose burns to breathe, stuffy too. Help?
Well : This requires in person consult with primary care doctor or Ear nose and throat or emergency doctor for specific diagnosis and treatment to see if your nose is broken ...Read more