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Why do boxers have flat noses?

Why do boxers have flat noses?

Flat noses: Some are born that way. Those that started off with non flat noses - sustained nasal fractures (one of the hazards) and as result the bridge of the nose has become flat. ...Read more

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Can you tell me if Down syndrome people always have 'flat' noses?

Can you tell me if Down syndrome people always have 'flat' noses?

Not necessarily: Always is a rather broad term and a hard standard to fit. The Down syndrome pattern usually involves a broadening and flattening of the midface and the nose does not grow forward as much as that in the non down population. The skull also tends to be more box like than oblong. ...Read more

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If a baby has only has flat nose and no other DS feature what are possibilities to have DS?

If a baby has only has flat nose and no other DS feature what are possibilities to have DS?

A newborn's nose can: Be flattened from position in the womb or because (s)he resembles a family member. If concerned or curious, have your pediatrician examine the baby for other features, especially if poor feeding, low muscle tone, weak cry, trouble breathing are present. Babies with mosaic DS, Trisomy 21 in some, but not all cells, may have few features. Don't worry about asking your pediatrician if concerned. ...Read more

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How can I rebuild my flat nose to a broad nose?

Rhinoplasty: The wide, flat nose is commonly associated with the "ethnic" nose or contact sports. It is easy to correct with plastic surgery. Extreme caution must be exercised by choosing the plastic surgeon. Getting a good and safe result is highly dependent on the knowledge, artistic creativity and experience of the plastic surgeon.
Good luck. ...Read more

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Is it possible to cause permanent deformed nasal from constant pressure? Nose has been swollen, flat and deformed looking on one side for 10 months?

Is it possible to cause permanent deformed nasal from constant pressure? Nose has been swollen, flat and deformed looking on one side for 10 months?

It may be broken: If your nose is no longer appearing symmetrical, especially if is looks more pushed to one side, it may have been broken.
You might compare it its appearance in an old photo of yourself. If so, you might want to see an ENT specialist. Best wishes. ...Read more

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What is the definition or description of: Flat nose bridge?

What is the definition or description of: Flat nose bridge?

Flatness: A flatness of the bridge of the nose. See facial plastic surgeon for correction if necessary. ...Read more

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Any hereditary conditions or diseases that causes a flat nose bridge?

Any hereditary conditions or diseases that causes a flat nose bridge?

Multiple causes: For a definitive answer you should see an ENT or facial plastic surgeon for an exam. This may be genetic appearance, may be the result of infectious or allergic sinus disease or could even be the result of disease that effect small blood vessels and cartilage. Trauma could also be a factor. Please consult your physician. ...Read more

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What other physical features are usually correlated to a flat nose bridge?

Ethnic nose: Usually flat noses are associated with ethnic patients. They are correlate with a wide nasal bridge, which often includes a wide, poorly defined nasal tip. ...Read more

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What do you recommend if I have a flat and big nose, does that affect my eyes?

What do you recommend if I have a flat and big nose, does that affect my eyes?

No: Your nose shape will not negatively affect your eyes. If you are unhappy with your nose shape or breathing, consult an ENT surgeon to discuss options to reshape your nose. ...Read more

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My glasses fall off my flat nose bridge?

My glasses fall off my flat nose bridge?

Flat nose: You could consider an augmentation rhinoplasty. In my practice, I use rib cartilage for this which gives you life long improvement with little or no chance of rejecting the tissue or having a delayed infection. ...Read more

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Why is the bridge of my nose flat? Is nose shape genetic?

Why is the bridge of my nose flat? Is nose shape genetic?

Genetic or: Could be genetic (look at parents), trauma when young. Disease affecting nasal septum when young.
See ENT doc or facial plastic surgeon if considering correction. ...Read more

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I have a flat nose can I make it bigger without plastic surgery?

I have a flat nose can I make it bigger without plastic surgery?

Sometimes: Volume can be added to the nose with fillers. Sometimes referred to as a "liquid nosejob" or nonsurgical rhinoplasty. Not everyone is a candidate. Choose your specialist carefully. ...Read more

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Can you tell me if you have a flat nose because you have not a lot of cartilage on your nose bridge can you change it without having surgery?

Can you tell me if you have a flat nose because you have not a lot of cartilage on your nose bridge can you change it without having surgery?

Nose: Yes I can answer. Answer is No. Well unless you have someone break your nose and it will be a lot flatter. ...Read more

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I noticed lately that I Sleep better in my recliner chair then my actual bed. Why is it that when I lay flat in my bed my nose always Get congested?

I noticed lately that I Sleep better in my recliner chair then my actual bed. Why is it that when I lay flat in my bed my nose always Get congested?

It may be due to: Your body habitus or just the sinus drainage.
you should discuss this with your doctor if you are heavy weight loss may improve symptoms also put a foam wedge under the head of the bed and see if that helps. Its beter to sleep in bed than have legs dependent all night in a recliner ...Read more

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Can a too-flat nose be built up during rhinoplasty? My nose is very flat, without much of a bridge. Is there a way to build that up during rhinoplasty? .

Can a too-flat nose be built up during rhinoplasty? My nose is very flat, without much of a bridge. Is there a way to build that up during rhinoplasty? .

Augmentation Rhino: You may be a good candidate for and augmentation rhinoplasty with an implant if you feel your nose is too flat. Implants are often used for this purpose

https://pacificcenterplasticsurgery. Com/procedures/face/nose-reshaping/. ...Read more

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Glasses falling off nose from a flat nose bridge. Any surgical procedure to correct this?

Glasses falling off nose from a flat nose bridge. Any surgical procedure to correct this?

Rhinoplasty: Yes. A common complaint that people have is that they don't like their nasal bridge and like it to be improved with rhinoplasty. There are a number of different techniques that can be used to either augment or reduce that nasal bridge or dorsum. Consult with a facial plastic surgeon to find out more details. ...Read more

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Hi, recently developed a small red flat spot about 1-2 mm across on the bridge of my nose. Any ideas?

Hi, recently developed a small red flat spot about 1-2 mm across on the bridge of my nose. Any ideas?

Need to see a doctor: It's impossible to tell what this is without seeing a picture or examining in person. You need to see a professional. ...Read more

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Husband catch a cold running nose. Temperature is exactly 37.0, I have a baby 40 days old I'm afraid we have a small flat one room only. Danger?

Husband catch a cold running nose. Temperature is exactly 37.0, I have a baby 40 days old I'm afraid we have a small flat one room only. Danger?

Viral URI: Do not let your husband to touch baby or get close while coughing. Material from nose may contain virus and is transmissible. If baby gets the cold will probably recover uneventfully, but if develops fever, changes in sleeping, eating, irritability, behavior, etc., then see a pediatrician asap. ...Read more

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I skinned my nose doing gymnastics yesterday-it's flat, red, raw, and stinging. I have school pictures in two days - how can I make it heal quickly??

I skinned my nose doing gymnastics yesterday-it's flat, red, raw, and stinging. I have school pictures in two days - how can I make it heal quickly??

Not much: Unfortunately, there is not much that will speed it up for two days of healing time. You can put Neosporin on it to see if that would help. Sorry! ...Read more

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I have flat like bumps on my nose, it's kinda like a pimple that has been deflated, how would I get rid of that?

Nose lesion: I would see a dermatologist to make sure it is not a Basal Cell skin cancer, These often appear like a pimple that does not go away. ...Read more

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I painted my room its not well ventilated because im on ground floor flat and I got a sudden nose bleed from the left nostril, is it the fumes?

I painted my room its not well ventilated because im on ground floor flat and I got a sudden nose bleed from the left nostril, is it the fumes?

Could be: Due to irritation from the fumes with possible picking or blowing the nose causing rupture of tiny vessels in the nostrils. Ice and pressure may stop the bleeding. If bleeding continues emergency room evaluation will be helpful ...Read more

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I've had this flat bump on my nose for years and it won't go away. Its not a pimple anymore and it does not hurt. What can I do to get rid of it?

I've had this flat bump on my nose for years and it won't go away. Its not a pimple anymore and it does not hurt. What can I do to get rid of it?

Dermatologist: You may have a bit of scar tissue since you stated it started as a pimple. I would make an appointment with a Dermatologist to determine exactly what this bump is and what can be done for it. Meantime, do facial cleanings each day and use light acne cream to help promote skin turnover. Make appt sooner if it darkens or grows. ...Read more

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What to do if I have very flat and narrow nose bridge and when wearing glasses, they slip down my nose/away from my eyes?

What to do if I have very flat and narrow nose bridge and when wearing glasses, they slip down my nose/away from my eyes?

Change frame: This is very common in Asian populations. There are frames designed to deal with this - go to an optical shop offering personal service and have them help you with a better frame. ...Read more