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Can hard coughing cause post rhinoplasty problems?

12 doctors weighed in
Dr. Robert Alexander
Surgery - Plastics
5 doctors agree

In brief: Yes

Anything that causes increased pressure or exertion may result in bleeding or more swelling in are of surgery.
Usually does not cause any long-term problem with the rhinoplasty as long as the swelling is resolved fairly quicky. Nasal bleeding tendancy is for about 7-14 days post surgery.

In brief: Yes

Anything that causes increased pressure or exertion may result in bleeding or more swelling in are of surgery.
Usually does not cause any long-term problem with the rhinoplasty as long as the swelling is resolved fairly quicky. Nasal bleeding tendancy is for about 7-14 days post surgery.
Dr. Robert Alexander
Dr. Robert Alexander
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Dr. David Sherris
Facial Plastic Surgery
2 doctors agree

In brief: Yes

It can cause bleeding.

In brief: Yes

It can cause bleeding.
Dr. David Sherris
Dr. David Sherris
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Dr. Todd Sisto
Breast Surgery

In brief: Unlikely

Could increase oozing or swelling.

In brief: Unlikely

Could increase oozing or swelling.
Dr. Todd Sisto
Dr. Todd Sisto
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Dr. Otto Placik
Surgery - Plastics

In brief: Possibly

It may cause bleeding or disruption if the nasal bone reduction.

In brief: Possibly

It may cause bleeding or disruption if the nasal bone reduction.
Dr. Otto Placik
Dr. Otto Placik
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Dr. Michael Matthew
Surgery - Plastics

In brief: Possibly

If you need to cough or sneeze do it with your mouth open to direct the pressure out of your mouth instead of your recently operated nasal passages.

In brief: Possibly

If you need to cough or sneeze do it with your mouth open to direct the pressure out of your mouth instead of your recently operated nasal passages.
Dr. Michael Matthew
Dr. Michael Matthew
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