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Nasal septum deviation and septoplasty - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Doctor :   Hi
Doctor :   How can I help you
User :   I m very badly suffering from a sinus problem
User :   I consulted ent specialist but it wasnt cured
Doctor :   since when are you having this condition and Are you on any treatment for it now
User :   365days i m suffering from that.Doctor said to me that there is a deviation in the bone so it wont be cured
Doctor :   then you should go in for the corrective surgery for it at the earliest since it has been causing you trouble
User :   for so many years i have this problem and now a days it is more than previous
User :   but as per his suggetion if i'll do that again it will grow
Doctor :   With out correcting the Deviated Septum there is no way that you can obtain the Complete Cure for the Sinusitis
Doctor :   there are chances for it to get back to the original position but then you need to give yourself the chance the benefit since the recurrence is not common and not seen in every one
Doctor :   Septoplasty is the only way to repair a deviated septum.
User :   what is that?
Doctor :   Symptoms due to the deviated septum such as nosebleeds and nasal obstruction often completely resolve.
Doctor :   that would be the Procedure that would need to be performed in you the correction of the Nasal Septum
User :   can u explain me that? where it is done and is it expensive?
Doctor :   well it has been done in almost all the leading Hospitals and the ENT surgeon will be Doctor that you will need to meet
User :   can u explain me that and where it is done? is it expensive?
Doctor :   airway obstruction, chronic sinusitis or frequent nosebleeds are the indications for surgery to correct a deviated septum (septoplasty)
Doctor :   During septoplasty, your nasal septum is repositioned in the center of your nose. This may require your surgeon to cut and remove parts of your septum before reinserting it in the proper position.
Doctor :   In the Charitable institution it would cost any where between Rs. 3000/- to 5000/-
User :   hello
Doctor :   Yes you wanted to ask some thing
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