Deviated nasal septum, how to straighten the nose ?
Suffered from nose block very frequently. in spring and winter i hat to inhale vaporubs everyday. this is from my school days. i recently took up software job and i have health insurance. i visited a doctor as part of corporate health check up. i told him this problem. he just put torch in my nose and told my nose is curved. it need to be corrected by surgery. my nose is straight only. he said the internal nose is curved. but putting torch only he told this. now i am worried. how to straighten the nose do any body know about this
thank god you people also are suffering the same problem which i had. i thought only me suffer this. my problem was since 18 years. it got so worsened that i need to take off from work many times i had this nose block. steam inhalation worked for only few days. after that it had no effect. drugs and drops in nose really worked. after two months it stoped working, than again new nose drops and tablets. i had to carry that drops all the time with me.fed up with this i decided to undergo surgery. the doctors put be to sleep and what they did i dont know. they made me breath in mouth for three four days. than i went back home. after 6 months the problem came back again. i went to my surgeon. he said its nothing and there is some swelling in nose that is because of altered air flow mechanics. in few days it will be ok. he said not to take any drugs.2 years after this now i feel very much relieved. surgery has worked for me. it takes time to see the effects of surgery.
Hi, even i had a deviation in the septum of the nose, ENT doctor had adivised me for a nasal surgery called septoplasty. i underwent the surgery, i had no complication while or during the surgery. later doctor had advised me few nose drops and tablets. i took the full course of it, i was fine no cold, running nose or any problem. for first 10 months i was enjoying the days i was having cold foods and hot foods with out any diet restrictions. after 10 months the cold, running nose, nose block started again. so surgery was only a temproary relief. doctor said its allergy, and best way to treat allergy is prevention of dust, i avoid cold foods, oily foods and others. now better than before, so try natural methods, green leaf vegetables and fresh fruits to be consumed a lot.
you probably have a deviated nasal septum for which you need to get a Septoplasty done,which is done under local or general anaesthesia.better done wth local anaesthesia.may or may not have an external deviation too but not obviosly in your case.here,we remove the bent parts of the nasal partition,so that your airway will become satisfactory.usually a simple uncomplicated surgery..donot worry.it is done with incision inside nose,no external scar will be there.
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hello doctor,I Have one query regarding nose surgery.My brother suffers from deviated nasal septum, which causes blockage and pain sometimes. Can u please provide me insights about how to go ahead or what are the possible things we can do, to make the deviated septum straight.
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hello sir, my son is 14 years old, he is detected with DNS( from last 2-3 years, doctors has advised for surgery only after he will be 16). Like any other teenager, he is very careless about his health. but I have noticed that his mouth is always open in the night, might be he is unable to breathe from nostrils. And his right side of nose is hardened and swallowed( where DNS is detected). One more thing, his mouth is full of mucus in the morning, and from last few days he is started coughing( light and intermittent). Thanks.
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I have just returned home after having septoplasty/rhinoplasty surgery. I am a 49 year old woman weighing 158 lbs in excellent health with no pre-surgery complications. My situation is that immediately upon awaking in the recovery area, I experienced burning and stinging in my nostrils, sore throat and pain in the chest. The sore throat and chest pain are the result of the breathing tube (it was a 4 hour surgery) and I was told by the nurse on duty that the nasal burning was due to the nasal sprays that were administered while I was under anesthesia. My question is, how long will it be before this burning subsides? This is actually the worst part of my experience thus far. I did have nasal packing performed which is being removed in two days - could the burning be related to this? I am currently taking Percocet for pain which is working well for the actual pain of the rhinoplasty, but it hardly touches the burning. Any advice would be greatly appreciated. Thank you.
I had septoplasty surgery approximately six weeks ago and I have a metalic taste in my mouth and am aware of bad breath as well. Could this be a result of my surgery. I find it very depressing and it is affecting my social confidence. I am in my forties, 70kg and 166cm tall.
I had sinus surgery three months ago (turbinate reduction and septoplasty .) my nose is now extremely dry no moisture whatsoever and I have trouble breathing at night (it feels like my nasal passages are too open and I can’t get enough pressure in...