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Painful reddish spot on the nose. Broken cartilage?

I have a red spot on my nose that really hurts when I touch it. It is at the tip, just left of the tip. I rolled over on my nose in my sleep about a week ago. It is possible I broke some cartilege doing that? I actully think it s getting slightly better, after a week or so. There is no pimple , just a round red spot that hurts from the inside to outside of my nose.
Asked On : Thu, 31 Jan 2013
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hi pegzilla. i have gone through your problem. dont worry this is not a broken times during sleep due to mild irritation u might have rubbed the tip of nose resulting in red spot formation.u can apply local antibiotic Muprocin twice a day. You will be relieved.
Answered: Sat, 2 Feb 2013
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