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Suggest treatment for itching and dryness on nose after a rhinoplasty

I just had a rhinoplasty last saturday, he didn t put cast or packing (which is very comfy than having it on). this is my 10th day. my surgeon already removed the stiches from my nose (10thday) . My nose are really itchy, dry and oily. What can i do? Can i scratch it? my lips are also so dry and my cheeks are still swelling.. thank you
Wed, 30 Oct 2019
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Hi,

You may be having irritant contact dermatitis. The trigger may be dressing material..povidone iodine or else. Consult the Dermatologist for the perfect diagnosis and proper treatment...ok

Hope this helps.

Dr.Ilyas Patel, Dermatologist
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