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Revision nose surgery is performed as follows;

· First of all, it is necessary to be examined by the aesthetic surgeon. This inspection needs to be detailed. Needs, requirements and solutions should be discussed during the inspection.

Revision rhinoplasty surgeries are also performed with general anesthesia.

In aesthetic nose surgeries, the nose is reshaped by repositioning and repositioning the cartilages in the nose.

Since almost all of the cartilage in the nose is used in the first nose surgeries, revision nose tip surgery is performed by removing cartilage from the ear or rib in revision surgeries.

For the use of bone or cartilage for the nose, it is recommended to be taken from the person’s own body. Cartilage taken from the bones of another person may cause an allergic reaction in the patient.

The duration of revision nose tip surgery may be different depending on the structure and condition of the nose.

Revision rhinoplasty

After Revision Rhinoplasty

A splint or plaster can be used to protect and properly heal the nose. Sometimes soft inner splints or special self-melting pads can be placed inside the nose. Fixed positioning of the nose is required for approximately 24 to 48 hours after the revision nasal tip surgery.

Raising the head at chest level while lying down or resting reduces bleeding and swelling.

Small gauze pads placed in your nostrils can block any runny nose. After the surgery, nurses should explain to the patient how these pads should be changed.

The occurrence of bruises on the eyes and eyelids after revision nose tip surgeries is considered normal by plastic surgeons. All swellings and bruises heal within 7 days. Ice compresses can help reduce swelling and bruising.

When Should Revision Surgery Be Performed?

Whether or not a revision nose surgery is needed immediately after the first rhinoplasty is not clear in the first 1 to 3 months because the swelling in the nose continues. A very obvious asymmetry etc. If there is, revision nose surgery can be applied in the early period.

It is useful to wait at least 6 months, ideally 1 year, to decide on the revision surgery and to determine the scope of the surgery. However, there are some exceptional cases. Immediately after the operation, noticeable defects can be corrected in the early period, preferably by the same surgeon, by surgery. Again, in cases where the nose is too small, revision can be made in the early period without the development of adhesions and tight connective tissue.

Is Revision Nose Surgery Appropriate for Me?

The patient characteristics who can have revision nose surgery can be listed as follows;

Revision rhinoplasty can be performed on patients who have had one or more revision rhinoplasty operations before and still have aesthetic concerns or functional problems in the nose.

The patient must have healthy facial tissue and muscle structure,

· The patient should not have any health problems that prevent surgery.

In terms of patient health, it is necessary to give accurate information about the health status of the plastic surgeon during the examination.

· Information about diseases related to thyroid disorders, diabetes, high blood pressure and blood circulation should be shared with the doctor.

· Tobacco and tobacco products should not be used.