How To Prepare For A Septoplasty
Sep07

How To Prepare For A Septoplasty

Get Beneficial Tips To Get Prepared For Septoplasty If you are having the problem of Deviated Septum, then septoplasty will be the best treatment to make it correct. But there are some steps which you must have taken up before the surgery get performed on you. These steps reduces the after surgery consequences and surgery goes well. Therefore, these are essential points to consider for successful septoplasty. For this purpose, firstly...

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Septoplasty Post Operative Instructions
Sep04

Septoplasty Post Operative Instructions

Septoplasty An Ultimate Solution For Deviated Septum The correct deviated septum, septoplasty has proved the best solution so far. By reshaping disfigured nose, it gives a new and perfect look to one’s nose. Clearing all internal nasal tissues it cleans up the airway passages by which one breathes comfortably. Many ENT specialists have accepted that septoplasty is capable to cure deviated septum from the root and once a patient gets...

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Sleep Apnea Due To A Deviated Septum
Aug23

Sleep Apnea Due To A Deviated Septum

Deviated Septum Can Cause Sleep Apnea As per the study of Otolaryngology American Academy, around 80% people suffer from deviated septum. The center nose bone is called as septum which segregates two nostrils of the nose. When deviated septum occurs, the septum gets off –center or sometimes crooked. In many deviated septum cases, the issue remains unnoticed as it does not show any particular symptom. However, the consequences of f...

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How Nasal Deviation Linked To Anxiety And Depression
Aug20

How Nasal Deviation Linked To Anxiety And Depression

Can Deviated Septum Cause Depression Or Anxiety If you already suffer from deviated septum, you may understand the severity of this disorder. It is a problem causes unexpected health issues wherein anxiety and depression are big ones. The damaged nasal passages can put psychological effect that leads to headaches, nose bleeding and several other problems.  It may detract the life quality of a sufferer and thus, contributes to promote...

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What Is An Antihistamine And How Does It Help With Deviated Septum
Aug10

What Is An Antihistamine And How Does It Help With Deviated Septum

Deviated Septum Can Be Managed With Antihistamine Deviated septum which causes different types of nasal issues like nasal congestion, irritation, itching, disfigured nose, postnasal drip etc. now can be managed with antihistamine. Antihistamine is mainly developed for nasal issues and it has proved a successful medication so far. Many ENT specialists rely on antihistamines and they prescribed it to several issues including some minor...

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How to Reduce Puffy Eyes Due to Sinuses
Jul25

How to Reduce Puffy Eyes Due to Sinuses

Is Your Deviated Septum Causes Puffy Eyes The deviated septum is a condition which is influenced by several elements and there are several consequences of it as well. In such consequences, puffy eyes are one of them.  You must have noticed some kind of puffiness around your eyes when you wake up in the morning and this puffiness definitely does not look good. Having puffy eyes can make your personality look dull and unattractive. So,...

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How to Get Rid of Puffy Eye Bags
Jul22

How to Get Rid of Puffy Eye Bags

Puffy Eye Bags Are A Real Anxiety; Isn’t So When deviated septum disturbs a person internally; at the same time, it consequences like puffy eye bags irritate a person externally. Assume that your morning alarm clock wakes you up early in the morning and now, you need to get prepare for your office or college. Suddenly, you look at the mirror and it almost ruins your entire excitement. You discover black round circles around your eyes...

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Purpose of the Nasal Septum | Deviated Septum
Apr01

Purpose of the Nasal Septum | Deviated Septum

The nasal septum (which when deviated is known as a deviated septum) is the part of the nose which supports, separates both the nostrils into two equal halves.  When this septum is deviated for any reason, the condition is known as a deviated septum. Purpose of the Septum and the Disruption Caused by a Deviated Septum The major functions performed by the nasal septum are: Support: The primary function of the nasal septum is to support...

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Deviated Septum Surgery Cost
Mar23

Deviated Septum Surgery Cost

Surgery in general, no matter the type is costly. A deviated septum surgery is no different, depending on a number of factors, the cost of your surgery will range from 1500-3000$ (this is only the base charge!). Factors Affecting the Cost of Deviated Septum Surgery The many factors which affect the cost of septoplasty (deviated septum surgery) are: Severity: Based on how severely your septum is deviated, the cost of the surgery will...

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Deviated Septum Treatment in Babies
Mar17

Deviated Septum Treatment in Babies

The nasal septum’s sole function is to separate the nostrils equally to allow for easy and smooth flow of air. But the nasal septum is very delicate and can be easily deviated due to a number of reasons. Such a deviated septum can occur in different levels of severity due to different reasons in babies. But unlike adults where treatment of the deviated septum is very easy, in babies (especially new born babies) treatment options are...

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Minor Deviated Septum Treatment
Nov17

Minor Deviated Septum Treatment

This article describes the treatment for a minor deviated septum. A deviated septum is a medical condition wherein your septum will shift from its midline. This will make your nostrils unequal i.e. small on one side. Almost 80% of all people suffer from some sort of a deviated septum. Based on the amount of deviation your deviated septum will be classified into 3 types, the treatment for the three are different. Types of Deviated...

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My friend had surgery for a deviated septum and was in a lot of pain afterward and had a lot of swelling and bruising. Will this happen to me?

It is common for people to say they had surgery on their septum when, in fact, they had much more than that with a rhinoplasty or nasal reconstruction.  This can entail breaking of the nasal bones and outer cartilage trimming and shaping that is a much more extensive procedure and has a longer recovery period.  This is very different from septal surgery alone. (Source: Alexa S. Lessow, M.D. Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surger; Facial...

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So I have a deviated septum. Do I need surgery?

Everyone has a little deviation of the septum in their nose.  Having a deviated septum doesn’t mean you necessarily need surgery.  If you’re having problems breathing through your nose, or if snoring is an issue, you may benefit from septal surgery to open the nasal airways.  If your nose if crooked, you may need more than just septal surgery to make your nose straight.  The nasal bones may need to be broken and reset.  This is a...

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What is a deviated septum? I’ve never had any trauma to my nose; why do I have it?

The septum is in the middle of your nose and is made of bone and cartilage.  It provides structure and support to your nose.  Without it, the nose would collapse into the face.  You may have been born with a deviated septum, and sometimes over time, with growth to adulthood, the septum can become deviated.  If you’ve been hit or punched in the nose, your septum may become deviated. (Source: Alexa S. Lessow, M.D. Otolaryngology-Head...

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