Cleaning the Nose after Deviated Septum Surgery
May07

Cleaning the Nose after Deviated Septum Surgery

Cleaning the nose post deviated septum surgery must be done with utmost care. In fact, cleaning after any type of surgery should be done with utmost care, even if it is not deviated septum surgery. Cleaning the nose after the surgery is very important, since patient’s post operation are at a very high risk for acquiring infection. Doctors will prescribe anti-bacterial medications to help in preventing infection and speed up healing...

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Tests, Diagnosis and Prevention of a Deviated Septum
Oct09

Tests, Diagnosis and Prevention of a Deviated Septum

What is a Deviated Nasal Septum? A deviated septum is a medical condition which is quite common. People who suffer from the condition tend to have septum’s which are deviated from the central midline. Most of the people who have a deviated septum have no side effects since the deviation is usually not severe. In some cases when the septum is abnormally deviated, it causes side effects such as: Recurring nose bleeds Headaches Snoring...

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How to Understand the Signs & Diagnose a Deviated Septum
Sep18

How to Understand the Signs & Diagnose a Deviated Septum

  The symptoms which you may notice due to a deviated septum occur because of the direct and indirect effects on the proper nasal function because of the deviation. First some background information on the types of deviated septum’s which are present. Classification of Deviated Septum’s Impaction: This condition is marked by an angulation of the nasal septum, this occurs with a spur which is in contact with the lateral wall....

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