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Are there ever complications to surgery for nose disorders?

As with any surgery, nose disorder surgeries pose certain risk of complication. In addition to common risks such as postoperative bleeding, or reaction to anesthesia, you can experience several other problems after surgery to resolve structural issues related to nose disorders, including infection, numbness, or further nasal obstruction. On the other hand, your sense of smell should improve, and your voice might change.

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