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What are the treatment options for rhinophyma?

Various types of surgery are available for rhinophyma to reduce the appearance of swelling and thickened skin, and advances in technology have reduced the scarring and bleeding that used to be associated with the treatment. Surgical methods include carbon dioxide laser, electrosurgery, scalpel, and dermabrasion. Medications that treat acne may also help.

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