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  • Rhinoplasty is surgery to repair or reshape the nose.
  • Rhinoplasty may be performed for cosmetic reasons or to correct a structural problem.
  • A cosmetically altered nose may take six to 12 months to achieve its final shape (profile).
  • Talk with your surgeon about the risks and benefits of rhinoplasty, and what results you can expect.

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Reviewed on: 04-11-2019