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Nasal Injury Treatment

Treatment for a nose injury depends on the type and severity of the nasal injury. Treatment often includes cold compresses and pain medications. Some will require wound care, wound cleansing, facial wound repair, or a tetanus vaccine. Additional treatment for a nose injury may include surgery to realign a nasal bone fracture.

Treatment options for a nose injury include:

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Physicians from the following specialties evaluate and treat nose injuries:

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Last Updated: Dec 21, 2010 References
Authors: Stephen J. Schueler, MD; John H. Beckett, MD; D. Scott Gettings, MD
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