Repair of Nasal Septal Perforation - Risks
Bleeding and infection can occur after any surgery. You should
contact your doctor if you have:
- Heavy bleeding. Mild bleeding is
- A fever of
101°F (38.3°C) or higher.
pain. Mild pain is expected.
- A foul smell coming
from the nose.
- A persistent headache.
Sometimes the perforation may reopen and need another