... you know ...it's funny you mention that... cause it has the same whitish color on it at the end of it that the other surgery areas do. I'm wondering and still waiting to talk with him. I read some of your posts on hereJRjr ... sorry yours has been so tuff. I'm on my 2nd day after surgery and it's really sucked. I feel WAY swolen inside. ... all over... sides of my tounge ...... (14 replies)
... i know that was the plan with mine. apparently they do that if the uvula is large. again, it's a shot in the dark... ... (14 replies)
... and he said that the ENT who did the surgery probably accidently cut my uvula and that caused it to swell...of course I don't have proof of that. ... (5 replies)
... and have been worried that this will effect my ability to speak French. I still have a uvula surface to make the R sound, so it should be OK but everything is swollen now. I am a little nervous however. ... (16 replies)
... I am scheduled to have my tonsils out next Tues. They will also trim the uvula and possibly the soft palate a bit. I am 32, thin and snore like a hog out of hell. ... (16 replies)
... op of a tonsillectomy, adenoidectomy, and uvula trim. ... (55 replies)
... Just plan ahead, this really isnít bad at all. Iím just about 50, and I breezed through just fine. Sorry to say, but most of the posters here sound like a bunch of whiners! Not only did I have my tonsils out, I had the Uvulo-palato-pharyngo-plasty (UPPP) procedure done on me at the very same time too. (reduce the uvula, trim up the upper palate - for sleep apnea) Plain... (12 replies)
... I had a septoplasty with turbinate reduction on 7/16 of this year.
The recovery is a little rough, but not too bad.
When you wake up from surgery you will have splints in your nose. Those are no fun. Your nose will feel very uncomfortable for at least a couple weeks, but in my case I was well medicated.
My splints came out about ten days after the surgery. They... (9 replies)
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Sept 4 I am having Septoplastic surgery for a Deviated Septum and I hear you can be very uncomfortable afterwards. Please if anyone else has had it please share your advice and experiences. I am also having... (9 replies)
... I asked him about your case. He said without seeing you of course he can't tell whats going in but it sounds like you may need a trim of the Uvula. He has not heard of a case where a patient had a long term issue after tonilectomy. I don't know if thats any help? ... (385 replies)