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Broken Nose (cont.)

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If a nose might be broken, avoid resting anything on the nose, including glasses and sunglasses.

Do not attempt to straighten the nose. Use ice regularly to reduce swelling and inflammation.

Medically Reviewed by a Doctor on 11/3/2014

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