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    After effect of nose cauterization
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    preepgirl101 posted:
    Today i had 1 vein in my nose cauterized (front of nose) and now that area is a dark green. Is this common?
     
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    Rod Moser, PA, PhD responded:
    Dark green? No, I can't say that is common, but if you had a chemical cautery with silver nitrate, it typically is turns black. I have never seen green.


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