Risk factorsBy Mayo Clinic Staff
Any activity that increases your risk of a facial injury increases your risk of a broken nose. Such activities may include:
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- Playing contact sports, such as football and hockey, especially without a helmet that has a face mask
- Engaging in a physical fight
- Riding a bicycle
- Lifting weights, especially if you don't use a spotter
- Riding in a motor vehicle, especially without a seat belt
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