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Nasal Problems

Also known as Epistaxis, Smell Disorders

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  • Help me please I think I smell!!??

    (- This issue has been making me really sad and making me loss confidence and have worst self esteem than usual and more people and boys want to be my friends but I’m pushing them away because of this -) I’m in 6th grade currently and about 3 months after the beginning of the year I seemed to be...

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  • Deviated Septum Post Septoplasty Help!

    I developed problems with post nasal drip around 2 years ago and after consultations with a specialist i was diagnosed with a deviated septum. at the start of this year i had a septoplasty at west Middlesex and post op the spacialist said it had gone well. Not a perfectly straight septum but much better....

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  • Right nostril blocked

    Hi guys, I'm 21 and am struggling to breath out of my right nostril. Only happens at night and mostly when laying down. I've done absolutely everything I can think of to fix it but it doesn't work. It's driving me crazy as I'm lucky to get 4 hours sleep a night for over a year....

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  • Feels like something stuck in nose

    I'm a 36 year old man from sweden. It all started with sinusitis 9 months ago that didn't go away. In september I had sinus surgery and i thought that would solve my problems but it didn't. The problem is only in one nostril. It feels like a pressure or like something is stuck there....

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  • Really odd nasal symptoms.

    Anyways for the past 2 weeks I have been feeling this odd pressure/numbness kind of feeling on my nose around the nose bridge area and sometimes I feel iton my forehead the best way I can describe it is it feels like I'm wearing glasses but I have never worn glasses. I have been having some congestion...

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  • Second Surgery Help

    Hi guys.  I hope someone can help. Ive had problems with a postnatal drip since I was a child, and since I can remember I havent been able to breath out of my nose.  Doctors put me on antihistamines and countless sprays. None of which helped! I finally went to see a ENT doctor and had a CT...

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  • Nasal Polyps Surgery worries

    Hi, my boyfriend has nasal polyps and has had a course of antibiotics, nasal sprays etc but following a CT Scan the consultant has said surgery is required to remove the polyps as the treatments haven't shrunk them any. When going through the risks of surgery the consultant mentioned a very low...

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  • Turbinate

    Hello, i had a rhinoplasty surgery 9 weeks ago, the recovery was going well, until 2 days ago i was looking inside my nose just for curious and i saw a round pink thing inside my nostrils, i thought that was normal because I didn’t feel it and i was breathing good, and its not blocking my nostrils and...

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  • constant inflammation in right side of nose - ideas?

    I'm experiencing inflammation in the right side of my nose. It feels like it's in the middle + top turbinate. Some times it feels like it's burning/irritated skin inside. Other times it feels like I've been punched in the eye/nose and it's swollen. Headaches sometimes. Almost always...

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  • NHS Don't Believe my Nose is Completely Blocked at Night

    Hi, I'm having some problems getting help on the NHS and wondering if anyone else has had the same problem? Over the past 7 years, I've found it increasingly difficult to sleep and breathe properly - getting to sleep wasn't a problem at first, but I would wake up feeling like I was suffocating....

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  • postnasal drip

    I have been suffering from postnasal drip for many years.I have been detected with deviated septum,thickening of right maxillary sinuses,inferior turbinate hypertrophy.I have been using allergic medicines.if I skip them even a single day,it causes vomiting mucous frequently.should I take allergic medicines...

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  • Nasal cauterisation issues

    Yesterday I had nasal cautery for recurrent nosebleeds. I wasn't told about the ache/pain I would get afterwards in my teeth and jawbone, nor about the continous dripping from my nostril. It's still there today over 24 hours later. I think it was the anaesthetic that has caused this by somehow...

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  • Alergy Symptoms

    I have a constant urge to clear my throat and usually it is difficult to cough up anything.  When it does produce it is thick and basically "clearish', not yellow or green.  I seem to get a build up in the back of my throat and am constantly swallowing as well as clearing my throat. ...

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  • Nasal polyps and related problems - possible solution!

    I've written before about this, but this time I have tried something different, with best results (so far!) ever, by a country mile. I've had nasal polyps for donkey's years, and it has obstructed my breathing and sense of smell. They are so large they can (yuk) be seen by other people....

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  • Dry nose problems. Advice needed.

    For around the last 6 months I've had problems with a dry nose that is having a huge impact on my life. The dryness in my nose is stopping me from sleeping and I wake up every half hour or hour with either a dry mouth, sore nose or I'm sometimes am unable to breath through my nose as it feels...

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  • CT sinuses shows alot of issues

    I got my CT scan of Paranasal sinuses. The report stated polypoidal mucosal thickening in the left maxillary antrum.  Mucosal thickening in the right frontal sinus and ethmoid sinuses bilaterally (left more than right) Mucosal thickening along the right maxillary infundibulum. The right osteomeatal...

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  • Do my Turbinates look normal?

    Hello, I have been struggling with nasal problems for years. Every single day, I feel extremely congested, especially, in my right nostril. I have already had 2 surgeries to reduce the size of my right inferior turbinate. I am still experiencing great difficulty breathing, and I frequently feel painful...

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  • Has anyone had sensory nerve damage in nose?

    I inhaled toxic smoke and lost some smell and sensory nerve endings for moisture. Has anyone had this? Similar in a way to ENS as hard to feel breath in nose. Without sensing moisture nose feels unbearably dry. Would appreciate anyone's thoughts who have experienced this or similar. Has been about...

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  • I have had nasal problems all my life

    From as long as I can remember I have had problems with properly breathing out my nose. I was told by a GP that I had chronic rhinitis when I was quite young and throughout my life have had bouts of sinusitis and other issues. I first went to my doctor 2 years because my nose was always irritated and...

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  • POST NASEL DRIP

    Hi I have been reading all the comments on here regarding this and just had to write about my experience.  I have a post nasel drip (its the thick gloopy kind and not related to allergies apparently) for nearly ten years.  After seeing many specialists and trying many treatments I was driven...

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  • Why do I feel like I'm suffocating when I breathe through my nose?

    Alright so I know I got allergies & ever since I was little I kind of had this problem but it would clear up & I would go back to breathing fresh air. But now it’s like my nose it clogged like no air is coming through there it feels like it’s cutting my breathing off & like I’m suffocating...

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  • Nasal poly

    Hi I'm researching ways for removing my nasal Polyps naturally- Had 1 surgury & they grew back within 3 years. I'm going to be researching natural holistic ways to shrink these guys! Wish me luck! Any ideas or stories of success let me know please! Thanks I'll be hopefully finding a...

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  • Mucus plug

    For years I’ve suffered with a post nasal drip and build up of mucous at the back of my nose! When I get a cold it gets 10x worse. The mucus builds up to the point that it feels like it moves around and blocks my nasal passages so I can’t breath. Blowing normally does nothing to help. Eventually it will...

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  • HELP

    I can not breathe through my nose at all for about 10years now due to a sporting injury, finally got the NHS to have a look and are currently on the massive waiting list! It has caused my mouth to be so dry it is in bearable! Can not drink alcohol because the day after I can not move my mouth it is that...

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  • very dry nose, help!!!!

    I have this pain in my right nostril going on for 1 month. It feels like I breath icy air all the time. It hurts to the point that I get tingling in my head. It;s so annoying. I also got cold sore inside the right nostril a week ago. Any thoughts what can this be?

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  • Sinus pressure, jaw pain, neck pain on one side

    I started having sinus pressure and postnasal drip on my right side about four days ago. My face would occasionally get this weird sensation, not numbness, just a tight sensation on the right side only. Today, I had the urge to touch my neck and the right side is slightly bigger near my throat. It's...

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  • Nose clogged, very dry in the morning

    Came down with a cold in November and realised my one nostril was staying partially clogged to 100 percent. Also after that I started getting ringing in my ears. Before this I have had severe muscle spasms down both sides of my neck. I also get a burning feeling in my right cheek. My throat muscles tighten...

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  • Terrible Post Nasal Drip following Uvulectomy

    I have had nearly constant post nasal drip for some eight years following a uvulectomy. (due to sleep apnea) I’ve seen numerous ENTs and had CT scans done with no success. (Prior to the surgery, I’d never had any sinus problems.) Have tried nearly every antihistamine and none currently work. Does anybody...

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