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  • sinus infection now for 3 weeks

    Came on suddenly when driving - felt I was going to faint I continued to work until I couldn't  went to the dr's a week after the nearly fainting and was told I had a sinus infection - had pains all over my face around my eye by that time - and so dizzy I couldn't walk...

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  • CT Scan Clear - Still No Diagnosis

    Hi All, I've been having issues with constant blocked nose, pressure in my face and behind my eyes (also when I look up and move my eyes around around as far as they go I get a little pain and discomfort), it can bring on mild headaches. I also generally feel 'foggy' headed all the time,...

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  • Sinus Infection-An effective treatment

    I was a chronic sinus sufferer for 50 years, and was treated by many specialists, with limited long term improvement. Cortorised nose cavity treatment twice, gave temporary relief, but the sinus problem returned. I relied on the normal treatments, such as anti-histamines, sinutabs, Avil retards, nasal...

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  • Pressure on the head

    Hi does anyone feel this im constantly having pressure on the head and on the upper nose. It it causing loads of discomfort and also giving me lots of mood swings.  I have done several MRIS and CT scans on the brain all is clear.  I really dont know whats causing it im also in a state of confusion...

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  • Has anyone had balloon sinuplasty done?

    I have nasal polyps. I got them removed before, but of course, they returned after 1 year and half. In that time though, I didn't have any sinus infection. The nasal medication that is supposed to shrink and keep the polyps from growing, my body does not respond well to it. It gives me nausea, tiredness,...

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  • Treatment found for chronic sinusitis

    hi I have had sinusitis 9 months after a fall when I struck my head on concrete. I had two courses om Amoxocilin which helped but did not resolve. I tried sinus rinses which also helped but did not resolve it. By chance I started to use a vibration plate exercise machine and it has really helped. The...

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  • Sinusitis/ labyrynthitis link

    Hi. I have suffered from chronic sinusitis for over 20 years. A couple of weeks ago I started to get some acute symptoms. I started taken Flixonase nasules and decongestants but it wasn’t making any difference. Then last weekend I started to get dizzy spells and nausea. Only lying flat would alleviate...

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  • Acute sinusitis help

    Hey all, I’ve been diagnosed with acute sinusitis about 3 weeks ago.  I have dizziness, pain above my eyebrows, sometimes my cheeks, pain in my neck and the back of my head!!!  Can anyone reassure me that they have also felt like this please as I’m not convinced that it might be the right...

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  • Maxillary sinus cyst!

    Is there anybody else on here that has a maxillary sinus cyst and symptoms? I suffer with terrible headaches and facial pain, ear pain to name a few, but my ENT doctor thinks that the cyst is most definitely not the cause of my symptoms!! It's a long story but I can't begin to tell you how frustrating...

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  • Sphenoid Sinusitis?

    I'm seriously worried about my girlfriend. She's had a few very bad sinus infections in the past few years but for practically the whole year she's been in tears with pain everyday and has been house-bound for the past year (she is only 20) and has tried courses of all different types of...

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  • Update..hope this helps others.

    Hope this helps other people , you may have seen my previous posts. After two yrs of living hell and having just had 5 weeks in hospital now on the right treatment. Had intracellular staph a , ecoli, constant post nasal drip and severe headaches . Due to nature of it being intracellular didn't always...

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  • MARCoNS and Klebsiella Pneumoniae

    Hello fellow sinus sufferers.  I've been struggling with sinus pain and pressure and extreme fatigue for years.  I recently sent a nasal swab into a lab and the preliminary results are that I have two infectious agents: a large amount of staph coag negative (MARCoNS) and  Klebsiella...

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  • Sinus pain!!?

    For the past few weeks I’ve been having sinus pain behind my cheekbone can anyone please tell me if it can cause tooth ache?? I went to the dentist 3 weeks ago thinking it was my teeth but he said my teeth were fine so just asking for the symptoms of maxillary sinitis I’ve also been taking nuerofen sinus...

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  • Head fullness temple to ear head feels tinglingly

    For three weeks my head feels full it tingles all the time my left shoulder and neck seem to hurt sometimes or feel numb I have had a MRI CT blood work all comes back ok I get so worked up my BP rises and my heart rate is high it's like I panic Drs have told me it's nothing it is making me feel...

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  • Awful sinusitis

    Please could anybody give me the best treatment for getting rid off sinusitis.... had a course of antibiotics which did seem to work at first, got rid of all the thick green gunk but left me with pressure in face so then was given steroid spray which only seems to make face feel worse... I have steamed...

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  • Chronic sinus infection blood post nasal drip

    I've had a nasty sinus infection since last year antiobiotics x3 didn't work so ent referred me for a ct scan which indeed showed up nasty sinus blockage so next step is my operation this year which I'm petrified about :-( my question is I have been suffering from post nasal drip with this...

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  • Head pressure, foggy head after flu - sinusitis infection??

    I really need somebody to put my mind at ease at this point. I am a 20 years old guy in Montreal and a couple of weeks ago I went through a really bad cold/flu. I couldn't go to work one day because of how bad I felt. The symptoms I had were mild fevers, extreme fatigue, congested nose of white mucus...

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  • Chronic Sinus Allergy issues for 7 weeks

    I've had issues with sinusitis for a decade, getting it 2-4 times per year. Lately it has gotten to the point when I get them, it lasts for a couple weeks. This year I got one that plagued me for a longer period, it took several antibiotics and steroids to get relief. The bacteria infection from...

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  • Facial tingling with sinusitis

    Hi... was wondering if anyone else has experienced this... I have sinusitis but no mucus but have facial pain with tingling around my nose cheek and pain above my brow.. I thought it might be my teeth.. but my dentist took an xray and it wasn't... but she could see sinus congestion on the xray!...

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  • Sinus Problems Making Me Crazy!

    For a year, after a bad cold, I have suffered terribly. My face hurts, back of head pain when lying down, nose burning, nausea, tummy troubles, crippling fatigue, foggy head, ear pain, teeth hurt. I went on antiboiotics a few months ago, and the made a difference for a while, but now it is all back with...

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  • Facial pressure / numbness

    Hello folks  I’m looking to see if anybody can help me. I keep getting intermittent facial pressure. Directly below my eyes at the cheek bones. It feels like it’s numb but it’s not as I can touch it and feel myself touch it. When it’s reslly bad it affects my eyes as well, makes them tired and...

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  • Blocked nose...not sure why...help

    About 3 months ago I started waking up congested, but it cleared up soon after I got up. Then it got worse and worse until it was all day long. Now I'm at the point where it's constant and really plugged. It's driving me crazy. At first I thought I was developing an allergy to my cat. But...

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  • Chronic sinusitis causing anxiety & depression??

    Hello everyone, I've noticed since I've been dealing with chronic sinusitis for a long time that I've been having really bad waves of depression as well as anxiety. I didn't have these issues before I also have trouble thinking and even have unwanted negative thoughts etc. Anybody else...

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  • Constant sinus congestion - over a year!

    Hello, So for the past year I have had sinus problems. Every morning I wake up with a sinus headache, pressure around my eyes, I can't breath through my nose at all and clogged ears which causes balance issues. The pressure is so intense sometimes it literally stops me doing anything. I have...

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  • Not Your Average Sore Throat

    Sore throat is the only way I can explain it, but it's not a sore throat at all. My brother and I both have had this since we were kids. We wake up one morning, and the nasal cavities at the back/top of our throats are scratchy and have what can most accurately be described as a constant raw or...

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  • Sinus problems + Tinnitus anyone else got the same?

    Hi folks, Since Dec 26th 2017 I got some kind of virus/Sinus infection which also caused bad Tinnitus. My nose seems mainly dry with some snot on occasion. I have a very weird feeling at the top/back of my skull which feels as if there is something going on in there (feels like mucus) I have/had all...

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  • Earthy, wet smell in nose - sinus fungal infection?

    Over the past few years I have had episodes of a horrible smell in my nose, plus headaches.  I'm pretty sure it's a problem with my sinuses.   The smell is earthy and wet - most unpleasant.  I've got it again and it's making me feel unwell.  Can you have a fungal infection...

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  • Scary sinus discharge and symptoms.

    Hi all, I have been suffering from sinus problems my whole life. 2 years ago I had surgery to fix my deviated septum and remove the huge turbinates that kept me congested. I was sinus infection free for about a year, but things slowly started to ramp back up. In November so got a sick and of course...

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  • GERD and Sinus problems

    I never had sinus problems ever (only minor pain for a short time when I was very depressed). I was diagnosed with GERD three months back. Ever since, I have been having constant sinus issues. My nose keeps getting blocked, too much pressure, the area below my eye always itches and pains. My eyes become...

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  • Multiple symptoms following a fever

    I have a constant sinus infection that starts up anytime I get just a bit sick. Recently I had a high fever (102 f)  and my sinus infection became one of the worst I've had in years. During the fever, I would have constant dizzy spells and terrible hallucinations which made it hard for...

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  • Sinusitis (Personality Change, "empty head syndrom"??)

    Hello there, I am depressed due long lasting sinusitis. since half a year i have headaches. sometimes mild and sometimes they are really aggressive. But the worst part of all that iss the personality change! I was always a kinda introverted guy but since my sinusitis got severe i cant have lasting or...

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  • Random sinus nose pressure no other symptoms?

    Hey guys, I have had random sinus pressure for the last few weeks. At the top of my nose near both eyes I've had this random pressure feeling. Barely any pain but every now and then a slight pulse of tiny pain in my sinuses, sometimes left eye or right or above eye etc but only a hand full of times...

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  • Dizzy, tired, random headaches

    Hello, I have been suffering with random headaches /pressure, horrible fatigue, whooshing sound in left ear, ears popping, and now dizziness for over a month. I've been going back and forth with my Dr to find a cause and the only thing that has been found was a cyst on my sphenoid sinus and bilateral...

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