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A 50-year-old female asked:
Dr. Matthew Solhjem
21 years experience Radiation Oncology
No.: This would be extremely unlikely without some sort of trauma. Cerebrospinal fluid is enclosed within the dura, a tough layer around the brain just un ... Read More

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A 32-year-old male asked:
Dr. Eric Weisman
36 years experience Neurology
Concussion: symptoms are present. Sorry you hit your head. Guidelines for restrictions should be discussed with the doctor who examines you. You need to avoid cer ... Read More
A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Arlen Meyers
49 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Several things: Could be: 1. Narrowing at level of nostrils 2. Narrowing at level there the sidewalls of the nose meets the cartilage in the middle (septum) 3. Nar ... Read More
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Dr. Alexander Gorup
29 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
What else?: Did you get any info about the sinus pressure or headache? Ct sinus ordered? Any treatment? Small nostril openings may not explain all of your symptom ... Read More
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Dr. Bernstein Joel
60 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
CAT scan: The size of your nostril has nothing to do with the development of rhino-sinusitis. The cause of sinus infection whether viral or bacterial is blocka ... Read More
A 35-year-old male asked:
Dr. Robert Jackson
43 years experience Dermatology
Could be: This could be shingles. Please see your doctor asap.
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A 37-year-old female asked:
Dr. Anifat Balogun
29 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Mastoiditis : Recommend you see an otolaryngologist (ENT) for detailed exam which will likely include hearing testing and ct of temporal bone if one has not been pe ... Read More
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A 31-year-old male asked:
Dr. LINDILE SOGA
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Screening needed: A headache is a non specific symptom. It can be due to treatable causes ( organic ) or functional ( no identifiable underlying cause). Physical examin ... Read More
A 51-year-old female asked:
Dr. David May
Dr. David May answered
30 years experience Dentistry
Large area!: Throat, ear, palate and lower lip is a very large and different area for symptoms. You will probably need to see an ENT and a dentist to sort out eve ... Read More
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A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Bernard Seif
40 years experience Clinical Psychology
Eyes & Sinus: Please return to your doctor. Alternatively, you can get a second opinion from another doctor. Peace and good health.
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Dr. Bradford Romans
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Swelling and pain in: an area of the scalp,I would be concerned about an infection.Have someone inspect the scalp very carefully,in really bright light,to see if there is a ... Read More
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