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A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Silviu Pasniciuc
26 years experience Internal Medicine
Many causes : Blood reflects capillary fragility and inflammation is the most common cause for bleeding. It may have to do with cold weather and or/cancer, which wo ... Read More

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A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Donald Higby
51 years experience Medical Oncology
Almost certainly not: I don't think you have lung cancer at all. Back pain can be due to many things (including posture, very large breasts, etc) and blood when you blow y ... Read More
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A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. John Chastain
18 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Probably not: Especially in dry winter air, some blood when you blow your nose can be normal. If this is unusual for you, and if you have other symptoms (congestio ... Read More
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A 31-year-old male asked:
Dr. Matt Wachsman
35 years experience Internal Medicine
No: Lung cancer is not in the nose. cannot say in your particular case, but generally, irritations in the nose are from minor problems. This nosebleed can ... Read More
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A 70-year-old male asked:
Dr. Keegan Duchicela
13 years experience Family Medicine
Bloody nose: A bloody nose can happen for a few different lesions but mainly from trauma to the sensitive tissue inside due to picking, blowing hard. Dry air can ... Read More
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A 54-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mark Loury
38 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Several: Could be as simple as dryness, viral infection, allergy, blood thinners, bacterial infection, deviated septum, septal perforations, tumors etc. Treat ... Read More
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A 54-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Martin
27 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Nosebleed: See an ENT to be evaluated if this does not go away quickly. Usually it can be stopped right in the office.
A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Louis Gallia
44 years experience Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
A few causes: Most likely a fragile blood vessel. See an ENT doc to make sure nothing seriousl
A 51-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Astrachan
36 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Inflamed lining: There are a large amount of superficial blood vessels inside the nose and when the lining gets very irritated often there can be blood. You may have a ... Read More
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A 45-year-old female asked:
Dr. Nayla Mumneh
28 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Bloody nose: A bloody nose is common in someone who suffers from nasal allergies and this time of the year with the heat on, your indoor house humidity must be pre ... Read More
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A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Bernstein Joel
59 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Prominent vessel: Nose bleeds or epistaxis from one side of the nose when blowing usually results from a spontaneous opening of a prominent blood vessel located in the ... Read More
A 32-year-old male asked:
Dr. Calvin Weisberger
50 years experience Cardiology
Nose : Try a vaporizer at night to help keep your nasal secretion from drying and thickening.
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A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Allen Kamrava
14 years experience Colon and Rectal Surgery
All connected: Ears, nose and throat have connections to eachother. Pressure, fluid and air is transmitted freely between them.
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A 66-year-old female asked:
Dr. Louis Gallia
44 years experience Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
Broken blood vessels: When you blow your nose, you can rupture small blood vessels in your nose. This can occur more frequently if you have a cold and must blow frequently ... Read More
A 27-year-old male asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
45 years experience Pediatrics
Common issue: The capillaries in the front of the nasal passages often break.This is aggravated by infection, allergies or irritants like smoke.It can be aggravated ... Read More
A 53-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Martin
27 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Bloody nose: If it's a small amount of blood, this can happen normally with some dryness. If it is a large amount of blood, see an ENT who can find the bleeding s ... Read More
A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ted King
Dr. Ted King answered
39 years experience Phlebology
Nose too dry: The most likely cause of there being blood when you blow your nose is that the inside of your nose is too dry. This is a particular problem in colder ... Read More
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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Lonnie Smith
38 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Eustachian Tube: The eustachian tube is also involved in your illness. When you blow your nose you force air and mucous up that tube. The inflammation from that cause ... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Calvin Weisberger
50 years experience Cardiology
No: Lots of reasons for blood when you blow your nose, dry nasal lining is easily damaged. Let your doc check to be sure nothing worse.
A 34-year-old male asked:
Dr. Oscar Novick
57 years experience Pediatrics
Snotty nose: You may have a sinus problem or you vould a nasal obstruction like a nasal polyp which is obstructing your breathing.
A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Nayla Mumneh
28 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Nosebleed: You may have a dry nose. Use over the counter saline spray or gel to ease the symptoms.
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A 34-year-old male asked:
Dr. Philip Miller
46 years experience Family Medicine
Checkup: Either a sinus infection or broken nasal blood vessel- either way get checked.
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A 33-year-old male asked:
Dr. Laura Wuarin
23 years experience Psychiatry
Dry cold air?: There are several possible reasons, the most likely is dry cold air. Sometimes dabbing vaseline in nostril can help dryness and inflammation leading t ... Read More
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