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Dr. Vijaypal Arya
35 years experience Gastroenterology
See ENT doc: consult an ENT doc

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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Vijaypal Arya
35 years experience Gastroenterology
See ENT doc: could be a polyp in the nose, get examined by ENT doc
A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mark Loury
38 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Not really: Nasal bleeding is common in winter months when the nose is more likely to, dry out or with viral cold or allergy inflammation. Tumor would present wit ... Read More
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A 37-year-old female asked:
Dr. Harold Kim
27 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Elevated pressure: When you blow your nose, you increase your intracranial pressure including in your nose. In your your nose, you have some blood vessels near the surfa ... Read More
A 61-year-old female asked:
Dr. David Astrachan
36 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Common: Blood in the nose is very common especially in drier colder climates. The tissues inside the nose are very delicate and easily injured and when injure ... Read More
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A 42-year-old male asked:
Dr. Harold Kim
27 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Intermittent bleed: Where there is blood, there are clots. You may be having intermittent bleeding within your nose. The causes can be local trauma, dry air drying the no ... Read More
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A 62-year-old female asked:
Dr. Marvin Den
44 years experience Internal Medicine
Go To ER: If you are bleeding that much you need to be seen by an ent. If it is significant go to the emergency room.
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A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Orrin Ailloni-Charas
28 years experience Anesthesiology
It could be. : An easy way to find out is to chart your blood pressure at home using a home monitor. When you have your next nose bleed , see if your pressure has in ... Read More
A 41-year-old female asked:
Dr. James Burns
36 years experience Emergency Medicine
Very likely: Cause of the blood. If nose bleeds are significant have them evaluated. The most common area for bleeds are the anterior septum. Try gently rubbing ... Read More
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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alexander Gorup
28 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Treatment related?: It is possible that the treatment for blood clots, using blood thinners, can lead to frequent nosebleeds.
A female asked:
Dr. Kathleen Gilmore
25 years experience Urgent Care
See doc: Nosebleeds and spitting out blood can be connected. Your age, frequency of nose bleeds, and how they have been managed can help. Knowing that there ... Read More
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A 42-year-old female asked:
Dr. Donald Colantino
60 years experience Internal Medicine
Sinusitis: With nasal and or sinus congestion/infection, rupture of tiny blood vessels is common. If the bleeding isn't very brisk, coagulation occurs in the for ... Read More
A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Sherris
32 years experience Facial Plastic Surgery
Healing: With rhinoplasty some incisions within the nose can not be closed so you must let them heal.
A 39-year-old female asked:
Dr. Martin Raff
55 years experience Infectious Disease
Sinusitis: It sounds as if there may be sinusitis present, but best to undergo an exam by an ENT doctor and have this assessed appropriately. Good luck.
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A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Stevan Cordas
56 years experience Internal Medicine
Nosebleeds: That your doctor should check you one of the many clotting deficiencies. Maybe your nose bled so much that you swallowed blood. What color is the bloo ... Read More
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A member asked:
Dr. Louis Gallia
44 years experience Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
Common: Common with sinusitis. If severe, or if persistent after resolution of sinusitis, see ENT doc
A 40-year-old female asked:
Dr. Joseph Gutman
42 years experience Internal Medicine
Well...: The colour of infected secretions is highly variable... Bright yellow or brownish, or bloody all can mean the same... No reason other than the type ... Read More
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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Benjamin Lerner
18 years experience Vascular Surgery
Epistaxis: There is a rich plexus of veins just inside your nose, and these veins are the most common cause of nose bleeds (epistaxis). Nose bleeds can also occu ... Read More
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A 41-year-old female asked:
Dr. John Chiu
Dr. John Chiu answered
56 years experience Allergy and Immunology
See doctor: It may be as minor as a bleeding spot at the nasal septum but other causes should be ruled out. You need to have your doctor check your nose to find ... Read More
A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Edward Kang
15 years experience Vascular Surgery
Depends: It depends on what your blood pressure is normally, if you've started any new medications lately, if you're using a new machine, or a number of other ... Read More
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A 37-year-old female asked:
Dr. Christopher Conti
Specializes in Emergency Medicine
MY ACHING HEAD: Maxillary Sinusitis. Sinuses are air-filled structures in our heads that warm & filter the air we breathe. When inflamed and filled with mucus, ... Read More
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A 53-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jack Mutnick
16 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Yes: Not uncommon. Just keep an eye on how much blood you cough up. It should slow down as the bloody nose has stopped. If you continue coughing up blood, ... Read More
A 37-year-old female asked:
Dr. Donald Colantino
60 years experience Internal Medicine
Mucus: It appears that there was a mucus plug impacted on your uvula and irritation/inflammation occurred when it was pulled off. If bleeding and/nonhealing ... Read More
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A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Sparacino
36 years experience Family Medicine
Unknown: You need to be examined and worked up carefully for recurrent clots.

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