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A 48-year-old male asked:
Dr. Tara Solomon
28 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Loss of taste: Your loss of taste occurred when you got a cold at six months gestation. In order to taste food you must be able to smell it. Your sinuses may be bloc ... Read More
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A 31-year-old male asked:
Dr. John cuong Doan
17 years experience Family Medicine
Yes sometimes a: transient disturbance of your senses of smell and taste can be affected with great injury (infection) to the organs in question. However it should n ... Read More
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A 51-year-old male asked:
Dr. Gloria Fong
39 years experience Family Medicine
Cough, wheeze, fever: Due to your age you may want to be tested for the cornavirus. Call you doctor and follow his recommendations.
A 57-year-old male asked:
Dr. John Goldman
54 years experience Rheumatology
Injury to membrane: you need to see an ENT specialist to clarify. Tissue in these membrane should regrow, but your symptoms suggests there may be some issues with the ne ... Read More
A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. John Goldman
54 years experience Rheumatology
Can be infectious : Can't say for sure but it could be a secondary (additional) infection - bacterial or yeast. Your physician should be able to help clarify whether it ... Read More
A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Christopher Cirino
22 years experience Infectious Disease
Anosmia?: It is not unusual to lose the sense of smell/taste during a viral infection. Is it persisting because there are some background allergies. Is she ha ... Read More
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A 52-year-old female asked:
Dr. Karen Butler
20 years experience Family Medicine
Time to see doc: This symptom has gone on for to long. She needs to see doctor for exam
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A 37-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ali Seifi
Dr. Ali Seifi answered
24 years experience Critical Care
More info: Do you smoke or taking any other medicine ?
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A 56-year-old female asked:
Dr. Justin Greiwe
11 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Allergies or polyps: Seasonal symptoms in July usually points to a grass allergy, however if you have symptoms currently you are likely suffering from indoor allergens as ... Read More
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A 26-year-old male asked:
Dr. Mohammad Khan
29 years experience Pediatrics
Yes: cold symptoms may affect the sense of smell
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