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I keep getting scabs in my nose Could this be due to allergies

A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alex Martinez
Specializes in Allergy
Scabs in nose: Scabs occur as the body tries to heal from an intense inflammatory response. While these are sometimes seen with allergies, they may be more common du ... Read More
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Dr. John Chiu
Dr. John Chiu answered
56 years experience in Allergy and Immunology
Control the itch: It would appears that the itching is the primary cause. The first step may be an otc antihistamine. If this didn't help. See your doctor to get somet ... Read More
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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Zacharisen
32 years experience in Allergy and Immunology
Unlikely: The inflammation of allergies can cause the lining of the nose to swell and secrete mucus, but the outward appearance of the nose should not change. ... Read More
A female asked:
Dr. Clarence Grim
56 years experience in Endocrinology
Puffy nose: Why does my nose get runny and stuffy at night? I'm not sick, could it be allergies? ANS: could be. I would see your Dr.
A 27-year-old male asked:
Dr. Phil Zapanta
20 years experience in ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Pills or sprays: You can try an over the counter antihistamine pill which you can take once a day. If you want short-term relief, you can use oxymetazoline nasal spra ... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Al Hegab
Dr. Al Hegab answered
39 years experience in Allergy and Immunology
Rhinitis: can be allergic or non allergic, emotions would aggravate the symptoms, meanwhile use an OTC antihistaminic as cetirizine or loratadine or fexofenadin ... Read More
A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. David Kam
Dr. David Kam answered
35 years experience in ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Nasal Vestibulitis: Crusting in nostrils where nasal hairs are located is common and can be treated with topical antibiotic ointment. Blowing your nose a lot with tissue ... Read More
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A 24-year-old male asked:
Dr. Justin Greiwe
11 years experience in Allergy and Immunology
See Allergist: You need to be seen by an Allergist as you are likely suffering from chronic rhinitis and need further testing and evaluation. Skin or blood testing c ... Read More
A 55-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael P Vaughn
33 years experience in Allergy and Immunology
Possibly: Frequent nose bleeding is also common among persons with sinusitis. See your doctor for a nasal exam. Some allergy medications , especially nasal ster ... Read More
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A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Alexander Barkan
23 years experience in General Surgery
Polyps, sleep apnea?: Need to get checked put asap . See your doctor or go to emergency room.

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