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I smell a mildew smell the first breathe I take after I sneeze why is that

A 52-year-old member asked:
Dr. Patrick Melder
ENT and Head and Neck Surgery 28 years experience
Fungal sinusitis: That's an unusual symptom. You might have fungal sinusitis... Not a bid deal... Very common in south east us.. But very common. It may also be nothing... Read More
Dr. Michelle Marcincuk
ENT and Head and Neck Surgery 25 years experience
Allergy vs infection: If you are allergic to mold (a common allergy), when you encounter this in the air, it may make you sneeze. You may then notice the smell. Sometimes a... Read More

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A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Martin Raff
Infectious Disease 57 years experience
Chest pain: This may either be due to an inflammatory process in your rib-cartillage attachments, intercostal (between ribs) muscles or tendons, something causing... Read More
A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. William Culviner
ENT and Head and Neck Surgery 31 years experience
Bad contusion: Probably a bad bruise(contusion), but you should consider seeing your doctor for an exam and possibly an x-ray to check for broken ribs.
A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Sparacino
Family Medicine 38 years experience
See below: These are symptoms that could be potentially serious. Yous should discuss these with your physician. He/she will thoroughly evaluate you and let you... Read More
A 26-year-old male asked:
Dr. Andrew Lipton
Holistic Medicine 31 years experience
Rib pain: Pain in chest associated with activity or shortness of breath should be evaluated immediately. Pain with motion like yawning is usually muscular and w... Read More
A 17-year-old female asked:
Dr. George Yang
Ophthalmology 28 years experience
Asthma?: There are many possibilities, but a likely one is asthma, which can be induced by a cold (runny nose and sneezing). You really need to be seen by you... Read More
A male asked:
Dr. Bradford Romans
A Verified Doctoranswered
Internal Medicine 38 years experience
Sounds like a muscle: spasm.Can you find a discrete area of tenderness and muscle prominence that corresponds to your pain?If so,try massage,heat,Advil or Tylenol (acetamin... Read More
A 27-year-old member asked:
Dr. Arnold Malerman
Orthodontics 54 years experience
Chest pain: Should be evaluated immediately. Please seek evaluation now.
A male asked:
Dr. Bennett Werner
Cardiology 45 years experience
Injury?: If there's no chance that you've injured yourself (?), meaning a muscular or skeletal contusion or fracture, the next most likely cause is pleurisy. I... Read More
A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Yash Khanna
Family Medicine 58 years experience
PROBABLY MUSCULOSKEL: Probably chest wall musculoskeletal pain as you say it only comes when you do some activities in which the chest wall is strained like taking deep bre... Read More
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