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A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Tim Conrad
33 years experience Ophthalmology
Get a: Pregnancy test.

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A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Killian
27 years experience General Practice
You are not pregnant: Bleeding, spotting is all you need to prove you are not pregnant. Pregnant women, in general, do not bleed or spot. And, now you have spent money on ... Read More
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Dr. Jan Lei Iwata
25 years experience Ophthalmology
Need more info?: What is your migraine/headache history? How old are you? What are you taking (meds?) Supplements? Past medical/ social/ sexual/ family histories? Do y ... Read More
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Malaika Witter Hewitt
22 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Obstruction: Diminished or altered ense of smell is likely due to poor airflow to the roof of the nose where the nerve endings for smell are located. A thorough n ... Read More
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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Noah Fitzpatrick
25 years experience Internal Medicine
ANSWER: You're pregnant!
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A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alan Cohen
38 years experience Psychiatry
Olfactory stim: Hormonal changes have been known to affect the sense of smell. Also, correction of sinusitis , congestion, or other conditions in the nasopharynx may ... Read More
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A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Pablo Arango
23 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
3 main reasons. : 1.Head trauma: a blow to the front off back of the head causes the brain to bounce in skull.Smell nerve fibers can be ripped by this sudden action 2. ... Read More
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A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Bennett Machanic
51 years experience Neurology
Suggest: Visit otolaryngologist, and see if there are sinus or nasal issues. Sometimes, MRI can visualize problems affecting olfactory area. In some cases zi ... Read More
A 67-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Astrachan
36 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Nasal inflammation: Typically this occurs when your nose is inflamed either due to infection, allergies or some other reason. In people who lose their sense of smell inte ... Read More
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A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alan Ali
Dr. Alan Ali answered
31 years experience Psychiatry
Loss of smell: Anosmia.

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