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A 55-year-old female asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
46 years experience Pediatrics
Nasal wash out: Nasal mucus will eventually color over time due to the common germs living on the nasal mucus. By itself it doesn't require any effort beyond the ever ... Read More

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A 38-year-old female asked:
Dr. Oscar Novick
58 years experience Pediatrics
URI: Your child has symptoms of an upper respiratory infection. He also has conjunctivitis as a result of the illness. If the fever continues take him to t ... Read More
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A 40-year-old female asked:
Dr. Yale Kanter
61 years experience Ophthalmology
Sinus: This is possible or you could have a chronic infection. It would be best to see an ENT doctor for evaluation and definitive treatment.
Dr. Neal Kraus
11 years experience Hospital-based practice
Chronic Sinusitis: There are many causes for the symptoms you're experiencing. You need to see an ENT to clinch the diagnosis. Other things it could be include: acute ... Read More
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A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Malina Milan
30 years experience Internal Medicine
Sinusitis: You could possibly have a sinus infection. You should see a doctor for treatment. In the meantime you could try using an over the counter decongestant ... Read More
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A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Philip Miller
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NO: HIV is a pure STD and this sounds like a bacterial culture ( possibly stept or staff/mixed infection ). You must be cultured to rule out oral/pharynge ... Read More
A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Nick Debnath
20 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Possibly antibiotics: They may give you antibiotics, but more important to discuss all of your symptoms and duration of symptoms. Mucinex (guaifenesin) and dextromethorphan ... Read More
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A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ivelisse Rivera-Godreau
24 years experience Family Medicine
Get seen...: If your oxygen is low this is most likely something more complicated than an upper respiratory tract infection. It could be a pneumonia but no way to ... Read More
A 71-year-old male asked:
Dr. Donald Colantino
61 years experience Internal Medicine
Exam advised: Because of the discolored mucus and a productive cough you may have had a viral upper respiratory tract infection that has persisted and now a seconda ... Read More
A 3-year-old male asked:
Dr. Matthew Russell
15 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
See a doctor: Seek medical attention. You may ask the emergency room doctor or pediatrician for a consultation with an eye doctor or and ear, nose throat doctor, d ... Read More
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A member asked:
Dr. Phil Zapanta
21 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Over the counter med: Saline nasal sprays or irrigation may be helpful to wash out your nose and sinuses. Mucinex (guaifenesin) may also be helpful as well. Follow the di ... Read More
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