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loss of smell and taste sinusitis
A 49-year-old female asked:
Should I see a ENT for loss of smell/taste? Recently had sinusitis, treated with a zpak. It's been almost 2 weeks, should I wait a little longer?
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A 63-year-old male asked:
Age 58 DNS&Sinusitis problem Operated for dns 30yrs ago no relief Post nasal drip often round the yr heaviness in head and loss of smell PL Advice?
A 25-year-old female asked:
Can sinusitis on one side alter smell and taste? I can smell/taste some things, but not all and it comes and goes. I also have no congestion.
A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Astrachan answered
36 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Need to be evaluated: Most of the time a loss of smell from sinusitis will improve with proper treatment including antibiotics and a course of oral steroids. You need an EN ... Read More
A 26-year-old male asked:
Im 20 and I have sinusitis since i was 5. I had some nasal polyps and i got it removed but i still cantreally smell.What can I do to be able to smell?
Dr. John Chastain answered
18 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
See an ENT doctor: Nasal polyps have a tendency to return over time. When they do, symptoms include pressure, difficulty breathing, and loss of sense of smell. To minimi ... Read More
A 33-year-old female asked:
Haven't been able to smell in 2 years do to chronic sinusitis operation of sinusitis (ethmoid bulla?), how long does it take to start smelling again
A 23-year-old female asked:
What is the best kind of mouthwash to use to prevent bad breath? I have chronic sinusitis so this may be a factor in the smell of my breath.
A 43-year-old female asked:
Today i started to smell metal, i do not have any symptoms of sinusitis, i am not on any medication except vitamins for gastric bypass?
A 29-year-old male asked:
Symptoms: nasal congestion and very bad smell from nose, no sinusitis but enlarged turbinates. Could surgery help eliminate the smell?
A 33-year-old male asked:
Forehead and left eye pain. MRI from '09 cyst on left sinus. Left nostril always congested, produce discolor discharge, bad smell. Chronic sinusitis?
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