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A 27-year-old male asked:
Dr. Kathy Robinson
31 years experience Family Medicine
Dryness?: If you live in a very dry area then that can cause nosebleeds. Try running a humidifier or vaporizer at night and use some nasal saline spray several ... Read More

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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ahmad M Hadied
48 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Several factors: Most nosebleeds do not have an easily identifiable cause. However, trauma to the nose is a very common cause of nosebleeds , exposure to warm, dry air ... Read More
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A 40-year-old female asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
45 years experience Pediatrics
Normal / common: Kids commonly get nose bleeds when they are exposed to airborne irritants (smoke, fragrance, fumes, dust, allergens) or dry heat. They often awake wit ... Read More
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A 4-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ronald Ward
Specializes in ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Nosebleed: Provided there is no coagulation disorder. Most likely scratching inside of nose during sleep. Cut finger nails short. No nose picking. No ibuprofen o ... Read More
A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Kwok
32 years experience Pediatrics
Noses bleed sometime: Nosebleeds can be due to many things that cause one of the little veins on the inside of the nose (usually the middle septum) to crack and leak tempor ... Read More
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A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Nocturnal bleeding: You could definately stain the pillow case. Hopefully, the bleeding would spontaneously stop or you would wake up to attend to it. Otherwise, you woul ... Read More
A 46-year-old female asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
45 years experience Pediatrics
Normal / common: Kids commonly get nose bleeds when they are exposed to airborne irritants (smoke, fragrance, fumes, dust, allergens) or dry heat. They often awake wit ... Read More
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A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Uyeda
44 years experience General Surgery
Probably nosebleed: That stopped by itself, or even blood from mouth. If this is isolated event, no need to worry. If it becomes a recurrent problem, i would go and see ... Read More
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A 38-year-old female asked:
Dr. Scott Diede
28 years experience Pediatric Hematology and Oncology
Many possibilities: Recurrent nose bleeds can be caused by many things, ranging from too dry air, no friable veins in the nose, to problems in clotting (low platelets, fo ... Read More
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A 6-year-old male asked:
Dr. David Roer
36 years experience Pediatrics
Not likely a concern: It very common to have nosebleeds, especially at night due to dryness of the air, rubbing during sleep, etc. To stop the bleeding you must apply const ... Read More
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