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sigmoid sinus infection

A 45-year-old female asked:
Dr. Katharine Cox
45 years experience Pediatric Emergency Medicine
? Sphenoid : It may be your sphenoid sinus? It is possible it may be long standing and not related to your headaches. Be assessed after your treatment and follow u ... Read More

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A 39-year-old female asked:
Dr. Al Hegab
Dr. Al Hegab answered
40 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Doctor assessment: Careful history and physical examination, and possibly imaging studies as limited CT study can diagnose sinus disease in your child, goodluck T
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Dr. James Ferguson
46 years experience Pediatrics
So what's the ????: This is the public HT site where volunteer docs answer health questions. You have put a question mark after a statement but have not asked a question. ... Read More
A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Brian Affleck
30 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Sinus infection: If you truly have a sinus infection, you probably need antibiotics, although many of the patients that i see in the clinic who complain of sinus infec ... Read More
A 40-year-old female asked:
Dr. Daniel Chappell
11 years experience Family Medicine
Many ways: Treatments for sinus infections range from nasal saline irrigation to surgery. You need to find the cause in order to get the right treatment. Not all ... Read More
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A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
25 years experience Psychiatry
Antibiotics.: If you have an actual sinus infection and not just pain & congestion - than antibiotic treatment is usually indicated. Please see your physician.
A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. James Sidman
40 years experience Pediatric ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Usually not very. : An infection of the frontal or sphenoid sinuses can be dangerous because they are so close to the brain.
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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
25 years experience Psychiatry
Can what mean you: Have a sinus infection. Symptoms from sinusitis may include: headache and tenderness / pain near forehead, eyes, cheeks or nose. There may be yellow/ ... Read More
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A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. Diane Minich
37 years experience Family Medicine
Virus in inner ear: Disrupts the balance canals in the inner ear.
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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Sparacino
37 years experience Family Medicine
See your doctor: He/she can prescribe antibiotics to treat the infection.

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