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Sinus cavities in head

A 21-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gregg Albers
41 years experience Addiction Medicine
Sinuses: All in the front, around your eyes, nose, above your teeth. You have a communication back through the ears, to the bone behind the ear, the mastoid p ... Read More
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Dr. LUIS IRIZARRY
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Sinuses: Ethmoid sinus is behind your nose and eye area. Frontal sinus above eye (forehead area) maxillary sinus (cheek bone area). . There are other terms lik ... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Zachary Veres
18 years experience Family Medicine
Uri: better get an antibiotic to fix this problem.. mucinex (guaifenesin) otc will help the congestion and mucus as well. hope this helps
Dr. Vakas Sial
24 years experience Internal Medicine
Sinusitis: You may have a bacterial sinusitis which may require antibiotics. Other causes of sinusitis include viruses and allergies. You should see a physician.
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A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jerome Zacks
51 years experience Cardiology
Steroid inhaler: An antibiotic might be appropriate if one has a yellow or green nasal discharge, especially if associated with painful sinuses and/or fever. If the d ... Read More
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Dr. Manami Yamaguchi
25 years experience Dentistry
Was it examined?: Was Amoxicillin prescribed by a doctor to treat your sinus? If you are self-medicating with antibiotics on hand, it may not be the right type of drug ... Read More
Dr. Don Millner
43 years experience Cosmetic Dentistry
Not for you?: Amoxicillin is commonly prescribed for bacteria originated sinus issues but your infection may be resistant to the antibiotic or maybe viral. If it d ... Read More
A 36-year-old male asked:
Dr. Richard Zimon
59 years experience Internal Medicine
Probaby: normal post-operative pain...suggest ICE and contact your treating ENT specialist for suggestions/I ASSUME you have a follow-up visit arranged...if pa ... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Stephen Rothstein
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Not sinus: No sinuses in that area. Probably a cervical neuralgia or muscle pain from the spine. see a neurologist
A 55-year-old male asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
25 years experience Psychiatry
Congestion: Are these chronic or brand new symtpoms? If it just started consider use of decongestant. If chronic - recommend assessment.
A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Thomas Yash
46 years experience Dentistry
Not likely: Your sinuses are skin lined cavities in your skull at several different paired sites. Being enclosed in solid bones, they cannot sink in. So whatever ... Read More
A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Uyeda
45 years experience General Surgery
You probably: have chronic sinusitis. See your doctor or ENT specialist for definitive diagnosis and proper treatment.
A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Kenneth Reichert
35 years experience Neurosurgery
Nasal Sinus X-rays : The densities are either an active infection in the sinuses or most likely residual chronic inflammation from previous infections. The findings do not ... Read More
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