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Dr. Creighton Wright
55 years experience in General Surgery
List: Fingers! irritation, dryness, infection, malignancies hypertension bleeding disorder.
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A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Richard Bensinger
51 years experience in Ophthalmology
Many things: Nose bleeds can be spontaneous if the nasal passages are too dry. Nose bleeds can occur from nose picking, trauma from probing into the nose and dire ... Read More
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A 55-year-old female asked:
Dr. Bac Nguyen
22 years experience in Family Medicine
Nose-picking/rubbing: Their finger nails are thin and razor-sharp. When the inside of nose is itchy/dry, picking the inside of nose and/or rubbing it hard can cause bleedi ... Read More
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A 55-year-old member asked:
Dr. Bernstein Joel
59 years experience in ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Yes: In the absence of high blood pressure, diabetes or vascular disease involving the nose, probably the most common drugs that may lead to frequent nose ... Read More
A 53-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ronald Krauser
51 years experience in Rheumatology
Several causes: There are several causes for nosebleeds. Some are local such as nasal irritation or polyps. Some are related to systemic diseases such as hypertension ... Read More
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Dr. Gurmukh Singh
48 years experience in Pathology
Dry air: Dry air may affect the lining of the nose over a plexus of blood vessels, called Little's area. This is usual site of nose bleeds.
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A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Oscar Novick
57 years experience in Pediatrics
Nose bleeds: You may have a cold and the mucus eroded the small blood vessels in your nose, or you may have high blood pressure, or possibly you picked your nose d ... Read More
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A 52-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Martin
27 years experience in ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Nosebleeds: Nosebleeds can be from dryness, local trauma (picking), certain medications, but most commonly a distinct cause may not be found.
A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
45 years experience in 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
A 23-year-old male asked:
Dr. Suzanne Galli
23 years experience in ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Nose bleed: It is possible that in your anger, your blood pressure was elevated and a small superficial vessel opened up.
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