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stopping severe nose bleeds

A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. William Culviner
30 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Common: Epistaxis is common in everyone. 80% of people experience this in their lives. A common cause is dry, hot air like inside the home in the winter causi ... Read More
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A 26-year-old male asked:
Dr. Christine Hom
30 years experience Pediatrics
Nosebleeds: One of the most common causes of nosebleed is poking at your nostril. Apply firm pressure to stop bleeding, with or without a plug of facial tissue. ... Read More
A 19-year-old male asked:
Dr. Alvin Lin
Dr. Alvin Lin answered
30 years experience Geriatrics
Epistaxis: Great decision to stop using e-cig. You're doing yourself a great favor. As for your nose bleeds (epistaxis), as long as they stop, you're most likely ... Read More
A 52-year-old female asked:
Dr. Thomas Josa
39 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Cauterize: This sounds very disruptive! Most likely its a brittle vessel high up in the nose. See an ENT who can cauterize it and check for anything suspicious ... Read More
A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Webber
32 years experience Cardiology
Anatomical defect: probably a superficial blood vessel close to surface of air passage way in the nasal mucosa. Less likely some bleeding defect in the bloodstream. He s ... Read More
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A 59-year-old female asked:
Dr. Rick Koch
Dr. Rick Koch answered
22 years experience Cardiology
QOD: Another approach would trying 81mg every other day....However your recurrent nose bleeds may be treatable with cautery...Discuss with your physician.
A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Franklyn Gergits
29 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Nosebleeds: Hello, nosebleeds occur quite commonly and will usually respond to simple pressure by squeezing the front of the nose. Since it is recurring, go see y ... Read More
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A 12-year-old male asked:
Dr. Tanya Russo
25 years experience Pediatrics
Epistaxis: Nose bleeds are common in children with allergies or on antihistamines for allergies. The inflammation from this hypersensitivity is often worse with ... Read More
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A 16-year-old female asked:
Dr. Benjamin Murcek
34 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Severe nose bleed: Nosebleeds are common. However, severe bleeding is not and be a cause for concern. You need to see an ENT who can do a good nasal exam to rule out a ... Read More
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A 23-year-old male asked:
Dr. Donald Colantino
61 years experience Internal Medicine
Nose bleeds: A very common cause of recurrent nose bleeds is excessive dryness of the nasal membranes from heating or air conditioning. Adding a humidifier and app ... Read More
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