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Swollen painful left nostril

A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Howard Schneider
34 years experience Pediatric Dentistry
Yes: Most likely this is a coincidence as these two areas are not located adjacent to each other.
Dr. Paul Grin
Dr. Paul Grin answered
36 years experience Pain Management
It is a coincidence: There is no connection between the dental work you have described and the pain in your left nostril.

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A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Sterling
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Nothing good!!: This could be a bad infection and it is in a very sensitive area that could spread and cause some real trouble so go see a doctor now. i wouldn't wait ... Read More
A 13-year-old female asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
46 years experience Pediatrics
Common: Swollen glands will usually represent an infection. About 3/4 of these are viral (including mono), but the 1/4 that may be strep could lead to complic ... Read More
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Sire
54 years experience Dermatology
Have it evaluated: You should have your physician examine the area to rule out a medical condition that can be treated.
A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Astrachan
37 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Possibly an infection.: If it's swollen and it hurts it is most likely a staph infection of the hair follicles inside your nostril. If there is no pain then it may be a benig ... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. John Moranville
36 years experience Psychiatry
?: Please provide more information and ask a specific question so we can help you
A female asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
49 years experience Pathology
Need more info: How long ago did this happen. Did you hurt yourself? Are you having a cold? You may watch and wait. If it does not get better in a week or so, see a d ... Read More
A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Rebecca Gliksman
38 years experience Internal Medicine
Nasal swelling: Would follow up with doctor/dermatologist for antibiotics. For acne we usually give doxycycline but you can not be pregnant at the time. Sometimes t ... Read More
A 43-year-old female asked:
Dr. Hunter Handsfield
53 years experience Infectious Disease
Infection?: It sounds like you have an acute infection of some sort. If so, it is unrelated to the previous wart problem. "Swollen with sores" suggests staph, str ... Read More
A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. William Culviner
30 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Nasal obstruction : You could have a variety of problems affecting your breathing through your nose. The 2 red lumps could be the inferior and middle turbinates, polyps i ... Read More

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