A 30-year-old male asked:
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have sinus infection. experiencing loss of smell and taste. is this common? what causes this & how long should i expect this?

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Dr. Cesar Sturla
34 years experience Internal Medicine
Yes: Irritation and inflammation of the mucous membranes during a cold causes affects the nerve endings fot smell and affects taste and smell.
Answered on Jan 5, 2019
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