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A 33-year-old female asked:

it feels like i may have or have had a sinus infection. will this potentially impact my asthma? could this be why i'm having almost daily nosebleeds?

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Dr. Joram Seggev
Specializes in Allergy and Immunology
Rhino=sinusitis does: Nose bleeds by themselves do not necessarily affect asthma. Nose bleeds may also be the result of hypertension. However, nasal allergy and sinusitis have a significant effect on the severity of asthma. You are on no nasal medication. See an allergist and/or ear nose and throat specialist asap. In the meantime use nasal saline spray and a lubricant such as rhinaris, nasogel, or ocean gel.

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