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A 24-year-old male asked:

My left nostril is swollen from inside and it has also caused swelling in my face and my mouth is also sour? how to treat it?

1 doctor answer1 doctor weighed in
Dr. Robert Uyeda
General Surgery 47 years experience
You need to: See a doctor right away, because infection in the nose can spread easily to the brain.
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