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A 23-year-old female asked:

i have had a dark area on my nose, its not bumby or hurts. also i have a bumb on the side of my nose that isnt going away, what is happening?

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Dr. Farhad Sigari
ENT and Head and Neck Surgery 20 years experience
Be seen: This requires a physical examination

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A 26-year-old female asked:

I have had a scab up my nose for about a month that wont heal everytime i catch it or want to blow my nose it just bleeds again what can I do to help?

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Dr. Anifat Balogun
ENT and Head and Neck Surgery 29 years experience
Nasal scab: I suggest you have an otolaryngologist (ENT) perform a nasal exam to determine if there is a specific reason the scab persists and you are having recurrent nose bleeds when you blow your nose.
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I have had a burning smell up my nose for 3 weeks and it will not go away?

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Phantosmia: The sensation of a smell when it is not present can arise from different medical conditions. See an ENT doctor for examination and treatment.
A 48-year-old member asked:

What to do if I have had a small, red dot on my nose for years. What could it possibly be?

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Dr. Heidi Fowler
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Dot on nose: This lesion would likely need to be examined and more history obtained to be able to provide you with useful input about the diagnosis or possible treatment.
A 22-year-old female asked:

I have had this redness underneath my nose for a couple years nose and no matter what I do it wont go away?

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Dr. Kristin Cox
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Skin condition: It may be some sort of skin condition such as a rash, rosecea, or fungal infection. An exam by an expert is warranted.
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A male asked:

I have had a red, sensitive part on my nose that isn't healing. It is 1/4" diameter circular formation. It hasn't scabbed over and has stayed in the s?

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Dr. Bernard Seif
Clinical Psychology 40 years experience
Unhealed sore: Please see your doctor. He/she may refer you to a dermatologist or take a biopsy to make sure all is well. Peace and good health.

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