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A 19-year-old female asked:

Stuffy nose, head congestion, ears feeling clogged, drainage, chest kind of burning but mucous is clear. what is this?

1 doctor answer2 doctors weighed in
Dr. Ajainder Shergill
16 years experience
URI/Sinusitis: You most likely have sinusitis and upper respiratory infection. Most commonly these are viral in nature, and do not require antibiotics. However, if symptoms getting worse or chest pain getting worse, be sure to get evaluated as bacterial superinfections can occur, and URI can evolve into pneumonia in some cases.

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