A 30-year-old female asked:
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my brother (35) has started getting uncontrolled nose bleeds. been to hospital to stop bleeding.. any idea of causes? blood pressure 145/85

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Dr. Jeffrey Webber
32 years experience Cardiology
Anatomical defect: probably a superficial blood vessel close to surface of air passage way in the nasal mucosa. Less likely some bleeding defect in the bloodstream. He should go get it checked out...
Answered on Nov 16, 2020
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