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A 37-year-old female asked:

Runny nose with (nasal congestion), headache, sneezing, sore throat in the morning only. occasional blood tinged mucous embedded on floor of throat?

2 doctor answers7 doctors weighed in
Dr. Carla Enriquez
Pediatrics 51 years experience
Allergy?: Most likely allergy, although a mild viral upper respiratory infection would have these symptoms too. An exam could settle which it is. If you have fever or aches then it's most likely a virus. See your doctor if it persists.
Dr. Ziad Akl
Dr. Ziad Aklanswered
Infectious Disease 32 years experience
Virus: This sounds like a viral upper respiratory infection. Treatment is symptomatic for pain and fever. If bloody mucus continues after the infection resolves, you should seek medical care.
Last updated Mar 8, 2022
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