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A 30-year-old male asked:

What could cause sores in nose ?

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Dr. Alfredo Garcia
Pediatrics 58 years experience
Nasal sores: Sores in the nose could be caused by vitamin b deficiency, irritation (cocaine users) and infection. More common infections are caused by viruses (herpes) and and bacteria (staph, strep).
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A 31-year-old member asked:

What causes sores in your nose?

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Dr. Glynis Ablon
Dermatology 31 years experience
Many causes: From dryness to infection. I would put some antibiotic ointment in your nostrils each day in the morning and evening, and see if it gets better in a week. If not see your doctor.
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