A 45-year-old female asked:
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i ve chronic swelling of middle & inferior turbinate, ve many symptoms, does use of inhalors that r given 4 asthma also reduce turbinate swelling too?

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Dr. Jack Mutnick
16 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Unlikely: Unless the medications for asthma are of the nebulized form, it is highly unlikely that the asthma medications are affecting the turbinates. There is always a little deposition since the nasal and oral airways are connected, but back wash is minimal.
Answered on Jun 22, 2015
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