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A 39-year-old male asked:

Nasal polyps can cause nose bleeding?

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Dr. Ronald Krauser
A Verified Doctoranswered
Rheumatology 53 years experience
Yes: Nasal polyps can bleed. You should consider an ENT evaluation and possible removal of the polyps.
Dr. Bernstein Joel
ENT and Head and Neck Surgery 61 years experience
Rarely: Unlike the normal nasal mucosa, which is rich in blood supply, a nasal polyps is usually poorly vascular and rarely if ever bleeds. If you have nasal polyposis and believe your are bleeding from them, see an ENT doctor ASAP.
Last updated Mar 7, 2020


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