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Norwich, CT
A 28-year-old female asked:

this morning my boyfriend smelled like pizza to me and now he smells like sausage to me nobody smells it but me. is that normal?

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Dr. Uzma Chaudhry
Internal Medicine 18 years experience
Hard to say: you may have a very sensitive nose, or you may be absolutely right. u could also be having phantosmia, which is hallucinations of your sense of smell. please read the article: http://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/temporal-lobe-seizure/expert-answers/phantosmia/faq-20058131 you may want to follow up with your PCP in case it may be some serious underlying disorder.

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Last updated Feb 1, 2015

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