A 21-year-old female asked:
can sinusitis on one side alter smell and taste? i can smell/taste some things, but not all and it comes and goes. i also have no congestion.
1 doctor answer
Dr. John Chiu answered
56 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Yes it can: Chronic sinusitis is often associated with smell and taste impairment and unlike acute sinusitis often not associated with nasal congestion (which however might have initiated the acute infection -> chronic).
Answered on Feb 13, 2016
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