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Lithonia, GA
A 16-year-old female asked:

I am experiencing nasal congestion, difficulty breathing and difficulty breathing through nose (side: both) . the following also describe me: runny nose, sneezing, nasal drainage, shortness of breath, and ear pressure. what should i do?

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Dr. John Chiu
Allergy and Immunology 59 years experience
See allergist: If you have trouble breathing (aside from nasal congestion) , you are suffering from allergic rhinitis and asthma. Although they can often be controlled by medications, it is better to treat the cause by consulting an allergist. In the meanwhile you may try nasal steroid to reduce the nasal congestion.
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Last updated Nov 26, 2017

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