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A 40-year-old female asked:

Sinus infec. 6 mos ago and still blowing green mucus from nose and out throat. now fluid leaking out nose when i bend over, could i still be infected?

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Dr. Yale Kanter
Ophthalmology 61 years experience
Sinus: This is possible or you could have a chronic infection. It would be best to see an ENT doctor for evaluation and definitive treatment.
Dr. Neal Kraus
Hospital-based practice 11 years experience
Chronic Sinusitis: There are many causes for the symptoms you're experiencing. You need to see an ENT to clinch the diagnosis. Other things it could be include: acute bacterial sinusitis on top of an allergic rhinosinusitis, or a superimposed viral infection on an allergic rhinosinusitis, or other less common things. Chronic sinusitis by guidelines requires ct findings + major / minor criteria. See an ent.

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Last updated Dec 21, 2014

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