A 26-year-old female asked:
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hello doctors , i wanted to ask about signs and semptoms of csf rhinorrea and how can you know if its a csf or allergic rhinorrea?

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Dr. John Chiu
Dr. John Chiu answered
56 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Glucose in snort: If you find glucose in snort, it is very suggestive of CSF leak. Perhaps a ct scan can tell as well. This is not for home-made diagnosis. Did you suffer from a head trauma recently (car accident, falling on the head, hit by a golf ball or baseball)?
Answered on Jun 10, 2014
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