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Blood In Sinus Drainage
In anatomy, a sinus is a cavity within a bone or other tissue. Most commonly found in the bones of the face and connecting with the nasal cavities. Sinus (anatomy), description of the general term paranasal sinuses, air cavities in the cranial bones, especially those near the nose, including: the maxillary sinuses, also called the maxillary antra and the largest of the ...Read more
Go To ER: If you are bleeding that much you need to be seen by an ent. If it is significant go to the emergency room. ...Read more
Coughing up mucus with traces of blood. Swollen tonsils and throat. Is the blood likely just due to coughing breaking the blood vessels in throat?
Yes: Excessive pressure from coughing can break capillaries and cause small amount of blood to appear in the mucus. Take a probiotic (Megafood Megaflora Plus brand), zinc 50 mg/day (NOW is a good brand), Vitamin D3 10,000 IU/day (NOW brand) or sunshine for 30-45 minutes at noon daily to get over the the infection faster. Throat coat liquorice tea (consume several times/day) also helps to reduce pain. ...Read more
See your doctor: It may be due to an infection but need to rule out a more serious cause especially if you are a smoker or have had a lot of 2nd hand smoke exposure. ...Read more
Ear infection for 4 months,follow up suctions done,recurrent blockage.Feel pressure around forehead and prominent vessels,is it bc of blockage in ear?
I don't think so.: It sounds like a sinus infection.If this has gone on for so long see an ENT doctor. ...Read more
Sinus ct scan said retention cyst and mucosal edema in right maxillary. All other sinuses clear. Sinus infection? Do I need antibiotics? I head pressure, clear post nasal drip, i can breath through nose, sinus rinse easy, snot is clear/white blowin
Mri notes small layering fluids in sphenoid sinus:what might thisbe?Wouldnormal sinus mucous layer?
Sinusitis: Layering fluids in a sinus on MRI is an indication of sinusitis, but anything that causes swelling and blockage of the normal drainage of a sinus will cause fluid to collect. Most common causes include viral upper respiratory infections (colds), allergies, and bacterial infections. Rarely fungal infections occur. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Nasal cancer or bening? Small amounts of blood tinged mucus in the morning when blowing nose 3 wks. No congestion or runny nose. Minor post nasal drip
I have a cyst in my sphenoid sinus cavity. Also seasonal allergies, prone to sinus infections, drainage, and sinus headaches. Are they connected?
Yes: And you would better follow up with an allergist and ENT, check aaaai.org or acaai.org for an allergist in your area, good luck ...Read more
"Short fluid level in the maxillary sinus" on CT of brain. Could this point to a CSF leak? I had chronic post nasal drip and sinus issues for years.
Much more likely : that your chronic inflammation of the sinus has blocked drainage & caused mucus to be retained in your maxillary sinuses. Seek evaluation by an ENT specialist. This would not necessarily explain your unwanted weight loss, especially if the fluid is not chronically infected. ...Read more
Sinusitis: This is possible, but would need to examine you and see where the blood was emanating from. Suggest you see an ENT expert and get this assessed. Good luck. ...Read more
Ct scan of sinuses showed little mucus in my maxillary sinuses. Frontal looked good. So would allergies cause some pressure in forehead as well?
Can a septal spur cause excessive mucus secretions and/or sinus problems? Particularly of the ethmoid sinuses?
Discharge can be a noun or a verb; it has multiple meanings in physics, chemistry, military, and legal usage. The most common medical meaning is a substance that is being excreted. Examples: pus is the discharge from a pimple; a vaginal discharge can mean infection; an ear discharge can mean an infection of the outer ear tract; a nasal discharge ...Read more
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