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When I blow my nose blood comes out what is this from?

When I blow my nose blood comes out what is this from?

It depends: If it only from one side you have broken a tiny vein. The result is that once you stop the bleeding by compressing your nostrils there is nothing further to do. If you desire a good ER can make that vein go away but its not needed unless the blood won't stop. If the blood is coming from both sides you need to go to the ER. ...Read more

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When I blow my nose blood comes out why is that? Is it from blowing it too much?

When I blow my nose blood comes out why is that? Is it from blowing it too much?

Raw nasal septum: At your age, the most common cause is that your nasal septum (the divider between your nostrils) is irritated from blowing, rubbing, and from the paper towel that you used instead of a kleenex and the delicate blood vessels started bleeding. Be nicer to your nose -- use a saline gel like "little noses" on the septum to help it heal up. ...Read more

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Whenever I blow my nose, blood comes out in the buggers, it's not gushing but it's enough to freak me out. It's been going on for 2 weeks?

Whenever I blow my nose, blood comes out in the buggers, it's not gushing but it's enough to freak me out. It's been going on for 2 weeks?

Epistaxis: Mucous is thick and draws out the moisture in the blood vessels which are very close to the surface in the lining of the nose (kisselbach? Plexus) this dries them up and they pop, causing the blood. It is not the problem, the problem is your continuous secretion that has to be treated so your problem can stop. ...Read more

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My nose is dry and every time I blow my nose blood comes out. How do I know its not a bigger problem then just being dry?

My nose is dry and every time I blow my nose blood comes out. How do I know its not a bigger problem then just being dry?

Visit a MD: It could be and you could visit a blood specialist to do testing for hemophilia, and other clotting factors that may cause nosebleeds. Your primary doctor can run some of the basic clotting tests including a platelet count. It would be a good idea to start with your primary doctor for an evaluation first- good luck and hope you feel better. ...Read more

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When I blow my nose, blood comes out from my left nostril. Why? Drops of blood.

When I blow my nose, blood comes out from my left nostril. Why? Drops of blood.

Prominent vessel: Nose bleeds or epistaxis from one side of the nose when blowing usually results from a spontaneous opening of a prominent blood vessel located in the front and bottom part of the midline of the nose, the septal mucosa. If only drops, then it is a small venule or capillary. If it becomes a nuisance, see an ENT doctor for superficial cautery. A diagnosis is important. ...Read more

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Every time I blow my nose blood comes out and mucus. I also have a scab in my nose. What could this be?

Every time I blow my nose blood comes out and mucus. I also have a scab in my nose. What could this be?

Need MD evaluation: Depends how long you have it. If it has been going on a while and the scab never heals, then need ENT specialist to see. ...Read more

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How come every time I blow my nose blood comes out? This started happening when I got injured and had a nose bleed.

How come every time I blow my nose blood comes out? This started happening when I got injured and had a nose bleed.

You may have: A superficial blood vessel that is easily traumatized by the pressure of blowing. See an ENT to discuss your options. In the meantime, try saline rinses and using less pressure to clear your nasal passages. ...Read more

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My dad has this nosebleed and when he bleeds it keeps coming out. He doesn't feel dizzy or anything but once he blows his nose blood just goes out.?

My dad has this nosebleed and when he bleeds it keeps coming out. He doesn't feel dizzy or anything but once he blows his nose blood just goes out.?

Go to ENT: Needs ENT evaluation for fulguration of vessels. Apply vaseline for dryness of the nasa, mucosa. Avoid Aspirin like meds during bleeding. Rule out causes of epistaxis like blood pressure, wegener's granulomatosis others. ...Read more

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I have a mild headache, runny nose and a cough. When I cough sometimes mucus mixed with blood comes up, and everytime I blow my nose blood comes out.

I have a mild headache, runny nose and a cough. When I cough sometimes mucus mixed with blood comes up, and everytime I blow my nose blood comes out.

Coughing blood bad: Nose bleeds can not only drip out the front, but can also drip down the back and when that mucus is brought up it has bloody streaks. However, if the blood is truly being coughed from the lungs, it is very important to see a physician immediately for evaluation. ...Read more

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I have a sinus infection and I have been on antibiotics for a week in have chest pain and I am still blocked up and when I blow my nose blood comesout?

I have a sinus infection and I have been on antibiotics for a week in have chest pain and I am still blocked up and when I blow my nose blood comesout?

Call doctor: You need to see your doctor again to find out whether the treatment needs be changed. For example some abx are better than others in combating sinus infections. Even more important the sinuses must drain to rid of the infection and keeping the nasal passages patent is essential in the treatment. ...Read more

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Why when im blowing my nose there's blood?

Nose too dry: The most likely cause of there being blood when you blow your nose is that the inside of your nose is too dry. This is a particular problem in colder parts of the country in the winter time, when the air is dry, and the heat is on (which makes the air even drier). A saline nose spray can help. ...Read more

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Please explain why everytime I blow my nose there's blood?

Please explain why everytime I blow my nose there's blood?

Saline gel: Usually this is due to dry nasal mucosa. Other causes include nasal septal deviation, chronic nasal picking, blood thinner use, inflammatory conditions such as allergies or infection and tumors/neoplasms. Although this is often treated simply with saline gel and certain nasal emollients, occasionally chemical cautery is used. An otolaryngologist may use small scope to evaluate deeper or CT scan ...Read more

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What could cause small specks of blood to come out when blowing nose and dried blood mixed in boogers everyday?

What could cause small specks of blood to come out when blowing nose and dried blood mixed in boogers everyday?

Blood in snot: Simple home remedies consist of saline nasal sprays to keep your lining moist. If you do this and your bleeding continues, you should see a ENT surgeon for a intranasal exam to ensure you do not have any lesions causing this. ...Read more

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When I blow my nose some blood comes out with the mucus should I be worried? & what should I do to make it better?

When I blow my nose some blood comes out with the mucus should I be worried? & what should I do to make it better?

Dry air: During the colder, winter months the air both outside and inside is drier. This can lead to dry, cracked mucous membranes. A little blood occasionally when blowing your nose is nothing to worry about. If you have regular nosebleeds you should see your doctor. Either way, a humidifier to keep your home around 50% humidity is recommended. ...Read more

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When I blow my nose there's blood. Could it be because of my infected sinuses?

Yes: Yes, a simus infection can lead to bleeding. You should see your doctor about this. ...Read more

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When you blow your nose why do blood come out?

Blood from nose: If the inside lining of the nose is dry or irritated the force of blowing the nose could cause a small nose bleed. If you have seasonal allergies---the allergies cause a histamine release which causes the blood vessel to bleed easier ...Read more