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Causes Of Cacosmia
What is cacosmia and what is its relation to deamination and nerve degeneration .And can these two conditions cause this.Explain the relation with brain and mood disorders?
Cacosmia: The imagining of unpleasant odors, particularly putrefactive odors, an unpleasant phantosmia.Psychiatric etiologies for olfactory distortion can exist with schizophrenia, alcoholic psychosis, depression and olfactory reference syndrome). Also been observed with epilepsy. This can also occur due to peripheral damage to the olfactory system. ...Read more
What exactly is a brain lesion? And what is Cacosmia? My dr. thinks it could be that but didn't give me any details about the condition.
HallucinationOfUnpla: It is hallucination(imagining)of unpleasant odor particularly putrefactive odor. Brain lesion is a lesion in Brain You should always ask the doctors what they are talking about and what it mean.It is duty of the doctors to explaiin things so that you can understand in non medical language ...Read more
Weird smell in nose when bending over, or burping/coughing/yawning. Dr. said could be Cacosmia or a fungal infection. What is Cacosmia? He didn't say.
Imagining a bad odor: It is the imaging or perception of a bad or foul odor. It can be psychological or some times associated with a brain tumor. It also can be associated with reflux, sinus infections, or infected rhinitis. Oral hygiene problems or halitosis. See if your physician can refer you to an ENT for a check up. ...Read more
BP definition.: The blood pressure is the resistance to blood flow through the body. The higher number is the resistance when the heart pumps, and the lower number is the resistance when the heart relaxes and fills. High BP can lead to problems with the heart, kidneys, eyes, blood vessels and brain. 95% of the time, there's no one specific cause perhaps other than genetics. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Don't really know: The actual cause of adhd is really unknown. Spect scans have been able to show abnormalities in the frontal lobe of those with adhd, but this doesn't explain cause. It is believed to be a chemical, rather than purely a behavioral disorder. Theories on cause are endless from diet, genetics, vitamin deficiency, toxin exposure, fetus development, etc. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Itch that rashes: In eczema, the 'hallmark' is the itch that rashes, where there is a cycle of itch-scratch that perpetuates this condition. Other skin conditions may mimic eczema, so evaluation by your doctor or dermatologist is warranted. Atopic individuals have a personal or famiy history of asthma, allergic rhinitis, nasal polyps, or "sensitive" skin. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer