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Causes Of Nose Ulcers
Exact synonym so far as this pathologist is concerned. An ulcer is a lesion on a body surface (outer or inner) in which the epithelium and at least some of the underlying connective tissue has been lost specifically to necrosis (cell death) rather than just mechanical or chemical injury. All ulcer craters ...Read more
Nasal ulceration: Nasal ulcers can occur in either discoid or systemic lupus. They can be very painful and sometimes get infected. See your rheumatologist who might want you to visit with an ear, nose and throat doctor for continued care. ...Read more
I'm always having weird annoying symptoms, mouth and nose ulcers, uncontrollably itchy skin, anxiety achy body etc. ANA positive, but can't get diagno?
I was recently diagnosed with strep throat and treated with a penicillin shot. Night sweats, and painful mouth and nose ulcers have shown up. Normal?
No: See your doctor again, you need to be re-evaluated, best wishes ...Read more
What would cause a red ulcer type sore. That has been on my nose for 3 years. And nothing. Makes it go away. Started as one. And now 3.?
Sore in Nose: It could be an infection or something else. See an ENT doctor for a definitive answer if your pcp has not had success. ...Read more
I smetime get throat ulcers wid pain on swallowing radiating from back of the nose 2wards throat+ soreness+redness in throat [patchy], poss causes pls?
No short answer:
Herpes simplex virus can cause ulcers of the lips, mouth and throat and/or the genital area. It is infectious. It is usually recurrent & be quite painful. Your physician can get a test to make sure that is it and there is a medication that will help.
Another possibility is strep throat, which is a bacterial infection, if not treated it can lead to heart valvular problems.
Please go to the doctor. ...Read more
What causes itchy mouth roof, itchy face, itchy nose, itchy eyes and itchy body also itchy lips all at once? And also mouth ulcer on upper & lower lip
This is impossible to diagnose accurately without a clinical exam and thorough medical history. It sounds like you have either a viral infection, or an allergic reaction to something ingested or touched to your face.
Viral infection usually heals in 7-10 days.
To be certain, see your medical doctor for an examination. If it is an allergy, it is very important to learn what you are allergic to. ...Read more
I've had severe reoccurring ulcers in mouth for years. I'm having outbreak in my vaginal area nasal and mouth now. What could cause this?
Be seen: Many things can cause ulcers such as infections (herpes/hiv), habits/toxic exposure, and even medications. Once ulcers start to appear I worry about some unusual systemic causes. One rare cause that can cause ulcers in the mucous membranes is behcet's syndrome. The best way to determine what is going on is to have someone do a good history and exam. Good luck! Sounds painful. ...Read more
Transnasal endoscopy vs upper endoscopy! Which is better to see a stomach ulcer? I prefer to do nasal one cause I heard you can be awake.
Depends: If your doctor just wants to see if there is an ulcer there, then the transnasal is great. However often they will want to biopsy it. They cannot do this through the transnasal approach. So have a conversation with your gastroenterologist to see what the likelihood is that he/she will want biopsies. ...Read more
Hi I just checked my tongue on the side inner I found a red spot with a white head is it a pimple or an ulcer also can it be caused by teeth rubbing?
DANGEROUS.....Spread of such ulcers can be dangerous and I suggest you seek ENT (Ear Nose Throat) Doctor as soon as you can!!!!! (possible infection and cavernous sinus spread)
HOPE this helps!!
Dr Z ...Read more
I continuously develop open ulcers (started as just one in one side and now there are multiple in both sides) in my nostrils (which are extremely painful, even if I touch my nose from the outside), and now I'm seeing white closed lesions throughout my nos
My nose feels like its been punched and there are what looks like ulcers in my nostrils. There's a funny smell too. Had it for 4 plus weeks. Help!
Tough to know: Several possibilities could explain these symptoms and include infection, environmental exposure, malignancy, and even systemic disease such as vasculitis. Suggest one-on-one discussion with a physician who will ask targeted questions and get more information about you. As a start, you could consider a virtual consult on Health Tap. ...Read more
PCC refer me to derm-1mm wide flat, non-ulcer, non painful spot on nose that bled a mth ago. Looks like tiny cut that didn't heal. Is it BCC or squam?
Inside my nose feels like I have ulcers or scabs & when I look inside I seem to have sores/ulcers. They're flat, whitish, & mucus is white/yellow. Dx?
Not possible to say: Without looking at them. Most likely local irritation and dryness, but you need to make sure it is not more serious condition. Show them to your doctor or ENT specialist just to be sure. ...Read more
My son 7 years old. Today one time nose bleeds due to presence of small ulcer in front of nostril. What should do
Antibacterial: Ointment or cream will likely help. To doctor's if worsens or not improving in 2-3 days. ...Read more
I have these horrible nose sores. They are like ulcers, they pop and pus comes out. I've been to numerous ENT no one knows what its from.
I have a red area over my uvulva with one white ulcer there, what could that be and I always breath throw my mouth bec my nose is blocked.?
Need to be examined:
The lesion needs to be examined by a physician to determine the cause of ulcer and prescribe proper treatment. It is not feasible to provide a meaningful opinion without examining the affected part. See this site for more information on this topic and see a doctor as soon as possible.
http://www. Nlm. Nih. Gov/medlineplus/ency/article/003222.htm. ...Read more
What are some symptoms people have of hiv after being infected with it for3 years I have one lymph nose swollen in groin painless ulcers under tongue?
Possible, unlikely: HIV rarely would cause only these symptoms. If you also have fever, weight loss, dry skin, or others, HIV could be responsible. But your symptoms really don't matter: if you have HIV, follow your doctor's advice. If not but have been at risk (which you probably have been, otherwise you wouldn't ask in the first place), get tested. You cannot rely on symptoms to know if you have HIV. ...Read more
Does HIV ars symptoms appear at 6 weeks and at the 7th week do people have genital ulcers. I had a runny congested nose with other ars symptoms?
Mouth is continually getting dry and I have several ulcers and on palete too and a redish lump on tongue. Also feels like running nose behind uvula...
Oral surgeon: Could be a number of things. If present for more than a week, see oral surgeon. If less than week, treat symptomatically with saline rinse, OTC pain meds. ...Read more
Hi, I have a mouth ulcer but its in the roof of my mouth with some red area, what can that be and also notice that I breath from my mouth blockd nose?
Waiting another 2 years for nose surgery so I can breath through my nose again, broke it as a kid, I breath through my mouth and grind my teeth and get mouth ulcers. What to do now? Mouth Guard? Pray?
Nose strips CPAP: First, why do you need to wait two years? If it is a medical issue preventing surgery, there are a few nonsurgical ways to try to improve breathing. Breathe Rite nasal strips can help to open up the nasal valve for some mild improvement. A mouth guard can help with the grinding, but may be hard to use as a mouth breather. Nasal CPAP may help force enough air through the nose to improve. ...Read more