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Constant Dry Blood In Nose
Does constantly having blood in nose while on accutane mean I should stop, or is it just from dryness?
The bleeding could be from either of the possibilities.
Only with exam of the nose, and some blood work will you get an accurate DX. ...Read more
No: Hiv seems to require living white cells to survive for any length of time, all viruses are fragile and most cannot tolerate drying, and casual household contacts of hiv-positive people even before treatment simply didn't catch it. Relax. You won't get sick. ...Read more
At work helped student with bloody nose. Got blood on sweater- is a regular wash and dry enough to kill hep c as I can't use bleach on my clothes?
Gum bled night b4 floss AM woke choke on acid reflux then dried blood in nose Afternoon spit not cough tsp of bright red blood in clear saliva Advise?
I woke up with blood in my mouth this am. My throat seemed dry causing me to wake up and causing me to cough a couple times. I don't have bloody nose?
Periodontal Issue: According to your symptoms is possible your gums are bleeding due to gingivitis or periodontal disease. Plaque and tar accumulation irritates the gums leading to bleeding, sour taste, dry mouth. See your dentist for proper diagnosis and treatment. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
For 2 days I have had dried blood in nose & I clear throat a few streaks of blood in mucus spit out. Clear chst X-ray 3 mth ago. Causes? Lung cancer?
Common: Blood in the nose is very common especially in drier colder climates. The tissues inside the nose are very delicate and easily injured and when injured can bleed. A little bit of blood once in a while on a tissue is usually nothing to be concerned about. More significant amounts of blood may be of concern and should merit a visit to an ENT doctor. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Strong Smell of blood in nose for several seconds while bending down. Felt extremely confused as well and felt like passing out?
A friend of mine was in a bad bike accident a year ago and now he is tasting blood and get a bloody nose after have a few drinks?
Sudden bloody nose. Lasts about a minute. Blood doesn't trick much just comes out when blowing nose. Happens 2x a yr. Why? Comes out from left nostral
I had a bloody nose today for about 30m. In the middle of it I had a big chunk of blood come out that was about 3inc big and one wide. Is it something?
Nose bleeding: Hello, nose bleeding or epistaxis is a very common condition. The bleeding is best controlled by holding and pinching your nose as close to the cheek with your nose pointing up. The pressure and elevation will decrease the blood flow. Hold this position for at least 5 minutes. After the bleeding stops, the blood clots that remain in the nose will drop back into the throat which is what you saw. ...Read more
Unlikely: Most cases of bloody nose (epistaxis) are not from cancer. There are many reasons and the most common are nose picking or other trauma including nose sprays, dry air, bleeding disorders, medications like aspirin, infections (common cold or sinus). Other cause may be high blood pressure, low platelet count, pregnancy, cancer (leukemia) and more. If nose bleeds are severe or recurrent, see ENT doc. ...Read more
Bloody nose: Here are some possible reasons. Do any of them apply? Nose bleed reasons: nasal congestion or nasal dryness, ^ blood pressure, excessive use of decongestants, being at ^ altitude, trauma to nose, nose picking, or blowing the nose hard. Bacterial & viral infections can ^ risk as well as bleeding disorders. Recurrent nose bleeds may be due to broken vessel in the nose. ...Read more
Bloody nose: It means that they blood accumulated in your nose and clotted. This is how your blood should respond to a massive nose bleed, so it would appear that other than the nose bleed, you are probably pretty normal. ...Read more