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Excision Ear Polyp
ENT doc: Aural polyps likely come from either the ear drum or through a hole in the ear drum from the middle ear. Has to be managed by ENT doc. ...Read more
Having surgery on l nasal polyp excision with partial septal mucosal resection and itr d/w pt including but not limited bleeding, what does that mean?
See Below: If one has questions regarding a procedure or a consent for a procedure then it is best to discuss this with the treating physician. ...Read more
My doc wants to pop a aural polyp in my ear and give me ear drops. Is this safe to not surgical remove? And pop it?
Hi all, my son is squeduled for ear tubes insertion and polyps removal tomorrow but I feel zt he is getting a flu, is it still possible to do it?
Fluid in ear and headache. Had polyp in right nostril go away but now in left one. Is this normal? Taking medication, but no alleviation for infection
Sinus infection & po: Sinus infection and polyps is fairly common. You have to treat the infection and the Lily's at the same time. We usually give oral steroids, topical nasal steroids and antibiotics for this problem at the same time. You will need a thorough nasal exam with a scope to look for other polyps and then can start the treatment. See an ENT doctor for this in the near future. Good luck and feel better ...Read more
Have salivary/parotid Sarcoidosis now have polyp/canker sores under tongue and side of tongue in back. Hurts down neck and ear also. Can this be Sarcoid?
Hav chronic sinusitis. Adenoids removed, ear drums puncturd @10 & fess, dns n [email protected] 16.Had oral steroids for polyps, now advised fess 4 same. Ur opinion?
Sinusitis: Greetings. It sounds like you could possibly have chronic allergic rhinosinusitis. It sounds like your ENT has recommended appropriate therapy, a repeat ct scan would need to be performed before a revision procedure as well as you being treated with maximal medical therapy. I also assume you have been allergy tested to inhale to and foods. Aggressive maintain acne therapy post op is also needed. ...Read more
Ears are ringing day and night, tired eyes, uneasy breathing, occasional frontal headaches, uneasy yawning, polyps, congested, fatigue?
Ears ringing: See an ENT specialist - infections, allergies, chemical sensitivities, polyps and deviated septums are often involved. ...Read more
6 weeks post septoplasty/sinus widening/polyps removed. Normal to feel inner ear popping/tickly sinuses, swelling after zpack/prednisone? Worried!
Don't worry but call: Call your surgeon and let them know about your symptoms. You may have some persistent fluid in the ear (serous otitis media) which is not a major problem. However your surgeon should be notified for appropriate followup and care which may include a change in antibiotics, decongestants or imaging. ...Read more
Had CMV infection during childhood. Hvng sinus, nasal polyp. Get sinus infection often. Vng small lump behind ear for 3 years. What could be the cause?
Consult allergist: There are many reasons but none likely related to CMV infection in childhood. Given your problem, you may need an allergy -immunology evaluation plus a CT sinus scan. ENT intervention may also be needed if anatomic obstruction of the sinus openings is found. ...Read more
I have ear pressure bcz hyperpneumatised both frontal and maxillary sinuses. Mucosal polyp in both maxillary sinus, nasal septum deviation. Surgery need?
Sinusitis: Surgery is sometimes needed... See a rhinologist (an ENT sub-specialist) to sort out your options. In my practice around 15% of patients with your symptoms ultimately require surgery. Allergy, gerd, aspirin, sub-optimal medical treatment can all be to blame. If significant issues are not treated polyps can rapidly recur. I saw a patient who had undergone 63 surgeries for polyps - aspirin! ...Read more
I'm 36 y/o & have had 4 or 5 inner ear infections this year. My doc has suggested I get grommets. What are the pros & cons. Also have nasal polyps with about 5 ops over a 15 year period?
Inner ear infection!: You probably meant 'middle ear infections' and Grommet tubes are meant to ventilate /drain the middle ears in case the Eustachian tubes are blocked. You also have nasal polyps that were surgically removed 5 x before, all this points towards chronic inflammation, ? allergic, in your upper airways, kindly see an allergist, if you have access to one, Grommets will just be temporizing, good luck ...Read more
Hi Dr, having nasal polyps. Did a scan last week doctor told me my nose has blocked from top need steroid spray to get them better. It starter I always feel water and pressure pain in my ear. And now days dizzy and in balance too. Just want to get seco
One cause? Lymph node (all), neck, back & joint pain, cough, wheezing, painful lumps shins under skin, R ear noise, tmj, fatigue, anxiety, nasal polyp
One cause?: You describe multiple signs and symptoms that may or may not be related. Please see your Physician for examination. Your Physican may also recommend that you see your Dentist, but I suspect that hour problems are medical, not dental. ...Read more
Had sinus surgery to remove polyps feb 2011. Since that time have had recurring late day headaches and cloudy head. Happens every day for 2 years, ?
You should be re-evaluated to determine the cause of your pain... There are solutions.
Persistent infections, nerve damage, dental issues, allergies, fungal infection, tumors, eric., etc.
See your ENT surgeon or seek another opinion... The more opinions the better I always say... ...Read more
2 days ago I noticed a small polyp inside my rt. Cheek from upper inside, . Now it hurts and it's head is white, what are the ttt, and causes?
Mild polypoid mucosal thickening of the anterior right maxillary sinus wall, 0.8 cm found on head MRI, asymptomatic. Should I worry (unilateral polyp?
Agree: Common finding and if not cause of symptoms; tuck it away. All the best. ...Read more
I'm having polyp in my left maxillary sinus and bilateral sphenoid sinus. Don't have any problem in nose or breathing but have continuous head heavyness?
Sinusitis: Sinusitis or inflammation of the sinuses can cause head heaviness. Sometimes the sphenoid sinus infection can be caused by allergies and difficult to threat. Infection can develop when there is blockage of the sinus passage ways. It is important to maintain a follow-up visit with an ears nose and throat physician or otolaryngologist to monitor your symptoms. ...Read more
Have been getting pressure left side of the head and temple area, but no pain just preassure got MRI showed clean accept sinus polyps. Want to know if contrast MRI show a tumor or its just sinuses?
Small polyp like lumps on my wifes head what are they doc? When I run my fingers through her hair or massage her scalp it doesn't hurt her there are like ten of them under the skin you can't pop them they don't have a head on them very unusual please hel
Have to be there!: Lumps on the scalp are often sabaceous cysts: they grow from blocked glands that produce oil or sweat. They are problematic when they bother the person -or when they become infected. These can be removed by a doctor. Soft lumps may be lipomas: fatty growths. I would encourage you not to squeeze or otherwise try to remove these on your own, though. Have your wife's doctor evaluate her. Lgromkomd. ...Read more
If sinusitis lasts 3 weeks but there are only uncontinously mild pain and mild head pressure should be treated with antibiotics? Levofloxacin doesn't work (despite 12 days of treatment) and I have also polyps in all sinuses.
1 or 2 times, runs clear liquid from l.Nose if I bend down. Slight head pressure in back side head, eye irritation, nasal polyps is there. Any serious?
Endoscopy >NERD, head mri >nothing but maxilary sinus polyp, abdominal echo nothing, cbc normal, but I have nausea about 3-4 months ago + 37.5 fever?
I didn't know we nerds were detectable by endoscopy!
37.5 isn't necessarily abnormal. If the nausea was 3 to 4 months ago and gone, with all tests negative there's not a clear direction to go with this. ONGOING nausea can have many causes outside of the gut. Medicine effects, ear or brain abnormalities, post-nasal drip, to name merely a few. ...Read more
I have congenital dislocated radius, how long does it take to recover from excision of the radial head surgery?
Couple of months: After excision of radial head first two weeksare rough and you will not be able to use the arm. Then gradually you will be allowed to start excercising and using the arm slowly o heavy use for several months but it will improve every week for complete recovery it may take as long as 3-6 months. ...Read more