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Profuse Nose Bleeding
Pressure initially: Pinch the soft part of your nostrils together for at least 15 min. If you have a decongestant nasal spray, such as oxymetazoline, use 2 sprays in each nostril prior to holding pressure. This will help constrict the blood vessels and help stop the bleeding. If it is still bleeding after 15 min, then spray your nose again and hold pressure for another 15 min. If this doesn't work, see a doctor. ...Read more
You need: To see a doctor for blood work asap..Please follow up with me ...Read more
Bleeding for 12 days around my period Light spotting followed by heavy bleeding with clots thick vaginal discharge bloating frequent urination fatigue?
Very doubtful: Bleeding with implantation is not the norm. When it does occur, there is usually a miniscule amount of blood (not clots). ...Read more
Nasal cancer or bening? Small amounts of blood tinged mucus in the morning when blowing nose 3 wks. No congestion or runny nose. Minor post nasal drip
Sore throat, cough & congested nose. Coughing up/blowing out of nose bright yellow mucus. Why is it bright yellow?
Pressure headache, fever, chills, post nasal drip, sore throat, cramping, dizzy, light pink spotting off and on, smally urine?
Bloody mucus in morning. No headaches. No esophagus bleeding. No stomach body/ antrum bleeding. No congestion. Dry winter weather or sinusitis?
Bright red vaginal bleeding during stomach flu. Menses ended 3 days prior. OB says it's from straining from vomiting. Brown mucus discharge following.
Doesn't compute...: This is surprising advice from an ObG doctor; I suspect you misunderstood. Neither viral gastroenteritis ("stomach flu") nor straining from vomiting can cause vaginal bleeding. Brown discharge could just be leftover blood, but both bleeding and abnormal discharge could mean an infection, including an STD if at risk. Get examined professionally, especially if symptoms continue or at STD risk. ...Read more
Had sinus problem used nose spray saline spray issue with smelling nose dry nose feels heavy nostril swollen have mucus nose not open see allergist?
Allergist or ENT: Your nasal symptoms can very well be due to the drugs you are on, lexapro, geodon (ziprasidone) or trazodone, all can cause dry mucus membranes hence dry nose, trazodone can cause nasal congestion too, when seen please mention that you're on those medicines, meanwhile, please keep using saline nasal wash liberally, for an allergist, check aaaai.org or acaai.org for an allergist in your area, good luck, ...Read more
Nose bleeding: If you can't stop the bleeding by pinching both sides of the lower portion of your nose continuously for 5 minutes without letting up, then you should go to the hospital emergency room where your blood pressure will be checked and your nose will either be cauterized or packed to control the bleeding. ...Read more
Epistaxis: Unfortunately we just don't have enough information to provide a differential dx. Do you have any medical conditions, are you on any medications, pregnant?, Did this nose bleed and diarrhea happen once or several times, any history of illicit drug use? is it possible that there may be a more serious pathology? yes . work with your pcp. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer