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Had scab in nose for some weeks, since tonight turned into lump with pressure on it, I can feel it when I breath what is this? +treatment

Had scab in nose for some weeks, since tonight turned into lump with pressure on it, I can feel it when I breath what is this? +treatment

Possible abscess : The area may have become infected and you may some pus in there. It may be an abscess. This can be treated with antibiotics. You should have it evaluated by a doctor. ...Read more

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Nasal (Definition)

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My daughter is 10 and got brown scabs over and around her nose and same all across top lip, blister on right cheek can light treatment cause this?

My daughter is 10 and got  brown scabs over and around her nose and same all across top lip, blister on right cheek can light treatment cause this?

Another thought: If the scabbed lesions you are describing have surounding redness, are warm to the touch or have pus-like secretions then impetigo must be considered. (a superinfection after uv tx and skin breakdown) this is a strep skin infection most common in younger patients. Typically, these scabs have a yellowish, honey-like appearance. If so, see you doctor immediately. This infxn can be tx'ed with a rx. ...Read more

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Treating a Nose Bleed (Checklist)

Begin with compression at the front of the nose
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Consider a gentle packing of the nose
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If continuous or frequent, seek emergency help
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Which treatment works the best and fastest for runny nose?

Which treatment works the best and fastest for runny nose?

Age and Cause: For kids otc meds other than saline nose drops are not recommended under 6 years old.Also a humidifier may help.Runny nose from allergies may respond to anti - histaminic agents at any age. Check with your doctor. ...Read more

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Treating a Nose Bleed (Checklist)

Sit upright
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Pinch nose
15 Min, Once for 1 day
Use a nasal decongestant
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What is the treatment of nose dehydration ?

What is the treatment of nose dehydration ?

Try: If you mean dry nostrils, Petroleum jelly/Vaseline rubbed gently in the nose or saline sprayed in the nose may help. Please see your doctor for more answers. Good luck. ...Read more

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13 Y.O has runny nose and then he swallowed lots of mucis and now he coughs a lot. any treatment for the coughing and runny nose?

13 Y.O has runny nose and then he swallowed lots of mucis and now he coughs a lot. any treatment for the coughing and runny nose?

I sympathise...: I had that type of cough after christmas 2012. My back even ached from all the coughing. I took mucinex-dm mainly for the dextromethorphan hydrobromide, which is a cough suppressant. It is inexpensive and worked wonders for me! take the maximum recommended dose until your cough tones down. ...Read more

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Treating a Nose Bleed (Checklist)

Elevate the head
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Apply pressure to the bleeding area
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Use a cool mist humidifier daily in winter for prevention
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Treatment s my nose starts bleeding when BP boosts till 200/110 it happaned twice in 6 months due to DNS - KINDLY suggest any treatment. Or surgery?

Treatment s my nose starts bleeding when BP boosts till 200/110 it happaned twice in 6 months due to DNS - KINDLY suggest any  treatment. Or surgery?

Immmediate BP Rx: you must lower your BP now- if blood vessels in your nose are bleeding, the same thing can happen to your heart, brain or kidneys. Get examined and treated now! ...Read more

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