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Sore In Nose That Wont Go Away
I have a painful sore inside my nose, it is red and rough. My nose is very dry too. What is it and how do I treat it? It won't go away and it hurts.
I have had a sore in my nose for a few months that won't go away. It has a scab and sometimes bleeds. Do i need to see a doctor?
Sores in the : Usually heals better when treated with antibiotic ointment . If impetigo is present , you will need a script from your doctor for bactroban (mupirocin) or Mupirocin ointment . Clean your nose with saline solution and keep it moist with aquaphor ointment, vaseline or a;d ointment . It will bleed everytime the scabs come off, the seal is gone. Go see your doctor if this does not help. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
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 was picking at my nose. And made it bleed. Now it's a sore bruise-like red/purple mark on the side of my nose and how do I make it go away?
I have a cold sore in the middle of my nose and lip(not a good place)the part of it has healed but it's red looks like a scar.Worried will it go away?
today I woke up with a sore throat and a runny nose. Gosh I just hate getting a cold. What can I do so it'll go away? It's viral with no strep. :((
Sore throat for 9 days. Dry cough and stuffy nose. Swollen lymph nodes. Sore throat really bad at night. Diagnosed pharyngitis. I need it to go away!
Viral infection: Good morning, sore mouth, itchy throat, and dry cough suggest a viral infection involving the lining mucus membrane of respiratory system - upper and lower airway. Swelling of lymph glands of the area is associated with the process of our immune system trying to fight the virus. Symptom relief can be achieved by gargling with warm salt water, and ibuprofen. See doctor for antibiotics if needed. ...Read more
Is it normal to have lower head soreness and neck soreness for 1 month that won't go away ? And what could be causing this ?
Many things : Many things cause this, most common are poor posture or sitting position while using a computer or smartphone. See your doctor for an full exam. ...Read more
Headache often goes: hand in hand with neck and upper back tension. Consider heat (ie. shower head), massage, acupressure, acupuncture and NSAID's as a possible approach. Progressive muscle relaxation & breathing exercises may also help. See medical provider if not resolving. Take care. ...Read more
I have a white /yellowish sore in side my nostril been there for over 6 months doesn't hurt but won't go away?
I have a sore lump under my left armpit. It wont go away, wont come to a head. Please help. Tried antibacterial soaps, tea tree oil etc....
Nasal congestion, coughing, sore throat, headache & a tight chest for about a week now. And today got an earache that wont go away. What could this be?
Been having bad headaches that don't go away there really bad in the morning usually when I just wake up and also the top of my head is sore ?
See your doctor: Sometimes headaches are stress and fatigue related, but can be due to many causes. Having recurrent headaches in the morning can also have to do with how well you sleep and what you do before bed (computer screens etc). However, you really should see your doctor since they're coming so often and so consistently. ...Read more
I have sore hard lumps around the crown and back of my head. They eventually scab over and sometimes go away while others appear. What causes this?
Several options: Without examining you i cannot give you a 100% answer. However, some thoughts are acne keloidalis (sometimes seen with really short haircuts), could also be a form of scalp cellulitis. I would suggest you see a dermatologist who can help clarify the answer and best recommend treatment. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
After using nasonex (mometasone) for the first time it feels like i has this irritated painful sore in nostril. How long will it take for this to go away?
I keep waking up in during the night including now because my throat is extremely sore with a lot of post nasal drip. What do I do to make it go away?
Lump feeling in throat. On and off for several weeks. Noticed increase in mucous in throat as well. Lump feeling really noticeable when turning head. Sometimes feeling will go away then come back hours or day or two later. Sore throat at times.
LPR: Laryngopharygeal reflux is when a small amount of acid comes up into the throat and irritates it. It is a common cause of dry tickle cough, chronic sore throat, lump in the the throat , post nasal drip, phlegm in the throat, and throat clearing. Many studies show it responds best to proton pump inhibitor rx (ie. Nexium, (esomeprazole) Prilosec, Dexilant) .Eat a low acid diet, minimize acid containing beverages. ...Read more
Have post nasal drip sore throat and body aches. What's the best course of treatment? Will it go away on own? Thank you,
Maybe: If it is allergies you can take Allegra (fexofenadine) over the counter and this will improve your problem. If the sore throat is an issue you can see a doctor and get screened for strep so you do not have to take antibiotics unecessarily. Ofte time the antiseptic mouthwashes if gargled daily can improve the situation. The body aches can also resolve simply with excedrin. Drink fluids. See a doctor if worried. ...Read more
MVA 5/2, had small brain bleed. Head sore to touch, severe constant headache,left eye muscle prob/dbl vision. How long before symptoms go away?
I was sick a few months ago & developed a sore on the front upper inside of my nose that is painful and won't heal.
Need nasal exam: A internasal sore that has been present for a few months and has not healed does want further investigation and i recommend finding an ENT provider to evaluate and examine the inside of your nose. ...Read more