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What are the symptoms of Sinusitis?

What are the symptoms of Sinusitis?

The symptoms of Sinusitis include:: Nasal drainage, Congestion, Headache, Sore throat, Cough, Fever, Thick mucus drainage from nose, Blocked nose, Facial pain, Dental pain. ...Read more

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Sinusitis (Definition)

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What are symptoms for sinusitis I. ?

What are symptoms for sinusitis I. 

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Sinusitis: Sinusitis usually causes facial pressure and pain. Most patients have thick yellow of green nasal discharge and the nose is usually stuffy. Some patients have fatigue and malaise, simply feeling worn out and run down. Can have pain or discomfort in the upper teeth. Can also have fever, chills and associated cough. Treatment includes nasal saline, antibiotics and sometimes steroids. Hope that helps ...Read more

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What are symptoms of sinusitis in children?

What are symptoms of sinusitis in children?

Depends: Before 4-6 m babies essentially have no sinus cavities. By a year, the maxillary & ethmoid sinuses are partially developed and inflammation can be seen as creamy nasal debris that often descends down the back of the throat like a waterfall during oral exam. Xrays < 1yr are rarely helpful as the sinus cavities are often filled by normal mucous at that age rather than trapped pus seen when older. ...Read more

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How many days do the symptoms of sinusitis last?

How many days do the symptoms of sinusitis last?

7+ days: Early sinusitis symptoms are indistinguishable from cold/ URI symptoms. Nasal congestion, stuffy, runny nose, post nasal drip, cough, sore throat, facial pressure or fullness. Usually, as cold symptoms resolve over 7-14 days, you feel better. If symptoms worsen, treatment which includes saline nasal spray, nasal corticosteroids, pain relievers and antibiotics (if needed), allergy control will help. ...Read more

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What can you do to relieve symptoms of sinusitis?

What can you do to relieve symptoms of sinusitis?

Sinusitis: Nasal decongestants, mucolytics such as mucinex, (guaifenesin) saline nasal sprays, steroid nasal sprays and perhaps antibiotic as as prescribed by your doctor. ...Read more

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What to do to improve or relieve symptoms of sinusitis?

Dr. M. Jan Dr. Jan
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What to do to improve or relieve symptoms of sinusitis?

Adequate treatment: 1. Take Amoxil 500 mg $ times a day for 10 days. 2. Phenergan (promethazine) dm, one teaspoonful 2 times a day for 10 days, 3. Allegra 180 mg, one tablet every night for 3 weeks. 4. Make sure humidity in your room is above 50%. (humidifier or water in pale will help.). ...Read more

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How ro relieve symptoms associated with sinusitis acute?

How ro relieve symptoms associated with sinusitis acute?

Bacteria vs. viral: Acute sinusitis is characterized by pus in the nose, significant post nasal drainage, pain and pressure in the face and pain between the eyes. You must differentiate this group of symptoms from a viral rhinitis (cold). Relief of symptoms are increased fluids, vitamin c, pain meds. But as always, you need a specific diagnosis. Patients use the term sinusitis very loosely. Get a diagnosis. ...Read more

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What can I do to improve or relieve symptoms of sinusitis?

What can I do to improve or relieve symptoms of sinusitis?

Decrease swelling: The majority of symptoms in sinusitis are related to inflammation. Reversing the swelling using a combination of oral and topical decongestants (short term), steroid and saline nasal sprays and addressing bacteria with antibiotics will generally lead to the resolution of symptoms. In difficult cases, an oral steroid may be considered. This regimen should be done under the supervision of your md. ...Read more

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For what length of time do the symptoms of sinusitis last?

For what length of time do the symptoms of sinusitis last?

Duration: Even 60% of bacterial sinusitis clear without antibiotics. Bacterial infections show in three ways. Most common it is progressive worsening symptoms usually after cold or allergy attack over 10-14 days. Next is the cold that persists over 3-4 weeks not getting better or worse. Least common is severe sudden onset of symptoms with fever. ...Read more

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Can tmj cause sinusitis like symptoms?

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Can tmj cause sinusitis like symptoms?

Very common: for patients with TMJ to complain of pain and pressure in their sinuses, despite the fact that there is no sinus pathology present. ...Read more

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