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Why Is The Right Nostril Swollen
The outside of my nostrils are swollen slightly and the inside of both my nostrils itch. This has been going on for about 2 weeks. What is it?
Infection/ENT : See otholaringologist. You may need prescription for the treatment. ...Read more
One of my nostrils always looks swollen in the back. When I get sick it gets completely blocked and the other one never does. Why is this?
A bit unusual: Generally, nasal swelling will switch sides so that one side is more congested, but the side that is more congested alters. If congestion is due to local infection (sinus infection for example), then the swelling may remain unilateral. There may be a polyp on the one side, which may be visible on exam or by ct scan. more background information would be helpful. ...Read more
Stuffy: Stuffy nose is a symptom that you experience, making it difficult to breathe through your nose. You may not be able to appreciate swollen nares (the internal nasal channels divided by a septum) without a physician exam. Go see a doctor and have them look at this. Hope it clears up soon. ...Read more
The inside of my nostril is swollen, it hurts to touch . What is this and what causes it ? feels like a huge lump inside .
Infection: The most likely cause is a pimple-like infection. Often occurs inside the nostril and usually affects a hair follicle. The infection is usually self-limited and will resolve without intervention. However, more significant infections may require antibiotics to eradicate. If you have any concern that the condition is worsening, seek medical advice from a local physician. ...Read more
2day I had two fillings done on the right upper side , now the outside of my left nostril is swollen and painful . Is this just a coincidence ?
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