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Have sinus infection. Experiencing loss of smell and taste. Is this common? What causes this & how long should I expect this?

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Dr. Cesar Sturla
Internal Medicine

In brief: Yes

Irritation and inflammation of the mucous membranes during a cold causes affects the nerve endings fot smell and affects taste and smell.

In brief: Yes

Irritation and inflammation of the mucous membranes during a cold causes affects the nerve endings fot smell and affects taste and smell.
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