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How can you stop nosebleeds with nose cauterization?

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Dr. Louise Andrew
Emergency Medicine
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In brief: Sealing the vessel

Nosebleeds are caused by a bleeding blood vessel or several small vessels, usually on the middle wall of one nostril.
Cauterization means using heat, electricity or a chemical to essentially burn the edges of the vessel and seal it closed so blood won't leak anymore.

In brief: Sealing the vessel

Nosebleeds are caused by a bleeding blood vessel or several small vessels, usually on the middle wall of one nostril.
Cauterization means using heat, electricity or a chemical to essentially burn the edges of the vessel and seal it closed so blood won't leak anymore.
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