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Will a baby, whose mother suffers from sinus problems, also develop sinus problems after birth?

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Dr. Nela Cordero
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In brief: NO

Sinus problems are not inherited.

In brief: NO

Sinus problems are not inherited.
Dr. Nela Cordero
Dr. Nela Cordero
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In brief: Not necessarily

Infants sinuses are quite under developed at birth so it is difficult to get a sinus infection.
There are many causes for sinus problems, from allergic to infections to polyps, you may have allergies that may "run" in the family but it does not mean baby will get them all-.

In brief: Not necessarily

Infants sinuses are quite under developed at birth so it is difficult to get a sinus infection.
There are many causes for sinus problems, from allergic to infections to polyps, you may have allergies that may "run" in the family but it does not mean baby will get them all-.
Dr. Josephine Ruiz-Healy
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