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Could sinus infection cause my airway to be blocked when i lie down?

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Dr. Jonathan Owens
ENT - Head & Neck Surgery
1 doctor agrees

In brief: It could

When the sinuses are inflamed, the nasal tissue swelling will increase when lying flat.
Other nasal conditions such as inferior turbinate hypetrophy can behave the same way. I would recommend visiting an ENT physician.

In brief: It could

When the sinuses are inflamed, the nasal tissue swelling will increase when lying flat.
Other nasal conditions such as inferior turbinate hypetrophy can behave the same way. I would recommend visiting an ENT physician.
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