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How to determine if sinus or atrophic rhinitis?
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Dr. Gary Steven
Internal Medicine - Allergy & Immunology
3 doctors agree
In brief: Exam and history
Your primary physician or allergist can help with this.
Part of it depends on the appearance of the lining of the nose, along with a detailed description of your symptoms. Response to treamtent is another clue - atrophic rhinitis responds best to ipratroprium spray, whereas sinus inflammation is best treated with steroid sprays.

In brief: Exam and history
Your primary physician or allergist can help with this.
Part of it depends on the appearance of the lining of the nose, along with a detailed description of your symptoms. Response to treamtent is another clue - atrophic rhinitis responds best to ipratroprium spray, whereas sinus inflammation is best treated with steroid sprays.
Dr. Gary Steven
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Dr. Eric Toloza
Surgery - Thoracic
1 doctor agrees
In brief: ENT specialist
Would recommend seeing ears, nose, and throat specialist.

In brief: ENT specialist
Would recommend seeing ears, nose, and throat specialist.
Dr. Eric Toloza
Dr. Eric Toloza
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