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Should I call my doctor about my anosmia symptoms?
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Dr. Marguerite Barnett
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In brief: Yes
If it comes from a head cold, let the congestion settle.
But if you're not smelling again in six weeks or if no congestion preceded the loss of smell, then you should see a doctor to rule out the possibility of a tumor causing loss of smell.

In brief: Yes
If it comes from a head cold, let the congestion settle.
But if you're not smelling again in six weeks or if no congestion preceded the loss of smell, then you should see a doctor to rule out the possibility of a tumor causing loss of smell.
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