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Why do some people get a lot of nosebleeds?

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Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry
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In brief: Various reasons

Nose bleed reasons: nasal congestion or nasal dryness, ^ blood pressure, excessive use of decongestants, being at ^ altitude, trauma to nose, nose picking, or blowing the nose hard.
Bacterial ; viral infections can ^ risk as well as bleeding disorders. Recurrent nose bleeds may be due to broken vessel in the nose. Alcohol / Cocaine abuse can cause nose bleeds, as can tumors.

In brief: Various reasons

Nose bleed reasons: nasal congestion or nasal dryness, ^ blood pressure, excessive use of decongestants, being at ^ altitude, trauma to nose, nose picking, or blowing the nose hard.
Bacterial ; viral infections can ^ risk as well as bleeding disorders. Recurrent nose bleeds may be due to broken vessel in the nose. Alcohol / Cocaine abuse can cause nose bleeds, as can tumors.
Dr. Heidi Fowler
Dr. Heidi Fowler
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Dr. James Ball
Pediatrics - Hematology & Oncology
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In brief: Many reasons

Some have bleeding disorders, some have allergies, some have very dry noses.
Nosebleeds are very common.

In brief: Many reasons

Some have bleeding disorders, some have allergies, some have very dry noses.
Nosebleeds are very common.
Dr. James Ball
Dr. James Ball
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