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What can cause recurring nose bleeds?

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Dr. Ronald Krauser
Internal Medicine - Rheumatology
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In brief: Several causes

Nose bleeds can occur from a local problem (dryness, polyps, local irritation) or a systemic disease (high blood pressure, heart disease).

In brief: Several causes

Nose bleeds can occur from a local problem (dryness, polyps, local irritation) or a systemic disease (high blood pressure, heart disease).
Dr. Ronald Krauser
Dr. Ronald Krauser
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Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry

In brief: Some 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: Some 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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