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If someone has great oral hygiene but there is a foul smell coming from their nose and mouth, what could that be from and how would you get rid of it?
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Dr. Robert Kwok
Pediatrics
1 doctor agrees
In brief: May have sinusitis
Bad smells sensed in the nose are usually from a sinus infection.
A doctor can look inside the nose to see what is up there, and then prescribe antibiotics as needed. Kids sometimes put a bead, a piece of foam, a button, or other little object up the nostril (the object has to be removed).

In brief: May have sinusitis
Bad smells sensed in the nose are usually from a sinus infection.
A doctor can look inside the nose to see what is up there, and then prescribe antibiotics as needed. Kids sometimes put a bead, a piece of foam, a button, or other little object up the nostril (the object has to be removed).
Dr. Robert Kwok
Dr. Robert Kwok
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Dr. Luis Villaplana
Internal Medicine
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In brief: Sinuses
Sinuses may give you symptoms like that.
Chronic inflammation and not necessarily infection may trigger foul odors. Check with your doctor please.

In brief: Sinuses
Sinuses may give you symptoms like that.
Chronic inflammation and not necessarily infection may trigger foul odors. Check with your doctor please.
Dr. Luis Villaplana
Dr. Luis Villaplana
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