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Sinus infection also called sinusitis, is inflammation of the paranasal sinuses that may occur when having an infection, allergy or autoimmune issues. Discuss topics including causes, symptoms and treatments for sinusitis.

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Is it possible to have sinus issues without the typical congestion? I've been having headaches, a slight earache, cheekbone pain (front of face under eyes), and fatigue for two months. I had an MRI about two weeks ago and it was all clea...
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I have been diagnosed with a sphenoid sinus cyst in 2013. I had an endoscopic surgery three months later and remove it. I had some headaches one year later and i did an mri which showed mucosal hypertrophy of sphenoid sinus and the ent d...
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Greetings, I've been diagnosed with what my ENT affectionately calls a "pretty gnarly septum". He's suggested a septoplasty. I feel like I really need this procedure as my breathing through left nostril is terrible about 80% of the ...
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I'm having a balloon sinuplasty in a week. I'm looking forward to the end of my sinus problems. However, I have a few questions for people who have actually had it done. I asked the nurse when she called to give me instructions, but I ki...
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I don't know what's going on with me for the past few months I've been having problems with my sinuses I'm sneeze I get postnasal drip and I'm cleaning out clear phlegm my eyes are burning sometimes not all the time I get mild headache...
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I have had these olfactory hallucinations for at least 6 months now and they seem to be getting worse. I smell paint, coffee and cigarettes burning. Now Im smelling burnt citrus (thats the only way to explain it). When I smell the cigar...
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Recently I haven't been able to taste my food I was taking a dietary supplement called Etherium Gold Focused Brain to help me focus. Went to the doctor for a annual checkup and go all my labs drawn and everything was normal. However duri...
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I was an avid long-distance runner between the time that I was 14 and 22. I always ate pretty well, and only occasionally allowed myself to become dehydrated. I did not seem to have any allergies or asthma symptoms. Heart rate and BP ...
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Hi all....I am new to this forum and I am looking for any advice I can get. I have been battling a horrible sinus infection for 3 weeks now. I am on my 2nd course of antibiotics and nothing seems to be helping me. I have lost my sense...
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Here are the notes under Impression: 1. Minimal memberane thickening ethmoid air cells single opacified left ethmoid air cell mucosal thickened mucosa floor of the right maxillary sinus, and mucous retention cysts left maxilary sinus. t...
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Hello. I am a 45 year old male and have been experiencing sinus problems for about 3 months. I have always had sinus issues, allergies, post nasal drip etc but have not had a bad sinus infection for years. I have been able to fight th...
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At the end of 2011, very beginning of 2012, my nose started tingling. On both sides and the bridge of the nose. It felt like when you take off a pair of glasses, and the nose guards leaves a bit of pressure afterwards, but then goes away...
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CT scan of sinus shows-extensive paranasal sinus disease involving both maxi, ethmoid and frontal sinus,, high attenuation suggests fungal infection. moderate mucosal thickening is present in maxillary sinus. right maxillary sinus is alm...
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ENT specialist prescribed Pulmicort Nebule .5 mg/mL to be mixed into a Neilmed Sinus Rinse Bottle--does this has any interactions to severe fungal infection/disease of sinus? also prescribed ALLEGRA M and FURAMIST AZ NASAL SPRAY may...
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Ok so, it all started out with a cough probably the end of November. Beginning of December I had a really bad sore throat. The sore throat from hell. Started about the 4th until the 8th of December because then another symptom began: run...
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This is likely to sound ridiculous, but: last night I ate some pepperoni coated with a black pepper rub, a lot of it, with a friend who has a fetish for overly spicy foods. It felt like my eye was burning before I went to bed, but I assu...
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I have issues with my sinuses ALL year from January to January I am congested.My nose is stuffy and my ears itch,my throat starts to itch and burn..i take Benadryl to control the symptoms but I suffer like this all year long...what can I...
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Hi 3 months ago while walking i suddenly felt off balance. After 3/4 trips to doctors and blood test and brain scan i was told i had chronic sinusitis. Can this cause balance problems? The feeling of off balance increases when in bright ...
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I have been seeing an ENT specialist for almost 2 years ( been suffering in silence for many years), I was diagnosed with deviated septum & chronic sinusitis my symtoms include the following. Headaches, face pain, jaw ache, a lot of mucu...
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Hi All, Had septoplasty & turbinectomy (and a concha bullosa removed) around 4months ago. Was a rough recovery but overall a successful surgery. Got a slight sinus infection afterwards but that cleared up with antibiotics. My i...
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