About Me: Male, Minneapolis, MN, member since Oct 2009
I am a board certified Otolaryngologist (ENT specialist). I have a general interest in diseases of the head and neck. I am also very interested in advocating for science-based medicine, debunking pseudoscience, and promoting critical thinking as it relates to patient
I have had this issue for the past several months. I will list my symptoms:
-Top of my nose has a bump, is sore to touch(sometimes) , sometimes hurts but not always
-I smell a weird odor in my nose that no one else smells
- my nose gets stuffy very easily
Thanks so much!
Hi, Im a 43 yr old woman I have been having problems with my tonsils for years. The end of last year the doctor notice my left tonsil is bigger than my right one. He said that it doesnt look cancerous but he cant be sure until I have them removed and have a biopsy of them. But I do not have insurance and so well he wont do it. symtoms that I am having are pressure in forehead, feel as if air is in my head and in the back of my shoulder, my neck have pain on the outside of the neck,ears have discomfort feel as if pressure is in there , I also had a white spot on my left tonsil my tonsils are not sore in side when i wake my eyes feel as if they are squeezed shut and my throat feel numb or funny when I wake.HELP PLEASE
I have been reading your posts about smells in noses. I was recently diagnosed after I passed out in Mcdonalds with low TSH levels. Now I have this Rotten garlic,dirty sock smell in my nose. It is awful. Not to mention the headaches. What can I do to make this smell go away? I dont have insurance right now or I would go to the Dr. It makes me nauses and causes me not to sleep right. I could understand if I had a cold but I dont. Honestly this is close to the worst smell I have ever encountered. Also have begun to have dysphagia on a very frequent basis.Please give me the best advice you can as I cant afford to see a Dr at the moment . I greatly appreciate it. Thank you.
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