I am having problem with my sense of smell, I either do not smell anything or everything smell the same, it started about a year ago and it is getting worst, what can I do?
i am taking zinc supplement I was told that could help but I have not see any changes for the better.
Can you help me
Trouble with smell can result from a number of different sources including viral infections, trauma, nasal polyps and nasosinal disease, tumors, and chemical exposure. Sometimes, no cause can be found. You should be evaluated by a physician. A complete history and physical exam is necessary including an exam of your nasal cavity. Smell testing as well as radiological imaging may also be helpful. Good luck.
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