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Dried mucus on nasal wall, migraine headache - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Very Good Posted in: Ear, Nose and Throat Problems
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Doctor :   hi
Doctor :   how can i help you
User :   Hello doctor
Doctor :   For Health purposes please provide your Age, Gender, Location, Occupation, Marital status, Height and Weight
User :   actually i am having dry waste in my nose
User :   i mean the wats
Doctor :   ok
User :   i mean the waste formed in nose
Doctor :   since how long
Doctor :   how old are you
User :   for 1.5 months
User :   and the quantity i beleive is more i mean more frequent
User :   it is sticked to the nose wall and bit hard to remove
User :   i am 25
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   r u having blocked nose now
User :   a little
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   did u have bleeding from nose anytime
User :   no
User :   but sometimes it seems the waste has some red colour as like it is having a little blood on it
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   did u consult for this
Doctor :   anytime
User :   i havent
User :   i have a problem of headache
User :   i am taking tablets for migraine
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   since how long
User :   for last 1 year
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   do u have high blood pressure?
User :   so far no doctor have told so,i mean during checkups
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   anytime xray or Ct scan was done
User :   ya everything was normal in cityscan
Doctor :   when was it done
User :   5 months back
Doctor :   did the ENT doctor tell you if any polyp was there
User :   what is that doctor?
User :   i went to a neurologist and he gave for scan
Doctor :   ok
User :   i have report with me do u want to read the points
Doctor :   sure
Doctor :   could u please type in the report
User :   1 min doctor
Doctor :   ok
User :   serial transaxial scans were performed starting from the base of the skull in the infratentorial and supratentorial compartment
Doctor :   could u type the final report
User :   contrast enhancement was done using 40cc of non ionic contrast 300 mg
Doctor :   or impression
User :   cranical ct is within normal limits
Doctor :   ok
User :   what do u say doctor for my problem
Doctor :   did they do EEG anytime
User :   whats that?
Doctor :   Electro encephalogram
Doctor :   like ecg
Doctor :   if some is getting headache
User :   no
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   when was the last time around u had ur eyes checked
User :   i had got checked 5 months back and was given a specs when using a computer
Doctor :   ok
User :   with apower of +.75 and 1
Doctor :   did u find any relief with that
Doctor :   did the frequency of headache of reduce with this
Doctor :   do u have heaviness of head
Doctor :   when u bend down?
User :   i dont beleive i have any in terms of headache
User :   but i use specs in office
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   with migraine medication
Doctor :   is the frequency of headache reduced now
User :   ya i feel better
Doctor :   u need to avoid those things
User :   sometimes the headache is in only one side of head
Doctor :   which trigger headache
Doctor :   in ur case
Doctor :   for migraine and take medicines as instructed
Doctor :   anytime in recent past u had head injury
User :   no doctor
Doctor :   If certain foods seem to have triggered your headaches in the past, eat something else
Doctor :   If certain scents are a problem, try to avoid them.
Doctor :   In general, establish a daily routine with regular sleep patterns and regular meals. In addition, try to control stress.
Doctor :   lack of sleep will cause migraine headache
Doctor :   so u need to rest well
Doctor :   r u able to follow?
User :   yes doctor
Doctor :   Regular aerobic exercise reduces tension and can help prevent migraines
User :   and what about the nose problem
Doctor :   u can enroll for yoga
Doctor :   one more thing is that ur headache could be due to ur nose problem
User :   i do yoga for 30 mins daily
Doctor :   u may have sinusitis
Doctor :   good
Doctor :   i would suggest u to consult a ENT surgeon
Doctor :   and get a xray of PNS
Doctor :   or paranasal sinus done
User :   do i need to get checked for sinusitis?
User :   what is PNS?
Doctor :   Xray of paranasal sinus i mean
Doctor :   PNS -paranasal sinus
Doctor :   air filled cavity in head
Doctor :   when this gets infected
Doctor :   that is sinusitis
Doctor :   then also u can get headache
User :   so i need to consult a physian first na?
Doctor :   i would suggest u to consult a ENT
User :   ok
User :   shall i tell hi of my migraine history?
Doctor :   yes
Doctor :   take the list of medicine as well
Doctor :   any investigations
Doctor :   u had done before
Doctor :   as well
User :   i am taking some skin medicine also
Doctor :   when u visit the doctor
Doctor :   yes u need to show them what medicine
User :   is it necesary to tell this also
Doctor :   ur taking as of now
Doctor :   yes
User :   ok
Doctor :   Is there any thing else that I could help you with?
Doctor :   Please fill the feedback form say done when done
User :   done
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