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Child had smelling drainage from nose, given antibiotics. Treatment?

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My grandson has had this horrible smelling drainage from his nosr for about five months he has gone through 3 rounds of anti biotics an none have effect it it is light green in color
Posted Sun, 13 Oct 2013 in Ear, Nose and Throat Problems
Answered by Dr. Rakesh Madhyastha 18 minutes later
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Thanks for the query

I would like to know a few details in order to come to a better conlcusion

1. What is the colour of the sputum/ nasal discharge?
2. Does he have cough along with this?
3. Was any ENT opinion taken for the same? Any X XXXXXXX or CT done of the sinuses?
4. Was the nasal discharge sent for analysis and culture?

Please get back to me, I am awaiting your reply

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