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Bad odor in left nostril, regular mild headaches, suffer short term memory. Is it brain tumor ?

I have a bad odour in my left nostril and have had this for aprox 3 months. It is most apparent once I have rubbed my nose. I thought it may be blood vessels of sinus etc, but I now seem to have mild headaches regularly. My short term memory isn t as great as it could be but I have a very hectic stressful life at the moment. After checking on mentioned brain tumour hence I am now slightly concerned.
Asked On : Thu, 7 Mar 2013
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Thanks for contacting HCM
You have
1.Bad odor in left nostril
2.Regular mild headaches
These all finding suggestive of rhinosinusitis not brain tumor , For confirmation you may go for X Ray PNS or Consult with ENT specialist.
For this disease yo may take course of proper antibiotic, nasal decongestant , nasal douch , vicks inhalation etc.
Dr Hariom Sharma
Answered: Fri, 9 Aug 2013
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