Get your Health question answered in 3 easy steps
A Doctor will be with you shortly
Ask a Doctor Now
185 Doctors are Online

Have constant inflammation in nasal cavity, bleeds, frog in throat. Should i be concerned?

i have a constant inflamation in my nasal cavity and it bleeds . this has been happening for years. Rhinitis was a diagnois and was given a steroid spray. But it keeps coming back. I have quit smoking 3 1/2 months ago, and this seems to be happening more often, now i have a frog in my throat usually happens in the evening. Should i be concerned.
Asked On : Mon, 11 Mar 2013
Answers:  2 Views:  30
Report Abuse
Share on Facebook
Share on Twitter
Share on Google+
Question is related to
Diseases and Conditions
Treatment/Therapy
Medical Topics
ENT Specialist 's  Response
thanks for your query.

History seems that you could be having chronic rhinosinusitis as indicated by frog in throat i.e. post nasal drip.

It needs to be evaluated by ENT specialist,you need to do CT PNS and Diagnostic nasal endoscopy to find out the cause.

Meanwhile cont. with steroid spray and take anti allergic like Tab Allegra M.

Many thanks, take care.
Answered: Fri, 26 Jul 2013
I find this answer helpful
ENT Specialist Dr. Vaishali Mehta's  Response
Hello,
The nose is richly supplied by blood vessels. Chronic inflammation of nose and sinuses can result in bleeding from the nose. Most of the times bleeding can be controlled by pinching the nose and ice compresses. Bleeding of the nose needs to be further evaluated with a diagnostic nasal endoscopy and other blood parameters. If there is a lumpy feeling in the throat a chronic infection of sinuses has to be ruled out with a CT scan. Please get an evaluation done by your local ENT.

Thanks and Regards
Answered: Fri, 26 Jul 2013
I find this answer helpful
Disclaimer: These answers are for your information only and not intended to replace your relationship with your treating physician.
This is a short, free answer. For a more detailed, immediate answer, try our premium service [Sample answer]
 

 

Loading Online Doctors....
© Ebix, Inc. All Rights Reserved.
All the information, content and live chat provided on the site is intended to be for informational purposes only, and not a substitute for professional or medical advice. You should always speak with your doctor before you follow anything that you read on this website. Any health question asked on this site will be visible to the people who browse this site. Hence, the user assumes the responsibility not to divulge any personally identifiable information in the question. Use of this site is subject to our Terms & Conditions
Already Rated.
Your rating:

Ask a Doctor