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Painful boil in nose, headaches. Why has this happened? - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 12-Jun-2013
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Doctor:Good Evening
Doctor:How can I help you?
User:good evening doc
Doctor:Please proceed with your query.
User:i am suffering from pain due to boil inside my nose (left)
User:due to that i am having headache
User:for last 3 days
User:can you please suggest me what should i take?
Doctor:I would like to know few more details to guide you better.
Doctor:D you have fever?
User:no i dont have fever
Doctor:Is there cold or nasal obstruction?
User:nasal obstruction is there due to boil and its paining badly
User:cold is not as of now
Doctor:Ok. So can I assume that the boil is bog enough to obstruct the nostril?
Doctor:Sorry, *big enough
User:its seems not that big but it is on the middle layer of the nose
Doctor:Let me guide you regarding this.
User:pain is there and due to this i am feeling ache above eyes
User:and headache as well
Doctor:Few things are there which you can do at home.
Doctor:Please do the following.
Doctor:1. Steam inhalation which will help in reducing the pain in the nose.
Doctor:2. Tab. Dolo 650 to reduce the pain and headache.
Doctor:You can take that 3 times daily, after food, for 3 days.
Doctor:You also need to get it examined by an ENT surgeon, to see if it is just a boil or a polyp.
Doctor:In that case, you may require appropriate antibiotics to be taken.
Doctor:That can be decided only after an examination.
User:ok, thanks doc
Doctor:You are welcome.
Doctor:Is there anything else I can help you on?
User:no, thats all i wanted to know
Doctor:Hope this was helpful.
Doctor:Thanks for consulting me.
Doctor:Have a Nice Evening!!
User:thanks, same to you
Doctor:Bye for now.
User:bye sir
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