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Reasons for the bleeding from the nose - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Doctor :   hi
Doctor :   how can i help you
User :   hello doctor
Doctor :   hi
User :   actually the problem i m going to tell u is with my mother
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   proceed with your query
User :   she has frequent bleeding from her nose
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   since when she have
User :   she went to an ENT specialist and he told there is no problem in nose and she will have to do citi scan
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   is she Hypertensive
User :   she had this problem for many years but initially it was sometimes,but now the blood is coming almost daily
User :   she had problem of headache
Doctor :   is her BP is high
User :   no doctor has told about the high bp so far
User :   i think its normal
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   does she has any bleeding disorders
User :   what does this mean?
Doctor :   She may need to be investigated with CT scan to know the cause
User :   ya thats what she is going for a scan today
,Doctor :   Because at htis age the causes of bleeding are hypertension, any trauma, any polyps
User :   she is having a problem of thyroid and small sugar problem also
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   that is ok
Doctor :   is she taking any medications for this
Doctor :   continue with CT scan
User :   ya she is taking some tablets for thyroid
Doctor :   let her under go CT scan and treatment depends on the cause
Doctor :   do you have any queries
User :   no doctor
User :   ya one more
User :   its for me
Doctor :   ok
User :   i went to an ent recently and he told that i have fungus in nose and gave some spray for that
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   since when oyu have this
User :   he gave the spray and allergia for 1 month and he told he may have to scan for sinus
User :   i was feeling problem in my nose for last 2-3 months
User :   what can be the reason for this
Doctor :   there are many types of fungal infections like Aspergillosis, molds
Doctor :   what is the nae of the spray you are using
User :   fluticasone
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   do you have nose block, headache,
Doctor :   is it for the first time you had an nose problem
User :   ya nose block sometimes and headache very frequent
User :   ya first time
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   any x-rays of sinuses taken
User :   so far nothing he told after 1 month of this medicine
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   are you getting relieved with this medications
Doctor :   the sprays are given to reduce the congestion and swelling
User :   i feel a little improvement is thr in nose
Doctor :   and then re-examined by sinus scan to know what exactly the cause
User :   ok
Doctor :   you have to continue the spray and later to undergo sinus scan
User :   ok doctor
Doctor :   i also suggest to undergo Ct scan of paranasal sinuses,
User :   ya thats what the doctor told he may have to do a citi scan after one month
Doctor :   Yes
Doctor :   I will give some tips to decrease your symptoms
Doctor :   Do steam inhalation with one drop of eucyalptus oil or vicks
User :   once in a day?
Doctor :   2-3 times a day
Doctor :   to relief from the blockage
User :   for how long doctor?
Doctor :   we can send some documents regarding the sinusitis through your e-mail
Doctor :   Steam inhaltion can be taken daily, there is no harm
User :   sure doctor u can send me on my email
Doctor :   ok
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Doctor :   Have you filled the feedback form
User :   yes
Doctor :   do you have any more query
User :   thanks doctor for the chat
User :   no
Doctor :   Thanks for consulting Healthcaremagic. Bye for now. Please refer your friends to our service.
User :   sure
User :   bbye
Doctor :   bye
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