u have epistaxis.
nose blood vessel are very sensitive
they bleed easily.
u r doing right thing.
press cloth till bleeding stop.
once it stop ,apply ice over nose to down temperature so it not occur again
keep ur head in down position for few minutes.
dont scratch in ur nose
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