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nose bleeds continuously.

I live in Wellington (NZ) It is cold and Windy here Last couple of days, I have been noticing that my nose bleeds continuously without stopping Blood just oozes out rapidly for about a minute and then stops after washing I have no irritation or pain when this happens This happened to me back in India once or twice I am trying to find out - if this is a serious issue or whats happening ? your answer will be much appreciated
Mon, 14 Dec 2009
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Common cause for epistaxis is drying of nasal mucous membrane due to dry weather. Lubricating the inside of the nostril with an ointment like vaseline with a bud may help.
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