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Ammonia smell with fungal sinusitis

Premium Questions

Dr. Naveen Kumar MD

Hi, I have a sinus infection for four days now. The first day I had a fever of 101, so was put on antibiotics. On the fourth day, today, I have been smelling a vinegar smell. What is the reason for... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Naveen Kumar ( ENT Specialist)
Dr. Sumit Bhatti MD

Hi Doctor XXXXXXX Thank you for your email. The mycetoma fungal ball is located in the sphenoid sinus- which is quite far in. it cannot be treated with water steam or nasal spray . It is an incidental ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Sumit Bhatti ( ENT Specialist)
Dr. Sumit Bhatti MD

Hi Doctor Recently I have a Ct scan showing that I have a fungal ball in my sphenoid sinus . What are the treatments options. ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Sumit Bhatti ( ENT Specialist)
Dr. Prahlad Duggal MD

I have had allergy testing and I am highly allergic to mold. I have sinusitis and have taken ... severe sinus symptoms for over a month. I have had a ct scan and it shows sinus disease. My doctor saw ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Prahlad Duggal ( ENT Specialist)
Dr. Naveen Kumar MD

I have had a severe staph infection in my upper sinuses for 3 years now. This has been fully ... that is what the doctor is telling me). I have had 2 sinus surgeries , but they did not clear the upper... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Naveen Kumar ( ENT Specialist)

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Dr.       Harry Maheshwari MD

Have you heard of a nasal fungal infection caused from dust blown around the globe from the Sahara Desert? I ve been dealing with something for 9 months now that my Naturopath thinks is this, without much success. I also... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Harry Maheshwari ( Dentist)
Dr. Manish Purohit MD

My husband has had sinus and allergy problems for over 20 years....has been to Mayo numerous times...seen various doctors and most recently an ENT. Last year, a sinus culture revealed a fungal infection in... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Manish Purohit ( Infectious Diseases Specialist)
Dr.  C H Ranjith Kumar MD

For fungal sinusitis, is FESS the only option? Even incase of FESS, will it re-occur again. My spouse had FESS done twice 5 to 6 years back. She tried homoepathy, and again in touch with allopathy ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. C H Ranjith Kumar ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Abhishek Sharma MD

I have just been diagnosed with allergic fungal sinusitis after a surgery to take out polyps and mucin . The surgeon referred to afs as a disease. The doctor put me on Ampho-B to be put into my sinuses... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Abhishek Sharma ( ENT Specialist)
Dr.   Suman Kumar MD

i have allergic fungal (aspergilus Flavus) sinusitis from 2005 and operated. sometimes suddenly throat chocked with high fever occure .after taking levoflox -500 / day for 7 days. gradually problem ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Suman Kumar ( Allergist and Immunologist)

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Dr. Abaz Quka MD

Hello! It may be a fungal sinusitis. You need a nasal discharge culture to exclude this. Greetings