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Musty smell in sinuses

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Dr. Naveen Kumar MD

I had a bad cold that turned into a sinus infection . When I had the cold I lost my sense of smell and taste for 6 days. I have regained some sense of smell and a diminished sense of taste/ During the... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Naveen Kumar ( ENT Specialist)
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.    Muhammad Ahmad MD

. Could this be sinusitis or bronchitis? Thanx. nb nd smell liss ...I had hoarseness for 2 weeks followed by co d symptoms with nasal congestion and taste and smell ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Muhammad Ahmad ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Panagiotis Zografakis MD

I was treated for a sinus infection 2 weeks ago. Given Amoxycillin 875 mg twice a day. I have lost all my sense of taste and smell. It has been 2 weeks. I am now done the antibiotic as of today. When ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Panagiotis Zografakis ( Internal Medicine Specialist)
Dr. Krunal Karade MD

I have badly infected sinuses ( the smell is very bad from nose) and have tried penicilan (amoxelin) many times, can you recommend a strong tablet to kill the infection. ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Krunal Karade ( ENT Specialist)

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Dr.   Pavan Kumar Gupta MD

hi there, I've had a cold/flu for over a week now and one of my sinuses is quite blocked and letting off a funny 'smell' in my nose. It's getting better but still not very pleasant. It's also ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Pavan Kumar Gupta ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Penchila Prasad Kandikattu MD

a wet Winter and my house has been musty smelling on occasion during this time. I am convinced ...On January 10th I started getting pressure in my sinuses. The next day the pressure became extreme ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Penchila Prasad Kandikattu ( Internal Medicine Specialist)
Dr. Ali Aslani MD

I have had chronic sinus problems for years and even had sinus surgery a few years ago,. Now when I get sinus infections, I loose my sense of smell for a few days. However, I have a constant... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Ali Aslani ( General & Family Physician)
Dr.       Honey Arora MD

Hi, I am having a problem of a foul smell coming from my nasal passage, mouth. It smells like body waste. My ENT is treating me for a chronic sinusitis, he hasn t taking any pictures or studies, but... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Honey Arora ( Dentist)
Dr.     Vignan Rachabattuni MD

Yes, I had sinus surgery about 2 years ago and they found mold in my nose. Since the surgery I have had a bad smell in my nose. And I occasionally blow out green looks like clots and they smell... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Vignan Rachabattuni ( General & Family Physician)

Mobile Questions and Answers

Dr. Dadapeer K MD

Hello Smelling in noise can be caused by atrophic rhinitis or because of sinusitis. Treatment is by treating infarction in sinusitis and keeping the nose moist in atrophic rhinitis. Do consult ENT...

Dr. Manjeth Kumar G MD

Hello, Yes. It is not common but may occur. This is due the destruction of the olfactory nerve fibers in the nose that sense the smell. Once the infection is cleared it may become normal after sometime. But it...

Dr.    Mohammed Taher Ali MD

Dear Ma am Altered sensation of taste can occur in infection of the respiratory tract or sinuses (chronic sinusitis). Reply with thanks.