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Phantosmia smell smoke

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Dr.   Bonnie Berger-Durnbaugh MD

I smell smoke regularly these days and no one is a smoker nor has been in my area. What does it mean? ... View answer

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Dr. Chintan Solanki MD

Hello, I seem to have a sweet cigar smell around me but not actually there. I do have anxiety/panic attacks at times. What could be the cause for this? ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Chintan Solanki ( Psychiatrist)
Dr. Krunal Karade MD

Hello Doctor, I am sensing bad smell in my nose. I don t see any secretions or running nose etc. donno why is this bad odor is developing since 2 to 3 months. I do wash my nose cleanly every day still ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Krunal Karade ( ENT Specialist)
Dr.         Muhammad Hanif MD

Having terrible feeling of impending doom, with strange smell and very flushed face. Have had several times today. Do I need to see a doctor soon? ... View answer

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Dr. Vasudha Jayant Athavale MD

I continuously smell the odor of car exhaust no matter where I am. The odor is “stuck” in my nose. I take no prescription drugs. Just had annual physical with no chronic illness. This is a first. ... View answer

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Dr. Abubakar Siddiqh MD

I have been smelling cigarette smoke/smoke where there is no smoke. This has been occurring off and on day and night - even waking me up thinking something is on fire. No one else smells... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Abubakar Siddiqh ( ENT Specialist)
Dr.  Awadhesh P Singh Solanki MD

I ve been smelling things that aren t really there lately, like cigarette smoke, the smell of weed and perfume. They haven t been really strong but strong enough for me to know what the smells... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Awadhesh P Singh Solanki ( Psychiatrist)
Dr.       Harry Maheshwari MD

Hi, for 5 days now I have been experiencing a phantom cigarette smoke smell. NO ONE SMOKES ... ve ever experienced since becoming ill. Also, I have NEVER smelled a phantom smell before.... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Harry Maheshwari ( Dentist)
Dr.       Honey Arora MD

I am smelling cigarette smoke constantly when no one around me is smoking. I have been very ... have never smoked and no one smokes in our home. Thank you, Lori ... View answer

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Dr.  Penchila Prasad Kandikattu MD

i think i might have Phantosmia i been getting this gross smell for about a month and i keep think people will smell me when the smell came it was gross now i take showers everyday i am scared... View answer

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

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Dr. Rakesh Karanwal MD

Hi there, Thanks for your query. It is called Phantosmia and can be due to either a form of epilepsy, or abnormal nerves in the nose; chronic sinus problem. Venlafaxine may help. Consult a doctor who will get CT...