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Scabs in nose

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Dr. Bhagyesh V. Patel MD

Good morning - My Wife has had a scab on her nose that heals and then re-scabs and then heals and re-scabs for about 3-4 weeks. The wound area is getting smaller on each new scab ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Bhagyesh V. Patel ( General Surgeon)
Dr.   Rajkishori Godhi MD

Can you please help me with my continued scabbing in the nose? ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Rajkishori Godhi ( ENT Specialist)
Dr. Krunal Karade MD

Hi. I have a scab on the inside of my nose and i know its not good but i keep picking it or it comes off when i blow my nose. Every time it dislodges from he nose i have a bad headache. This... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Krunal Karade ( ENT Specialist)
Dr. Michelle Gibson James MD

I have scabs inside my nose, will these heal, my neck glands sometimes swell ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Michelle Gibson James ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Michelle Gibson James MD

My wife has reoccurring nose scabs. They do not seem to heal properly. When one scab comes off another cones up, without skin closure. ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Michelle Gibson James ( General & Family Physician)

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Dr. Ramesh M.Vachharajani MD

Hi doctors. In my nose i have had this scab for five years now and i can remember how i got ... of a itching feeling. Later on a scab formed and i picked it and ever since it kept appearing. What is... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Ramesh M.Vachharajani ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. HIMANSHU DHANAK MD

I have a scab in my nose that does not want to heal. I had this happen one other time about 8 months ago - in the same spot. It took several months to heal. It came back about a month ago. The scab ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. HIMANSHU DHANAK ( Otolaryngologist / ENT Specialist)
Dr.    Satvinder Bakshi MD

I have scabs in my nose that continue to grow after eliminating them by blowing my nose. I live in the northeast, it is winter and the air is dry. Over the holidays we were in the warm weather and... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Satvinder Bakshi ( ENT Specialist)
Dr. Geetika Paul MD

I had a needle procedure done on my nose to get rid of spider veins. One area was large an produced a scab. I didn t pick the scab but, if feel off prematurely and now I have a small open wound . I... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Geetika Paul ( Dermatologist)
Dr. Asmeet Kaur Sawhney MD

My daughter got a sunburn on her nose that slightly blistered. It started to peel a little and she peeled off her skin. it is now very red and has scabbed over kind of a darkish red. What is the best ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Asmeet Kaur Sawhney ( Dermatologist)

Mobile Questions and Answers

Dr.  Praveen Tayal MD

Hello. Thanks for writing to us. This can be due to dryness of the nasal mucosa. You can keep it moisturized using vaseline. It will help. I hope this information has been helpful for you. Regards, Dr. Praveen Tayal ....

Dr.     Suresh Heijebu MD

Hi,thi could be features of atrophic rhinitis.need sod bicarb nasal flush.Thank you

Dr. Ashwin Bhandari MD

It would be better to see an ENT specialist as to diagnose the cause of the scab formation and treatment accordingly.