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Swollen nostril turbinate

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Dr.   Riddhi Shah MD

I have a turbinate in my right nostril that has been swollen since at least late November. I am often sick, yes (I work with kids, so I'm exposed to everything, and I've been sick a lot this past ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Riddhi Shah ( ENT Specialist)
Dr. Rhea Chanda MD

I have what seems like a pimple inside of my nose, on nasal turbinate. It is tender and has a head, turbinate is swollen. How should I treat this? ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Rhea Chanda ( OBGYN)
Dr.   Rajkishori Godhi MD

, as the turbinates were entirely swollen shut. ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Rajkishori Godhi ( ENT Specialist)
Dr. Naveen Kumar MD

I had nasal septum surgery and possibly some turbinate reduction. It was 10 years ago. When breathing with my left nostril symptoms resemble those of empty nose syndrome- dryness, coldness, too much ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Naveen Kumar ( ENT Specialist)
Dr. Hariom Sharma MD

I woke up this morning with a swollen and painful right nostril and further swelling below my eye / on my cheek - quite tender. ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Hariom Sharma ( ENT Specialist)

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Dr. Shailja Puri Wahal MD

/2 months back.Immediately after septoplasty i couldnt breathe through my right nostril.After further ct scans & endoscopic observations I was told that my turbinates are hypertrophic and my right side one ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Shailja Puri Wahal ( Pathologist and Microbiologist)
Dr. Abhishek Sharma MD

Hi , I had septoplasty and turbinate reduction 1 month ago . now when i pick inside my nose with finger the left nostril is a lot deeper as before and the right one looks smaller ... I can breathe ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Abhishek Sharma ( ENT Specialist)
Dr. Jaideep Gaver MD

nostrils. After that i came to conciousness suddenly and went to consult doctor and they advised me to take MRI scan for brain and report noted the following BILATERAL INFERIOR TURBINATE HYPER TROPHY NOTED .... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Jaideep Gaver ( Orthopaedic Surgeon)
Dr. Jegadeesan Subbiah MD

in breathing through both the nostrils. I have DNS towards right and left nostril have turbinates. Based ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Jegadeesan Subbiah ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Naveen Kumar MD

I have been having problems breathing through both of my nostrils for as long as I can remember. I ... turbinate to become enlarged. I have never looked up my nose with a light until recently and noticed I... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Naveen Kumar ( ENT Specialist)

Mobile Questions and Answers

Dr. Muhammed Aslam MD

Hello dear It can either be a normal projection(turbinates) or abnormal conditions like a polyp.kindly see an ENT consultant for correct diagnosis. Ok and take care.

Dr. Anantharamakrishnan MD

Welcome to HCM It could be simple hypertrophied turbinate / or something sinister But it is not possible to be certain, unless examined clinically… Wait and watch Any suspicion, Consult an ENT specialist / may...

Dr. Muhammed Aslam MD

Hello dear.welcome to healthcare magic forum. There are a few white or pink appearing projections in our nostrils-called as turbinates.probably you are talking of these.these are normal and need not worry. If...