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White scab in nostril

Premium Questions

Dr. Albana Sejdini MD

My right nostril stays dry and scabs form up in my nose and bleed a lot. What can I do to illimimate this problem? ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Albana Sejdini ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Chobufo Ditah MD

Thanks for being available! I just noticed that the entire lining of both nasal passages are lined with white pustules (too many to count). Fortunately, I am not experiencing any pain. Do you have any ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Chobufo Ditah ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Abubakar Siddiqh MD

I have a white patch just inside the left nostril which keeps getting crusted over. It seems to have developed during a bout with Bronchitis this past winter? I also just finished a 10 day course ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Abubakar Siddiqh ( ENT Specialist)
Dr. S. Murugan MD

nostril . i picked away the yellowish booger-like scab and it was very painful when i did. it has since ... antibiotic ointment on the wound and it seems to be helping but there is a yellowish scab.... View answer

Answered by : Dr. S. Murugan ( HIV AIDS Specialist)
Dr. Asmeet Kaur Sawhney MD

Hi, I have a tiny reoccurring spot/pimple in my right nostril . Had it for years it comes and goes on its own always in the same place. It will be sore for a couple of days then forms a scab and goes away ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Asmeet Kaur Sawhney ( Dermatologist)

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Dr. Lizabeth Sloane MD

I get these clear/white scabs in my right nostril on the bone side. My nostril swells up. I also .... What do you think is causing the scabs/ built up skin ? ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Lizabeth Sloane ( Dentist)
Dr. TAMILMANI APPUSAMY JAYARAMAN MD

a runny nose due to my sinuses draining. Now several days later I have a white flat hard scab in that same nostril which is causingaon and swelling should I make an appointment to visit my physician? ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. TAMILMANI APPUSAMY JAYARAMAN ( ENT Specialist)
Dr.  Praveen G MD

Hey there. I have this white skin that keeps building up on the inner sides of both of my nostrils. It almost looks like a scab, but it s very white in color. There is nothing inside of it, just... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Praveen G ( Infectious Diseases Specialist)
Dr. Sriram Nathan MD

on the bony part in the center separating my nostrils ( septum). It s hard and a white/flesh color. Originally I thought it was a scab because of how it felt but I haven t had any trauma or reason to... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Sriram Nathan ( ENT Specialist)
Dr.  Akhtarhusian Ghausi MD

My 6 year old daughter has developed a rash around her right nostral and is very stuffy. At frist it looked like white dots and now it is more a scab. It has been there for about 3-4 days and she says ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Akhtarhusian Ghausi ( General & Family Physician)

Mobile Questions and Answers

Dr. Suresh K Yadav MD

Hi it is due to ongoing healing process with scab and blood clot , do not touch it , let it heal. thanks

Niraj Modi MD

Usually there is no white blister I suggest if its paining with swollen nose then visit ent doctor or else maintain good hygiene and wait for 2 days to get it subsided on its own. Hit thanks and take care

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.