Olfactory bulb

What is Olfactory bulb?

It is one of two enlargements at the terminus of the olfactory nerve at the base of the brain just above the nasal cavities.

Questions and answers on "Olfactory bulb"

I am 69 years old and on and off most of my life, I have had some intermittant difficulty in smelling and tasting. I can tast the basics of salty,...

doctor1 MD

HI
Thank for asking to HCM
I can understand your worry, the tissues which made for sensation of smell and test that must have been effected by the...

Read Full Thread   Ask a Doctor Now

Hi, I am a 45 year old female, 5'6, weight 134. I was diagnosed with breast cancer in 2011, went through chemo, radiation and then a lumpectomy. I...

doctor1 MD

Hi,

Ammonia smell in the nose is often caused by Phantosmia, a brain related problem. The odor can range from pleasant to disgusting smells....

Read Full Thread   Ask a Doctor Now

Hi,I am Anu
Last month i suffered with a high fever,due to that i lost my smell sensation,doctors saying that its a kind of viral fever it affect...

doctor1 MD

Hullo Anu, viral fever or simply Flu may affect the sense of smell, usually temporarily. Be patient, you may regain it gradually. However if it...

Read Full Thread   Ask a Doctor Now

Recent questions on  Olfactory bulb

doctor1 MD

I keep smelling unidentified smells

doctor1 MD

I have this odd smell, like ammonia in my nose. It seems to be worse here at the fire dept I'm stationed at. It started about a month ago and is...

doctor1 MD

Hi,I am Anu Last month i suffered with a high fever,due to that i lost my smell sensation,doctors saying that its a kind of viral fever it affect...

doctor1 MD

Doctor: my symptoms are: when I am laying down at night mostly and on my right side, I smell a scent. It is like an onion, sour smell. It is not a...

doctor1 MD

Hi, I am a 45 year old female, 5'6, weight 134. I was diagnosed with breast cancer in 2011, went through chemo, radiation and then a lumpectomy. I...

Ask Question
Doctor Image
MD

Hi, I am Dr. Andrew Rynne (Family Physician). I will be guiding you through the process. Please write your question below.

Related Drugs/Medications
Related Treatment/Therapy
Related Procedures
Related Medical Topics