Doctors for Nosebleeds in Kundgol Cross, Hubli-Dharwad
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Nosebleeds are common conditions in which blood oozes out of the nose. Nosebleeds are common conditions and rarely indicate a serious condition. Nose injuries are the most common cause of nosebleeds. Nosebleeds can be posterior or anterior. Other causes are foreign object stuck in nose, dry weather, upper respiratory infection and large doses of aspirin. Symptom of nosebleeds is bleeding from nose, sometimes accompanied by pain.
HOW IS NOSEBLEEDS DIAGNOSED?
Ear-nose-throat specialists may conduct a thorough examination of the nose and check for injury to other parts of face and head. Other diagnostic tests are complete blood count test, nasal endoscopy, CT-scan of nose and X-ray of face and nose to find cause of nosebleeds
HOW IS NOSEBLEEDS TREATED?
The common, regular nosebleeds can be treated at home. Cold compress can help. In case of frequent episodes of nosebleeds, medical technique of cauterization is used.
DID YOU KNOW?
Nosebleeds can be anterior and posterior anterior nosebleeds are when the front of the nose break and bleed. The posterior nosebleeds involve damage to the blood vessels at the back or deepest part of the nose. The posterior nosebleeds can be slightly dangerous as the blood may flow down to the throat.