Doctors for Rhinitis in Sobermutt Galli, Hubli-Dharwad
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Allergic rhinitis also known as hay fever can be triggered by allergens such as pollen, dust mites, cigarette smoke and perfume. The signs and symptoms of this disorders ae sneezing, watery eyes, sore or scratching throat and a blocked or stuffy nose.
HOW IS RHINITIS DIAGNOSED?
Diagnosis of rhinitis is based on the symptoms and complete examination by the doctor. Ear-nose-throat specialist examines you physically and also orders for a skin-prick test to rule out allergies. A blood test may be ordered for checking the response of the immune system. Nasal endoscopy and CT scans are performed to rule out other conditions
HOW IS RHINITIS TREATED?
The treatment of rhinitis depends on the underlying cause. For allergic rhinitis, intranasal corticosteroids and antihistamines can be used to suppress inflammation and control symptoms.
DID YOU KNOW?
Though not serious, this is a constantly irritating problem for allergic people and taking shots can help in long-term management of the same.