Doctors for Sinusitis in Chennai Bangalore NH-4, Kanchipuram
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The swelling of the tissues that line the sinus is called Sinusitis. Because they are blocked with fluids, it leads to infection and respiratory problems. Common symptoms of sinus include prolonged cold that doesn't seem to go away, thick mucus or green coloured mucus discharge for more than a week, blocked nose with trouble in breathing, headaches and also light fever.
HOW IS SINUSITIS DIAGNOSED?
Your general physician will examine you physically and may look for tenderness in your sinuses. You may need a nasal endoscopy in case of chronic or recurring sinusitis.
HOW IS SINUSITIS TREATED?
If you have a simple sinus infection, your doctor may recommend you use a decongestant and saline nasal washes. If you have allergies, the doctor may prescribe medications that are specific to your condition. Sinus surgery is the last option when antibiotics and other medications fail.
DID YOU KNOW?
If untreated, Sinusitis may cause rare complications.