A problem with Smell is often the inability to smell properly, and it is a symptom of severe medical conditions and Problems with Smell can be temporary or permanent. Problems with Smell occur along with allergies or virus infections such as nasal allergies, influenza, cold and hay fever.
HOW IS PROBLEMS WITH SMELL DIAGNOSED?
A General Physician/Homeopath diagnoses Problems with Smell by examining the patient’s history and conducting a physical examination of the nose to check for any blockages in the nasal passage. In most the cases, the doctor performs CT scan, MRI, X-ray and Nasal Endoscopy to take a closer look at the structures within the nose.
HOW IS PROBLEMS WITH SMELL TREATED?
There is no specific treatment for smell disorders. If the cause is due to medication, adjusting or changing the drug may relieve symptoms. If an underlying illness causes the smell disorder, when that illness resolves or is treated the sense of smell usually returns. Surgery can remove nasal polyps.
DID YOU KNOW?
There is no way to prevent Problems with Smell and with age, Problems with Smell is a common condition.