Nosebleed is defined as a condition where there is a little bleeding from the nose. It can be from either the anterior or posterior region. Bleeding from the nose can happen because of physical injury or even stress and anxiety. The most common symptom associated with this form of bleeding would be blood triggering from the nose area, which starts dripping out.
HOW IS NOSEBLEEDS DIAGNOSED?
Diagnosis is done trying to understand the cause of the bleeding. In most cases, X-rays, scans and even internal examination by the ENT are done
HOW IS NOSEBLEEDS TREATED?
Treatment for nosebleeds depends on the cause. One can try home measures like using ice packs along with applying gentle pressure on the area and putting the head back. When the nosebleed happens because of physical injury or severe damage to the nasal passage or fracture in the bone, then surgery can also be done. Medications for infection prevention are also given.