Smell problems and smell disorders are frequently experiened by people as a symptom of some other health issue. Smell disorders can also bring about changes in the way the nose perceive odors. Hyposmia is a condition in which partial loss of sense of smell occurs and in case of anosmia, the patient completely loses the ability to smell. Smell disorders can be caused by a variety of factors ranging from respiratory tract infections to hormonal problems and dental infections. There is no particular treatment for smell disorders. Treatment depends on the diagnosis of the root cause of the smell disorder and finding effective ways to curb the problem.
HOW IS PROBLEMS WITH SMELL DIAGNOSED?
Many people who experience smell disorder also notice problems with their sense of taste.