Adenoids

What are adenoids

Adenoids are similar to the tonsils. The adenoids ar created from body fluid tissue and ar placed within the area higher than the soft roof of the mouth (nasopharynx) and can't be seen by trying in

your child's nose or throat. Adenoids also help to fight infections. Adenoids might cause issues if they become enlarged or infected.

Symptoms may include:

  • Take Breathing through the mouth,
  • Noisy (runing)breathing,
  • Snoring, (sleep away)
  • Nasal speech,

 

 


Allergy

Overview

An allergic reaction happens once the body reacts to a substance. This may cause a mild to severe problem. There are different kinds of allergies.

The most common allergies are to: Things in the air such as pollen, mold, pet dander or dust.

Things you touch like metal, latex or chemicals. Foods you eat or drink like eggs, peanuts, nuts, milk, soy, wheat or shellfish. Insect stings, like from yellow jackets, bees, wasps, hornets or ants.

Medicines AN allergic reaction can not be cured, however treatment will help you feel higher.The best plan is to avoid the substances that make your signs worse.

 

Other signs depend on the cause of the allergy and may include:

• Itchy, runny or stuffy nose

• Sinus pressure

• Sneezing

• Itchy, red, swollen, burning or watery eyes

• Itchy throat or cough

• Decreased taste or smell

• Headaches

• Nausea or vomiting

• Abdominal pain or cramping

 


Anosmia

Overview

Most people take our sense of smell as a right. But have you ever ever considered what it might be wish to not be ready to smell something?

The complete loss of smell known anosmia while not your sense of smell, food tastes totally different, you cannot smell the scent of a flower, and you may end up in a dangerous situation, unknowingly.

For example, while not the power to find odors, you would not smell a gas leak, smoke from a hearth, or bitter milk.

 

Anosmia Symptoms

  • The obvious sign of anosmia could be a loss of smell.
  • Some folks with anosmia notice a modification within the means things smell.
  • For example, familiar things begin to lack odor, Fever over 100.4 F (38 C),
  • Aching muscles,
  • Chills and sweats,
  • Headache,
  • Dry, persistent cough,
  • Fatigue and weakness,
  • Nasal congestion, Sore throat.


Common Cold

Overview

The common cold could be a virus infection of your nose and throat (upper respiratory tract).

It's usually harmless, though it'd not feel that manner. Many types of viruses will cause a typical cold.

Children younger than six ar at greatest risk of colds, however healthy adults also can expect to own 2 or 3 colds annually. Most people recover from mostly cold in a very week or ten days.

 

Symptoms

Signs and symptoms, which may vary from person to person, may include:

  • Runny or stuffy nose
  • Sore throat
  • Cough
  • Congestion
  • Slight body aches or a mild headache
  • Sneezing
  • Low-grade fever
  • Generally feeling unwell (malaise)

 

 

 


Nasal Congestion

Nasal congestion or "stuffy nose" happens once nasal and adjacent tissues and blood vessels become swollen with excess fluid, inflicting a "stuffy" blocked feeling.

Nasal congestion could or might not embody a nasal discharge or "runny nose." Nasal congestion sometimes is simply an annoyance for older kids and adults.

But nasal congestion is serious for kids whose sleep is disturbed by their nasal congestion, or for infants, who may need a tough time feeding as a result.

 

Symptoms

Nasal congestion

Bad breath.

Cough.

Ear pain.

Fatigue.

Fever.

Headache or facial pain.

Itchy eyes, nose, mouth or throat.

Mild body aches.

 


Nasal polyps

overview

Nasal polyps are soft, painless, noncancerous growths on the liner of your nasal passages or sinuses. They hang down like teardrops or grapes.

 

They result from chronic inflammation thanks to asthma attack, continual infection, allergies, drug sensitivity or sure immune disorders.Small nasal polyps may not cause symptoms.


Larger growths or teams of nasal polyps will block your nasal passages or result in respiratory issues, a lost sense of smell and frequent infections.Nasal polyps will have an effect on anyone, however they are a lot of common in adults.Medications can often shrink or eliminate nasal polyps,


Symptoms


Nasal polyps themselves are soft and lack sensation, so if they're small you may not be aware you have them.
Multiple growths or an outsized polyp could block your nasal passages and sinuses.

Common signs and symptoms of chronic inflammation with nasal polyps include:

A runny nose
Persistent stuffiness
Postnasal drip
Decreased or absent sense of smell
Loss of sense of taste
Facial pain or headache
Pain in your upper teeth
Snoring

 


Nosebleed

Overview

nosebleed is epistaxis. Because of the position of the nose - right in the middle of the face - and its high density of blood vessels, most of us will have had  at least one nosebleed at your time throughout our lives.

Spontaneous nosebleeds are fairly common, especially in children. When the tissue layer (a mucus-secreting tissue inside the nose) dries, crusts, or cracks and is then disturbed by nose-picking, it's possible to bleed.

Because the nose is full of blood vessels, any minor injury to the face can cause the nose to bleed profusely.

 

Symptoms

heavy bleeding

palpitations (an irregular heartbeat)

swallowing large amounts of blood that causes vomiting

shortness of breath

turning pale

 


Postnasal drip

Overview

Postnasal drip is extra mucus felt in the back of the nose and throat caused by the glands in these areas. People with postnasal drip usually feel they have to clear their throat more than normal.

The nose, throat, and sinuses ar all perpetually producing mucous secretion. Mucus is a thick and slippery substance that helps to keep the airways from drying out throughout the day.

The air people breathe is full of germs, pollen, and other environmental pollutants. When the air enters the body, these particles can create problems if they are not filtered out. It is the job of mucus to trap these foreign bodies and help eliminate them.

 

Symptoms

In addition to the feeling of mucous secretion dripping down the rear of the throat, symptoms of postnasal drip include:

  • sore or scratchy throat
  • feelings of nausea caused by extra mucus in the stomach
  • frequently clearing the throat
  • excessive spitting up or swallowing mucus
  • foul breath
  • a cough that gets worse at night

 

 


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