Patient: Why do I keep getting constant nose bleeds? What could be the cause of this? Even when I am just sitting, my nose sometimes starts to bleed.
Symptoms: I get nose blood 5 times in the time span of 3 months.
Suddenly i get the blood from nose drop by drop.
Doctor: Nose bleed is medically termed as Epistaxis. It is in many conditions, local and general conditions. Local conditions li ke self induced trauma or trauma due to external factor, nose picking, foreign bodies, infections, rhinitis, sinusitis, irritants to nose, septal deformities, tumors, etc. General conditions like warm weather, blood diseases, drugs like NSAIDs, malnutrition, hypertension, etc. If you have nose bleed, immediately attend to ENT physician for evaluation and treatment.
Comments / Follow Ups
Guest: immediate action should be taken to avoid nose bleeding