Bleeding from the nose

Patient

Q: Is it normal to have bloody noses when having a cold with no sinus pressure and no nose blowing?

Doctor

A:   Bleeding from the nose or epistaxis may be seen after a cold. Usually this is not serious and the bleeding should stop on its own. However if there is prolonged bleeding, I would suggest that you see an otolaryngologist to rule out other causes of nose bleed.

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