Are You Experiencing Frequent or Heavy Nose Bleeds?
Nose bleeds are a very common occurrence that can be triggered by a variety of instances. However, those that suffer from chronic nose bleeds know all too well its debilitating nature, just like those with nasal polyps and other ailments.
Many young adults are prone to spontaneous nose bleeds (epistaxis), most commonly from a single vein in the septum (partition wall) in the front of the nostril. Nose bleeds can be caused by:
- Drying of the nose lining
- Blowing and sneezing because of a cold or allergic reaction
- Heavy coughing
- Vigorous exercise
Effects of a Nose Bleed
In most cases, chronic nosebleeds are highly treatable. In many scenarios, nosebleed cauterization can significantly reduce one’s frequency for nosebleeds and nosebleed related side effects. Naturally, any treatment should be discussed in detail with your doctor.
Failure to address the issue of chronic nose bleeds may result in:
- Severe blood loss
- Fainting spells
- Persistent headaches
- Painful sinus pressure
Where Can Houston Residents Find Nose Bleed Treatments?
There are a variety of methods in which to combat nose bleeds, all depending of the severity and frequency. Receiving a proper diagnosis is the true key to the road to recovery.
At Houston Sinus & Allergy, we offer state-of-the-art sinus treatments and will determine what course of action to take to provide relief from your nose bleeds. Dr. Nguyen is a Board Certified ENT who has over a decade of experience in helping patients live more comfortably by identifying causes and providing effective solutions. If you suffer from nose bleeds, book an assessment or contact us, and get the help you need.