Sinusitis. Symptoms

Definition of sinusitis
Is inflammation of the lining of the sinuses, ie, small chambers excavated in the thickness of the facial skeleton to communicate with the nostrils.

It distinguishes a frontal sinusitis, maxillary, ethmoid and sphenoid according to site of inflammation.

Symptoms of acute sinusitis
The symptoms of acute sinusitis are:
* Abundant purulent or mucopurulent secretions from the nose
* Pain in the breast area for the injured.
* Nasal congestion
* Loss of smell
* Cough (worse at night)
* Slight fever

Symptoms of chronic sinusitis
When sinusitis becomes chronic and causes symptoms similar to the mildest form above but also:
* Headache
* There may be infection
* If not cured after months, may cause the occurrence of renal or cardiac disorders due to infection.

Related Topics
Sinusitis. Medical Treatments and Natural Remedies

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