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My husband hasn't sneezed in over a month. Is there cause ?

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My husband hasn't sneezed in over a month. Is there cause for concern?
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Customer: He's 67 years old, has stage 4 cancer of the bile duct, and was diagnosed with a small pea sized benign tumor in his brain unrelated to the cancer he has.
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Submitted: 5 months ago.
Category: Health
Expert:  Dr Basu replied 5 months ago.
Hi there,This is Dr Basu, experienced Internal Medicine Specialist. I am here to address your concerns and provide great service.That may be concerning.Sneezing is mediated by the nerve reflexes in the brain.Any pressure on the nerves can cause this.You should discuss with his neurologist for a MRI scan.Best wishes,It was my pleasure to help you today.If I have answered all your questions, Please rate my response Excellent (click on the 5th star).Please bookmark my profile for fast, reliable and authentic answers!This is the link to my profile:
Customer: replied 5 months ago.
Wow! OK thank you.
Expert:  Dr Basu replied 5 months ago.
Very welcome --usually lateral medullar part of the brain is the area of concern here.Best wishes