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My right nostril started out being very sore then swelling…

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My right nostril started...

My right nostril started out being very sore then swelling has started under my right eye

Doctor's Assistant: How long have you been dealing with this? Is your eye itchy?

This is the third the eye is not itchy cause I put allergy eyedrops in I put allergy eyedrops in it

Doctor's Assistant: Anything else in your medical history you think the doctor should know?

Sinusitis and hayfever

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Eye Doctor: Dr. Arun Phophalia, Doctor (non-eye specialty) replied 1 month ago
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Eye Doctor: Dr. Arun Phophalia, Doctor (non-eye specialty) replied 1 month ago

Your symptoms are suggestive of;

Acute Rhinitis

Acute sinusitis

Acute rhinosinusitis.

Usually this is bacterial infection which causes surrounding tissue inflammation and thus swelling under the eye.

You may need to go to urgent care or emergency room for the evaluation and a course of antibiotic.

You may meanwhile do following;

Ice compresses.

Motrin

Saline nasal drops.

Please feel free for your follow up questions.

I would be happy to assist you further, if you need any more information.

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