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What does it mean if i cansmell burning all the time?

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what does it mean if i cansmell burning all the time?
Submitted: 10 years ago.
Category: Health
Expert:  Scottish DOC replied 10 years ago.

Interesting symptom.

Is it constant or intermittent?

Customer: replied 10 years ago.
Reply to Alexander Irvine's Post: well it just started lastnight and i can still smell it now.jus smells like there's hair on fire-i know it's odd!
Expert:  Scottish DOC replied 10 years ago.

It is an unusual symptom - if it persists it could mean you have a problem with the temporal lobe of your brain.

Therefore if there is some does not disappear relatively quickly or if it returns again I would suggest that you consult your doctor and have it thoroughly investigated.

Please feel free to get back to me if you have any other questions.