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I have a strange burning smell in my nose when i breath

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i have a strange burning smell in my nose when i breath in..what is it
Submitted: 7 years ago.
Category: Health
Expert:  Dr. Anil replied 7 years ago.
Do you have stuffy nose ?
Phelgm at the back of throat?
Are you taking any medication?
Bad breath?
Any history of allergy, sinusitis?
Since how long have you been suffering from?
Associated cough,headache , nausea?
Customer: replied 7 years ago.
ya i have parkinsons disease,im taking medication for that,nose is a bit stuffy,i have burning smell abt a week now,i have a cough
Expert:  Dr. Anil replied 7 years ago.
As you describe there may be possibility of sinusitis in your case which results in strange smell in nose , stuffy nose , phelgm at the back of throat which causes cough.
It is advised to undergo X-ray of parnasal sinuses for further evaluation.
You should do steam inhalation and saline gargles which 'll be very effective .
You should do nasal irrigation which can be helpful in stuffy nose and strange smell in nose.
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Take OTC cetrizine as well.
I suggest you to consult an ENT specialist for further evaluation and management.
I hope this helps.
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