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Hard white/yellowish crust in nose

Answered by: Dr Sashini Seeni

Last Updated: November 26, 2020 10:00 AM

Anonymous 2 months

Had this issue for several months, it is white ‘hanging’ onto the roof of right nostril. Painless. No bleeding, no swelling

Dr Sashini Seeni 2 months
General Practitioner

Greetings! Thank you for your questions.

The following answers regarding your current queries are just general descriptions due to the limited information provided by you.

First and foremost, we truly understand your concerns regarding your symptoms and other health problems you might be facing. For your information, the condition that you are facing might have multifactorial causes such as:

  • environmental dryness
  • nasal polyp
  • sinusitis
  • prolonged use of nasal spray
  • drugs
  • inflammation from allergies
  • trauma
  • nasal cancer

You can easily get ear, nose & throat problems, but don’t let it get to you.

In order for us to provide you with an accurate choice of treatment and management, we need additional details to explore further into your current complaints. Therefore, we greatly suggest that you refer this to your nearest medical doctor for full examination. You may also click on this link (DoctorOnCall) to speak with our doctors online. We assure you that our conversations are kept in confidentiality unless additional consultation needed with other medical parties. Thank you.

Discuss your symptoms with an ear, nose and throat(ENT) specialist for their expert advice.

Last Updated: Thu Nov 26 2020 10:00:10 GMT+0000 (Coordinated Universal Time)
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