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Anterior epistaxis

Anterior epistaxis: Introduction

Anterior epistaxis: Anterior epistaxis is a nosebleed that originates in forward two thirds of the nose. See detailed information below for a list of 7 causes of Anterior epistaxis, including diseases and drug side effect causes.

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Causes of Anterior epistaxis:

The following medical conditions are some of the possible causes of Anterior epistaxis. There are likely to be other possible causes, so ask your doctor about your symptoms.

  • Nosepicking
  • Inhaled medication
  • Mucosal breakdown caused by infiltration by malignancy
  • Granulomatous disease
  • Nasal trauma
  • Decreased humidity
  • Constant drying of the nasal mucosa
  • more causes...»

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Anterior epistaxis Treatments

Some of the possible treatments listed in sources for treatment of Anterior epistaxis may include:

  • Hospital admission
  • Maintain airway, breathing and circulation
  • Endotracheal intubation in severe cases
  • Intravenous access
  • Crystalloid infusion
  • Vaseline gauze packing
  • more treatments...»

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Detailed list of causes of Anterior epistaxis

The list below shows some of the causes of Anterior epistaxis mentioned in various sources:

How Common are these Causes of Anterior epistaxis?

This information refers to the general prevalence and incidence of these diseases, not to how likely they are to be the actual cause of Anterior epistaxis. Of the 7 causes of Anterior epistaxis that we have listed, we have the following prevalence/incidence information:

  • 0 causes are "very common" diseases
  • 0 causes are "common" diseases
  • 0 causes are "uncommon" diseases
  • 0 causes are "rare" diseases
  • 0 causes are "very rare" diseases
  • 7 causes have no prevalence information.

Conditions listing medical symptoms: Anterior epistaxis:

The following list of conditions have 'Anterior epistaxis' or similar listed as a symptom in our database. This computer-generated list may be inaccurate or incomplete. Always seek prompt professional medical advice about the cause of any symptom.

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Medical Conditions associated with Anterior epistaxis:

Bleeding symptoms (1783 causes), Nose symptoms (2080 causes), Face symptoms (8109 causes), Head symptoms (10192 causes), Throat symptoms (3410 causes), Respiratory symptoms (5166 causes), Mouth symptoms (6864 causes), Breathing symptoms (3381 causes), Breath symptoms (3023 causes)

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