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Nasal obstruction

Nasal obstruction: Introduction

Nasal obstruction: Obstruction of the airways of the nose. See detailed information below for a list of 80 causes of Nasal obstruction, Symptom Checker, including diseases and drug side effect causes.

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Causes of Nasal obstruction:

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

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Nasal obstruction: Symptom Checker

Listed below are some combinations of symptoms associated with Nasal obstruction, as listed in our database. Visit the Symptom Checker, to add and remove symptoms and research your condition.

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Nasal obstruction: Comorbid Symptoms

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Causes of Similar Symptoms to Nasal obstruction

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Detailed list of causes of Nasal obstruction

The list below shows some of the causes of Nasal obstruction mentioned in various sources:

How Common are these Causes of Nasal obstruction?

This information refers to the general prevalence and incidence of these diseases, not to how likely they are to be the actual cause of Nasal obstruction. Of the 80 causes of Nasal obstruction that we have listed, we have the following prevalence/incidence information:

  • 3 causes are "very common" diseases
  • 3 causes are "common" diseases
  • 1 causes are "uncommon" diseases
  • 0 causes are "rare" diseases
  • 4 causes are "very rare" diseases
  • 73 causes have no prevalence information.

Conditions listing medical symptoms: Nasal obstruction:

The following list of conditions have 'Nasal obstruction' 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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Causes of Nasal obstruction Based on Risk Factors

This information shows analysis of the list of causes of Nasal obstruction based on whether certain risk factors apply to the patient:

  • Travel - has the patient travelled recently?
  • Diabetes - history of diabetes or family history of diabetes?

    Classifications of Nasal obstruction:

    Medical Conditions associated with Nasal obstruction:

    Nose symptoms (2080 causes), Stuffed nose (712 causes), Cold-like symptoms (712 causes), Runny nose (754 causes), Head symptoms (10192 causes), Face symptoms (8109 causes), Respiratory tract symptoms (5166 causes), Discharge (773 causes), Throat symptoms (3410 causes), Mucus membrane symptoms (832 causes), Mouth symptoms (6864 causes), Body symptoms (5672 causes), Mucus symptoms (766 causes), Breathing symptoms (3381 causes), Breath symptoms (3023 causes), Temperature symptoms (2497 causes)

    Symptoms related to Nasal obstruction:

    Blocked nose (712 causes), Runny nose (754 causes), Breathing difficulty (2922 causes), Shortness of breath (1528 causes), Breath symptoms (3023 causes), Nose symptoms (2080 causes), Basilar skull fracture (4 causes), Common cold (712 causes), Hypothyroidism (106 causes), Nasal deformities, Nasal fracture, Nasal polyps (31 causes), Nasal tumours, Nasopharyngeal tumours, Pregnancy (699 causes), Rhinitis, Sarcoidosis, Sinusitis (319 causes), Wegener's granulomatosis

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