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Saddle nose

Saddle nose: Introduction

Saddle nose: Facial deformity from collapse of the nasal bridge. See detailed information below for a list of 34 causes of Saddle nose, Symptom Checker, Assessment Questionnaire, including diseases and drug side effect causes.

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Causes of Types of Saddle nose:

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Saddle nose: Symptom Checker

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Saddle nose Treatments

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Stories from Users for Saddle nose

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Message Boards for Saddle nose

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Diagnostic tests for Saddle nose:

Various tests are used in the diagnosis of Saddle nose. Some of these are listed below :

  • Physical examination
    • Full examination of the ears, nose and throat
    • After nasal trauma, must always inspect inside the nose for a blood clot in the septum because it may be later complicated by abscess formation and collapse of the nasal septum causing a permanent deformity
  • Blood tests
    • Full blood count and ESR
  • more tests...»

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Saddle nose: Comorbid Symptoms

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Causes of General Symptom Types

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Causes of Similar Symptoms to Saddle nose

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Assessment Questionnaire: Questions your doctor may ask (and why!)

During a consultation, your doctor will use various techniques to assess the symptom: Saddle nose. These will include a physical examination and possibly diagnostic tests. (Note: A physical exam is always done, diagnostic tests may or may not be performed depending on the suspected condition) Your doctor will ask several questions when assessing your condition. It is important to openly share any pertinent information to help your doctor make an accurate diagnosis.

It is also very important to bring an up-to-date list of all of your all medical conditions, medications including dosages, and names of numbers of any specialist you see.

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Saddle nose: Research Related Doctors & Specialists

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Causes of Saddle nose listed in Disease Database:

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Organs affected by Saddle nose:

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Detailed list of causes of Saddle nose

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How Common are these Causes of Saddle nose?

This information refers to the general prevalence and incidence of these diseases, not to how likely they are to be the actual cause of Saddle nose. Of the 34 causes of Saddle nose that we have listed, we have the following prevalence/incidence information:

  • 0 causes are "very common" diseases
  • 0 causes are "common" diseases
  • 1 causes are "uncommon" diseases
  • 0 causes are "rare" diseases
  • 2 causes are "very rare" diseases
  • 31 causes have no prevalence information.

Conditions listing medical symptoms: Saddle nose:

The following list of conditions have 'Saddle nose' 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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Conditions listing medical complications: Saddle nose:

The following list of medical conditions have Saddle nose or similar listed as a medical complication in our database. The distinction between a symptom and complication is not always clear, and conditions mentioning this symptom as a complication may also be relevant. 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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Doctors and specialists: Who should I consult about Saddle nose?

Depending on the seriousness of the onset of Saddle nose, you may want to consult one of the following medical professionals.

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Classifications of Saddle nose:

Medical Conditions associated with Saddle nose:

Nasal deformity (43 causes), Nose symptoms (2080 causes), Nose shape symptoms (44 causes), Head symptoms (10192 causes), Face symptoms (8109 causes), Respiratory tract symptoms (5166 causes), Throat symptoms (3410 causes), Mouth symptoms (6864 causes), Breathing symptoms (3381 causes), Breath symptoms (3023 causes), Deformity symptoms (1826 causes)

Symptoms related to Saddle nose:

Nose symptoms (2080 causes), Birth defects (398 causes), Nose pain, Nose shape symptoms (44 causes), Frank-Ter Haar syndrome, Laron syndrome, Laron-type dwarfism, Sponastrime dysplasia, Rothmund-Thomson syndrome, Lowe syndrome, Septal perforation, Septal abscess, Congenital syphilis, Congenital malformations

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