Nov 13, 2008

Allergies and sinusitis

Allergies and sinusitis

Allergies are not just delivering you the inconvenience, in the absence of proper treatment it can lead to the development of other diseases, such as sinusitis.

Sinusitis is usually caused by viral, bacterial and fungal infections.

If allergies often nasal swelling mucous and phlegm can not freely go through the course of the bow. She enters the sinuses (sinus is air cavities located inside the head, around the nose), which creates a favorable environment for the growth of bacteria that leads to sinusitis.

The symptoms of sinusitis may include:

* Headache. You may be feeling like a sore face

* Yellow or green allocation from the nose

* Stuffy nose

* Increased body temperature

Studies conducted in the U.S., showed that 80% of patients with allergic rhinitis and 75% of patients with asthma also suffer from sinusitis.

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