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Forum Name: Ear Nose and Throat

Question: ORANGE SNOT


KAYLEIGH - Sat Aug 07, 2004 6:10 pm

I KNOW THIS MAY SOUND ODD BUT WHY DO I HAVE ORANGE SNOT IT HAS ONLY BEEN PRESENT FOR THE PAST FEW DAYS AND IS ONLY IN ONE NOSTREL. I AM PREGNANT AND I SUFFER WITH HAYFEVER.
Dr. Tamer Fouad - Sun Aug 08, 2004 4:44 pm

You may be bleeding slightly from your nose. Pregnancy is known to increase the risk of nose bleeds (epistaxis).

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