Sinusitis called inflammation of the maxillary sinuses, which are located in the nose. Sinusitis can be acute or chronic.
The second type of the disease is more common.
Causes of sinusitis
Causes of sinusitis may include:
- polyps nosa-
- nosa- septum bending
- contaminated air.
Symptoms of sinusitis
The most important symptoms are: nasal congestion, pressure and pain in the face and a runny nose. Often the nose follows the green slime. When you lean forward pressure and pain in the face of increases.
Very often, sinusitis can pursueunpleasant smell that comes from the mouth, headache, cough, weakening of smell and taste and heat. Sometimes you may experience a toothache. All these symptoms are typical for the acute period.
Acute sinusitis develops longitudinally quickly and lasts for about 3 weeks, although the symptoms disappear within a week. This is the case if a viral disease. Bacterial sinusitis can give complications.
Chronic sinusitis is manifested nasal congestion, persistent headaches and low-grade fever.
When viral sinusitis antibiotic therapy is required. It simply does not work. But the detection of a bacterial pathogen rational use of antibiotics.
Since there is intoxication, should drink plenty of fluids.
Recommended inhalation. For them, using hot steam. Inhale it to 4 times per day. The water can be added to formulations containing menthol. It helps release the nasal breathing.
Cold air - the enemy in the sinus, so it should be avoided.