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Sore in nose

Sore in nose is encountered rarely on Symcat. We will add more content to this page if enough people like you show interest.

What causes it?

The most common causes of sore in nose are nose disorder, chronic sinusitis, and impetigo. Other possible causes, such as seasonal allergies (hay fever), are more rare.


What might my doctor prescribe?

Common Tests and Procedures

Patients with sore in nose often receive complete physical skin exam performed (ml), other diagnostic procedures (interview; evaluation; consultation), rectal examination, other non-or therapeutic procedures on nose; mouth and pharynx, referral to home health care service, other diagnostic procedures on skin and subcutaneous tissue, influenzavirus antibody assay and microscopic examination (bacterial smear; culture; toxicology) .

Common Medications

The most commonly prescribed drugs for patients with sore in nose include mupirocin topical, cephalexin, loratadine (claritin), mometasone nasal product, acyclovir, hydrocortisone-iodoquinol topical, hexachlorophene topical, retapamulin topical, guar gum, pentosan polysulphate sodium (elmiron), cyclosporine ophthalmic, chlorpheniramine / dextromethorphan / phenylephrine and carbinoxamine / pseudoephedrine .

Who is at risk?

Groups of people at highest risk for sore in nose include age 45-59 years race/ethnicity = white. On the other hand, race/ethnicity = hispanic and age < 1 years almost never get sore in nose.

Age

< 1 years
0.0x
1-4 years
1.0x
5-14 years
1.4x
15-29 years
0.2x
30-44 years
1.2x
45-59 years
1.8x
60-74 years
1.1x
75+ years
0.7x

Sex

Male
0.8x
Female
1.2x

Race/Ethnicity

Black
0.2x
Hispanic
0.0x
White
1.5x
Other
0.6x
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