Nasal septum deviation


A deviated nasal septum occurs when the wall between the nostrils (septum) is displaced to the side. A nose injury is a common cause.


Signs can include obstructed nostrils, nosebleeds, and noisy breathing during sleep.


Treatments include decongestants, antihistamines, nasal steroid sprays, and surgery.

Last Updated Aug 6, 2019

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