Foreign bodies of the nose
Introduce into the nasal cavity mainly during the game, children aged 1 to 5 years. Items can be very different - buttons, nuts, pieces of sponge, small parts of toys, etc.
Symptoms and course:Difficult nasal breathing (most often on the one hand), discharge from the nose. With a long stay of a foreign body in its cavity, an unpleasant odor appears, bleeding may begin.
Treatment:Removal of a foreign body should be carried out only by a specialist. Independent attempts can lead to complications - trauma, bleeding, pushing the object deep into the nasal cavity, from where they can get into the larynx, trachea or bronchus, which is a great danger.
In case of recurrence of "pranks" the child should be shown to the psychiatrist. Curvature of the nasal septum. The nasal septum is located
vertically in the nasal cavity and divides it into two halves, which, however, are rarely the same. The septum may have deviations or bends, protrusions and thickenings.
If its irregularities lead to a certain violation of the function of nasal breathing, this is regarded as a pathology. The reasons are various: uneven growth of the septum and its bone frame, nasal trauma, anomalies in the development of the oral cavity and nose.
Symptoms and course:Insufficient patency of the nasal passages, shortness of breath, neurotic disorders, headaches.
Complications: nosebleeds, recurrent and chronic otitis media, sinusitis.
Treatment:Surgical, performed at the age when the formation of the nasal skeleton ends (18-20 years old). With severe violations and complications, surgery is possible at an earlier age.
The forecast is favorable.