Foreign body nose
Bringing 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:Obstructed nasal breathing (most often on the one hand), nasal discharge. With a long stay in the cavity of a foreign body 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 which they can get into the larynx, trachea or bronchus, which is a great danger.
In the case of repetition of the "prank" the child should be shown to a psychiatrist. The curvature of the nasal septum. 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 dysfunction of nasal breathing, this is regarded as pathology. The reasons are various: uneven growth of the septum and its bone frame, trauma to the nose, abnormal development of the oral cavity and the nose.
Symptoms and course:Insufficient patency of the nasal passages, difficulty breathing, neurotic disorders, headaches.
Complications: nosebleeds, recurrent and chronic otitis, 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 prognosis is favorable.