Sinusitis is inflammation of the lining membrane of any sinus. Take the following quiz to see if you have sinusitis.
Do you have the following symptoms?
- Facial pressure/pain?
- Headache pain?
- Congestion or stuffy nose?
- Thick, yellow-green nasal discharge?
- Low fever (99-100°)?
- Bad breath?
- Pain in the upper teeth?
If you answered “Yes” to three or more of the symptoms listed above, you may have a sinus infection resulting from allergies, bacteria, or a response to fungi. An examination by an ear, nose, and throat specialist may be warranted.
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