How are allergies and asthma differentiated from acute sinusitis (sinus infection)?

Updated: Mar 01, 2018
  • Author: Itzhak Brook, MD, MSc; Chief Editor: Michael Stuart Bronze, MD  more...
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Hyperallergic patients may have innumerable polyps filling the nasal cavity and obstructing the paranasal sinuses, giving a characteristic imaging appearance. This disease is closely associated with asthma. To see complete information on Asthma and Sinusitis, please go to the main article by clicking here.


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