The Ear

Conditions of the Nose and Paranasal Sinuses » Epistaxis



The most common epistaxis is in a healthy child or adult without risk factors who bleeds from the septum. Most likely cause is the cycle of mucosal dryness ? mucosal cracking/crusting ? bleeding.


Rick factors


Treatment (mild to moderate epistaxis)

Treatment (moderate to severe epistaxis)

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