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Old 09-16-2009, 02:04 PM   #1
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Big bump in nose

I have a big red bump on the middle of the inside of my nose.
It feels rubber like and is blocking my air passages. What is this called? And what is it?

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Old 10-10-2009, 11:46 PM   #2
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Re: Big bump in nose

Sounds more like a staph infection then cancer. Though it could also be Rosacea ("Rosacea

Often beginning as a tendency to flush easily, rosacea causes redness on the nose, chin, cheeks, forehead, even in the eyes. The redness may intensify over time, taking on a ruddy appearance. If left untreated, bumps and pus-filled pimples can develop, with the nose and oil glands becoming bulbous. Rosacea treatment includes medications, as well as surgery to remove blood vessels or correct nose disfigurement.")

Here is a link for staph infection: http://www.*****.com/skin-problems-and-treatments/staph-infection-cellulitis

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