It appears you have not yet Signed Up with our community. To Sign Up for free, please click here....

Menopause Message Board


Post New Thread   Closed Thread
LinkBack Thread Tools Search this Thread
Old 08-27-2004, 11:28 AM   #1
Junior Member
Join Date: May 2004
Posts: 26
denise48 HB User

Is it possible to have swollen adenoids during menopause. I have allergies and post nasal drip.

Sponsors Lightbulb
Old 09-24-2004, 04:49 PM   #2
Join Date: Jan 2004
Posts: 73
noinwi HB User
Re: adenoids

Are you sure you have allergies? I also have adenoid problems and post nasal drip. I thought I had allergies so I pestered my doc until he sent me to an allergist for testing. It turns out I have no allergies, but I have vasomotor rhinitis. Allergist said it is common in women "my age". (Hotflashes are also a vasomotor thing)
He said the sinuses react to certain triggers as with an allergy, but there is no histamine involved. I don't remember all the details. Maybe you can do a search on it.

Closed Thread

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Board Replies Last Post
Can enlarged Adenoids cause an extremely sensitive gag reflex? KyleG Open to All Other Health Topics 13 06-27-2010 06:19 PM
Reasons to have adenoids removed Rorie Ear, Nose & Throat 3 09-14-2009 05:29 AM
Adenoids getting taken out in 3 year old felix61379 Children's Health 4 06-02-2009 10:45 AM
Any type of imaging tests that give you a 3D image of your adenoids? KyleG Ear, Nose & Throat 0 08-29-2008 08:17 PM
Can Adenoids affect the gag reflex? KyleG General Health 3 08-29-2008 08:13 PM
Are adenoids and the gag reflex related? KyleG Ear, Nose & Throat 0 08-27-2008 08:01 PM
Do adenoids affect your gag reflex? KyleG Ear, Nose & Throat 1 08-22-2008 11:09 PM
adenoids? megkath23 Ear, Nose & Throat 3 05-22-2007 11:27 AM
ENLARGED TONSILS/ADENOIDS: what can I do about Tucken Ear, Nose & Throat 9 12-19-2006 04:14 AM
Sinus infection in 5yr old lead to shaving of tonsils and adenoids? Vicki2172 Sinus Problems 18 01-04-2006 01:45 PM

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is Off
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off

Sign Up Today!

Ask our community of thousands of members your health questions, and learn from others experiences. Join the conversation!

I want my free account

All times are GMT -7. The time now is 07:37 PM.

Site owned and operated by HealthBoards.comô
© 1998-2018 HealthBoards.comô All rights reserved.
Do not copy or redistribute in any form!