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Purple nose, how and why

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Old 01-24-2009, 07:01 PM   #1
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Purple nose, how and why

Hello, i am usually on the menopause board but i think i am in the right place for this question....i met an older man apx. 65 he talks about drinking alot.. I am wondering why his nose is purple...i have heard this is from alcohol but i am not certain...can anyone give me some info....thanks....pam

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Old 02-08-2009, 07:38 PM   #2
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Re: Purple nose, how and why

This is a late reply, sorry. I was just reading up on Rosacea and it mentioned how it can turn a nose bulbous and reddish purple.

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