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do you use cocaine or have used it in the past?
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I am an ENT specialist and can help you with this
do you use cocaineor have you used it in the past?
do you see my question?
I ask this because such perforations are common in cocaine users
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have you had any trauma to the nose or any surgery?
its a sore that i seem to pick at all the time
do you use a lot of nasal drops or decongestants?
i am ruling out the possible causes here
did you have epistaxis or any other nasal problem?
i see you are typing, I will wait for your message
have had it for years , but only noticed the hole. it does bleed when picked the top of scab off. too embrassed to show doctor , which is silly
most of the common causes have been ruled out in your case
like cocaine use, decongestant use, repeated nose bleeding, etc
since you report a sore for several weeks and now a perforation, one possibility is Wegener's granulomatosis
this is an autoimmune condition of the blood vessels
it can present with a septal sore
this is something that needs urgent medical attention
it is treated with immunosuppressant drugs
you need to show your doctor immediately for this
show an ENT specialist preferably
ok what is that Wegeners grn
ask about Wegener's granulomatosis
well, as I was just saying, its an autoimmune condition of the blood vessels
show your doctor ASAP, preferably an ENT specialist
treatment needs to be started early
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