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Epistaxis

Epistaxis is a topic covered in the Diagnosaurus.

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DDx

  • Nasal trauma, eg, nose picking, forceful nose blowing, foreign body
  • Allergic rhinitis or viral rhinitis
  • Dry nasal mucosa
  • Deviated septum
  • Chronic sinusitis
  • Inhaled steroids
  • Cocaine use
  • Alcohol use
  • Antiplatelet drugs, eg, aspirin, clopidogrel
  • Thrombocytopenia, eg, idiopathic thrombocytopenic purpura, thrombotic thrombocytopenic purpura
  • Hemophilia
  • Hereditary hemorrhagic telangiectasia (Osler-Weber-Rendu syndrome)
  • Polycythemia vera
  • Leukemia
  • Wegener’s granulomatosis
  • Nasal tumor

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Last updated: December 1, 2014

Citation

Zeiger, Roni F.. "Epistaxis." Diagnosaurus, 4th ed., McGraw-Hill Education, 2014. Emergency Central, emergency.unboundmedicine.com/emergency/view/Diagnosaurus/114346/all/Epistaxis.
Zeiger RF. Epistaxis. Diagnosaurus. 4th ed. McGraw-Hill Education; 2014. https://emergency.unboundmedicine.com/emergency/view/Diagnosaurus/114346/all/Epistaxis. Accessed April 21, 2019.
Zeiger, R. F. (2014). Epistaxis. In Diagnosaurus. Available from https://emergency.unboundmedicine.com/emergency/view/Diagnosaurus/114346/all/Epistaxis
Zeiger RF. Epistaxis [Internet]. In: Diagnosaurus. McGraw-Hill Education; 2014. [cited 2019 April 21]. Available from: https://emergency.unboundmedicine.com/emergency/view/Diagnosaurus/114346/all/Epistaxis.
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