Rhinitis is an inflammation of the mucous membranes or lining of the nasal cavity. Geriatric Rhinitis, or rhinitis in senior patients, is a common but often neglected or overlooked condition because it is not life-threatening. Patients with geriatric rhinitis may have nasal obstruction or congestion, runny nose or post-nasal drip, itchy nose, sneezing, and/or nasal dryness or crusting.

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Fungal Sinusitis: Understanding and Addressing Fungal Sinusitis in Woodbury, CT

Fungal sinusitis is a broad term used to describe various situations when fungus might be involved in the cause or symptoms of nasal and sinus inflammation. Our noses facilitate breathing by helping to keep out potentially harmful dirt, allergens, and other agents but when they become infected or inflamed, breathing becomes uncomfortable or difficult. Learn more about some of the common sinus and nasal conditions Naugatuck Valley ENT can diagnose and treat. If you are suffering from sinus and nasal conditions, please contact Naugatuck Valley ENT at (203) 578-4630 to set up an appointment.