Symptoms of sinusitis. Causes of its occurrence
Inflammation of the mucosa of the maxillarysinuses can and independently, but more often the reasons of a genyantritis - the transferred or carried early flu, a rhinitis, a scarlet fever, measles and other infectious diseases. Sometimes the disease can be a consequence of the destruction of the upper molars. The maxillary sinusis is filled with mucus, pus or serous fluid, its lumen considerably decreases.
Symptoms of acute maxillary sinusitis - severenasal congestion, loss of smell, general weakness, high body temperature, fear of bright light, headache giving to the temple, teeth and forehead, small swelling of the cheek. In addition, there is an early fatigue from intellectual work.
Symptoms of sinusitis are the same, butare not so pronounced. Headache, as well as an increase in temperature in general may be absent, however, nasal breathing, a decreased sense of smell, and partially working capacity are necessarily hampered.
In no case should you ignore the symptomssinusitis and let the disease on its own, as its chronic course often leads to the formation of polyps - when the mucosa grows so much that it becomes visible in the outer hole of the nose. There is an even more serious and even life-threatening complication - inflammation of the meninges.
Especially one should be attentive and notmiss the symptoms of sinusitis in childhood, when only all the systems and organs of the child are formed. If he often has to inhale air with his mouth, this will entail a number of violations: abnormal development of the thorax, facial skeleton, improper growth of the teeth; upset memory, hearing, attention. Thus, the reason for going to the doctor should be the slightest difficulty in breathing freely with his nose.
With conservative treatment of purulent maxillary sinusitis inAcute and chronic stages use solutions that have antiseptic properties. Most often, in the sinus of the nose with the help of puncture is administered from 5 to 10 ml of a solution of dioxidine (1%). Such treatment is not always successful, as the solution kills gram-negative bacteria, and the disease is caused more often, on the contrary, cocci are gram-positive, which are completely immune to the agent. Moreover, for a stronger effect of the medication it is necessary that it stay in the sinuses of the nose for at least two hours (ideally - for a day), which is absolutely impossible, since it inevitably flows through natural openings.
And yet, people do not pay attention to thesemoments and apply "Dioxydin" in sinusitis alone, mixing it with hydrocortisone (one ampoule), shaking and dripping into each nostril two drops three times a day. Store the product in a refrigerator, before use, always in your hand, warm it and shake it. It is not recommended to treat them with sinusitis in children under the age of twelve.
Of the people's means, safe for everyone, you canto advise inhalations from honey. In addition, they will be useful to those who suffer from a frontitis, laryngitis, polysynusitis, a common cold and even bronchial asthma. It is very convenient to use a special device for inhalations. But if it's not there, you can use the old proven method: boil water in the saucepan with honey, take shelter over it with your head (closing the sides of the container with a towel) and inhale. To hot steam does not burn the mucous membranes, you need to wait until it cools down a little. First, the body can react to such a procedure painfully, this indicates that its protective forces have become more active. Soon the paranasal sinuses will begin to be intensively cleared of pus.
Effective treatment of sinusitis, preventing the transition of inflammation into a chronic form is facilitated by contacting the doctor with the first symptoms.