Phantosmia

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Phantosmia, or olfactory hallucinations, involves smelling odors that are not derived from any physical stimulus. These phantom odors ...
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Phantosmia & Sinus Infections

12.4% of the posts that mention Phantosmia also mention Sinus Infections (50 posts)
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ehealthforum.com
hallucination or phantosmia or phantom smell. It is...
" ...Smelling smoke could be due to olfactory hallucination or phantosmia or phantom smell. It is usually due to seizure, ...by nasal polyps or tumors. Sinusitis with post nasal drip can... "

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There are many causes of phantosmia, you can google it, but...
" ...many causes of phantosmia, you can google ...starts after a sinus infection.  A common cause, and ...any other symptoms of sinusitis.  Here is the cure: http://www.medhelp.org/user_journal... "

a chronic sinus infection, nasal tumor, after head injury...
" ...a manifestation of a chronic sinus infection, nasal tumor, after head injury ...exact cause of this smell hallucination. It is called Phantosmia. Consult your doctor and apprise him of my opi... "

Phantosmia: What causes olfactory hallucinations? -...
" ...ought to get that checked. Phantosmia: What causes olfactory hallucinations? - MayoClinic.com Phantosmia most often occurs as ...by temporal lobe seizures, sinusitis, brain tumors, migraine,... "

me. I have not had any sinus infections lately--the only...
" ...must be some type of phantosmia. No one around me smokes and no one can smell it but me. I have not had any sinus infections lately--the only thing was hand-foot-mouth disease a few months... "

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forums.dinet.org
like sinus infection or migraine, or sometimes something...
" ...sensations or \"hallucinations\"-though youre not hallucinating;-) it's just to ...some more minor, like sinus infection or migraine, or ...sometimes it's neurologically based. Phantosmia ... "

I'm 99% sure it's not phantosmia. I have had severe chronic...
" I'm 99% sure it's not phantosmia. I have had severe chronic rhinitis since I was a kid (hence the submucosal ...Also, if it was a sinus infection (that isn't severe enough to... "

Phantosmia: What causes olfactory hallucinations? -...
" ...ought to get that checked. Phantosmia: What causes olfactory hallucinations? - MayoClinic.com Phantosmia most often occurs as ...by temporal lobe seizures, sinusitis, brain tumors, migraine,... "

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diagnosed with anosmia and phantosmia. I lost my sense of...
" ...diagnosed with anosmia and phantosmia. I lost my sense ...However, two years ago the phantosmia began leading to severe migraines ...smells are one ailment, the sinusitis is another, and the ... "

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www.prohealth.com
sinus infection requiring antiobiotics, ABx (thanks for...
" ...that evolved into a major sinus infection requiring antiobiotics, ABx (thanks for ...parosmia (distorted sense of smell) and phantosmia (\"phantom\" smells that seem to... "

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