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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 and Sinus Infections

12.5% of the posts that mention Phantosmia also mention Sinus Infections (51 posts)
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I had an acute sinus infection - swelling, etc. I did not...
" ...me I had an acute sinus infection - swelling, etc. I did ...typical sinus headache.  I do have alergies (allergies) to various environmental ...Thursday and question  him about this Phantosmia and see what... "

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llucination or phantosmia or phantom smell. It is us...
" ...due to olfactory hallucination or phantosmia or phantom smell. It is ...a smell getting trapped by nasal polyps or tumors. Sinusitis with post nasal drip can cause both a phantom... "

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There are many causes of phantosmia, you can google it, but...
" There are many causes of phantosmia, you can google it, but ...it often starts after a sinus infection.  A common cause, and the only ...produce any other symptoms of sinusitis.  Here is the cure:... "

ronic sinus infection, nasal tumor, after head injury or a...
" ...any source, is usually a manifestation of a chronic sinus infection, nasal tumor, after head injury or a type of ...smell hallucination. It is called Phantosmia. Consult your doctor and apprise... "

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

me. I have not had any sinus infections lately--the only...
" ...I have determined it 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... "

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like sinus infection or migraine, or sometimes something...
" ...olfactory sensations or \"hallucinations\"-though youre not hallucinating;-) it's just to mean ...of causes, some more minor, like sinus infection or migraine, or sometimes something ...to that, sometimes... "

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 ...I'm dying. lol EDIT: Also, if it was a sinus infection (that isn't severe enough to show up on CT)... "

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

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

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