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Sinusitis Quiz

Sinus Infections

 

Sinusitis, or a sinus infection, is an inflammation of the lining membrane of any sinus. Take the following quiz to see if you may have sinusitis.

Choose "yes" if you have any of the following symptoms for 10 days or longer; otherwise, choose "no."

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1. Is your sense of smell reduced or gone?
Yes
No

2. Do you have facial pressure/pain?
Yes
No

3. Do you have headache pain?
Yes
No

4. Do you have congestion or a stuffy nose?
Yes
No

5. Do you have thick, yellow-green nasal discharge?
Yes
No

6. Do you have a low fever (37ºC - 37.5ºC)?
Yes
No

7. Do you have bad breath?
Yes
No

8. Do you have pain in the upper teeth?
Yes
No

If you answered yes to three or more questions, you may have a sinus infection (sinusitis) and should contact your GP.


Information on this site should not be used as a substitute for talking with your doctor. Always talk with your doctor about diagnosis and treatment information.