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Rhinitis

Definition

Rhinitis also known as coryza, is irritation and inflammation of the mucous membrane inside of the nose. [1]

The synonyms for Rhinitis will depend on the specific type of rhinitis you’re referring to:

General Rhinitis:

  • Inflammation of the nasal membrane (medical term)

Acute Rhinitis (often caused by a virus):

  • Cold (most common term)
  • Coryza (medical term)
  • Catarrh (refers to excess mucus production, not specific to rhinitis)
  • Acute viral nasopharyngitis (inflammation of the nose and throat, broader term)

Allergic Rhinitis (caused by allergens):

  • Hay fever (most common term)
  • Pollinosis (medical term)
  • Rose fever (less common term, specific to rose pollen allergy)
  • Rose cold (less common term, specific to rose pollen allergy)

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)

Rhinitis also known as coryza, is irritation and inflammation of the mucous membrane inside of the nose.

  • Arsenicum
  • Allium Cepa
  • Sabadilla
  • Ranunculus bulbo
  • Rhinovirus
  • Droplet infection
  • Reaction of the body’s immune system to an environmental trigger
  • Changes in temperature or humidity
  • Over use of over-the-counter (OTC)drugs
  • Foreign body
  • Sneezing
  • Burning sensation in the nasopharynx
  • Nasal obstruction
  • Headache
  • Pruritis of nose
  • Low grade fever
  • Malaise
  • Arthralgia
  • Nasal obstruction
  • Profuse watery rhinorrhoea

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