Headache| Chronic Or Acute Sinusitis

Symptoms

  • Chronic cough
  • Frontal area headache associate with symptoms of chronic sinusitis
  • Chronic and/or recurrent post nasal drip
  • Chronic nasal d/c or congestion
  • Acute head ache w/acute sinusitis: f, acute unilateral pain over sinus, drainage

Physical Exam Findings

  • Nasal mucosal d/c
  • Sometimes cobble stone appearance posterior pharynx
  • Pain on palpation over sinus w/acute infection