Nose and Sinus Inflammation in Cats
The use of a humidifier can sometimes loosen nasal mucus, making it easier to drain. Chronic inflammation is rarely curable but it can be treated on an ongoing basis.
If there is a bacterial infection present, antibiotics are the first course of action. Otherwise, medication will be prescribed to treat the underlying cause for the inflammation.
Living and Management
Ongoing maintenance will be dependent upon the underlying medical condition.
Some evidence suggests that a vaccine for young kittens can help to reduce the chances of developing this inflammation.
A medical condition; occurs when the sinus becomes inflamed
A type of slime that is made up of certain salts, cells, or leukocytes
Anything that looks different from what is considered to be normal and healthy for that species
A localized infection, usually a lesion filled with pus. Can be large or small in size.
High blood pressure
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