What Is Sinusitis?

June 13, 2018 2:58 pm Published by

Sinusitis, or a sinus infection can be quite uncomfortable with an aching headache, face pain, runny nose, and nasal congestion. While colds are caused by viruses, sinus infections can be caused by the following;

  1. A viral cold can turn into a sinus infection
  2. Fungal infections
  3. Bacterial infections
  4. Regular exposure to pollutants
  5. Nasal polyps/tumors
  6. Changes in altitude
  7. Allergies
  8. Structural abnormalities like a deviated septum
  9. Other medical conditions

If you are suffering from a sinus infection, come on in to Stony Creek Urgent Care Center. Our medical professionals can diagnose and treat this type of illness and get you back on your feet feeling better. Visit us at two convenient shoreline locations: Branford and Orange!