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174 Possible Causes for Hyposmia or Anosmia

  • Kallmann Syndrome

    RESULTS: The objective smell test showed anosmia in all six of the patients. However, the subjective test revealed anosmia in five patients and hyposmia in one patient.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Kallmann syndrome (KS) is a genetic gonadotropin-releasing hormone deficiency associated with hyposmia or anosmia and characterized by various modes of inheritance.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Hyposmia or anosmia is another characteristic symptom that affects both females and males.[news-medical.net]

  • Hyposmia

    Most cases of hyposmia and anosmia are temporary, but for certain people, anosmia and hyposmia lasts permanently or can’t be treated with prescription medication.[myhoustonsurgeons.com] CONCLUSIONS: QoL is severely impaired in patients with chronic severe hyposmia or anosmia.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] MR evaluation of patients with congenital hyposmia or anosmia. Amer J Roent. 1996 Feb; 166: 439-43. Cui L, Evans WJ.[sensonics.com]

  • Anosmia

    […] and anosmia in certain groups, especially the elderly.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Severe posttreatment hyposmia and anosmia have been observed.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Most cases of hyposmia and anosmia are temporary, but for certain people, anosmia and hyposmia lasts permanently or can’t be treated with prescription medication.[myhoustonsurgeons.com]

  • Common Cold

    Clinical symptoms include nasal congestion and obstruction, purulent nasal discharge, maxillary tooth pain, facial pain or pressure, fever, fatigue, cough, hyposmia or anosmia[doi.org]

  • Chronic Sinusitis

    anosmia or one major and two of the following minor factors, headache.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] […] or anosmia (more common with nasal polyposis) Malaise Nasal obstruction, blockage, congestion, stuffiness which may lead to mouth breathing Nasal discharge which may be watery[symptoma.com] […] or anosmia, purulence in nasal cavity, and fever.[emedicine.medscape.com]

  • Parosmia

    See anosmia, cacosmia, dysosmia, hyperosmia, hyposmia, specific anosmia.[oxfordreference.com] Sites are usually the site of responsible for hyposmia or anosmia. Parosmia patients were divided into organic and functional.[jstage.jst.go.jp]

  • Acute Sinusitis

    Clinical features Postnasal drip Bilateral nasal obstruction Frequently impaired olfactory function (from hyposmia to anosmia ) Fever and severe facial pain are uncommon.[amboss.com] Symptoms of acute bacterial rhinosinusitis include the following: Facial pain or pressure (especially unilateral) Hyposmia/anosmia Nasal congestion Nasal drainage Postnasal[emedicine.medscape.com] […] or anosmia Headache Fever Halitosis Fatigue Dental pain Cough Ear pain, pressure, fullness Reprinted from Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery, Vol 117, Donald C.[clevelandclinicmeded.com]

  • Vitamin B12 Deficiency

    In the vitamin B12-deficient group, hyposmia and anosmia were evident in 56.4% and 5.1% of the patients, respectively, but no subjects in the control group had olfactory dysfunction[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Viral Upper Respiratory Tract Infection

    Clinical symptoms include nasal congestion and obstruction, purulent nasal discharge, maxillary tooth pain, facial pain or pressure, fever, fatigue, cough, hyposmia or anosmia[annals.org]

  • Sinusitis

    […] or anosmia Headache Fever Halitosis Fatigue Dental pain Cough Ear pain, pressure, fullness Reprinted from Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery, Vol 117, Donald C.[web.archive.org] […] or anosmia, purulence in nasal cavity, and fever.[emedicine.medscape.com] […] with the Diagnosis of Chronic Sinusitis Facial pain or pressure Facial congestion or fullness Nasal obstruction or blockage Nasal discharge, purulence, or postnasal drip Hyposmia[web.archive.org]

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