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Nasal Septal Abscess

What is Nasal Septal Abscess?

Nasal Septal Abscess is a serious bacterial infection in which pus is formed within the nasal septum. The nasal septum is defined as a normal tissue that separates both the nostrils.Nasal Septal Abscess can occur in people of all ages. 

What causes Nasal Septal Abscess?

The exact cause of Nasal Septal Abscess is unknown. However, it is most likely to occur in individuals after trauma. 

What are the symptoms of Nasal Septal Abscess?

The symptoms of Nasal Septal Abscess include:

  • Nasal blockage
  • Pain and redness over nasal bridge
  • Difficulty breathing
  • Fever
  • Headache
  • Malaise 
How can Nasal Septal Abscess be treated?

The treatment for Nasal Septal Abscess involves surgical drainage followed by antibiotics to avoid infection.