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Your Cut on the Nose May Also be Known as:
Cut on my nose
Nose cut
Sliced my nose

Top 3 Cut on the Nose Causes

  1. 1.Cellulitis

    Cellulitis is a skin infection that typically comes from other parts of the face like the mouth or the sinuses and needs antibiotic treatment. Symptoms can be pain, redness, warmth and swelling of the affected area.

    You should seek care at your primary care physician or an urgent care within a day or two, to start antibiotic treatment and to prevent the infection from spreading to other parts of your body.

    Rarity:
    Uncommon
    Top Symptoms:
    fever, nose pain, nose redness, swollen nose
    Symptoms that always occur with cellulitis:
    nose redness
    Urgency:
    Primary care doctor

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  2. 2.Allergic Contact Dermatitis of the Nose

    Allergic contact dermatitis is a condition in which the skin becomes irritated and inflamed following physical contact with an allergen. Common products known to cause allergic dermatitis include plants, metals, soap, fragrance, and cosmetics.

    You can safely treat this condition on at home. The main treatment for this disease is to avoid the substance that triggers the skin inflammation. Moisturizer can also be helpful to provide relief for your inflamed skin.

    Rarity:
    Common
    Top Symptoms:
    nose itch, nose redness, scabbed area of the nose
    Symptoms that always occur with allergic contact dermatitis of the nose:
    nose redness
    Urgency:
    Self-treatment
  3. 3.Non - Specific Nose Rash

    A rash is an area of irritated or swollen skin. Often, rashes are unidentifiable and some variation of normal. For example, scratching one's arm causes it to turn red (which is caused by mast cells releasing chemicals into the local area), but that's completely normal.

    At this time, you do not need treatment for this rash. If it worsens, you may need to consult a physician.

    Rarity:
    Common
    Top Symptoms:
    nose redness
    Symptoms that always occur with non-specific nose rash:
    nose redness
    Urgency:
    Wait and watch

Questions Your Doctor May Ask About Cut on the Nose

  • Q.Do you currently smoke?
  • Q.Any fever today or during the last week?
  • Q.Are you currently sexually active?
  • Q.Do you have a rash?

If you've answered yes to one or more of these questions, check our cut on the nose symptom checker.

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Cut on the Nose Symptom Checker Statistics

  • People who have experienced cut on the nose have also experienced:

    • 33% Blurry Vision
    • 33% Headache
    • 33% Nose Bruise
  • People who have experienced cut on the nose were most often matched with:

    • 25% Cellulitis
    • 25% Allergic Contact Dermatitis of the Nose
    • 25% Non - Specific Nose Rash
  • Source: Aggregated and anonymized results from visits to the Buoy AI health assistant (check it out by clicking on “Take Quiz”).

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