Stephen J. Schueler, M.D.

Overview Symptoms

Deviated Septum Symptoms

A person with a mildly deviated septum may have few if any symptoms at all.

Symptoms of deviated septum include:


Common symptoms of deviated septum leading to sinusitis include:

Additional symptoms that can occur with deviated septum leading to sinusitis include:

Last Updated: Jan 21, 2011 References
Authors: Stephen J. Schueler, MD; John H. Beckett, MD; D. Scott Gettings, MD
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PubMed Deviated Septum References
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