March 2021

Epistaxis in Elderly | 5 sinister causes to suspect (part 3 of 3)

Epistaxis or nosebleeds become common as the age increases. Multiple reasons are responsible for the increased incidence of epistaxis in the elderly. 1. Hypertension Uncontrolled high blood pressure is responsible for the majority of nosebleeds presenting to the emergency room. “Woodruff’s plexus” is plexus of… Continue Reading Epistaxis in Elderly | 5 sinister causes to suspect (part 3 of 3)