If we have a nasal polyp, does the breathing shifts from one nostril to the other by changing positions during sleep?

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Nasal congestion and sleeping

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Hi. Possibly, but this symptom seems more frequent in my patients that have inferior turbinate congestion. An endoscopic examination of your nose should give you the answer immediately.

Manchester Otolaryngologist

Nasal polyp

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Hi,This is a normal situation with or without a polyp nose.Please ignore such breathing changes while at sleep.Nasal Polyp is to be diagnosed by rhinoscopy and please go to some ENT surgeon.

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