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What are the different types of sinusitis?

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�Acute sinusitis usually starts with coldlike symptoms such as a runny, stuffy nose and facial pain. It may start suddenly and last 2 to 4 weeks.

�Subacute sinus inflammation usually lasts 4 to 12 weeks.

�Chronic inflammation symptoms last 12 weeks or longer.

�Recurrent sinusitis happens several times a year.

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National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases.

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Reviewed by Kumar Shital on July 19, 2020

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National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases.

Acclarent. 

Reviewed by Kumar Shital on July 19, 2020

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