What Is It/

How Is It Recognized/

Is Massage indicated

Condition Name

What Are They?

How Are They Recognized?

or Contraindicated?

Sinusitis

Sinusitis is inflammation of

Symptoms include headaches, local-

Massage is contraindicated for

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the paranasal sinuses from

Iized tenderness over the affected

acute infections, but for chronic

 

infection, obstruction, or

area, runny or congested nose, fa-

or noninfectious situations, it

 

allergies.

cial or tooth pain, fatigue, and, if its

can be appropriate.

 

 

related to an infection, thick opaque

 

 

 

mucus, fever, and chills.

 

 

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