Nasal discharge

Alternative Names

Runny nose; Postnasal drip; Rhinorrhea

Definition of Nasal discharge

Nasal discharge is any mucous-like material that comes out of the nose.

Review

Linda Vorvick, MD, Medical Director, MEDEX Northwest Division of Physician Assistant Studies, University of Washington School of Medicine. Also reviewed by David Zieve, MD, MHA, Medical Director, A.D.A.M., Inc. – 8/2/2009

Throat anatomy
Runny and stuffy nose

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