Nosebleeds can be dramatic and frightening. Luckily, most nosebleeds are not serious and can be handled fairly easily. They are divided into two types, depending on whether the bleeding is coming from the anterior (front of the nose) or posterior (back of the nose).
Symptoms | Causes | Treatment
Laboratory investigations are not usually necessary, although they may be required in certain specific circumstances
If you are bleeding from the front of your nose, begin by trying the following first-aid measures:
When simple first aid does not stop a nosebleed, your doctor may treat the problem by: