rhinorrhea

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persistent watery mucus discharge from the nose (as in the common cold)

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Nasal polyps (more common in older adults), anatomic abnormalities (more common in children), cerebrospinal fluid rhinorrhea, and ciliary dysfunction can mimic rhinitis and might have associated upper respiratory complications.
Occasionally, the distinction can be made by noting the presence of meningitis and/or cerebrospinal fluid rhinorrhea, either before or after surgical manipulation.
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