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What are the symptoms of catarrh?

Symptoms of catarrh affect the parts of the body where mucous is present. Irritation of the nasal airway results in a stuffy, runny, or congested nose. Mucus consistently running down the back of the throat leads to redness and pain. Sinus congestion causes a headache or facial pain. Congestion in the ear cavities can result in hearing difficulties. Catarrh can also result in loss of taste and smell and fatigue.

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