What are the symptoms of sinusitis in children?

 Your child may have one or more of the following symptoms:

  • Headache -- either constant or when bending forward, often in the
  • Fever
  • Prolonged nasal congestion (for more than 10 days)
  • Cough, especially at night
  • Bad breath
  • Tenderness over the sinuses

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