Category Archives: Rhinorrhea

woman suffering from a runny nose

Rhinorrhea: The medical term for a runny nose

A runny nose is a common condition that’s caused by the discharge of nasal fluids. Mucus is produced by nasal or adjacent tissues or blood vessels in the nose, and it normally drains without you even noticing it. However, excess drainage can occur with mucus that ranges from a watery clear fluid to thick mucus. […]