It's a natural reaction called vasomotor rhinitis and is caused by the dilation of the blood vessels of your nose in response to the cold.
What does VR stand for?
VR stands for Vasomotor Rhinitis
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- Valid Reason
- Valtion Rautatiet (Railways of Finland)
- Valve-Regulated (battery)
- Vane Rate
- Vanilloid Receptor
- Variability Ratio
- Variability Reduction
- Variable Resistor
- Variable Reward (incentive)
- Vascular Resistance
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Vasomotor rhinitis (VMR) is a commonly encountered entity that may be die, cult to diagnose.
MATERIALS AND METHODS: Study subjects and sample size: Patients who have allergic or vasomotor rhinitis, and are planned to undergo reduction of the inferior turbinate, were selected.
A It may be Vasomotor Rhinitis - a condition like an allergic rhinitis (hayfever) but without the allergy causing it.
Sennour, who is also director of the Acute Care for Eiders Consultation Service at Methodist Hospital in Indianapolis, explains: "Often this type of nasal discharge can be misdiagnosed as allergic, vasomotor rhinitis or sinusitis with minimal or no improvement with usual treatments.