Skip Navigation LinksHome > Support Groups > Discussion Messages
Brain and nervous system :
Anosmia / Loss Of Smell

Anosmia, or the loss of the sense of smell, might happen as a result of injury, infection, or genetics. It is more dangerous than people generally imagine – an anosmic person might not be able to smell gas leaks, for example, or bad food.

Join this online anosmia support group to share notes with professionals and patients dealing with anosmia.


Join this Group



Add a topic Recent discussions
Start watching this topic
Anosmia / Loss Of Smell

Anosmia is the absence or impairment of the sense of smell. 7% of the people in India suffer from impaired sense of smell. It can be partial or complete....Read More

Posted on : Saturday, November 29, 2008 12:00 AM
Add reply       No of replies : 158

Report Abuse

You can help us in removing abusive content or spam.
Your Name
Your Email ID
(Maximum 3000 Characters)

Anosmia can really be a drag for people.
Read my blog on how it affects my life and probably yours at
Replied on Thursday, April 12, 2007 12:00 AM

My mother had a brain tumor and lost sense of smell. Will it come back after tumor removal?
Replied on Tuesday, April 24, 2007 12:00 AM
I identified the toxic triggering my anosmia : SOY
Replied on Friday, August 10, 2007 12:00 AM

Some of my sense of smell has returned although it seems I smell ingredients of certain things, rather than the particular scent: fruit smell, oil smell, bleach smell. Ay ideas?
Replied on Monday, September 3, 2007 12:00 AM

I completely lost the sense of smell after sinus problems caused by allergy.It returns, but only temporarily after cortisone treatment. How can I make it permanent?
Replied on Wednesday, October 17, 2007 12:00 AM

Member Sign In

Remember me
Forgot Password?
Sign up now

Medwonders has 239397 Members and 444 Groups.
Last Updated - Mar 08, 2021 - Designed & Content Managed by Medindia4u.com Pvt. Ltd.
Copyright © 2021 Medindia4u.com Pvt. Ltd. All rights reserved.