How do I prevent chronic sinusitis?

Treating the underlying conditions behind chronic sinusitis (asthma and allergies) can help prevent long-lasting sinusitis. Avoiding allergens (animal dander, dust, pollen) that trigger swelling in the sinuses will also help.

Last reviewed by a Cleveland Clinic medical professional on 02/10/2018.

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