disorder

Anosmia

Anosmia is the temporary or permanent complete loss of ability to perceive odour. Temporary anosmia can be caused by infection or nasal blockage. Permanent anosmia may be due to damage…

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Habituation

The inability or decreased ability to perceive an odour as continued exposure to that odour increases over time.  An odour may initially be strongly detectable but may diminishes completely in…

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Hyposmia

Hyposmia is the temporary or permanent partial loss to perceive odour. This may be due to infections, flu or cold or head trauma. This may lead to a raised detection…

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