Posts Tagged ‘symptom’

Smelling Foul Odor after Head Injury

Monday, June 13th, 2011

Q.Several months ago, my husband fell 13 feet, landing on his back and head. He was unconscious for about 20 minutes. Four days after the accident, his brain swelled and severed nerves resulting in a loss of taste/smell. Ever since, the only odor he perceives is a constant foul odor (rotting garbage), which is always making him sick. We have seen several doctors who have never heard of this and don’t know what to do to make the foul odor go away or what may be causing it. Can you offer any help? (more…)