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OLFACTION  (SMELL)  IMPAIRMENT
There are basically two degrees of loss of smell (Olfactory) 1) Anosmia is the complete loss of one’s ability to smell 2) Hyposmia is a partial loss of one’s ability to smell The loss can be caused by: many different factors. Some  of these are certain nervous system diseases or radiation treatment for cancer patients  may result in a lack smell.  Upper respiratory infections, hormonal disturbances, or dental  problems and exposure to chemicals are often blamed for some losses. An injury to the  head, (TBI), can also cause sense of smell problems. 
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