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Can Tmj cause fluid in your ears

A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Grieco
Family Medicine 38 years experience
Inner ear problem. : Sounds most like minierres disease or a variation on that. This involves the inner ear and there is increased pressure which affects hearing a sense ... Read More
Dr. Ron Jones
Family Medicine 46 years experience
Best guess: Sounds like you are having intermittent eustachian tube obstruction. Try a decongestant or a decongestant nasal spray on that side.
Dr. Jeffrey Bassman
Dentistry 46 years experience
See an ENT: I would recommend seeing an ENT dr. Whom can hopefully determine your the source of your issues. If in doubt, get more than one opinion.
A 34-year-old male asked:
Dr. R Lee Hinson
Dentistry 39 years experience
The most common: Cause of clogged ears is ear wax. The accumulation can be considerable over time. Consult with your PCP or an otolaryngologist to have your ears check... Read More
Dr. Jeffrey Bassman
Dentistry 46 years experience
Could be TMJ: True, clogged ears can be a symptom of TMJ/TMD, but I would see an ENT Dr. first. Popping noises of the jaw normally signify that there is a TMJ elem... Read More
A 24-year-old member asked:
Dr. Dennis Diaz
ENT and Head and Neck Surgery 39 years experience
Yes: Costen syndrome is a TMJ abnormality characterized by tinnitus, vertigo, plugged ear, headache and pain in the ear. Usually due to a poor bite. Trea... Read More
Dr. Gary Lederman
Dentistry 41 years experience
Absolutely: Tinnitus is a difficult symptom to resolve. The longer it's duration, the less likely it can be eliminated. If related to tmj, first determine a jaw... Read More
Dr. Jeffrey Bassman
Dentistry 46 years experience
Many causes: Tinnitis (ringing in the ear/ears) has always been a tough ailment to deal with and treat. There can be many causes, including too much Aspirin inges... Read More
A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Laura Anissian
Internal Medicine 22 years experience
Yes: Yes, that certainly could be. You could also have external otitis.
A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. John Van der Werff
Dentistry 40 years experience
Maybe: I would suggest having someone check your ears and if there is no problem see someone who can diagnose and treat TMJ problems.
A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Debra Rosenblatt
Dentistry 39 years experience
See below: See ENT to rule out any medical involvement, if negative contact your dentist for a TMJ workup, it may be as simple as wearing a dentist fabricated ni... Read More
A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Stephen Southard
Internal Medicine 16 years experience
It can indeed: TMJ can cause all sorts of pain patterns involving the ear, head and neck.
A 23-year-old male asked:
Dr. Anifat Balogun
ENT and Head and Neck Surgery 30 years experience
TMJ and tinnitus: Tmj can cause tinnitus due to the nerve (trigeminal) that supplies the two overactive, tense muscles responsible for tmj. Make sure your hearing level... Read More
A 18-year-old male asked:
Dr. Neil McLeod
Prosthodontics 50 years experience
Don't go poking things in your ears. The ear is complicated and has three chambers if you will and th problem could be in any of them, the outer, midd... Read More
A member asked:
Dr. Tarek Hamid
Dentistry 10 years experience
Yes: Very possible since all your ear problems checked out ok, then you should see a TMJ specialist or an oral surgeon to check your TMJ ..