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A 26-year-old male asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
46 years experience Pediatrics
For what ????: Ear wax is made in the outer half of the canal & will usually fall out over time or can be pried out under direct vision. Cotton swabs will push the w ... Read More
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A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Al Hegab
Dr. Al Hegab answered
40 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Yes: Please go, if your doctor referred you , it means that he wants to give you the best treatment option, good luck
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A 48-year-old female asked:
Dr. John Munshower
30 years experience Family Medicine
Sure: Similar to pressure changes in a plane when flying, that can wreak havoc on a persons inner ears or sinuses, the weather itself and pressure changes c ... Read More
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A 60-year-old female asked:
Dr. Donald Colantino
61 years experience Internal Medicine
Foreign body: It can act as a foreign body in your ear canal and can be an irritation or source of infection. It's best to have a physician remove it with an otosco ... Read More
A 60-year-old female asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
25 years experience Psychiatry
More info please.: Please resubmit and tell us which medication you are referring to.
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A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alan Ali
Dr. Alan Ali answered
32 years experience Psychiatry
Ears: If cotton is out and u still cannot hear, you need to have ears looked at with otoscope by your pcp.
A 24-year-old male asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
46 years experience Pediatrics
Expected reaction: That hole is not somewhere you put a cotton bud. In doing so you scrape the sensitive lining and trigger swelling and irritation internally. It will l ... Read More
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ronald Krauser
52 years experience Rheumatology
No: That is not a possible cause.
A 25-year-old male asked:
Dr. Liesa Harte
29 years experience Family Medicine
Ear Protection: It sounds like you are attempting to protect your eardrum from water from showering. Do you have a hole in one or both of your eardrums?
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A 46-year-old male asked:
Dr. Hanul Bhandari
13 years experience Sleep Medicine
Other options...: Another possible option to avoid noises that wake you up at night is to substitute it with white noise. That may help you drown out other annoying sou ... Read More
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