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A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Harold Kim
28 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Air: When your ear drum moves in response to air moving into your ear from your eustachian tube, a crackling/clicking sound is made.
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A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Malaika Witter Hewitt
23 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
TMJ: The most likely explanation is the temporomandibular joint (tmj). This joint is located just in front of the ear canal, and the sounds of the joint mo ... Read More
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Dr. Robert Mokbel
42 years experience Dentistry
Joints Problems: If you hear noises when you move your jaw, such as popping, clicking or grinding, you are experiencing temporomandibular joint disorder, when the mand ... Read More
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Dr. Robert Stoner
38 years experience Orthodontics
Scar tissue : If your disc is dislocated and fused to the bone above, scar tissue will form to act as a false disc so bone does not rub on bone. You may be hearing ... Read More
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A male asked:
Dr. Zach Patrick
13 years experience Emergency Medicine
Normal: All of the joints in the body produce a small amount of gas bubbles. This is a common thing noticed as a cracking or popping in the joint. You hear it ... Read More
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Dr. Robert Douglas
51 years experience Orthodontics
Could be: Fluid in ear or an early sign of TMJ dysfunction. Either way if you have no pain you're OK
A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. Murray Grossan
73 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Eustachian Tube: Your middle ear is trying to equalize but can't. Sounds like there is still fluid present in the middle ear and can't drain out the eustachian tube. A ... Read More
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A 19-year-old male asked:
Dr. Larry Eastburn
24 years experience Family Medicine
Wax impaction: You may have wax or sticky fluid in the canal. If you are comfortable, an over the counter wax removal system may be helpful. If not, a visit to your ... Read More
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Dr. Martin Raff
56 years experience Infectious Disease
ENT doctor: If these symptoms are real there should be some technique by which a cause can be uncovered. Go back and see an ENT specialist and if you are dissatis ... Read More
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A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Bernard Seif
40 years experience Clinical Psychology
Consult w/an: ear noes and throat doc.Peace and good health.
A 24-year-old male asked:
Dr. Bernstein Joel
60 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
See an ENT doctor: Ear pain and fullness can be due to tmd (temporo-mandibular disorder). Retraction of drum may indicate eustachian tube obstruction, but that requires ... Read More
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Dr. Richard Zimon
59 years experience Internal Medicine
You need to s: see a BOARD CERTIFIED EAR NOSE AND THROAT PHYSICIAN who can do appropriate cultures (Nose Throat) and possible imaging studies! Hope this helps! Good ... Read More
A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. Theodore Davantzis
40 years experience Dentistry
More info needed...: Sinus inflammation? Allergies? Food burn? Dentist a month ago, what does that mean? Did you have any treatment at that time? Please repost with more s ... Read More
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