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A 44-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kenneth Smith
31 years experience Internal Medicine
Dry skin: Pruritis without pain is generally manifested by dry skin or retained soap products. If itching becomes intense or starts to become painful then likel ... Read More
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Dr. Michael Bryan
31 years experience Dermatology
Mometasone: Mometasone is a cortisone (steroid) medication and is too strong for the thin skin of the ears. A milder cortisone can be prescribed, but for occasio ... Read More
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Dr. Kathleen Gilmore
25 years experience Urgent Care
See doc: Nosebleeds and spitting out blood can be connected. Your age, frequency of nose bleeds, and how they have been managed can help. Knowing that there ... Read More
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Dr. Edwin Ishoo
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Allergy: Since you have not shared any information with us about yourself, including your age and medical history, its not possible to provide you with a prope ... Read More
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Dr. Vahe Yetimyan
50 years experience General Practice
Itchy ears.: You can try over-the-counter antihistaminic the one kind which does not make you drowsy. The pharmacist can help you with that.
A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Masoud Sadighpour
37 years experience Internal Medicine
Otitis Externa: If you mean that ear canal is itchy, it might be a fungal infection or allergy. See your pcp.
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A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Tony Ho
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13 years experience Infectious Disease
Rash?: Is it a rash? Sunburn? Infection? Very difficult to answer without seeing it in person to examine. See your doctor if you are concerned.
A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Diane Minich
36 years experience Family Medicine
See your doctor: It could be a contact dermatitis or an infection or another cause. Your doctor would need to examine your ear in order to diagnose it.
A 41-year-old female asked:
Dr. Susan Madonna
20 years experience Family Medicine
Itchy ears: It would probably be best to find out why you have so much itching and address that problem. Most likely, you have an allergy that manifests as itchin ... Read More
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A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Dan Fisher
26 years experience Internal Medicine
Seb derm / psoriasis: You may have psoriasis or seborrheic dermatitis of the ear canal. A little dab of hydrocortisone 1% twice a day for a few days on an as needed basis ... Read More

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