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A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ed Friedlander
43 years experience in Pathology
I doubt it: Classic mercury poisoning doesn't announce itself this way, and millions of people have tinnitus with no explanation.

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A 23-year-old male asked:
Dr. Kenneth Smith
31 years experience in Internal Medicine
Tinnitus : Can have many causes anxiety not one I have encountered. Should see your physician.
A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Dennis Diaz
37 years experience in ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Yes: I am sure that is possible. I would add that if the tinnitus is present for more than 48 hours or is associated with a concommitent hearing loss or c ... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. James Rochester
25 years experience in Family Medicine
Sometimes: Increase in blood flow due to hot water in shower (causes dilation of and increased blood flow in vessels) could cause this. Should resolve within se ... Read More
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A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Donald Alves
23 years experience in Emergency Medicine
Wax: It can be an external issue, with cerumen (/wax) buildup that needs removed, or can be an internal problem, with clogged / blocked eustachian tubes. C ... Read More
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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Edward Smith
53 years experience in Neurosurgery
Doesn't often stop: Tinnitus doesn't often stop no matter the cause. First see an ENT specialist. Noise distraction, eg other sounds like music or white noise can help i ... Read More
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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Harold Kim
27 years experience in ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Background noise: Keeping a regular droning noise in the background will drown it out and make you apathetic to it.
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A 56-year-old member asked:
Dr. Amanda Xi
Dr. Amanda Xi answered
5 years experience in General Practice
Not exactly: Tinnitus [ringing in the ears] is often due to damage to cells in a part of the inner ear and can be caused by normal aging, loud noise, certain medic ... Read More
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A 57-year-old male asked:
Dr. Kenneth Smith
31 years experience in Internal Medicine
Headaches: Headaches blacking out very worrisome constellation of symptoms should seek emergency attention.
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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. William Lewis
50 years experience in ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Hearing loss ?: May have a hearing loss or past noise exposure and need to see an otolaryngologist.

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