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when i swallow my ears pop

A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
It is the sensation: from your ears equalizing pressure.

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A male asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Hello. : Hello. I can't diagnose your symptoms. However you may have congestion causing your eustachian tube to dysfunction. The eustacian tube drains fluids a ... Read More
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A 23-year-old male asked:
Dr. Joseph Capista
Specializes in Cosmetic Dentistry
It could be from TM.: It could be from a TMJ problem or you may have some arthritis starting to from in the joint. If it persists, or becomes painful consult your dentist.
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Dr. John Van der Werff
38 years experience Dentistry
Also consider: It could also be the opening and closing of you eustation tube. Either way it is not usually treated unless there is pain associated with it. Then i ... Read More
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Dr. Mike Deldar
23 years experience Cosmetic Dentistry
Yes: Try to find a neuromuscular dentist in your area to help you.
A 23-year-old male asked:
Dr. Alvin Lin
Dr. Alvin Lin answered
29 years experience Geriatrics
Eustachian tube: Your eustachian tube may be partially blocked leading to a painless pop & crack when swallowing (similar to sensation when driving up/down mountain or ... Read More
A 26-year-old male asked:
Dr. Sudeshan Govender
Specializes in Family Medicine
Eustachian tube : Sounds like a Eustachian tube blockage . Try a nasal decongestant nasal spray . If not settling , see your GP
A 35-year-old male asked:
Dr. Murray Grossan
72 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Ears pop: A ct of sinuses might miss swelling of the eustachian tube -eto- if they are not specifically looking for this. Ask your doctor about using nasal spr ... Read More
A 23-year-old male asked:
Dr. LUIS IRIZARRY
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Ear pop: Ear pop when swallowing because there are muscles in your mouth and ear that opens the eustachian tube (tube between ear and nose) causing decompress ... Read More
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A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
No: Not to worry - this is just because ear pressure is being equalized.
A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Menachof
35 years experience Facial Plastic Surgery
Ears Popping: The eustacian tubes open up as needed to keep the pressure normal behind the eardrums. The muscles uses to do this are also associated with swallowing ... Read More
A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
This happens: because your ears are equalizing pressure.

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