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Dr. Bernstein Joel
60 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Dryness or allergy: The most common cause of itching of the ear canal is dryness. If you are a q-tip user, the ear may be too clean. Sometimes mineral oil can relieve t ... Read More
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Dr. LUIS IRIZARRY
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Yes: Examination is the key. We can see ear infection very easily. It could also be a cold, allergies, or a simple congestion. See doctor.
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Dr. Zahid Nazir
30 years experience Internal Medicine
Otitis Media?: Pressure feeling in the inside of ear could represent just fluid in the middle ear or viral infection secondary to upper respiratory tract infection. ... Read More
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Dr. Suzanne Fiala
30 years experience Family Medicine
Could be wax, other.: You could simply have a lot of wax in the ear, or something that doesn't belong there. I have pulled out scraps of paper, beads and even a cockroach ... Read More
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Dr. Ralph Morgan Lewis
38 years experience Family Medicine
See below: May simply be normal ear wax (cerumen) or impacted cerumen or fluid behind the ear drum (tympanic membrane) or inflammation of ear canal (outer: otiti ... Read More
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Dr. James Ferguson
46 years experience Pediatrics
Exam time: I have found everything from beads and rocks to bugs in someone's ear beyond the expected earwax. At some point it will bother you enough to have it l ... Read More
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Dr. Stuart Hickerson
32 years experience Family Medicine
Fluttering: Usually this symptom would be associated with some degree of fluid in the ear. However, could be a bug in the ear canal. Most issues of this nature w ... Read More
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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Malaika Witter Hewitt
23 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Maybe not: Ringing in the ear is known as tinnitus. It is most often associated with hearing loss. You should be evaluated with an audiogram and ENT examination. ... Read More
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Dr. Danny Westmoreland
36 years experience Family Medicine
Too many possibles: This can be dried wax, eczema or psoriasis. I would need much more information. Wax typically does not cause tenderness. That is the major take hom ... Read More
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
25 years experience Psychiatry
Tinnitus: An Ear/Nose/Throat specialist evaluation would be a good place to start. Take care.
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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Jaindl
37 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Inner ear: This could be a cochlea problem. You should see an ent.
A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Kenneth Van Stralen
37 years experience Dentistry
Could be many things: Your problem requires a clinical examination. See your primary care physician.
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Dr. Ravi Samy
Dr. Ravi Samy answered
26 years experience Head and Neck Surgery
Masking technique : Dear sir / madam, you have tinnitus. This starts in the ears but continues because of the brain. You need a hearing test. Stress reduction, ... Read More
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