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A 28-year-old female asked:

What does it mean if i have fluttering in my ear? could i be losing my hearing?

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Dr. Harold Kim
ENT and Head and Neck Surgery 29 years experience
Stapedius: There is a muscle in your middle ear that can flutter. It is called the stapedius muscle.

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