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A 53-year-old female asked:

Why when my sinuses are plugged up it puts pressure on my ear to where it hurts, why? been really dizzy today as well.

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Dr. Prem Gupta
neurology 48 years experience
? Blocked eustachian: If you get pharyngitis and eustachian tubes get blocked, that could cause significant pressure difference in middle ear and atmosphere which could cause pain and vertigo.

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Last updated Apr 18, 2014

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