A member asked:
blocked eustachian tubes? for about 4 years, i've had blocked eustachian tubes. i haven't experienced any notable hearing loss, but occasionally one of my ears will ring. on particularly bad days, if i turn my head to the left or right too far, one of my
2 doctor answers
Dr. Melanie Pence answered
25 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
You : You may need to have tubes placed in your ears since your eustachian tubes are not functioning properly, despite medical therapy.
Answered on Oct 3, 2016
Dr. Harold Kim answered
27 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Are you sure?: Blocked eustachian tubes will typically cause a sensation of fullness in the affected and hearing loss. If all you experience is occasional ringing, I am not sure that this is due to eustachian tube dysfunction.
Answered on Oct 3, 2018
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