A 24-year-old male asked:
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does tinnitus reduce the ability to hear well? everything sounds a bit muffled from my left ear. i have ringing but why isn't the hearing well?

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Dr. John McMahan
47 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Tinnitus: Some types of hearing loss cause tinnitus or ringing.., its not the other way around. Check it out with an ENT specialist.
Answered on Jun 10, 2014
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