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A 49-year-old female asked:

causes of ear fullness in one ear ? tenitis? some pnd. feel pressure like in airplane ?

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Dr. Louis Gallia
Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery 45 years experience
Eustachian tube: Sounds like eustachian tube dysfunction. See an ENT doc.

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A 31-year-old member asked:

What causes ear fullness sensation in one ear?

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Dr. Gregory Bussell
Specializes in ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Eustacian tube: The eustacian tube connects your ear to your nose and allows air pressure to equalize. If the tube on one side doesn't work, that ear will feel full and may even fill with fluid. Also some patients with a sudden hearing loss will feel fullness as well.
A 35-year-old member asked:

What causes ear fullness only in one ear?

1 doctor answer1 doctor weighed in
Dr. Gregory Bussell
Specializes in ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Eustacian tube: The eustacian tube connects your ear to your nose and allows air pressure to equalize. If the tube on one side doesn't work, that ear will feel full and may even fill with fluid.

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