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Winchester, KY
A 37-year-old female asked:

Can a retracted ear cause lightheaded swaying motion nausea feeling n head funny ent told me no it's anxiety but all internet says different who trust?

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Dr. David Kam
ENT and Head and Neck Surgery 37 years experience
No: A retracted tympanic membrane will not cause vertigo. Lightheaded feeling are very common in folks with anxiety disorder. Please see your therapist! Your ENT is correct!
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