A 40-year-old female asked:
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3 months ago dx middle ear effusion, steroids helped, had bad cold and the whooshing and plugged feeling is back. its been a few weeks, what can i do?

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Dr. Jaiprakash Thakor Jairam
Specializes in Healthcare Professional
Sinusitis?: It sounds to me like you have a long-standing eustachian tube problem.As you are an adult,an anatomical defect is unlikely.Have yourself seen too again.In the interim,a daily longlasting ant-histamine with a decongestant should help.Good old steaming with hot water is also an option.
Answered on Dec 21, 2018
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Dr. Aveshen Govender
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See an ENT if persists
Dec 21, 2018

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