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A 32-year-old female asked:

I have an itchy sore ear canal. i wear in the ear hearing aids but never had this before

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Dr. Gurmukh Singh
Pathology 49 years experience
Give it rest: If you can, even if it is on weekends, try to go without the hearing aid and see if that improves symptoms. There may be a mild infection from the irritation caused by the hearing aid. If that does not help, it would be prudent to see an ENT doctor.

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