A 40-year-old female asked:

40yo w/tubes put in right ear 2wks and left 1wk ago for etd. muffled/tunnel hearing, pulsatile tinnitus, dizzy w/earplugs in at work. normal or subsid?

1 doctor answer2 doctors weighed in
Dr. Stuart Hickerson
Family Medicine 34 years experience
Tube: You should not be having muffled hearing. I would notify your ENT.
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