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A 24-year-old female asked:

My left throat to ear tube always itches inside when i poke the left side of my throat. the right side does not itch or feel irritated, only the left. it doesn't hurt and has been like this for a couple years. what reasons for itch when touched?

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Dr. Nellmarie Bodenstein
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Itching: Itchy ears, nose and throat is related to allergic rhinnitus. One side can be worse than the other side. Drainage from sinusses can be altered by deviated nasal septum. Suggest antihistamine and nasal corticosteroid spray daily.

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Last updated May 20, 2020

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