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A 27-year-old female asked:

I am experiencing red ear drum,ear itch, ear ache unaffected by air travel that i know off associated with sneezing, post nasal drip and congestion, sinus pain, ear pressure, spinning sensation, ear tenderness to touch, ear swelling, dizziness?

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Dr. Amrita Dosanjh
Pediatrics and Pediatric Pulmonology 36 years experience
Consider allergies: You may have an ear infection, but sometimes there may be referred pain associated with allergic rhinitis and post nasal drip. Try an over the counter antihistamine, while waiting to see your PCP. Avoid getting water in the ear canal. Ibuprofen and a warm compress may be used to treat pain.

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