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A 41-year-old female asked:

I have tinnitus in my ear and a popping sound when i burp sometimes. is it possible that the cause of it is a piece of ear wax stuck on my ear drum?. my hearing is good?

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Dr. Nikhil Agarwal
Specializes in Internal Medicine
Ear problems: It is less likely to be a piece of earwax. If you are having tinnitus and if it is one sided then it needs to be examined. Sometimes allergies or congestion can also cause this. Please get it examined.
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