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Antomy Of The Ear
In antomy of middle ear i've read , peri sinus cells areound the sinus plate .What does sinus plate mean here ? .
Details, Details: In general, think of a plate as something relatively wide & thin like a dinner plate or the flat part of dentures (the dental plate), etc. So a sinus plate is a thin layer of bone that will separate one area from another, like the medial wall of the ethmoid sinus from the nasal area or the small thin-lined sinus air cells from the larger thin sinus plate that surrounds them to define that sinus. ...Read more
I know my right ear anatomy is the same as the left. My right ear is sore and swollen and when I tug my ear the pain is inevitable. What should I do?
Head 3weeks ahead on ultrasnd,rest of body 1week ahead. Specialist scan show anatomy of head/brain completely normal. Fatherinlaw has big head. Worry?
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23w5d ultrasound babies head measures 22 weeks and the rest of the body measured normal. Should I be worried. My doctor said brain anatomy was WNL
Congested ear: There could be a variety of causes which include wax or foreign body in ear canal, fluid in the middle ear behind the eardrum, swelling of the eustachian tube which leads from the back of the throat to the middle ear, and other causes. You should see an ENT doctor for exam and possibly a hearing test. ...Read more
Tinnitus: Ringing in ear is a kind of degenerative process that is more common in people who had been exposed to loud noises, but can happen to everybody. Might stay for the rest of your life. If it is associated with dizziness, or hearing loss, then needs evaluation. White noise at bed site might mask the ringing in ear. People gets frustrated, but you need to know that it is not a dangerous condition. ...Read more
Tinnitus: The actual site of most tinnitus is unknown and some think that spontaneous tinnitus might originate in the hearing centers of the brain. It can be caused by significant and chronic noise exposure, infections of the inner ear, and traumatic brain injury. A few are inherited. Treatment is unsatisfactory and there are a number of 'natural' remedies with no proven value. ...Read more
Inner ear: The inner ear is inside the ear and drums to absorb sound are apparent. Fluid usually circulates through the semi-circular canals and is absorbed if you have allergies, a cold or eustachian dysfunction. If the inner drum does not absorb fluids, infection, symptoms can occur that can be discomforted. Contact virtual appt at health tap if need more info. Welcome, Dr. Ivy Fisher ...Read more
Possibly fluid: If your ears are not clogged with wax in the ear canal, they may be clogged with fluid behind the eardrum, especially if you have had a recent cold. In most people this will get better within three months. If you feel like you cannot hear well or have pain, you should see an ent. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer