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Blocked Ear Tonsilitis
Eustachian Tube: A clogged ear with no infection or fluid in the ear is usually the result of a poorly functioning eustachian tube. This is the connection from the middle ear to the nose, responsible for maintaining proper air pressure in the ear.When clogged, the ear feels full or stuffy. ...Read more
Son has ear tubes. Fluid draining from one ear. Has sinus drainage too. Take him to doc bc of ear drainage? Worried it's ear infection.
Sinus: Sounds like it could be. Discuss with your health care team where ever you are. They will know what is going around. ...Read more
Hidden white bumps under left tonsil, post-nasal drip, ear pain, tinnitus, pain swallowing, sleep apnea, ear barotrauma, blurry vision, sore throat. ?
Clear sinus drainage, breath throughnose, sinus rinse no problem, but dizziness, ears clicking when swallowing, fluid behind ear noinfection.Allergie?
No: This should go away after your tube is unblocked. If it doesn't in a few days please see a doctor. ...Read more
Yes.: Any infection can cause the tonsils and adenoid tissue to enlarge. This should resolve in the next few weeks but could take several months for the tonsils to return to normal size. The other possibility is that enlarged adenoids (associated with the enlarged tonsils) caused the middle ear fluid and resulting ear infection. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Unlikely: two common things and may occur together with one NOT causing the other! ...Read more
Can unilateral singular white tonsil spot, earache, puffy vein behind ear (with pulse ?Possible gland), small neck gland 8mths ++ be tonsillitis?
Started with sore throat, wet cough, now blocked ears, snotty nose. Could this be ear-nose-throat infection?
Absolutely: The simple answer is 'yes'.Get a more detailed answer ›
Ear pain, jaw pain near ear, ear ringing, ear clogged/cant hear, feels like water in ear, general congestion/dark mucus. Any ideas/recs? Thx!
Myringotomy tubes: do not 'treat' ear infections per se, but prevent fluid from building up in the middle ear space where infections occur. In this sense, they are more preventative and reduce the number of infections that require treatment with oral antibiotics, prevent hearing loss and support speech development. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer