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Can you get herpes simplex in your (inner) ear?

Can you get herpes simplex in your (inner) ear?

Herpes Zoster Oticus: May be what you are referring to. This is actually caused by the varicella virus (chicken pox). See ramsey hunt syndrome. I am not aware of pathology of the inner ear proven to be caused by herpes simplex but it seems plausible. ...Read more

Herpes (Definition)

There are different types of herpes infections; herpes simplex infection of mouth (gingivostomatitis) and lips (labialis) are the most common. Others include genital herpes, and herpes zoster. Herpes infection could very mild to very dangerous depending on the type and location of the body affected. I ...Read more


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Do your ears hurt when you get herpes?

Do your ears hurt when you get herpes?

Yes: When you get shingles, which is produced by a herpes virus, affecting your ears, it is accompanied by severe pain, amongst other symptoms. ...Read more

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I have herpes 1&2 I get tingling on buttocks and head? Is this normal?

I have herpes 1&2 I get tingling on buttocks and head? Is this normal?

Herpes simplex: Can be early symptoms of herpes outbreak. When this subliminal pain occurs it is not always followed by full blown lesions. It is not clear why different presentations occur in different individuals. ...Read more

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What to do if you get water in your ear?

What to do if you get water in your ear?

Swimmer's ear drops: Over the counter swimmer's ear drops are safe and effective unless you have a hole in your eardrum or tubes in the ears. ...Read more

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How do you get a foreign body out of your ear?

How do you get a foreign body out of your ear?

Variety of methods: If object does not absorb water try the direct flush method in the shower. Do not try this with objects that could expand when wet. If object is a bug you may try floating it out with a few drops of oil. If object is visible and you feel safe it is possible to grab it with tweezers. This requires a steady hand and ear. If object is really wedged then visit your local practitioner. ...Read more

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Does it hurt getting your ear hole sewed? On my right ear the hole is lower and I need to get it sewed and perhaps repierced? Method/pain? Thanks

Do you have gauged: Ears? If so, local anesthesia will be used. If you currently have a gauged ear that requires plastic surgery - why would you want to have it done again? ...Read more

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Can u get shingles in your ear?

Can u get shingles in your ear?

Yes: The hated ramsey-hunt syndrome is shingles involving the ear, and able to paralyze half of the face, cause intense pain, and produce dizziness and hearing loss. You need to be under a physician's care if you have this. ...Read more

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Can u get shingles in your ear?

Can u get shingles in your ear?

Shingles on ear: Yes. It can be localized to the outer ear or be a serious problem that causes facial pain, facial weakness and hearing loss. If you have shingles of the ear, you need to see an otolaryngologist and get a hearing test. Shingles present in nerve distributions, so you would also want to be sure that it does not involve the eye if upper part of face is involoved. ...Read more

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How do you get rid of bubbles in your ear?

How do you get rid of bubbles in your ear?

Viral Illnesses: Time, rest and patience. There is no medication that can get past the ear drum into the inner ear where fluid is back up and possibly irritated with an infection. Most ear infections are viral in nature and thus only time will heal them. ...Read more

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Can you get an anesthetic for getting your ear pierced?

Can you get an anesthetic for getting your ear pierced?

Yes. ..but: A local anesthetic to numb the pierce first would be nice, but you still need to have a needle for that. There are some topical creams with local in them too. They take a long time to work though, up to 45min. You could be well over your piercing by then. Sterility is what you should also consider. ...Read more

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Can you get an insect in your ear/nose that migrates around your tissues?

Can you get an insect in your ear/nose that migrates around your tissues?

No: If it enters your ear and your eardrum is intact, there is no where else for it to go. If it enters your nose, it can go down into your throat or mouth. You will either cough or possibly sneeze it out or swallow it. If you swallow it, it will not survive. I hope this answers your question. Dr. R ...Read more

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What do you do when you get a bad pain in your ear? Can you squirt lidocaine down into the ear?

What do you do when you get a bad pain in your ear? Can you squirt lidocaine down into the ear?

Not a good idea: The reason is that you want to know what the cause is and treat the underlying condition. As you do that the pain will subside and you will know that it has healed. Giving painkillers, Lidocaine in this case will mask the symptom i.e. The pain is a symptom, an alarm that there is a problem we need to take care of. So the best is to get it checked and treated first of all. ...Read more

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Can you get melanoma on your ear or head?

Can you get melanoma on your ear or head?

Yes: The most common areas for melanoma are the sun exposed areas. The back, arms, neck and scalp are the most common areas. ...Read more

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Can fluid get passed your ear drum?

Can fluid get passed your ear drum?

Ear fluid: If the eardrum is completely intact, fluid should not get through it. If there is a small hole or perforation, then fluid could certainly get through. Also, some people have small weak areas of the drum that could easily be disrupted to allow fluid to pass. Infection can also erode the ear drum such that fluid can get through. These are all uncommon problems, though. ...Read more

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How to get tissue out of your ear canal?

How to get tissue out of your ear canal?

See an ENT: Removal under direct visualization is best. This can be done by your ent. ...Read more

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Can you get oral herpes from someone who u don't kiss but she gives u head but doesn't have any open sores or cold sores and I had no cuts on my d?

Can you get oral herpes from someone who u don't kiss but she gives u head but doesn't have any open sores or cold sores and I had no cuts on my d?

Possible but unlikel: Hi Roy. It's possible for someone to shed the herpes virus and be asymptomatic. People with oral herpes may secrete the virus 2% to 9% of the time when they are not having sores. That being said, if they are asymptomatic and secreting the virus, the amount of virus being shed is much less. You can be tested for infection. I would recommend knowing your sex partner And both of you testing for STD ...Read more

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Could water get into your brain through your ear?

Could water get into your brain through your ear?

Only if...: ...you use a drill (not recommended; do not try this at home). ...Read more

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Can you get a yeast infection in your ear?

Can you get a yeast infection in your ear?

Yeast infection: Yes, this can happen, but is not usual. ...Read more

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Can bird poop hurt you if it get on your ear?

Can bird poop hurt you if it get on your ear?

No: Wash it off and count your blessings that it wasn't the poop of a heron! ...Read more

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Can you get hiv if someone sucks and licks your ear and side of your neck? This happen at strip club I went to.

Can you get hiv if someone sucks and licks your ear and side of your neck? This happen at strip club I went to.

Remote risk: There is nearly zero, not entirely zero if you had any sores in the areas licked, risk of catching HIV from what you described. See this site for more information:
http://www. Cdc. Gov/hiv/basics/transmission.html ...Read more

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Can an ant get inside your brain from your ear without noticing?? And if yes. Is there any symptoms??

Can an ant get inside your brain from your ear without noticing?? And if yes. Is there any symptoms??

Ant in your ear: No - while it might be possible for something to get deeper in your ear (if your eardrum was ruptured) - there is NO direct communication between the outside world and your brain. ...Read more