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My nose always blocked!! when i breath a vaccum produce in my left ear!! always pain in left side of head and in left ear !! m suffering since 4 years?
Pop = pressure chang: Popping generally means the opening of your eustacian tube, a channel from the middle ear to the back of the throat that allows air to get to your ear bones.The tube is rubbery & prone to swelling with allergies or viruses and a slight vacuum is created when it is blocked. Yawnig or chewing straightens the canal and may allow it to reopen. The redness ?Are you messing with it when it pops? ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Debrox: As an ENT surgeon, the simplest thing i suggest is using over the counter debrox drops twice daily for one week. If that does not do the trick call your local ent. Most ents have a microscope in the office. Under microscope the wax (cerumen) will be removed with instruments or a gentle vacuum. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Why do my inner ears ache terribly when it's cold and when i'm on a plane (agonizing, tear-inducing pain)? When outside, the aching is worse when it' windy. On a plane, the ears feel like they are going to burst. It reduces me to tears. On the plane, the
The : The two situations you describe are different. The reason why you feel pain in the ears when it is cold had to do with the fact that both the skin of the ear canal is very thin and overlies bone which means it doesn't have much of an insulating fatty layer underneath like other sites in the body. Second, the ear drum is very sensitive to temperature changes again because it is very thin and this can result in either pain or dizziness when exposed to low temperatures. Air travel and scuba diving cause changes on the barometric pressure (air pressure or water pressure around you). As we go from high altitude to low altitude, we go from areas of low pressure to higher pressure (think about the weight of the gasses around you pressing from above) and as we descend under water while diving, the pressure of water pressing on us increases as well. Increases in pressure necessitate air filled cavities on the middle ear and sinuses to equalize pressure between the outside and the inside. If pressure is more equalized, the lining of these spaces is under increasing negative pressures (relative vacuum) which will damage them and can cause bleeding and inflammation and resulting pain. The pressure you feel intend forehead and cheekbones arises from the pressure build up in your sinuses and the pressure in the ears is commonly from the middle ear space. The way to prevent pain in the cold is to protect your ears with a hat or eat muffs, and if you are sensitive to the changes of pressure during a flight, try afrin nasal spray (nasal decongestant) half an hour before the flight to each nostril. During the flight try to chew gum, swallow, yawn or pop your ears (hold your nose shut by squeezing your nostrils with your fingers and close your mouth, then try to blow air out without actually letting any air out like staying at the stool, this will pop your ears) upon descent of the airplane. If you get ear or sinus complaints while diving, you should avoid diving because of the damages it will cause to your ears and sinuses. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Ear pressure: This is a problem where your Eustachian tube isn't working well and you develop negative pressure or a small vacuum in your ears. This is common. First try to counteract the pressure by pinching your nose and blowing...this should "Pop" the ears. If not, use some nasal decongestant sprays to open this up and then try popping the ears. Next try nasal steroids, like Flonase OTC...keep popping ...Read more
My 4yearold daughter and I flew 2 Florida yesterday. Shes had cold (cough) for 5days. Her ears popped bad & hurt. Ears hurt her again hours later. Why?
Eustachian tube pbm: The walls of the Eustachian tube may swell (cold)and block some air movement to and from the middle ear.When flying, the craft is pressurized and air is pushed out of the middle ear.When you descend to land, there is a vacuum in the middle ear and air is trying to get back in. The vacuum stretches the ear drum causing pain. Yawning or chewing can open the tube and equalize the pressure. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
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