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My ears feel like they are burning?

My ears feel like they are burning?

Redness?: Could be skin rash , inflammed cartilage or part of flushing on face. Inflammation of cartilage on both ears can be associated with inflammation. Redness can be part of systemic infection or even allergic reaction. Short term cold compresses and antiinflammatories. Watch for other symptoms than see doc for evaluation. ...Read more

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What would make my ears feel like they are burning (not inside, but around the top)? My blood pressure is normal.

What would make my ears feel like they are burning (not inside, but around the top)? My blood pressure is normal.

Dilation: When blood vessels dilate, we feel warmth. Sunlight, emotion, alcohol, certain medications are all examples that can do this. There are others. It's not a disease. ...Read more

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Ears don't feel like they are burning all the time. It is not any type of rash. Sensation feeling. Warm to touch..?

Ears don't feel like they are burning all the time.  It is not any type of rash. Sensation feeling. Warm to touch..?

Confusing: The way you phrased your question was confusing: what are your specific symptoms and what exactly are you asking? ...Read more

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My head (inside), face, ears and lips feel like they're burning. I don't have a temp. It happened out of nowhere and I put cold water on my face and h?

My head (inside), face, ears and lips feel like they're burning. I don't have a temp. It happened out of nowhere and I put cold water on my face and h?

Any new vitamins?: One of the B vitamins called niacin commonly can have this effect. It is available over-the-counter and some people don't realize this can happen . If westernization lasts more than a couple of hours, I'd recommend checking with your physician. ...Read more

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Right side of head, ear, neck, and shoulder feel like its burning. Sometimes right temple aches and then goes away.

Right side of head, ear, neck, and shoulder feel like its burning. Sometimes right temple aches and then goes away.

Neuralgia: This sounds like a nerve irriation and sometimes is a sign of impending shingles or facial neuritis, in either case it should be evalated and treated by your physician asap. ...Read more

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My face and ears are burning all the time why is this?

My face and ears are burning all the time why is this?

Face/ear burning: Could be allergies ,reflux, topical medications like salicylic acid, Vit A, sun sensitivity when on tetracyclines, minocycline,cervical disc disease, hyperpyrexia, an unusual form of trigeminal neuralgia, rarely MS ...Read more

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What does it mean when both your ears start burning and look very red? Its like fuming hot sensation. Anything to worry about ?

What does it mean when both your ears start burning and look very red? Its like fuming hot sensation. Anything to worry about ?

Otitis externa: The condition can get extremely serious if not treated with antibiotics at the earliest. Please get them checked by your physician asap. ...Read more

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What does it mean when my ears are burning?

What does it mean when my ears are burning?

Need more info: The question "were your ears burning?" is a saying people use when someone they were just talking about shows up or calls. I've never heard it used in a medical context because it is not a symptom or feeling typically ascribed to any disease of the ear that I'm aware of. If you are having pain in your ears you may have an infection but even infections will feel different if in middle ear or canal ...Read more

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There is some sort of burning in my inner ear?

There is some sort of burning in my inner ear?

Candle?: If you have a burning pain in your inner ear and it does not go away quickly you should be examined by your primary care doctor or an ENT doctor. Hope you are better soon. ...Read more

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Why does my ear have a burning feeling sometimes?

Why does my ear have a burning feeling sometimes?

OTALGIA: Examination of the ear during auri can reveal otitis externa or otitis media due to eustachian tube connection after blowing of nose. Burning feeling can be irritation of the ear canal after too much cleaning of the ears. ...Read more