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Dr. Jon Aoki
Board Certified, ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
37 years in practice
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For ear infection using drops which don't appear to be helping feels like something crawling in my ears and pain aswell?

Dr. Jon Aoki
Board Certified, ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
37 years in practice
121K people helped
For ear infection using drops which don't appear to be helping feels like something  crawling in my ears and pain aswell?

See ear doctor: Outer ear infections can be caused by bacteria or fungus and often can be treated with eardrops but are specic to the organism. An ear doctor can clean your ear which is essential to faster improvement. You must keep water out of the ear. Ear doctor can also rule out middle ear infection. ...Read more

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Dr. Ward Dean
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Dr. Alfredo Garcia
Board Certified, Pediatrics
51 years in practice
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It feels like something is crawling inside my ear? What is that?

Dr. Alfredo Garcia
Board Certified, Pediatrics
51 years in practice
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It feels like something is crawling inside my ear? What is that?

Crawling in ear: It could be a bug or just your perception. ...Read more

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Dr. Ward Dean
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Dr. Anifat Balogun
Board Certified, ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
24 years in practice
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It feels like something is crawling in my right ear what should I do?

Dr. Anifat Balogun
Board Certified, ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
24 years in practice
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It feels like something is crawling in my right ear what should I do?

Get doctor to look: Get your doctor to look in your ear to see if there is something "crawling" around in the ear canal. Though worrisome, it is not unheard of for insects to fly or crawl into the ear canal and not be able to make there way out. ...Read more

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Dr. Tracey Leaver-Williams
Board Certified, Obstetrics and Gynecology
13 years in practice
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Uvulitis for 9 days, on antibiotics. Not going away. Feels like something crawling up my throat, tickling in ears weird buzzing noise in back of throa?

Dr. Tracey Leaver-Williams
Board Certified, Obstetrics and Gynecology
13 years in practice
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Uvulitis for 9 days, on antibiotics. Not going away. Feels like something crawling up my throat, tickling in ears weird buzzing noise in back of throa?

Go back: It sounds like you may still have infection, go back to see your doctor as your antibiotic might need a change. ...Read more

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Dr. Ward Dean
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Dr. Thomas Fiala
Board Certified, Plastic Surgery
28 years in practice
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Feels like somthing is crawling in my ear?

Dr. Thomas Fiala
Board Certified, Plastic Surgery
28 years in practice
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You need : An in-person ear exam to tell what is going on. ...Read more

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Dr. Tracy Benhamou
Board Certified, Dentistry
15 years in practice
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I have been experiencing this feeling in my right ear as if there is a bug crawling in it this isn't the first time this has happened. It literally happened about 10 mintues ago. It feels like there is a bug crawling in my ear. Everytime i put my finger i

Dr. Tracy Benhamou
Board Certified, Dentistry
15 years in practice
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I have been experiencing this feeling in my right ear as if there is a bug crawling in it this isn't the first time this has happened. It literally happened about 10 mintues ago. It feels like there is a bug crawling in my ear. Everytime i put my finger i

It's happening again: Has there ever been a bug discovered in your ear? Have you been in an area where you think you may have been exposed to a ballooning spider? Ear pests are transmittable and quite annoying. Do not worry, they are very curable and will not (contrary to what hollywood says) eat their way into your brain to lay eggs. Do a simple q-tip test. Clean your ear with a q-tip and look at the wax. Any signs ? ...Read more

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Dr. Warren Wolfe
Board Certified, Family Medicine
53 years in practice
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Something is crawling in my ear, pcp looked at my ears their both clear no wax but right ear has fluid in it, never had ear trouble, also pain down neck?

Dr. Warren Wolfe
Board Certified, Family Medicine
53 years in practice
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Something is crawling in my ear, pcp looked at my ears their both clear no wax but right ear has fluid in it, never had ear trouble, also pain down neck?

May be ear infection: There are several reasons for fluid behind the ear drum. It should be investigated for cause. If pcp did not offer treatment then please see an ENT physician. ...Read more

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Dr. Suzanne Galli
Board Certified, Facial Plastic Surgery
19 years in practice
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Hi doctor. I realise that my ear has something crawling. This condition has been going on since thursday. Should i go and see a doctor? Thanks :)

Dr. Suzanne Galli
Board Certified, Facial Plastic Surgery
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Hi doctor. I realise that my ear has something crawling. This condition has been going on since thursday. Should i go and see a doctor? Thanks :)

See your ENTAN: A board certified orolaryngologist has specialized equipment to examine and remove foreign bodies, including insects, from your ear ...Read more

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Dr. Harold Kim
Board Certified, ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
23 years in practice
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What are possible reasons that my ear feels like there's something in it?

Dr. Harold Kim
Board Certified, ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
23 years in practice
712K people helped
What are possible reasons that my ear feels like there's something in it?

There may be: Often, things fall into the ear such as bits of hair or free wax. Also, if you scratched your ear canal in the recent past, this can be felt also. ...Read more

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Dr. M. Hytham Beck
Board Certified, General Surgery
38 years in practice
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My ear feels like its wet and the other one feels like something in it but isn't?

Dr. M. Hytham Beck
Board Certified, General Surgery
38 years in practice
6M people helped
My ear feels like its wet and the other one feels like something in it but isn't?

See ENT: the wet feeling sometime is normal, if there is nothing actually draining out, it is a reflux . the feeling that there is something in the ear but is not, need to be checked my advice see ENT . you will get examined ,either get assurance,or get treated. good luck ...Read more

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