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Fever Ears Ringing
Many things: These may very well be signs and symptoms of a viral infection, but side effects of medication should be kept in mind. Almost all of these symptoms could be due to aspirin. ...Read more
Before tinnitus started (40d), I had fever and my ear felt full. The fullness has been there. My nose is blocked every morning. What can be the cause?
Infection?: Is sounds like you may have an ear and sinus infection. I recommend you see your doctor. ...Read more
I have facial pain, visual disturbances, dizziness, low fever, sore neck, tinnitus, slight ear leakage both sides. Docs weren't very concerned, normal retina. How unlikely is temporal arteritis at 21?
Unlikely: Temporal arteritis unlikely. See ENT doc for assessment. ...Read more
After flu recovery, occasional tinnitus in each ear randomly. Hearing test results r normal. Need MRI in lower abd for my uterine fibroids. Will noise from MRI worsen my ears, even after having ear plugs on?
Probably not: Just proceed with testGet a more detailed answer ›
ENT gave Nasal spray for tinnitus+blocked ear even though I don't have flu. I have retracted tympanic membrane. Should I get a 2nd opinion?
I have the chills and my head feels hot I'm not sure if I also have a fever. Also, I have a headache and my ears kept ringing and making a noise.
I have a tooth abcess on my upper left side and now I have ear fullness ringing in the ear a dull headache no fever am I going to die?
See your dentist: To drain the dental abscess. If not treated, a serious dental abscess can eventually kill. The infection may spread to your jaw, cheeks, sinus and to other areas of your head and neck. See any dentist for examination, x-rays and treatment. Remember, the only way to cure a dental abscess is with dental treatment. ...Read more
Swollen lymph node, painful to touchand moves around. Jaw pain ringing in ears. No fever at all! What could this be?
Hi doctor I have had a earache for about here days now. Cannot hear out of my ear, little ringing and a slight fever. Should I try to put over the co?
Ear ache: No. You need some medicine for this like antibiotics ...Read more
Ringing in ears, slight headache, dizzy/spinning/vertigo feeling when sitting still. No fever. Eyes feel heavy/tired.?
I am ways tired even going up stairs my ears are ringing no fever buts sweats and nausea when I walk and sit I get headaches but not when I lie down?
Many possibilities: Lots of reasons could cause this depending on your age and other factors. Very hard to say without more information. Symptoms like these are best determined by a thorough evaluation by your physician. Based on the findings, a treatment plan can be developed to help you. ...Read more
Can one have a dental abcess and not have a fever? I'm experienceing jaw pain/earache/ringing in ears? Have 6cavites that need to befilled is thiswhy
Abcess and Pain: Your body is sending you a message that something is not right. Go see a Dentist as soon as possible. Things could get much worse quickly. ...Read more
I am very dizzy, have ringing in my ears, my coordination is off and I have a headache. No fever but I am very sick to my stomach. Can this be caused?
See doc: You need to see your doc immediately. If you are over 60, you need to get to the ER immediately. ...Read more
Is ringing in the ears a symptom of hay fever or an allergy of some sort? I went to doc and she gave me cetirizine and told me to use my humidifier.
Tinnitus: Ringing in the ears is not a characteristic of nasal allergies although extreme nasal congestion can cause blocking of the eustachian tubes resulting in blocked hearing or earache. Of course if ringing of ears disappears when nasal congestion resolves, it may well have been related to allergic reaction. ...Read more
1 week ago I developed ringing in my ears, with very mild fever like symptoms. 3 weeks ago I had a pain on right side of throat. Any idea? Lymph nd?
Cold: May be viral with all those symptoms but if the ringing persists check it out with an ENT ...Read more
I'm getting deep pain at times from sore teeth and/or gums on bottom. I saw my dentist who said it's not coming from teeth, but did not do thorough exam. Some ringing in ears. No fever.
See an endodontist: Oral infections such as certain chronic abscess or cracked, fractured teeth can often be difficult to diagnose and treat. In addition to dental school, endodontists receive 2-3 more years of advanced education in this kind of diagnosis and treatment. That’s why you should see an endodontist for proper diagnosis and treatment. ...Read more
Ears plugged, ringing, human voice sound funny, mild vertigo. Neck at base of scull hurting ;like muscle strain, anxiety, no fever, tired.?
Begin by clarifying Begin by clarifying ear: You need to discuss with your physician Your best starting point is with the ears to see about the ringing. This may be a clue to the rest of your problems. ...Read more
No masking: When there is competing environmental sounds, the ringing in your ears can be "masked" or drowned out. This is why some physicians recommend the use of noise machines or air fans for those individuals who had difficulty sleeping due to the ringing when in a quiet setting. ...Read more
Tough problem: Sometimes it is as simple as too much wax in the ears, so an easy first step is to see your pcp to get your ears examined. Assuming you are wax free, it is worth a visit to an ear nose and throat doctor and/or audiologist to see if you have any hearing loss. Hearing loss is the most common cause of tinnitus- basically- the background noise is now audible rather than drowned out by normal hearing. ...Read more
Happiness: If you have had relief of your tinnitus, then I would assume that you would be happy. But maybe, the question is more about HOW to get a cure for the perception of sound in your ear (tinnitus)? There is no medicine or surgery at the present time to resolve tinnitus except masking and learning live with it. Most important is to make sure you do not have any serious peripheral or central problem. ...Read more
Depends: It depends on whether you are expecting it to be truly gone or if you are okay with being apathetic to it. It will never go away. Background noise to drown it out will make you apathetic to it. 75% chance that this will happen. ...Read more
Why are my ears ringing I don't work in a factory I'm a sales rep 47 yrs old 6' 195lbs very active
To: To answer your question would require a thorough history, otoscopic exam, and audiogram (hearing test). Relevant questions include is it unilateral or bilateral?, characteristics of the ringing- high pitch or low pitch?, continuous or intermittent?, progression over time, what makes it better or worse?, associated symptoms of ear fullness/pressure, hearing loss, or vertigo?, family history of same or early need for hearing aides?, medication history, history of head trauma?, history of loud noise exposure in any capacity?, etc. As you can see there are many possible causes from the few questions I've asked. If you want a more specific answer I would seek an ENT evaluation. ...Read more
My Son had big expose to Noise today and having ringing ear on the left side, may this be tinnitus? How can I know is not something severe? (Age: 12)
Do not be alarmed: The ringing in the ear is tinnitus and very likely from your son's exposure to the loud noise but if exposure is not chronic as suggested by your history, it is not likely to cause permanent damage. Please consult with any of the ENT in the network if ringing persists after 24 to 48hrs for further advise. Take care and stay healthy. ...Read more