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Hearing Drum Boing Sound In Ear
Inner Ear: Loud noise damages the microscopic hair cells in the inner ear. This damage manifests itself as tinnitus. Only an extremely loud, concussive blast ( like a bomb exploding) can rupture an eardrum. I've noticed you are asking many, many questions on tinnitus and hearing loss. You really need to see an ear specialist to examine your ears and do a hearing test. ...Read more
Sometimes: The size of the perforation is critically important. A perforation of less than 3 mm. often can heal spontaneously. But it is imperative to know if there is any chronic middle ear infection. If a small traumatic perforation is present in the absence of infection, the perforation may heal itself. ...Read more
Ear pain, jaw pain near ear, ear ringing, ear clogged/cant hear, feels like water in ear, general congestion/dark mucus. Any ideas/recs? Thx!
Did tympanoplasty in left ear in 2006 due to infection and hear loss..Rt ear drum has hole and infection.Conductive hearing loss.Time for hearing aid?
Tinnitus: The ringing in your ear is called tinnitus and usually is a sign of changes in your hearing. This can be secondary to prior loud noise exposure, such as loud music, headphones, working around jet engines, but can accompany other inner ear conditions such as Meniere's. Audiometric exams can help quantify and design treatment measures. ...Read more
Breeze/heart beat sound in ear then ringing then no hearing in right ear occasionally hurts very annoying?
Otitis medi: You're describing fairly typical symptoms of otitis media which can be non-infected (serous otitis media) or infected (purulent otitis media). If you have a fever, see a doctor immediately. If you don't, see one soon. An ENT is ideal but your family doctor can be a big help. ...Read more
Eustachian Tube: A clogged ear with no infection or fluid in the ear is usually the result of a poorly functioning eustachian tube. This is the connection from the middle ear to the nose, responsible for maintaining proper air pressure in the ear.When clogged, the ear feels full or stuffy. ...Read more
I have middle ear fluid, chronic tinnitus, hearing difficulties, ear fullness and severe balance issues. Would myringotomy tubes or hearing aids help?
Usually ear: Check online for multiple causes of tinnitus. People who are constantly exposed to noise @ work are more prone to ringing in the ear- pilots, musicians, sports players, construction workers, entertainers etc. Ear plugs may minimize the chances of developing tinnitus. Take care. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Brief episodes of vertigo, ear fullness, ear ache, and pulsatile tinnitus in left ear for two months (started after a cold with bronchitis). Also, conductive hearing loss in left ear. Outer ear and tympanic membrane look fine. Neur. exam. fine.
Meniere's disease?: Are you having headaches as well? With vertigo, hearing loss and tinnitus (ringing in the ears perhaps??) you've described 3/4 symptoms of Ménière's disease, the only last symptom being headaches on the side of the hearing loss and ringing in the ear. You'd need an MRI to know that the inner ears and brain in general look OK. Treatment for this is challenging. ...Read more
Ear infection: Without knowing anything more or able to perform a physical exam, your symptoms are suggestive of acute ear infection. Try decongestant and auto-insufflation maneuver to "pop" ears. if no relieve or symptoms worsening, you may need medical decongestion and antibiotics. ear infection or inflammation can cause tinnitus, headache and decreased hearing. When its one-sided, its better to see ENT. ...Read more
Please help for ist 4days- ear pain, eardurms(retracted), ear fullness then- tinnitus, ear crackling on swallow, earfullness(sometimes) no hearing loss?
See an ENT doctor: Ear pain and fullness can be due to tmd (temporo-mandibular disorder). Retraction of drum may indicate eustachian tube obstruction, but that requires a specialist's observation. Crackling on swallowing is normal. The presence of normal hearing strongly indicates no pathology in the external or middle ear. ...Read more
Eustachian tube blockage in my right ear in Feb.Yawned a lot to stabilized pressure. Developed left ear quivering; voices, noises vibrate. Annoying,?
What could be the cause of buzz/fuzzy sound in ears and it makes hearing hard. And it gets worse with pain meds?
ASA?: Asa has been linked to the buzzing but there are also other potential causes for it. Consult an ENT to check out your hearing and the cause for the buzzing. ...Read more
Lets review that que: Hearing your heartbeat in your ears is perfectly normal. The main arteries, the carotid arteries, are in that area. These bring oxygenated blood to the brain. If it is bothersome, you can listen to low humming noise ...Read more
Ears were exposed to very loud sound by my strong headphones and I had pain and reduction of hearing but I feel better now, do I still need to go Dr?
Avoid loud noises: After one episode of exposure to very loud noise, if you feel like your hearing is normal, you probably don't need to see an audiologist. But, the well-known cause of premature reduced hearing is repeated exposure to loud noises, such as loud music, factory work, working around loud engines. Turn down the volume on the headphones and if you get pain, take them off. Give your ears a break to heal. ...Read more
Beat of the Drum: When the middle ear is distended due to fluid or air pressure accumulation, it can disrupt normal sound perception. If a condition exists where there is obstruction of the eustachian tube, then it is possible to hear noises like your own heartbeat from a vessel close to the drum. In most instances this is normal and resolves. Persistent perception should be examined to rule out other problems. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Lately i'm hearing ringing sound in the right ear. And sometimes having pain at the back of my head(right side). Could this be related?
I constantly keep hearing a buzzing sound in my head like a fly buzzing a fly hit my ear and since i have panicked what could this mean?
I suddenly have decreased hearing. The feeling is like when you fly and your ears need to pop but they never do. everything sounds lower. ideas?
I can't hearing prominently through somedays.I clean my ears regulary and ears had no problem.4 years I am working in power plant with huge sound.
Get tested: You should have your hearing tested to see if you have had any damage to your hearing. ...Read more
FromThJawbonesOfFish: I'll bet you are having a nervous twitch of the stapedius muscle that regulates tension on the ear drum.It's the smallest muscle in the body attached to the smallest bone.The ear bones ('ossicles') are, evolutionarily related to the jaw bones of fishes! So,like a nervous twitch of the lip or eyelid,etc.for some reason you get it in the ear. The 'thump' is the sound of the ear drum quickly tensing ...Read more
Possible Congestion: What you describe sounds like congestion in the ear. It could also be a shift in pressure in the middle ear that makes it seem like temporary hearing loss. It is worth having your doctor check the ear for blockages or other issues causing your symptoms. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I have a humming sound in my right ear. When it happens hearing in that ear is difficult. What can I do?
I have been hearing a ringing sound in my right ear every day for the past week, it happens quite often in the day too
Hearing: Please have someone take you to an Ear specialist as soon as possible. ...Read more
Why is it that sometimes your hearing goes out in one ear, and you hear a long beeping sound? Is there something wrong ?
I woke up and randomly the hearing out of my left ear sounds muffled it has been like this for a week what could be the cause?
What does it mean when your ears are in pain and they sound like an avalanche is falling? I get headaches and have hard hearing.
Need diagnosis: The combination of ear pain, sounds in the ear , headache and hearing loss sounds like an upper respiratory viral infection. These symptoms need a specific diagnosis. I advise seeing and ENT doctor for specific diagnosis and treatment. The hearing loss if present is the most important of the symptoms to be evaluated. ...Read more
I was hearing a buzzing sound in my right ear few days ago which lasted for two days. Is this thing common cos i was very worried ?
Ear pops on and off. Reduced hearing I hear a "rumbling" sound. Tried cleaning and no success. Been going on for a month. No pain or discharge. ?
See PCP: It is time to have someone look in your ear. It could be as simple as an ear wax plug up against your ear drum, allergies causing your ear drum to retract, or an ear infection. But there could be something more serious going on, too, and the only way to know is to be examined ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I'm hearing a sound in my ears or back of my head, when I move my head. No pain or physical sensation. The sound is like sand or gravel sort of swis?
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