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Hissing Sound In The Ear
Tinnitus : Tinnitus most commonly is a result of abnormalities within the auditory system, often with unexplained etiology. It may be associated with sensorineural hearing loss, ototoxic medications, infection, vascular ischemia, or acoustic neuroma. Pulsatile tinnitus is most commonly vascular in origin and requires thorough evaluation. Evaluation of tinnitus should include a thorough history, an exam. ...Read more
Tinnitus: Normally you will not hear any sounds within your ears if everything is normal. ...Read more
I have this hissing sound in left ear SSs, it's annoying on and off and very noticeable when I'm in quite room . Scared that can be AN.please advice!
Tinnitus: Tinnitus is actually a very complex perception of some type of noise or sound in the ears or head. There can be many causes . Common causes include wax in ears, fluid in middle ear(from cold/allergy), hearing loss, and tmj/clenching/grinding problems. This last one often gets overlooked. See an ENT for help. An exam, audiogram, and sometimes imaging will be done. ...Read more
Am having some hissing sound inside my ears since 2 days.What is causing it & what is the treatment.Thanks?
I have a cold and my ears are plugged, when I open and close my mouth I hear a hissing sound in one ear. What's causing this?
I need help with a ear problem I am asking this to resolve the issue? Lately my ears have been giving me trouble i wen to the ER and the doctor cleaned my ear out with a syringe and peroxide now when i went home i hear a hissing sound in my ears when its
Tinnitus : Tinnitus is the subjective sensation of sounds not from the surrounding environment. It is very common and one reason for worsening symptoms is hearing loss. Is there any loss after the procedure? These sensations are also common after manipulations of the ear. They should be self limiting, but if they do not resolve in 2-3 days or if pain and hearing loss are also present, i would recommend that it be evaluated by your primary care doctor. ...Read more
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