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I can hear a whistling noise in my right ear when myself or other people talk abit louder than normal conversation.

I can hear a whistling noise in my right ear when myself or other people talk abit louder than normal conversation.

Have ear checked: I suggest that you see a doctor and have them look into your ears. It is possible that you have something in your ear that is causing the problem. ...Read more

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Hear the sound of whistling in my ears sharp for two months or more and is continuous throughout the day?

Hear the sound of whistling in my ears sharp for two months or more and is continuous throughout the day?

Tinnitus: Tinnitus is very common and can have several types of sounds including whistling. An otolaryngologist can examine your ear to determine whether wax accumulation or other treatable disorders are causing your symptoms. If not, there are booklets and various articles on how to cope with chronic tinnitus. ...Read more

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When applying pressure to my ears (closing nose and exhaling) i hear a whistle in my right ear. More pressure, louder whistle. What is happening to me?

When applying pressure to my ears (closing nose and exhaling) i hear a whistle in my right ear. More pressure, louder whistle. What is happening to me?

Perforation?: If the whistle is longer than momentary, you may have a perforation (hole) in the eardrum of your right ear which is allowing the pressurized air to escape. An ENT doctor would be in a good position to evaluate for this and decide what if any treatment is necessary. ...Read more

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What to do if i popped my ears and now i can't hear out of one?

What to do if i popped my ears and now i can't hear out of one?

Eustachian tube: You may be having a problem with your eustachian tube, et. When you have cold-like symptoms, it may be difficult to clear your ears. The et is supposed to help us equilibrate pressures on both sides of the ear drum. If you popped your ears, you probably blew a little too hard and have excessive pressure in your ear. Open and close your jaw repeatedly, swallow or chew some gum. This may help. ...Read more

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I woke up with my ears feeling full and my hearing was muffled. What is wrong with me?

I woke up with my ears feeling full and my hearing was muffled. What is wrong with me?

Ears full: The most common cause of insidious onset of ear fullness with decreased hearing is congestion in your eustachian tube, usually due either to chronic allergies or to a recent cold. There are no really good treatments for this, and generally you just have to wait it out. This condition is usually associated with a feel of pressure, but only in severe cases is their actual ear pain. ...Read more

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I got my ears flushed and I still hear ringing. How long after I get my ears flushed should the ringing go away?

I got my ears flushed and I still hear ringing. How long after I get my ears flushed should the ringing go away?

Tinnitus: Ringing should not persist longer than several minutes after an ear lavage. If it is still present, may be a sign of a possible other condition such as an inner ear infection. Should be re-examined. ...Read more

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Usually after cleaning my ears, one or both my ears somehow get blocked and i can't hear anything for a long time. What to do?

Usually after cleaning my ears, one or both my ears somehow get blocked and i can't hear anything for a long time. What to do?

Possible: Impacted wax obstructing the ear canal. See your primary doctor. Ceruminolytic ear drops may be helpful with ear flush. Avoid try to clean ears by self. ...Read more

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Would like to know why my ears has become so painful lately. Sharp pains with a sharp noise right after. Trouble hearing from them after.?

Would like to know why my ears has become so painful lately. Sharp pains with a sharp noise right after. Trouble hearing from them after.?

Hard to say.: Sharp pain that is short lived is usually not the result of ear infection. The sharp noise is also difficult to evaluate, although these noises may not be originating in the ears. Trouble hearing may be subjective and not truly present. These are the type of symptoms that need professional evaluation by an ENT doctor. ...Read more

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Went to rock concert last night that was extremely loud. My ears are still constantly ringing & my hearing diminished by 75%. Will this get better?

Went to rock concert last night that was extremely loud. My ears are still constantly ringing & my hearing diminished by 75%. Will this get better?

Probably, but: Probably will considerably improve or perhaps normalize. A common cause of hearing loss and tinnitus in youth however is due to extremely loud music.
Seek evaluation by ENT doc. ...Read more

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Why do I hear my heartbeat in my ears?

Why do I hear my heartbeat in my ears?

Normal, depending on: Posture. In certain postures, it is normal to hear your heart beat and it is due to transmission of sound through the items in contact with your chest and ear. If you hear it all the time, you should consult your doctor to exclude narrowing of a major artery. ...Read more

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Why do I hear ringing in my ears about once a month?

Why do I hear ringing in my ears about once a month?

Tinnitus: The causes of tinnitus (ringing in the ears) could fill a small encyclopedia, including hearing loss from excessive noise. Here is a good link to reliable information about tinnitus. I suggest you read up on it and see if you can identify which of the causes discussed might match what is happening to you when you get it. You might also consider seeing an ear nose and throat specialist. ...Read more

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Why is it that in a quiet room I hear my ears ringing?

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

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Is bad to have a pain in my ears and a hard time hearing?

Is bad to have a pain in my ears and a hard time hearing?

Its not good: Wish i could help more but without more info i can not offer more advice than to see your doctor for an exam. Good luck. ...Read more

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My ears are plugged up and hearing is muffled. What should I do?

My ears are plugged up and hearing is muffled. What should I do?

Fluid behind eardrum: Go see your doctor to check for fluid behind your eardrum or impacted ear wax or other obstruction of the ear canal. Fluid build up is not unexpected with allergies and viruses. ...Read more

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In a quiet room i can hear a low noise in my ears, what is that?

Tinnitus: What you are describing is known as tinnitus. It could be a sign of hearing loss. You should see an ENT and have a hearing test. ...Read more

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I can't hear really at all out of both of my ears. What does this mean?

I can't hear really at all out of both of my ears. What does this mean?

Needs evaluation: If you consider your hearing less sensitive than those around you, you should have this evaluated by an ENT specialist. Hearing loss is socially isolating and may be related to other conditions in your body that need evaluation. ...Read more