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It Sounds Like A Helicopter In My Ear
ForWhomTheBellsToll: Probably what's called Tinnitus ("ringing in the ears").It doesn't necessarily have to sound like "ringing."It can be a hissing, whooshing, or pulsating helicopter-like sound. It's because of nerve damage or deterioration in the ear's hearing mechanism (little sound-transmitting hairs). You'll need a hearing test (audiogram) and exam by an ENT specialist. Usually the cause isn't serious, but not always. ...Read more
What could cause a helicopter sound in my left ear? It only does it in the evening and for maybe a minute or so at a time then it stops
Off and on since yesterday, I had numbness & tightness bk n fourth in my arms. Then I was hearing a helicopter sound in my lft ear. What is this?
Why do I hear like a helicopter in my head, this happend twice today, I been at my ear dr, but this just happend twice today?
Tinnitus: Is a syndrome with many causes. Have it checked. ...Read more
I have pressure in head and neck, helicopter sound in my right ear and vision changes with intense shoulder and neck pain...what could it be?
No telling: You need to go to your PCP ASAP ...Read more
My ear makes a sound that sound like a heatbeat and it gets worse when I turn my head sideways. With a slihgt painn. What could b the problem.
Muffled Hearing: This is often due to fluid in the middle ear. Often decongestants or antihistamines can help. A formal exam of the ear canal and middle ear would be helpful. ...Read more
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?
Bug in ear?:
You may have something in your ear like a bug or moth:
How to get it out safely:
http://www. Wikihow. Com/Remove-a-Bug-from-Your-Ear ...Read more
My ear started ringing after got shocked by loud sound 8 yesrs ago. Slowly getting worse and worse since then. Is it cureable?
My ear has had a ringing and whooshing sound for weeks now. Not pain but very annoying. What can I do on my own to alleviate?
Air movement: As you open or close the Eustachian tubes between your throat & middle ear you can add or release pressure on the ear drum which may cause a sound. This happens with yawning, chewing & other movements that tense the levator palitini muscle which pulls the tube straight/open. ...Read more
TMD: Have an evaluation for temporal mandibular joint dysfunction. ...Read more
I was cleaning out my ear with a q tip and now my ear feels like its clogged and everything sounds muffled?
Impaction: Using a swab in the ear frequently pushes cerumen further into the ear canal where it can tamp down next to the eardrum causing an impaction. You can try to flush it out with over the counter ear cleaners but may need to have it cleaned out by a physician. Hence, the advice not to put anything in your ears except for your elbows! ...Read more
I have this weird crackling sound in my ear and it almost feels like there is water in my ear what could it be?
First treat sinusiti:
See Your physician first
Needs thorough evaluation possibly referral to ENT specialist ...Read more
Sometimes with loud noises it will sound like there is a fly in my ear, loud humming or buzzing noise, and it switches ears. What could this be?
I got slapped hard on my ear yesterday and since then there is buzzing sound and I don't have any pain just feel like air passing through my ear?
You may need to get: Examined by a healthcare provider for a punctured eardrum, e.g. perforated tympanic membrane. Usual symptoms of these perforations are hearing loss, pain, bleeding, and tinnitus (or ringing in the ear). Your symptoms do not sound that serious, though a contusion to the bony structures inside the eardum may affect your hearing for a while but should heal spontaneously. ...Read more
Tinnitus: This problem may be transient but also be long-lasting. If you have nasal congestion from allergies, try nasal steroid. If the problem persists for more than a week or worsens, see ENT doctor. ...Read more
Tinnitus: Sounds in your ear or ears are called tinnitus. It can be associated with hearing loss but often the cause is not known. It is thought that the problem is usually not in the ear but in the part of the brain that senses sound, hearing a sound that is not there. It is reasonable to be assessed by an ENT specialist. For more information and a promising treatment see http://neuromonics. Com ...Read more
Humming: Usually damaged cochlear hair cells from noise exposure, aging, infection, etc. ...Read more
Ear plugs: Some people are particularly sensitive to loud noises, and if you are, you should wear ear plugs during loud events. ...Read more
Why is there a hissing, buzzing sound in my ear. I notice it more in the night. What can it be. Help?
A loud noise went off by my ear & now my ear has been ringing for 2 days, including a "rushing water" sound. Will this ever go away? Is it damaged?
My ear now is okay I think. But I also think that the sound was very slightly filtered or I just imagined it? Pls Look at my last question. Thank you
No clue as to what: Your last question was young lad. This is a public board & the physicians which come here and see questions have no access to history of questions that you've submitted. For that type of information you would literally have to ask for a 1-1 consultation. However, know this, we cannot give specific medical advice to a minor. Your parent needs to approve of any medical advice/treatment given to you. ...Read more
Turbulent flow: More than likely you are hearing your external carotid artery. Flow in this artery often causesa roaring in the ear on the affected side. On ocassion, this artery may have to be ligated to stop this if unbearable. See an ENT or cv surgeion if not your pcp and get evaluated. You may need hearing eval as well. ...Read more
My ear cracks to loud sounds like a dog barking. It might happen a few times a day. What's the cause & treatment?
I'veused terra cortril ear ointment 2 weeks back. Now I can hear a drumming sound from that ear and feels like wind is blowing in my ear. Is it normal?
Need to be checked:
What for did you use Terra Cortril. It is not normal to hear drumming sound and like wind blowing
I will suggest you get it checked from your doctor or an ENT Specialist ...Read more