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Dr. William Culviner
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Tinnitus (Definition)

A persistent noise in the ears. Can be of unknown origin, or can be caused by hearing damage, tumors, problems in the brain or hearing nerves, ...Read more


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My eustachian tube dys. Won't go away. I keep hearing clicking and sometimes my ear is muffled. What do I do?

My eustachian tube dys. Won't go away. I keep hearing clicking and sometimes my ear is muffled. What do I do?

Auditory symptoms: Not all auditory symptoms are referable to eustacian tube dysfunction. If you don't smoke, and have tried a reasonable course of over the counter antihistamines and a decongestant like pseudoephedrine, and the symptoms have lasted more than a week it might be time to see your doctor. ...Read more

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Taking aspirin and my ears wont stop ringing!?

Taking aspirin and my ears wont stop ringing!?

Tinnitus?: You may have tinnitus related to aspirin. Stop Aspirin & talk to your physician. ...Read more

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Why can I hear my own breathing in my left ear its really loud and muffles my voice! how do I stop it?!

Why can I hear my own breathing in my left ear its really loud and muffles my voice! how do I stop it?!

Ear: These symptoms would indicate a eustachian tube dysfunction. Recommend further evaluation by your primary care doctor or ent. ...Read more

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Can i stop the ringing in my ears?

Can i stop the ringing in my ears?

Ringing in Ears: There is currently no treatment to stop ringing in ears. The ringing can be alleviated if your hearing test reveals hearing loss pattern that can be help with hearing aids. If you have not done so already, see your local ear nose and throat specialist for examination and hearing tests. ...Read more

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How can I stop the constant ringing in my ears?

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How can I stop the constant ringing in my ears?

Depends: Stopping the ringing depends on knowing the cause. This would require a visit with an ENT doctor where a history would be taken, physical exam done, and probably a comprehensive hearing test (audiogram). Once the cause is known, it can potentially be treated. ...Read more

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Cant get the ringing in my ears/head to stop y is this?

Tinnitus: Would see an ENT and have hearing checked. He can order further work-up as indicated. ...Read more

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Fullness in head and ringing ear .I went to a chiropractic after he adjusted me my ears started ringing loud, its been a month and it still rings..

Fullness in head and ringing ear .I went to a chiropractic after he adjusted me my ears started ringing loud, its been a month and it still rings..

YouMay have tinnitus: You need to see your doctor. You may have tinnitus. The symptoms of tinnitus include: a noise in the ears, such as ringing, roaring, buzzing, hissing, or whistling; the noise may be intermittent or continuous. You may have meniere's disease, which is associated with tinnitus. You need to see your doctor. ...Read more

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How to stop ringing in my ear?

How to stop ringing in my ear?

Maybe not: Ringing in the ear is known as tinnitus. It is most often associated with hearing loss. You should be evaluated with an audiogram and ENT examination. Tinnitus can be eliminated if it caused by a medication or a treatable problem of the middle ear or temporomandibular joint. If hearing loss is confirmed, then masking techniques are most effective at "hiding" the tinnitus so it is not intrusive. ...Read more

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I am overcoming an ear infection and now my ear is very blocked, my hearing is muffled and my ear is ringing and it has been like this for 4 days.

I am overcoming an ear infection and now my ear is very blocked, my hearing is muffled and my ear is ringing and it has been like this for 4 days.

Ear infection: This can be a common occurence after an ear infection and it is due to residual fluid. This may take up to three months to resolve but your symptoms should lessen sooner. It also could be your current antibiotic is not effective and may need to be switched to a new one. I would suggest you get your ears rechecked. ...Read more

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How can I stop ringing in my ears?

How can I stop ringing in my ears?

See ENT: there are many potential reasons to consider with ear ringing or tinnitus (hearing loss, cardiovascular, medication, infectious, middle ear process, inner ear process, neoplasticism, etc) so I would recommend a thorough exam and hearing test with an ENT. In many cases the reason is quite benign but an ENT may help with treatment or coping methods. ...Read more

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What can stop my ears from ringing?

Ringing: Probably nothing. usually gets better with time due to habituation or central brain plasticity. Can stop caffeine intake, smoking, alcohol, thinking about it, avoid noise exposure. Cognitive therapy sometimes indicated. hearing aid can be useful ...Read more

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My ear drum will not stop thudding. It has been ongoing for about a week now. I can stick something in my ear and it stops.. What is it? And do I do?

My ear drum will not stop thudding. It has been ongoing for about a week now. I can stick something in my ear and it stops.. What is it? And do I do?

Need exam: To answer your question you will need to have an exam Only when one can look into the ear canal and visualize the TM, can a dx be made. ...Read more

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While cleaning my ear the qtip implailed my ear drum. My ear bleed 4 two days and it feels like my ear is plugged. Can't hear, migraine what do I do?

While cleaning my ear the qtip implailed my ear drum. My ear bleed 4 two days and it feels like my ear is plugged. Can't hear, migraine what do I do?

See an ENT DOC: Cleaning the inside of ear canal with a q-tip is a definite no no. Tearing the drum, bleeding may be repaired, but I have seen patients that have dislocated one of the 3 hearing bones. That can cause severe conduction hearing loss with normal nerve. The surgery for that although not hard is only 30 % successful with risk of facial palsy and loosing your taste on one side. ...Read more

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How can I get my ears to stop ringing? My mom is 65 and says her ears have been ringing for a year.

How can I get my ears to stop ringing? My mom is 65 and says her ears have been ringing for a year.

Patience: Usually, it gets better on its own. However, even if it never does, you will find that it bothers you less with time. ...Read more

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Awful ear pain, full of fluid, feels so full and swollen behind my ear. Can I still continue taking soldrin otico ear drops or should I stop now?

Awful ear pain, full of fluid, feels so full and swollen behind my ear. Can I still continue taking soldrin otico ear drops or should I stop now?

See ear specialist: You did not mention how your ear started to hurt. Do you have swimmer's ear, or cold symptoms and ear pain from the inside? Soldering optic is to relieve pain and inflammation by contact. It sounds like it has not been helpful. With swelling behind the ears, and your pain when you open your mouth, the inflammation sounds severe. You need to see your doctor or an Ear. Nose. Throat specialist! ...Read more