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What is inner ear symptoms?

What is inner ear symptoms?

Vestibular neuritis: vertigo, nausea, vomiting and trouble with balance. See ENT for diagnosis and treatment. ...Read more

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What are TMJ and ear symptoms?

What are TMJ and ear symptoms?

Related symptoms: When there a problems with temperomandibular joint which is located right in front of the ear, there can be symptoms related to the ear such as pain in the front part of the ear, ringing in the ear, popping and noises when opening and closing, and diminished hearing to name a few. Sometimes the ear symptoms can be very debilitating part of TMJ problems. ...Read more

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What could be the strange ear symptoms progressing over the past 2 months?

What could be the strange ear symptoms progressing over the past 2 months?

Need more info: Describe some symptoms and the effect they have on you. Do you have pain or other sensations? Do you have stuff coming out of your ear? Did something happen like an injury or infection? Has your hearing changed? Has the appearance of your ear changed? Figuring out health problems is like putting together a puzzle. We need as many pieces as possible to complete the puzzle and you provide the pieces. ...Read more

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What test should be performed to see if there is an object in the ear - symptoms are sharp stabbing and severe pain?

What test should be performed to see if there is an object in the ear - symptoms are sharp stabbing and severe pain?

Examination: The first step is to have a visual examination of the ears. Your doctor will be able to identify any foreign object or infection. ...Read more

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Does anyone else suffering with TMJ and associated ear symptoms also get vertigo?

Does anyone else suffering with TMJ and associated ear symptoms also get vertigo?

May be unrelated: See a specialist, preferably an doctor who will hopefully get you first to an ent. Then they can help or refer if necessary. ...Read more

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Is it possible to get tinnitis and severe symptoms from a foreign object stuck in my ear lobe?

Is it possible to get tinnitis and severe symptoms from a foreign object stuck in my ear lobe?

Anything is, but. .: A foreign body in your ear lobe would not be expected to produce tinnitus or change in hearing. I don't know what you mean by severe symptoms. Anything is possible, but tinnitus and a process on your ear lobe are not likely to be related. ...Read more

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Why are ear symptoms associated with tm joint disorders?

Why are ear symptoms associated with tm joint disorders?

Pain, tinnitus: Tmj problems can be associated with ear pain in the associated ear which can radiate to almost anywhere on the same side of the head. Tinnitus (ringing of the ears) can also occur. ...Read more

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Had TMJ for 8 months. Ear symptoms gone after a lot of pt/acupuncure. Still some stiffnesss in jaw - is this the last to go?

Had TMJ for 8 months. Ear symptoms gone after a lot of pt/acupuncure. Still some stiffnesss in jaw - is this the last to go?

TMJ: Are you treating the cause of your TMJ symptoms? Most come from bruxism (chronic teeth grinding and/or clenching), but can also come from poor occlusion (a poor bite). If these are not corrected, the stiffness will remain and the pain will return. See a dentist experienced in treating tmj/tmd. At the very least, get a nightguard. And make sure you are not grinding or clenching during the day. ...Read more

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I have a large bump on the rt side of my skull 1/2in above my ear. Its been there for 6 mo. And hasn't grown or shrunk. No other symptoms. What is it?

I have a large bump on the rt side of my skull 1/2in above my ear. Its been there for 6 mo. And hasn't grown or shrunk. No other symptoms. What is it?

Lymph node: This is most likely a lymph node. There is a batch of them around the ear. They enlarge with response to inflammation/infection and can remain elarged for months. Let your doctor check it out at your next physical so they can keep an eye on it. ...Read more

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I've been having dizzy spells with buzzing in my ear on and off all day for 2 days. Other than pregnancy what else could be causing these symptoms?

I've been having dizzy spells with buzzing in my ear on and off all day for 2 days. Other than pregnancy what else could be causing these symptoms?

Check blood pressure: During late pregnancy the baby gets oxygen solely based on your blood pressure. So if you're dizzy you need to make sure your blood pressure is not low. So please seek medical attention and have your blood pressure checked. The ringing in the ears may be related, may not be related. ...Read more

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I was prescribed methylprednisolone for fluid in my ear. About half way through the prescription my symptoms disappeared. Should I finish the pack?

Yes: Finish the pack as prescribed to make sure all of the inflammation is gone and does not re flair up again fro only being partially treated. ...Read more

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Inner ear symptoms? High blood pressure and dizziness and faintness??

Inner ear symptoms? High blood pressure and dizziness and faintness??

Many question marks: Yet no question to really answer. The question you are trying to ask has remained behind in your head instead of on the paper in order for any of us to be able to see so we can answer it for you. ...Read more

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I have a arachnoid cyst and chiari 1 malformation with constant ringing in my ear and sometimes dizziness and nausea? Are these severe symptoms?

I have a arachnoid cyst and chiari 1 malformation with constant ringing in my ear and sometimes dizziness and nausea? Are these severe symptoms?

Neuro consult: Either or both, a neurologist or nuerosurgeon should be consulted. I would recommend going to a facility/institiution that is known for diagnosing and treating this, example johns hopkins or mayo clinic-you get the picture. Its possible you might not need surgery. ...Read more

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Finished 5 day zpack two days ago but can still feel a little pain in my ear and liquid draining to my throat. Is it normal to still have few symptoms?

Finished 5 day zpack two days ago but can still feel a little pain in my ear and liquid draining to my throat. Is it normal to still have few symptoms?

Yes!: Most cold symptoms are caused by viruses which don't respond to antibiotics. In other words, it'll take 7 days to get better w/antibiotics and a week w/o antibiotics. In fact, avg cough lasts 18d in recent study. Check out http://www. Drugs. Com/mtm/zithromax-z-pak. Html. Zithromycin has a long half-life so that it'll last in your system upwards of 7-10d even after finishing just 5d pack. ...Read more

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I have been experiencing head pressure, lots of dizziness, sensation of leakage in my ear, and now my eyes are twitching a lot. These symptoms have b?

I have been experiencing head pressure, lots of dizziness, sensation of leakage in my ear, and now my eyes are twitching a lot. These symptoms have b?

Could be virus,: Could be virus, sinusitis, food sensitivities (some patients get this with early gluten sensitivity: avoid gluten for 2mo to see if helps. Eye twitching (myokymia) likely due to unstable tear film, stress, excess caffeine, poor sleep, or too much chocolate. ...Read more

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I was diagnosed with strep throat 4 days ago and have been taking amoxicillin. I still hav the same symptoms maybe worse and now I have pain in my ear?

I was diagnosed with strep throat 4 days ago and have been taking amoxicillin. I still hav the same symptoms maybe worse and now I have pain in my ear?

Referred pain: Ear pain and worsening throat pain might reflect worsening infection and possible tonsillar abscess development, return to you medical care provider or see an otolaryngologist as soon as possible. ...Read more

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