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Recurring Ear Fullness
Ear fullness? I am having trouble hearing with ringing as well as pressure. They also pop periodically. I'm getting over a cold, how long will it be?
See an ENT: You should see an ENT doctor for an evaluation now. It could be as simple as wax or as complicated as a viral induced nerve deafness. Contact the ENT and say you have a sudden hearing loss and get in asap. Don't wait. If it is a viral induced hearing loss the earlier treatment begins the better your chance for complete resolution. ...Read more
Could TMJ cause ear fullness / pressure sensations? If so, is there anything i can do when feeling the pressure to relieve it and confirm tmj? Thanks!
Treat TMJ: If the TMJ is causing the ear symptoms, the best way to get rid of the ear symptoms is to treat the TMJ. Any dentist can be a TMJ expert with the proper training and experience. Most commonly, oral surgeons, prosthodontists, and orofacial pain specialists. Ask your MD, your dentist and your dental society for referrals. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer