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Doctor insights on: Recurring Itchy Ears

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I am having problems with wet and itchy ears in the inside what could be causing this ?

I am having problems with wet and itchy ears in the inside what could be causing this ?

Otitis external : My first consideration would be irritation or infection of the inner ear canal. this is called otitis externa. You can have your physician clarify this with an examination. ...Read more

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Red itchy ears?

Red itchy ears?

Rash?: Is it a rash? Sunburn? Infection? Very difficult to answer without seeing it in person to examine. See your doctor if you are concerned. ...Read more

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Swollen itchy ears just on the outside?

See your doctor: It could be a contact dermatitis or an infection or another cause. Your doctor would need to examine your ear in order to diagnose it. ...Read more

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I have chronic itchy ears. What can I do to stop them from itching so much instead of using q tips.

I have chronic itchy  ears. What can I do to stop them from itching so much instead of using q tips.

Itchy ears: It would probably be best to find out why you have so much itching and address that problem. Most likely, you have an allergy that manifests as itching in your ears. If that's the cause, an antihistamine such as Benadryl (diphenhydramine) or Zyrtec (or others) should help. If not, see an ENT doctor to make sure there's nothing there of greater concern. And you are right..don't use q-tips in your ears. ...Read more

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I have very itchy ears (inside). What could that be caused from. Extremely itchy!

I have very itchy ears (inside).  What could that be caused from.  Extremely itchy!

Dry skin: Pruritis without pain is generally manifested by dry skin or retained soap products. If itching becomes intense or starts to become painful then likely otitis externa see physician for evaluation. ...Read more

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Itchy ears nose and throat?

?allergies: May have allergies. Try over the counter, non-sedating meds (claritin/loratadine) as one example and if it persists, see a dr. ...Read more

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Help with Itchy ears and blockage when swimming?

Help with Itchy ears and blockage when swimming?

Try: Putting alcohol on the ears after swimming to fully dry them out . Then when they feel better you can buy over the counter drops for swimmers ears to use that will help on a maintenance basis ...Read more

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Hi i have itchy lumps on my scalp and very hot itchy ears?

Hi i have itchy lumps on my scalp and very hot itchy ears?

Itchy scalp ears: Could be fungal or eczema from dermatologic condition or allergic ( food ) reaction or can be psoriasis.Try Nizoral (ketoconazole) shampoo. and f/u with dermatologist ...Read more