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See md: Is it one ear or both? Other symptoms related to sinuses, e.g. Stuffy, runny nose, face, dental, or ear pain? Fever? Recent " cold"? May be wax clog (cerumen impaction), inner ear inflammation (labyrhinthitis), or more significant problems like meniere's disease or inner ear masses/tumors (acoustic neuroma, cholesteatoma), other. See md. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
ENT said not labyrinthitis, hearing test monday, muffled hearing in my left ear, super scared it's acoustic neuroma. All symptoms except numbness.
Asymmetric hearing: Asymmetric hearing may be due to multiple etiologies: infectious, Meniere's, membrane rupture, autoimmune, medication, tumor. An audiogram followed by an ABR (auditory brainstem response) with asymmetry is reasonable. An MRI may be warranted pending evaluation also. Acoustic neuromas are rare even with the associated symptoms however should be evaluated. ...Read more
I have tinnitus in my left ear. I had an MRI/MRA today. Despite earplugs, my ears are sore, and I'm hearing weird tinnitus sounds. Permanent damage?
Cleaning ear and clogged by cotton swab,cant hear and little bleed.doctor clean ear still cant hear?
My ears feel plugged and muffled and I am now extremely sensitive to sound. Hearing even footsteps hurts like crazy. Is this a normal earache?
No: An earache means your ear actually hurts. Does your ear hurt? Are you more sensitive to internal sounds such as that occurs when chewing or hearing your own footsteps rather than of others? If that is the case and your ear does not hurt, when considering your other symptoms, it sounds like you may have accumulated fluid behind your ear drum, what we call serous otitis media. ...Read more
My left ear has a ringing sensation.I hear heartbeat like sound. lub dub.I cleaned ear using earbud,no difference. I dont listen to loud music.advise?
Earwax in my ear canal. when myself or people talk louder than normal my ear whistles. no hearing loss. ?
Earwax: I think its due to the ear wax - attenuating the sounds. I would avoid using Q tips to clean your ears. Your family doctor should be able to flush your ears out if needed and that should take care of the problem. You can try warm water and hydrogen peroxide mixed 50/50 to help loosen the wax. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Silence causes incre: Tinnitus is more prominent in a silent room and you probably nap in a situation where there is little noise so you become more aware of it when you wake up . Tinnitus can be related to loss of hearing and you might want to have an audiologist look at this. Tinnitus is less prominent during the day when there is other noise in your environment to mask the ringing. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
See doctor: Need to have ears examined. Could be wax causing the issue or the sinuses. Get your exam ...Read more
I have a bilateral hearing loss and wear hearing aids. I have itp. Black ear wax and pain in my ear?
Good question: Ringing in the ears is a very common complaint seen in an ENT office. If the sound is symmetrical in both ears, it is probably of no concern. If it only on one side, a complete ear workup is mandatory. If it is the result of excessive noise exposure, it is usually not correctable. The why in your question is that the most modern concept is a synchronous electrical discharge from the brain. ...Read more
No. TMD symptom?: Assuming that your ears have been examined & are clear. Also assuming cold or allergy flare ups ruled out. Plugged ears are common symptoms of temporo mandibular dysfunction (tmd). Trigeminal nerve controls the jaw muscles as well as the tiny muscle that opens eustachian tube. Hence the symptoms. Have you noticed any changes in ear congestion with jaw movement or chewing? ...Read more
Is it ok to use debrox ear wax removal while having ear sensitivity after a day of hearing loud noise?
A qtip damaged my hearing last night. Is it ear wax buildup or a perforated eardrum? No pain, no discharge..Just tinnitus and feeling like its clogged
No: Rather unusual and likely not related.Get a more detailed answer ›
Wax buildup - loss of hearing in my right ear, as well as a loud ringing sound and some dizziness/nausea (very mild). Nothing is helping.. ?
Consult with ENT: This could be because of the wax or something more serious. Make the phone call now. ...Read more