Doctor insights on:
What Causes Fullness In Ears
TMJ disorder: Temporo-mandibular disorder is the second most frequent cause of orofacial pain after dental pain. Earache, ear fullness are the common symptom due to the close location to TMJ. Proper diagnosis is the key to the successful treatment. See orofacial pain practitioner for a consultation and treatment. ...Read more
Wax: It can be an external issue, with cerumen (/wax) buildup that needs removed, or can be an internal problem, with clogged / blocked eustachian tubes. Can also be medication effect, virus, etc. So, should be seen, by your dr or an urgent care dr to identify or rule out the "easy" things. If symptoms persist, follow up with ent. ...Read more
Ear pain jaw: This could be dental, ear, or TMJ - please see someone who can pin point the cause. ...Read more
Refer to ENT, ER: This is something that typically needs evaluation by a specialist. I will refer the question to our ENT and other doctors. ...Read more
Maybe: All of those can be symptoms of a cold, but can also be symptoms of allergies. ...Read more
What causes daily numbness in cheeks that turns to pain, fullness in ears daily, and headaches? MRI was negative.
If this is on both side, this suggests enlargement of the parotid gland - possibly some kind of allergy or??
See if eating certain foods bring this on and if applying cold to that area helps.
Check out www. Hydromedonline. Com for information about Clear. Ease papaya / bromalein enzymes used to reduce swelling ...Read more
I have ear fullness on right ear only, occasional headache on right side around ear, and occasional ringing. What could cause this?
Eustachian Tube Prob: Eustachian tube dysfunction (etd) is probably what is causing your problems and the underlying problem that causes etd is seasonal allergies. Treat your allergies and the etd goes away. Try otc meds and if the problem persists, go see your doctor asap to rule out ear infection, etc. ...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 more
Yes. TMJD / TMD: Temporomandibulardisorders - tmd is commonly called "tmj". It is also called "the great impostor" since it mimics symptoms from other conditions. Jaw and neck muscles function in concert. So poor jaw position that strains the jaw muscles also strain neck muscles. Due to the proximity of ear to TMJ (jaw joint) ear fullness, ear pain are quite common with tmd. Tm. ...Read more
Yes: Some people with temporomandibular joint issue sense fullness in the ears. I have not heard of neck and shoulder problem causing ear symptoms. If you have jaw problem, talk to your dentist regarding a mouthguard to wear at night. (I assume that you have had your ears checked out already) ...Read more
I have ear fullness feeling and little swelling gland at jaw since 20 days and now swelling gland will normal only I have itchy in ear what is cause?
Is it the ear?: Palpate the swelling and open and close your mouth. If it is the jaw joint you will feel it move when you open and close. Sometimes the TMJ can give ear symptoms like fullness. I would have an ENT check it out first to be sure there are no medical problems. If not, then check with a dentist who conservatively treat TMJ issues to see if that is a possible cause. ...Read more
What could cause lower intermittent left side facial tingling? It started 4 months ago with an ear infection that I had was not diagnosed right away. The tingling is mild and sometimes associated with ear fullness and pressure behind the left ear. Normal
Yes, yes, yes: Yes, all of these symptoms. What concerns me is the bitter taste as this might be an infection that requires treatment before it flares up into an emergency situation. Please see your dentist as soon as possible for an evaluation to see whether or not your wisdom teeth require removal. ...Read more
CT, ENT exam, tymp test, &audiogrm normal: Cause of ear fullness & muffled hearing? Hard to hear myself singing mid-range/using facial resonators.
Eustachian tube dyfx: You are likely suffering from Eustachian tube dysfunction. The Eustachian tube lies between the middle ear space and the back of the nose. You can check this tube by holding your nose and blowing hard. Your ears should pop. This may help the fullness feeling in the ears. If it helps, do this at least 30 or 40 times a day. If your ears do not pop, you may need a nasal steroid. Good luck! ...Read more
Can TMJ cause leftside face and arm numbness, ear fullness, your eye to feel pressured? Clear brainmri and ct. Left sidejaw pops out when opening it
Have possible inner ear infection. Finally got antibiotics 4 weeks later cause it wasn't getting better. Was only dizzy, ear pain, fatigue, headache, ear fullness. Been 4 days of taking amoxicillin and developed vertigo/nausea. How long til it gets better
Hi! Could cervical atlas bone/muscle dysfunction cause strong head/neck palpitations, tight jaw, throat & ear fullness, facial & eye discomfort?
Yes: Dislocations in this area can cause a wide variety of symptoms. Other problems however can cause the same set of problem, s ...Read more
Possibily: Ear fullness can be many things including related to eustachian tube function which in turn can be affected by TMJ changes caused by grinding. Best to be evaluated though. ...Read more
Past 2 days I have a sinus headache, congestion, drainage, and ear " fullness". I have glaucoma, and r/eye is very red, puffy and draining. I am a 100% s/c vet, should I visit emergency?
Sinus and Glaucoma: You didn't say whether you have open or closed angle glaucoma. If you took certain meds to relieve your sinus symptoms, they can increase the pressure in your eye, given your glaucoma. Nevertheless, with your history, I would not take lightly your unilateral eye symptoms, even though acute sinus problems can cause eye puffiness and drainage. To be on the safe side, I would check it out. ...Read more
Full ears & flight: First, make sure you do not have the beginnings of a sinus infection. This could make your trip memorable for the wrong reasons. Have allergies? Take your medicine (s) as directed. Finally clarify with your doctor +/- pharmacist that any of the suggested medications do not interfere with others you may be taking. Best- see an ENT for a discrete regimen. Sudafed, saline, afrin, zyrtec, nasonex (mometasone). ...Read more
Pressure: Partial blockage of the eustacian tube which runs from the side of the back of the throat into the middle ear. When this happens it creates a sensation of fullness. You can try relieving this by thrusting your lower jay forward and your head back, or by holding your nostrils and blowing against a closed mouth (but be very careful with this), or use a nasal spray or decongestant or a sinus rinse. ...Read more
- Talk to a doctor online
- What causes me to be full quicker?
- What causes fullness feeling in throat and shortness of breath?
- What causes ear keloids?
- What causes roaring in ears?
- What causes pimples in the ear?
- What causes ear to expand?
- What causes noises in ear?
- What causes scabs in ears?
- Full ear