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What Does A Humming In Your Ear Mean
Tinnitus: Tinnitus is experiencing the sensation of sound that is not physically there. Most forms of tinnitus (ringing in the ear) is very common and not concerning. But when the sound is a pulsing sensation or if it is just on one side it should then be checked by an ENT (it could represent abnormal blood flow associated with different benign tumors) - although this is not common, it must be ruled out. ...Read more
Palpable area: The expression "knots" in that context would refer to 2 palpable areas of some etiology. ...Read more
Depends: Depends on what you cleaned it with. A q-tip can cut the ear canal or perforate an ear drum. Nothing smaller than your elbow in your ear. See your doctor to see what the cause is. ...Read more
Nothing particular: The tympanogram measures eardrum compliance by changing the pressure inside the ear canal and measuring changes in volume. Sometimes the changes in pressure are uncomfortable. ...Read more
See below: It probably means you have fluid in the middle ear. If it persists, see your doctor. ...Read more
What does it mean if it feels like something driping down your head in your ear or the feeling of something trying too come out of your ear?
Likely morgellons-disease. Hard problem to deal with. See Dermatologist to rule out disease.
http://www. Mayoclinic. Org/morgellons-disease/art-20044996 ...Read more
Many possibilities: There are many types and causes of skin rashes. Several types of inflammatory conditions of the skin, allergic reactions, and sometimes bacterial, viral or fungal infections can cause rashes on the skin. Insect bites can also be the cause of a rash on the skin. Have it evaluated by a professional and get the appropriate treatment. ...Read more
Trauma: Have you tried to clean out your ears with a q tip or other tool. The bleeding is likely to be from trauma to the ear canal. ...Read more
Normal: It most likely means that you are normal. The pressure build up which occurs when you lie down on your ear makes the pulse audible. ...Read more
See Dr. Asap: This is vague and would need a history and exam. Is this a one time occurrence or happens every time you run. I would see an ENT dr. ...Read more
Uncertain: It might be a swollen lymph node or a cyst. Examination would be needed to provide an accurate diagnosis. ...Read more
What does it mean when you hear your heartbeat in your ear? It hasn't gone away and has been doing this for months. Is this serious?
? Seborrhea: One of the most common causes of peeling skin behind the ear which can also included swelling and discomfort is "Seborrhei Dermatitis aka Seborrhea" Sometimes the flaking, peeling skin is found inside the ear, on the scalp, in the eyebrows and on the sides of the nose. This is a yeast infection of the skin. It is easily treated. However, other causes do exist. See your doctor. ...Read more
Hi wot does it mean when your ear is blocked and feels like water in your ear cud this be fluid? Thanks
Many possibilities: Many possibilities including wax impaction as well as fluid. The most likely explanation is wax and you should see an ENT doctor to have your ear looked at. Do not attempt to remove this or clear this on your own as you'll only make things worse. ...Read more
What does it mean if your ear itches all the time deep inside the ear? I also have liquid in my ear my doctor said
You: Should be asking that question of the doctor who evaluated you. ...Read more
What does it mean when you have a sinus infection and you can hear your heart beat in your ear? I had post op surgery on 3/30 for a deviated septum and my tonsils were removed.
This: This is called autophony and can occur when there is blockage of the eustachian tube opening in the nasopharynx creating a conductive hearing loss. A sinus infection typically causes post-nasal drainage resulting in inflammation and/or swelling around the tubal opening. Plugging your ears externally will often do the same thi ng and make you more aware of internal sounds. ...Read more
Yes: In general, there are two main types of ear infection inner ear – otitis media and outer ear otitis externa. Sometimes if you have a drainage from your ear it could be an external ear infection, this usually comes from exposure to water such as swimming or beach. If it hurts or is affecting your hearing you need to be treated. ...Read more
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