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I hear this ringing sound for like two seconds almost every month in my lifted ear only could it be my unborn child's heartbeat I'm hearing I need phe?

I hear this ringing sound for like two seconds almost every month in my lifted ear only could it be my unborn child's heartbeat I'm hearing I need phe?

Tinnitus: 2 seconds every month seems like a rare event to me. It's unlikely that ringing sound is fetal heartbeat. If worried, time rate of ringing sound. Fetal heart rate is 120-160 beats per minute or 2-3 beats per second. Check out http://www. Mayoclinic. Org/diseases-conditions/tinnitus/basics/definition/con-20021487 for more info. ...Read more

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Is it normal to hear your heartbeat in your ear?

Is it normal to hear your heartbeat in your ear?

Not usually: Occasionally it is normal to "hear your heartbeat." if it occurs only once in a while it is probably not a concern. Pulsing in the ear, also known as pulsatile tinnitus, that continues and persists is something for you to check out with an ENT doctor. Often it can be due to wax in the ear or even fluid. If it bothers you, get it looked at. ...Read more

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When you have a sinus infection is it normal to hear your heartbeat in your ear, when resting? How do I get rid of it?

When you have a sinus infection is it normal to hear your heartbeat in your ear, when resting? How do I get rid of it?

Pulsatile tinnitus: When you have a sinus infection and severe nasal congestion, your eustachian tube cannot equalize your middle ear pressure and cause a mild decrease in hearing. The blood flow across you ear drum becomes audible as you cannot hear the background noise well. It should resolve after the infection. See an ENT doctor if it persists! ...Read more

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What does it mean to hear your heart beat in your ear?

What does it mean to hear your heart beat in your ear?

Generally: It means little...May represent increased inner ear fluid build up. ...Read more

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What can cause hearing your heartbeat in your ears non stop for days?

What can cause hearing your heartbeat in your ears non stop for days?

Premature beats, PVC: You could be having premature beats, mostly pvcs or pacs. From heart the blood runs to the brain through the neck and many people having pvcs they might feel palpitations in their necks and the ears.
Might need to wear a holter monitor to assess it further.
Best of luck. ...Read more

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Why do I hear my heartbeat in my ears?

Why do I hear my heartbeat in my ears?

Normal, depending on: Posture. In certain postures, it is normal to hear your heart beat and it is due to transmission of sound through the items in contact with your chest and ear. If you hear it all the time, you should consult your doctor to exclude narrowing of a major artery. ...Read more

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Why do I hear heartbeat through my ear.

Ear: At 80yrs age many people have turbulent blood flow in vessels in their head. This often leads to them hearing each heartbeat. Some have other auditory phenomena from the same thing. ...Read more

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Why do I sometimes hear my heartbeat in my ears?

Why do I sometimes hear my heartbeat in my ears?

Heart sounds: Can't tell if you're hearing actual heart sounds or the swish of blood flow in the cranium adjacent to your ears. There could be different reasons for each of those. ...Read more

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Why do I hear my heartbeat in my ears? Should I be worried?

Why do I hear my heartbeat in my ears? Should I be worried?

No: This is pulsitile tinnitus. This could be normal. Your carotid artery as it enters the skull runs in very close proximity to the cochlea (inner ear). If you have never heard it before... See your local ent. This could be a sign of new onset high blood pressure. Some benign tumors of the ear can present this way as well. ...Read more

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I keep hearing my heartbeat in my ear what causes that?

I keep hearing my heartbeat in my ear what causes that?

High blood pressure: Normally one doesn't hear their own heartbeat. However sound travels in the direction of (blood) flow & the only way it gets amplified is if there is more. That happens frequently (but not most of the time) with high blood pressure, or hypertension (also known as the silent killer, but perhaps u r lucky it's not silent in your case). See a doctor, get your blood pressure checked during an episode. ...Read more

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Why can I hear my heartbeat in my right ear?

Why can I hear my heartbeat in my right ear?

Blood vessel nearby: A blood vessel running near the ear is why you are hearing it. It could be normal or die to high blood pressure or even plaque build up. If it is troublesome check with your doctor but most times it is not an issue. ...Read more

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What to do if I'm hearing heartbeat sounds in my ears?

What to do if I'm hearing heartbeat sounds in my ears?

Lets review that que: Hearing your heartbeat in your ears is perfectly normal. The main arteries, the carotid arteries, are in that area. These bring oxygenated blood to the brain. If it is bothersome, you can listen to low humming noise ...Read more

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Why do I hear my heartbeat/rapid heartbeat in my ears all day?

Why do I hear my heartbeat/rapid heartbeat in my ears all day?

Rapid heart rate: Sometimes when the heart rate is rapid you may be able to hear as well. Rapid heart rate could be paroxysmal svt/ a. Fib/ flutter or sinus tachycardia. Whatever it is you need check with your doctor. Remember to get TSH done. ...Read more

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Why was I hearing my heartbeat in my ear when I was lying down?

Normal blood flow.: You're probably hearing the blood flowing through blood vessels in the ear area. When you have your ear on a pillow or mattress, you're blocking out environmental noises, so the normal noises of circulation become audible. ...Read more

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I hear my heartbeat in my ear every time I look down what can cause this?

I hear my heartbeat in my ear every time I look down what can cause this?

Not sure: I am not sure why looking down makes you aware of pulsation in your ear. But I can tell you what you are experiencing. The carotid artery, the large artery in the neck that supplies blood to the brain is very close to the cochlea, the hearing portion of the inner ear. The inner ear senses these pulsations. I am surprised that more people are not aware of this. Called pulsatile tinnitus. ...Read more

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I have to lay on my rightside because I aways hear a noise in my right ear. Its light a baby heartbeat noise. What could it be?

Pulsatile Tinnitus: This sensation is called pulsatile tinnitus. It can occur when you have fluid behind one's ear drum. It can also be a sign of abnormal blood flow in the area which can be related to vascular abnormality of even a growth. You should see an ENT as this complaint should be evaluated. ...Read more

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I hear my heartbeat in my right ear. It seems to happen only in the evening. There is no pain involved. What could be going on?

Eustachian tube: The first thing to check is if your eustachian tube is open. If it is not you will have amplification of sounds particularly in the ear that is down when you sleep. ...Read more

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I can hear my heartbeat in my ear sometimes when I am sitting, lean over and lie down. It started suddenly then stopped but returned. Possible causes?

I can hear my heartbeat in my ear sometimes when I am sitting, lean over and lie down. It started suddenly then stopped but returned. Possible causes?

This is: Normal. If it is progressive or becomes constant, however, it could be a sign of a problem, and in that case you should see your doctor for an evaluation. ...Read more

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In bed I can hear my heartbeat through my ear. Sometimes it is "thump-thump--thump-thump" and other times just "thump--thump." What are extra thumps?

In bed I can hear my heartbeat through my ear. Sometimes it is "thump-thump--thump-thump" and other times just "thump--thump." What are extra thumps?

Extra beats: It is not uncommon for a young person to have extra beats. These are beats that come from upper or lower chamber of the heart and do not go through the normal stop signals of the heart. They can be increased in number with caffeine, stress, lack of sleep. They are usually not harmful but should be documented by your MD. Usually clear when exercising. ...Read more

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I hear this ringing sound for like two seconds almost every month in my lifted ear only could it be my unborn child's heartbeat I'm hearing I need phe?

Tinnitus: 2 seconds every month seems like a rare event to me. It's unlikely that ringing sound is fetal heartbeat. If worried, time rate of ringing sound. Fetal heart rate is 120-160 beats per minute or 2-3 beats per second. Check out http://www. Mayoclinic. Org/diseases-conditions/tinnitus/basics/definition/con-20021487 for more info. ...Read more

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Every night when I lay down I hear what seem to be my heartbeat in my ear it is in only 1 ear is this a medical problem or is it normal it is annoying?

Pulsation: You are most likely hearing or feeling an artery pulsating in or around your ear. This is more noticeable while lying on that ear. It is usually a nuisance rather than anything serious, but check your blood pressure just to make sure that it is not elevated. ...Read more

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Any ideas on why I'm hearing my heartbeat in my ear?

Any ideas on why I'm hearing my heartbeat in my ear?

Heart tones: Heart sounds can transmit thru the axial skeleton as well as the blood stream ...Read more

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Is there a reason why I am hearing my heartbeat in my ear?

Is there a reason why I am hearing my heartbeat in my ear?

Conductive?: The carotid artery and jugular vein travel in close proximity to your inner ear. When the conduction mechanism bringing sound from outside to your inner ear is impaired, the internal sounds, such as your heartbeat, gets amplified. Thus, you hear your heartbeat. ...Read more

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After running, I have trouble hearing my heartbeat in my ears afterwards, why?

After running, I have trouble hearing my heartbeat in my ears afterwards, why?

Pulsatile tinnitis: What you are probabaly experiencing is an increase in blood flow of the vessels around the ear that can occur during exercise or anemia. It can also occur when the vessels narrow or harden near the ear and the surrounding blood flow is turbulent. At your age, and because it occured afer exercise, the cause is likely benign. However, there are serious causes associated with this so see your doctor! ...Read more

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Is my anxiety causing me to hear my heartbeat in my ear?

Is my anxiety causing me to hear my heartbeat in my ear?

YES: When you are anxious you are more aware of your surroundings and your blood pressure and heartbeat go up. Add that to your increased sense of awareness and you will hear your heartbeat. ...Read more

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When I go to bed I can hear my heartbeat in my left ear. What does this mean?

When I go to bed I can hear my heartbeat in my left ear. What does this mean?

Not uncommon: And usually not anything ti be concerned about provided there is irregularity to heart beat rhythm & BP is normal. If there still remains a question talk to your physician. ...Read more