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Why do I have dizziness, ringing in my ears, and uncontrolled shivering?

Why do I have dizziness, ringing in my ears, and uncontrolled shivering?

Need seen: dizziness, assuming you mean vertigo or the sensation of spinning and/or falling and ringing in ears or tinnitus is a sign of irritation or injury of the 8th cranial nerve or the nerve responsible for hearing and balance regulation. The shivering has got me a little perplexed. Could be that you have a viral infection, causing you to shiver and this can irritate this nerve as well causing sx. ...Read more

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Why do I have ringing in my ears as I fall asleep?

Why do I have ringing in my ears as I fall asleep?

It's always there: You don't just have it while you sleep... It's there all the time but you notice it while you are falling asleep because the ambient noise during the day that would normally mask it is starting to decrease around the house... "the house is quiet." the ringing (tinnitus) is usually nothing serious, but you may want to have your hearing checked. Also check my health tips http://tinyurl.Com/42dosks. ...Read more

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I have pulsatile tinnitus in my right ear. I only hear it when I bend my neck a certain way. ENT says my ear is fine. What could cause this?

I have pulsatile tinnitus in my right ear. I only hear it when I bend my neck a certain way.  ENT says my ear is fine.  What could cause this?

Need more info plz: When they say that your ear is "fine" does that mean that they checked it simply with an otoscope, made sure you were waxless, and then, sent you on your way? Or did they do some blood work, perhaps an audiogram, and perhaps, an MRI of your brain? Do you have headaches? How old are you, are you fertile, and does your vision dim? Wanna talk more 1-1? www.healthtap.com/drsaghafi Key Code: PDXFNR ...Read more

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After i've treated my ear problems, will my tinnitus go away?

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After i've treated my ear problems, will my tinnitus go away?

It depends: Tinnitus from serous otitis media may resolved after treatment if there is no sensorineural hearing lost in that same ear. See an ENT doctor if tinnitus persists! ...Read more

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Is there any cure for tinnitus? I sometimes get a high-pitched noise in my ear but it goes away after a bit.

Is there any cure for tinnitus? I sometimes get a high-pitched noise in my ear but it goes away after a bit.

Rx and avoidance: Avoid all aspirin and Advil/Aleve ( NSAIDS) for 10 days, Try Benadryl (diphenhydramine) 25-50 mg/day or Zyrtec-10mg/day. Get an ENT exam- you may need steroid therapy and certainly and ENT exam. ...Read more