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Does swallowing clear mucus cause earache and a ringing sound in the ears?

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Dr. Esther Poza-juncal
Internal Medicine

In brief: No, but

if you have a lot of mucus you may have congestion in your ear causing increased pressure, which can hurt and cause the ringing sensation.
If you develop a fever or have worsening symptoms go see your doctor or urgent care.

In brief: No, but

if you have a lot of mucus you may have congestion in your ear causing increased pressure, which can hurt and cause the ringing sensation.
If you develop a fever or have worsening symptoms go see your doctor or urgent care.
Dr. Esther Poza-juncal
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