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Why do high pitched sounds like vacuum make me want to leave room? Hurt my ears.

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Dr. David Astrachan
ENT - Head & Neck Surgery
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In brief: May have hyperacusis

There is a condition called hyperacusis in which certain sounds can be painful.
Sometimes it can occur in patients with underlying hearing loss. I recommend you see an ENT doctor to have a hearing test and an ear exam.

In brief: May have hyperacusis

There is a condition called hyperacusis in which certain sounds can be painful.
Sometimes it can occur in patients with underlying hearing loss. I recommend you see an ENT doctor to have a hearing test and an ear exam.
Dr. David Astrachan
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