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When u hve build up of ear wax & ear drum can't b seen....Can this cause h/aches ear ache dizzyness and sinus pressure best way 2 clean ear drum please

Unlikely. Ear wax can cause hearing loss and ear discomfort but not the other symptoms. Try cleaning drum with peroxide diluted 1:1 with lukewarm water a couple times daily. Just make sure to, get all the solution out. For other symptoms consult ent. Read more...

I recently went cold place than my home town. I had severe ear ache came to know wax was reason. Ent cleared but still I am hearing noise in the ear?

Wax??? Do you use q-tips? If so you could be pushing wax into your canal the water can get trapped behind the wax. Both situations can make it harder to hear, and trapped water causes a funny noise. You should never use q-tips inside ear canals. Read more...

My child had ear wax. I tried to remove but it went in further. She has now has a fever and ear ache! I'm now using ear drops! Is it a infection?

Ear infection. Ear pain combined with fever is suggestive of an ear infection. Impacted ear wax can be safely removed in a doctors office with with a special spoon (curette) or by flushing with solution. Using Qtips in children often worsens impaction because of their small ear canals. Read more...

Ear ache during flights. What are the causes and remedies?

Congestion. If you have nasal congestion with it, it can affect your ear pressure. Treat the congestion and take a decongestant an hour before flying. If you have nasal allergies, get them treated too. Read more...

Room spinning off and on really bad when it hits it last for 10 seconds then goes away. What causes it? No ear ache. It just started an hour ago.

BPPV. The fact that the spinning lasts for seconds and is probably related to position sounds like benign paroxysmal positional vertigo (bppv). This is a disorder of the inner ear wherein loose calcium carbonate stones move and cause the inner ear balance mechanism to be activated. Time, head exercises, or vestibular rehab by a physical therapist will help. Read more...

What could cause an ear ache?

MAny things. Most common cause of ear pain is an ear infection. If infection not present then pressure from sinuses and nasal congestion can cause ear ache. In more extreme cases there can be a tumor deep inside that can only be seen on a scan- other conditions often confused w inner ear pain can be TMJ ( temporomandibular joint disease) it is inflammation btwn the bones of jour jaw and ear-seek eval by dr. Read more...