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When i speak loudly, or my phone volume is loud my ears "vibrate" dont know if thats the right word..kinda clicks a lot. why is this? what is causing it?

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Dr. Carolyn Maldonado-Garcia
General Practice
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In brief: Hearing + vibration

The hearing and balance systems of the inner ear are interconnected.
Both systems are filled with fluid whose movement stimulates tiny sensory cells. Sounds are detected as energy vibrations; the human cochlea can hear best the frequencies associated with speech. The balance system uses lower-frequency sensations to help maintain posture in relation to gravity.

In brief: Hearing + vibration

The hearing and balance systems of the inner ear are interconnected.
Both systems are filled with fluid whose movement stimulates tiny sensory cells. Sounds are detected as energy vibrations; the human cochlea can hear best the frequencies associated with speech. The balance system uses lower-frequency sensations to help maintain posture in relation to gravity.
Dr. Carolyn Maldonado-Garcia
Dr. Carolyn Maldonado-Garcia
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Dr. Anne Phelan-adams
Family Medicine
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In brief: A couple of theories

The Eustachean tube, which connects the inner ear to the throat, helps prevent pressure from building up in the inner ear. As this tube opens & closes you may hear a clicking or popping sound.
Loud noises can irritate the sensitive sound receptors in the inner ear causing tinnitis or ringing in the ears. Since loud noises can eventually cause hearing loss, it's best to keep the volume down!

In brief: A couple of theories

The Eustachean tube, which connects the inner ear to the throat, helps prevent pressure from building up in the inner ear. As this tube opens & closes you may hear a clicking or popping sound.
Loud noises can irritate the sensitive sound receptors in the inner ear causing tinnitis or ringing in the ears. Since loud noises can eventually cause hearing loss, it's best to keep the volume down!
Dr. Anne Phelan-adams
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