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Can impacted ear wax cause Eustachian Tube Dysfunction? Can it cause fluid to build up in middle ear? Starting to think issues started cause ear wax.

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Dr. Louis Gallia
Surgery - Oral & Maxillofacial
3 doctors agree

In brief: No

Ear wax in located in the external ear canal.
Can not cause fluid behind the ear drum. Ear wax can not cause Eustachian tube dysfunction.

In brief: No

Ear wax in located in the external ear canal.
Can not cause fluid behind the ear drum. Ear wax can not cause Eustachian tube dysfunction.
Dr. Louis Gallia
Dr. Louis Gallia
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Dr. Al Hegab
Internal Medicine - Allergy & Immunology

In brief: No, an no

Impacted wax is in the external ear which isolated from the middle ear and Eustachian tube by the ear drum

In brief: No, an no

Impacted wax is in the external ear which isolated from the middle ear and Eustachian tube by the ear drum
Dr. Al Hegab
Dr. Al Hegab
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