Tinnitus is a medical term for a ringing or buzzing noise in the ears. Tinnitus is commonly referred to as ringing in the ears. Tinnitus can be either objective or subjective and Objective Tinnitus means that both you and other people can hear certain noises in the ear, however, Subjective Tinnitus means that only you can hear the roaring, ringing, and other sounds of subjective Tinnitus. Damage to the middle or inner ear is a common cause of Tinnitus.
HOW IS TINNITUS DIAGNOSED?
The diagnosis is done by an ENT who would do a hearing or audiological exam followed with movement and also imaging tests.
HOW IS TINNITUS TREATED?
The treatment procedures include Treating a blood vessel condition, cleaning the ear wax and opting for some medication changes to. Suppressing white noise levels is done through hearing devices here along with similar aids.
DID YOU KNOW?
Protecting the ears from loud noise can help prevent Tinnitus.