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I am 22 year old girl .my left ear is blocked from last 4 days. I feel a very heavy round my left year. What should I do ?i am very depressed.

I am 22 year old girl .my left ear is blocked from last 4 days. I feel a very heavy round my left year. What should I...
Ear pain is usually caused by an infection of the ear area, including outer ear infections, mastoiditis, or middle ear infections. An ear infection (sometimes called acute otitis media) is an infection of the middle ear, the air-filled space behind the eardrum that contains the tiny vibrating bones of the ear. Children are more likely than adults to get ear infections. Because ear infections often clear up on their own, treatment may begin with managing pain and monitoring the problem. Sometimes, antibiotics are used to clear the infection. Some people are prone to having multiple ear infections. This can cause hearing problems and other serious complications. You may need to discuss your problem in detail to get early and effective treatment.
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I am 23 years after traveling from geneva to india for long journey hrs I am having whole body pain & ear blocked due plane noise, please suggest how to overcome now of this problem?

I am 23 years after traveling from geneva to india for long journey hrs I am having whole body pain & ear blocked due...
You might have jet lag and muscle relaxation and mind control by meditation are only needed. Need to drink a lot of water and get rest.
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Got An Ear Full - How To Clear It Up?

Got An Ear Full - How To Clear It Up?

The body has its own protective mechanisms, and one of these is the ear wax. The skin in the ear produces an oily, waxy substance known as cerumen. This is produced to help protect the ear from the dust and the microorganisms that it is constantly subjected to. What happens is this earwax is naturally removed from the ear as it gets washed away through the ear canal that opens to the outside. However, in some cases, where there is excessive production of wax, it can harden and cause a blockage. Read on to know more about how this ear wax builds up, how it may cause blockage, and how to get rid of it.

Buildup: As noted, the ear wax is a natural protective mechanism to keep dust and bacteria from entering the ear canal which is a very critical organ. The middle ear is responsible for maintaining overall body balance. However, in some people, more wax is produced than what gets removed. Also, due to the recurrent use of earphones and earbuds, the wax can get pushed deeper. The earphones also could block the wax from getting out of the ear canal.

Excessive ear wax can lead to the following:

It is important to know that trying to remove ear wax at home should be avoided, as they can push the wax internally and cause more severe problems. These above symptoms could be indicative of various other problems in the ear and so should be immediately attended to by a medical doctor. Those who use hearing aids may also face the problem of excessive wax buildup.

Removal: As mentioned above, removal should not be done at home. This is true especially for young children and the elderly.

  • Wax softening: There are specific drops which can be used to soften ear wax. Some other products at home which can be used include baby oil, glycerine, or mineral oil.

As the next step, clinical removal may be required. Those who are prone to excessive wax buildup may go for an annual or biannual wax removal. This could include irrigation and use of suction or curette to remove the wax. Ear wax, though not very pleasant, has a role to play in the ear’s health and small amounts of it are beneficial.

Sir\mam, previously I had allergic cold and runny nose because of my pet dog. But now I am fine sadly because my dog is no more. But I had other problem because of allergic cold for long time as a result my left ear got problem not any hearing problem but I feel some blockage in my ear and some time little pain in ear. Please suggest any ear drop by which my blocked ear can open.

Sir\mam, previously I had allergic cold and runny nose because of my pet dog. But now I am fine sadly because my dog ...
Ear infections are a common cause of eardrum rupture, especially in children. During an ear infection, fluids accumulate behind the eardrum. The pressure from the fluid buildup can cause the tympanic membrane to break or rupture. Pain is the main symptom of eardrum rupture. For some, the pain may be severe. It can remain steady throughout the day, or it can increase or decrease in intensity. You may have some temporary hearing loss or a reduction in hearing in the affected ear hence you should seek an immediate consultation for effective treatment.
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Earwax Impaction - How To Administer It?

Earwax Impaction - How To Administer It?

Ear wax which is also known as cerumen is produced by the human body for the protection of the ears. Ear wax possesses both antibacterial and lubricating characteristics. Mostly, the existing ear wax is passed via the ear canal by motions such as chewing and various jaw movements. The skin from the canal widens from within. At this time, it extends from outside the ear and peels off. The ear wax is made by the outer lining of the ears.

Ear wax impaction refers to a situation where there is tremendous build-up within the canal of the ears. Such enormous build-up is indicative that something is seriously wrong. Ears are naturally designed in a way that they self-clean. Build-up of ear wax and obstruction often takes place when people make use of cotton swabs and/or bobby pins to clean out the ears. But using earbuds or cotton swabs are contrary to helpful; they push the ear wax further deep inside the ears, sometimes leading to an injury in the process.

When ear wax impaction is left untreated, it may lead to infections. Signs of the severity of the impaction include irritation of the ear and loss of hearing. If there is a significant accumulation of ear wax in the ear then it might make looking inside the ear troublesome, thereby, a number of issues can go undiagnosed. Of the main signs of ear wax impaction, the four most foreboding signs include:

  1. Severe Spinning
  2. Decreased Hearing
  3. Nausea and Vomiting
  4. Ringing in the Ear

Other symptoms of earwax impaction include drainage from the canal of the ear, pain in the ear and dizziness.

Upon experiencing the severe signs of earwax impaction or cerumen build-up, the supervising doctor can confirm that you may or may not have a blockage in the ear by looking inside the ear with an ear-scope.
Getting rid of the extra earwax is very easy. Use only cotton swabs to clean out the external region of the ears. In order to soften the consistency of the earwax you can buy certain over-the-counter drops or you can also use substances that are composed of baby oil, and glycerine.

Ear irrigation is another method which you can adopt in order to eliminate excess earwax. If the patient considering ear irrigation has suffered an injury in the ear or had a medical procedure such as a surgery performed on the ear then he or she should immediately opt out of the idea of ear irrigation. If ear irrigation is performed on an eardrum that has become ruptured then it could lead to infection or loss of hearing. Persons having a problem of impacted ear wax should get it cleaned by an ENT specialist every 6 months.

Hello doctor. I am 26 years old. I am having otomycosis in both ears. I use candibiotic ear drops frequently. But it's just a temporary relief. Suffering from it since almost 10 yrs. No matter how clean I keep my ears, it recurs again. I won't allow water to enter into my ears. Then too it is recurring. Don't have any other health issues except hypothyroidism. I also used ciprofloxacin tablets for 1 week. Can I have a permanent solution for this?

Hello doctor. I am 26 years old. I am having otomycosis in both ears. I use candibiotic ear drops frequently. But it'...
Yes you will be fine kindly detail me more about this issues for proper and permanent solution. For now apply mullein ear drops from sbl twice daily in both ears along with this an internal medicine will be suggested as per your details.
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I have severe cold and from my left ears liquid is coming. Is there perforation in my ear ,can that effect my eating power.

I have severe cold and from my left ears liquid is coming. Is there perforation in my ear ,can that effect my eating ...
Kindly avoid cold exposure and cover your ears while bathing to avoid entry of water in it apart from this management you need to take few days of homeopathic medication to resolve kindly consult in private message window for same.
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I have a hole in my ear from In which pus is discharging. Please suggest treatment.

I have a hole in my ear from In which pus is discharging. Please suggest treatment.
Take Homoeopathic Medicine Pulsatilla 30 It is better to consult and take proper homoeopathic treatment.
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Hey am diana 25 years old. I have blocked years with wax and am using otorex ear drop how long will it take to remove the wax. Thank you.

Hey am diana 25 years old. I have blocked years with wax and am using otorex ear drop how long will it take to remove...
Firstly you should stop otorex instead use either waxolve\waxilve\waxclear ear drops 2 drops every 3 hours for 4 days then go to an ent doctor so that he may remove your earwax from both ears. Under no circumstances are you to even try to remove the ear wax yourself.
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