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Feeling pain inside ear when chewing hard food. What could it be? - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 07-Jun-2013
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Very Good Posted in: Ear, Nose and Throat Problems
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Practicing since : 2003
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Doctor:Good morning
Doctor:Please proceed with your query
User:Hi Doctor, am feeling pain inside my right ear when am chewing any hard food
Doctor:It may probably be because of impacted wax
Doctor:Is there any discharge as well from the ear?
User:have removed wax with buds
User:nothing as such discharge
User:even when opening mouth for pains
Doctor:When was the last time you got your wax removed by an ENT specialist?
User:its been quite 5 or 6 yrs back
Doctor:Deeply impacted wax do not come out with the ear buds should i consult an ent doctor then
Doctor:It needs to be cleared out with a ear forceps
Doctor:Yes, that would be ideal
Doctor:After clearing the wax, the ear can be examined by a Otoscope
User:else any ear drops that can bring out wax from ears
Doctor:to look for any inner ear pathology
Doctor:Yes sure
Doctor:I will suggest
Doctor:Use this ear drop
Doctor:Soliwax - 3 drops in both ears thrice daily for three days
Doctor:And then visit the ENT specialist
Doctor:It would be easier to remove the wax then
User:okay..thank you Doctor
Doctor:Thank you too
Doctor:You should be fine soon
User:okay..thanks very much!
Doctor:Do you have more queries?
User:no..thats it
Doctor:GEt well soon
Doctor:Bye for now
User:thank you!
Doctor:Thank you too
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