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Infection in ears, tinnitus, itchiness, unable to sleep. How to restore normal hearing? can i cure my ears.i think it was infected. i heard sounds on my left ear.i think its called tinnitus happened because my ears was very itchy...and i cant control myself to scratch my ear..its hard for specially when i was sleepingin a quite place.what should i do to back my normal hearing .is my eardrum infected?please help me to my problem.thank you.
Asked On : Sat, 8 Sep 2012
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Welcome to HealthcareMagic forum

Tinnitus is a symptom and not an infection. According to your description, it seems to be a middle ear infection, which is commonly referred to as otitis media with or without fungal infection. It requires a complete examination of the ear without which it is difficult to comment about your problem. Also an audiometry done will help in ruling out any damage to the inner ear.

As of now, avoid any water into the ear and consult your doctor at the earliest.

Dr. Naveen Kumar N.
ENT and Head & Neck Surgeon
Answered: Sun, 9 Sep 2012
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