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What Causes Itchy And Dryness In The Eardrum?

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Posted on Wed, 11 Oct 2017
Question: Wh7at causes Dry itchy ear drum
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Answered by Dr. V. N. S. Parinam (50 minutes later)
Brief Answer:
Habit of picking, Fungal infection

Detailed Answer:
hi,

most commonly habit of picking with ear buds or fingers or pins causes itching. fungal infection or even start of bacterial infections can cause itching. other skin problems like follicles n psoriasis can cause similar symptoms.
I suggest proper treatment after careful Evaluation by doctor.
Above answer was peer-reviewed by : Dr. Chakravarthy Mazumdar
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Dr. V. N. S. Parinam

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Practicing since :2008

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What Causes Itchy And Dryness In The Eardrum?

Brief Answer: Habit of picking, Fungal infection Detailed Answer: hi, most commonly habit of picking with ear buds or fingers or pins causes itching. fungal infection or even start of bacterial infections can cause itching. other skin problems like follicles n psoriasis can cause similar symptoms. I suggest proper treatment after careful Evaluation by doctor.