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Is constant ringing in ears a symptom of catarrh ?

Hey i have something called catarrh, and have most the symptoms, but the one that is annoying me the most in the ringing in my ear, it s annoying as its constant i don t think its tinnitus because i have the symptoms to match catarrh just wondering if you can help me get rid of it, thankyou.
Tue, 16 Jul 2019
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Hi,

The ringing in the ears during catarrh is due to blocking in the Eustachian tube (the tube connecting the nose and the ear). You would require nasal decongestant; home remedies such as steam inhalation and drinking warm water.

Hope I have answered your query. Let me know if I can assist you further.

Regards,
Dr. Naveen Kumar, ENT Specialist
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