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What causes ear sensitivity?

HI. I am sensitive in my left ear when I hear certain sounds, and also when someone is speaking to me through my right ear, I hear a tapping sound in my left ear. Something like two pieces of sticky tape being tapped together. What is this I am going thru?
Tue, 6 Sep 2016
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Hi welcome to health care magic...

You are having increase noise sensitivity as per history....
So it could be hyperacusis like condition...

Your work up should be done with....
-ear examination by otoscopy
-Detail history
-medication history
-neuroogical Examination
-hearing tests etc...

When inner get damaged by any reason chance of increase hearing sensitivity present...
So according to the cause treatment guided...

Take care

Advise : Otorhinolaryngologist consultation for examination and further work up....
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