Ear Ache, Itching Or Burning, Pain Or Discomfort And Sensitive To Noise

Reviewed on 2/28/2022

These symptoms can be due to a number of causes including ear canal infection or migraine headache. an ear infection may be related to an infection of the middle ear or external ear, known as Swimmer's ear. If you have signs of an ear infection that do not improve, discuss your symptoms with your doctor so that you can receive appropriate treatment.

While the list below can be considered as a guide to educate yourself about these conditions, this is not a substitute for a diagnosis from a health care provider. There are many other medical conditions that also can be associated with your symptoms and signs. Here are a number of those from MedicineNet:

At MedicineNet, we believe it is important to take charge of your health through measures such as a living healthy lifestyle, practicing preventative medicine, following a nutrition plan, and getting regular exercise. Understanding your symptoms and signs and educating yourself about health conditions are also a part of living your healthiest life. The links above will provide you with more detailed information on these medical conditions to help you inform yourself about the causes and available treatments for these conditions.

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