Ear Ache, Ringing In Ears And Swelling

Reviewed on 12/21/2022

Earache is typically a sign of ear canal infection. Ringing in the ears can occur after exposure to loud noises or as a symptom of other conditions such as Meniere's disease. Ringing in ears has also been reported as a medication side effect. It is important not to stop taking any prescribed medications without the advice of a doctor. Keep track of all your symptoms, and describe any worrisome symptoms to your doctor.

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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