Hearing Loss And Nasal Congestion

Reviewed on 11/28/2022

Acquired hearing loss can occur after exposure to loud noises or in the presence of earwax blockage or congestion due to ear infections. Conditions that cause nasal congestion such as colds, allergic reactions, or sinus infections might also be associated with ear infections. If you have signs of an infection that are not improving or if you are concerned about any symptoms, seek the advice of a health care provider.

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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