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I need help with tinnitus please on the right side

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Hello I need help with tinnitus please on the right side
Submitted: 4 days ago.
Category: Neurology
Expert:  Elliot Ruff replied 4 days ago.

Good evening, I am Dr Ruff. Thank you for contacting us today.

I am sorry that you are experiencing Tinnitus. Tinnitus is always important to address, an examination is needed to exclude an obstructive cause, as wax can cause this. If there is no obstruction then an Audiology assessment is needed to see if there is any hearing loss and a head MRI to find the cause.

Customer: replied 4 days ago.
I had a very strong headache in my temple 2 months ago and passed out since then I have very loud noise in my right ear sometimes numb hands and muscle spasms also my ear sometimes hurt like squizzing pain and my jaw. I also have a growth on my tonsil I think when I swallow it hurts my ear
Expert:  Elliot Ruff replied 4 days ago.
I am sorry to hear. Do get this checked though please.