Tinnitus: Condition with ringing, buzzing, or noises in the ears
Detailed cause information for symptom: Tinnitus:
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Types of Tinnitus: ear sounds (16)
Tinnitus type of: Ear sounds (16)
Symptoms: symptom center, symptom groups, symptom descriptions
Possible causes of symptom: Tinnitus: The following medical conditions are some of the possible causes of Tinnitus as a symptom. There are likely to be other possible causes, so ask your doctor about your symptoms.
- Ear infection
- Fluid in the ear (see Ear discharge)
- Ear wax
- Meniere's disease
- Auditory nerve tumor
- Loud noise exposure - see also noise induced hearing loss
- Heart murmur - the sound of the heart is sometimes heard within the ear.
- Anemia - may cause noises in the ear.
- Paget's disease of bone
- Psychological disorders
- Certain medications
- See causes of tinnitus for more information
Medications or substances causing Tinnitus: The following drugs, medications, substances or toxins are some of the possible causes of Tinnitus as a symptom. This list is incomplete and various other drugs or substances may cause your symptoms. Always advise your doctor of any medications or treatments you are using, including prescription, over-the-counter, supplements, herbal or alternative treatments.
Conditions listing symptoms: Tinnitus: The following list of conditions have 'Tinnitus' or similar listed as a symptom in our database. This computer-generated list may be inaccurate or incomplete. Always seek prompt professional medical advice about the cause of any symptom.
Conditions listing complications: Tinnitus: The following list of conditions have 'Tinnitus' or similar listed as a complication in our database. The distinction between a symptom and complication is not always clear, and conditions mentioning this symptom as a complication may also be relevant. This computer-generated list may be inaccurate or incomplete. Always seek prompt professional medical advice about the cause of any symptom.
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