How JustAnswer Works:
  • Ask an Expert
    Experts are full of valuable knowledge and are ready to help with any question. Credentials confirmed by a Fortune 500 verification firm.
  • Get a Professional Answer
    Via email, text message, or notification as you wait on our site.
    Ask follow up questions if you need to.
  • 100% Satisfaction Guarantee
    Rate the answer you receive.
Ask IVY MD Your Own Question
IVY MD
IVY MD, Doctor
Category: Medical
Satisfied Customers: 1711
Experience:  USA trained physician in Internal Medicine, Critical Care, Anesthesiology, and Interventional Pain
26532264
Type Your Medical Question Here...
IVY MD is online now
A new question is answered every 9 seconds

my left ear always feels like there is something crawling in

This answer was rated:

my left ear always feels like there is something crawling in my ear. My right one occasionally feels the same. What could be the cause of this?
This is actually usually more from an allergic response. However, if you don't feel that this is an allergic issue, and after trying an antihistamine like benadryl or claritin, then you may need to get it checked out to see if there is anything in there. It's unlikely to be a foreign body as you are having intermittent issues and bilateral, whereby it is much more rare to have bilateral foreign bodies.
IVY MD and 5 other Medical Specialists are ready to help you

Related Medical Questions