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Experience:  Board certified general Adult Neurologist, with experience in experimental neuroimaging and neurodiagnostics.
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What is causing a constant thumping in my right ear

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what is causing a constant thumping in my right ear
Submitted: 10 months ago.
Category: Neurology
Expert:  Dr. Frank replied 10 months ago.

Hello. Is it a regular thumping as from your heart beat, or intermittent? Dr Frank

Customer: replied 10 months ago.
Intermittent
Expert:  Dr. Frank replied 10 months ago.

It is most likely related to your eustachian tube, a change in pressure from your sinuses. Do you smoke? have a history of sinusitis? any ear pain or fullness? If you blow your nose, does it change? Dr Frank