Tinnitus is a medical condition in which a person experiences ringing, buzzing, hissing, or other similar sounds in their ears or head without any external sound source. It can be a temporary or chronic condition and can affect one or both ears.
Tinnitus can be caused by various factors, including exposure to loud noises, ear infections, earwax buildup, certain medications, high blood pressure, and head and neck injuries. In some cases, tinnitus can also be a symptom of an underlying medical condition such as Meniere’s disease, acoustic neuroma, or otosclerosis.
There is no known cure for tinnitus, but there are several treatment options available to manage the symptoms. The treatment for tinnitus depends on the underlying cause and the severity of the symptoms.
Some common treatment options for tinnitus include:
Our Healthcare Team at CMC Dubai are here for you if you are experiencing tinnitus symptoms to determine the underlying cause and the best course of treatment for your specific situation.