Noises in ear

On this page you can find conditions that could be the cause of these symptoms although it is not a complete list of possible conditions.

Please note that if you have these symptoms, they may be unrelated to any of these conditions listed. If you are concerned about your symptoms then you should see a doctor.

Information written and reviewed by Certified Doctors.

Conditions

Acoustic neuroma

An acoustic neuroma is a benign non-cancerous growth, or tumour, in the brain.


Symptoms of this condition may include:

  • Hearing loss in one ear
  • Noises in ear
  • Sensation of room spinning
  • Numbness or tingling on one side of body
  • Weakness of one side of the body

Our Health A-Z contains more information on Acoustic neuroma.

If you are worried about this condition you can try our free AI Symptom Checker here.

Ménière's disease

Ménière's disease is a rare disorder that affects the inner ear.


Symptoms of this condition may include:

  • Sensation of room spinning
  • Ears feel blocked
  • Hearing loss in one ear
  • Noises in ear
  • Lightheaded or feeling dizzy

Our Health A-Z contains more information on Ménière's disease.

If you are worried about this condition you can try our free AI Symptom Checker here.

Otosclerosis

Otosclerosis is a common cause of hearing loss in young adults, which results from abnormal bone growth inside the ear.


Symptoms of this condition may include:

  • Hearing loss in both ears
  • Noises in ear
  • Lightheaded or feeling dizzy
  • Hearing loss in one ear

Our Health A-Z contains more information on Otosclerosis.

If you are worried about this condition you can try our free AI Symptom Checker here.