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What is Tinnitus? Its causes and symptoms ?

What is Tinnitus? Its causes and symptoms ?

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Tinnitus are sounds that are heard in one ear (or both) or in their head without being emitted from an outside source. These symptoms are often related to acoustic trauma or ear aging. What are tinnitus? Tinnitus are auditory sensations (hissing, sizzling, humming) that are not caused by external noise. There are two types: Tinnitus "Objectives ": They are rare (5% of cases) and correspond to the sound of an organ located inside the body (e.g.: noise of blood circulating in a vessel of the neck or head). An outside person can hear it. Their cause must be sought, because treatment is often possible; Tinnitus "subjective ": They represent 95% of cases. They are associated with an ear disease. They take the form of buzzing ear or whistling, only perceived by the patient. In any case, the s...