Patient :I had a cold for 12 days. It went away for 9 and came back. This time it is affecting the hearing in my left ear so much so that if someone stands on my left side and talks to me, I can't hear them or understand what they are saying.
Symptoms: Intermittent stuffy sinuses. Pressure in left ear. Infrequent sharp twinge in left ear. Loss of the majority of hearing in the left ear.
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