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Ear canal itch: Pain due to lesions related to the external ear or radiating pain from middle and inner ear. See detailed information below for a list of 13 causes of Ear canal itch, Symptom Checker, including diseases and drug side effect causes.
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Medical Conditions associated with Ear canal itch:
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