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Tinnitus: sensation of noise such as a ringing or roaring in the ears.

Tinnitus can be a Migraine symptom, particularly basilar-type Migraine, and idiopathic intracranial hypertension (pseudotumor cerebri).

You can read more about tinnitus, in Migraine and IIH in:

For more terms, see our Migraine and Headache Glossary.

Medical review by John Claude Krusz, PhD, MD.