Tinnitus | Causes & Risk Factors


What causes tinnitus?

The following are among the most common causes of tinnitus:

Allergies, high blood pressure, low blood pressure, diabetes, tumors and head injuries can also cause tinnitus.

In many cases, the cause of tinnitus cannot be identified.

Written by familydoctor.org editorial staff

Reviewed/Updated: 05/14
Created: 10/09