Ringing in ears whenever it’s too quiet and/or silent?

I’ve lived my whole life, for as long as I can remember, hearing a ringing in my ears whenever it’s silent, or too quiet, and it’s just now come to my attention that this might not be normal. It’s like a high pitched ringing noise. If you’ve seen that one scene in the hunger games where Katniss blows up the... show more I’ve lived my whole life, for as long as I can remember, hearing a ringing in my ears whenever it’s silent, or too quiet, and it’s just now come to my attention that this might not be normal. It’s like a high pitched ringing noise.

If you’ve seen that one scene in the hunger games where Katniss blows up the careers supplies and her ear’s ringing, it sounds like that. Might be tinnitus, not sure.
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