Key points about middle ear infections
- Ear infections can affect both children and adults.
- Pain and fever can be the most common symptoms.
- Without treatment, permanent hearing loss may happen.
- Take antibiotics as prescribed and finish all of the prescription. This can help prevent antibiotic resistant infections or incomplete treatment with the infection returning.
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Providers Who Treat Otitis Media (Middle Ear Infection)
Departments that Treat Otitis Media (Middle Ear Infection)
Ear, Nose and Throat (Otolaryngology)
Our pediatric otolaryngology experts diagnose and treat a wide range of pediatric ear, nose and throat disorders.