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Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Very Good Posted in: Ear, Nose and Throat Problems
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Doctor :   hi
Doctor :   how can i help you
Doctor :   please go ahead with ur medical query
User :   Hi, I have had what I think is an ear infection for about a week now.
User :   I have a fullness feeling in my ear
Doctor :   ok
User :   and pain only occasionally
Doctor :   do u have fever and earache as well?
Doctor :   is there any discharge or swelling around the ears?
User :   no fever although I was sick with the flu right before the ear infection started
User :   no discharge or swelling
Doctor :   how severe is the pain?
User :   not very severe at all, just very slight pain on occasion
Doctor :   For Health purposes please provide your Age, Gender, Location, Occupation, Marital status, Height and Weight.
User :   26, female, educator, single, 5"1' 120 lbs
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   do u have dizziness
User :   no
Doctor :   do u have any other medical problems other than this
Doctor :   or taking any medicine as of now?
User :   nope, no other medical problems besides having the flu a week or so ago. no medicine
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   since the ear pain is persisting
Doctor :   i would suggest u to consult a physician
Doctor :   ur ear pain could be due to wax as well

Doctor :   was in ear i mean
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