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Treatment for Otitis media - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 21-Feb-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?
User :   Hello, I believe i have an ear infection
Doctor :   Ok
User :   its swollen and hurts rather bad
Doctor :   Do you feel any discharge?
User :   Yes
User :   but not much
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   May I know your age and gender?
User :   18 female
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   Do you have fever?
User :   A mild on
User :   yesterday it was higher
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   I can possibly tell that this is case of Otitis Media
Doctor :   That is a Provisional Diagnosis
Doctor :   For this you will need to take
Doctor :   Antibiotic ear drops
Doctor :   Antibiotic medications orally as well
Doctor :   And Paracetamol
User :   ok
Doctor :   So I advise you to meet an ENT surgeon
Doctor :   And get yourself evaluated
User :   Ok Thank you I was just wondering if there was anything i could do before having to go to the doctor but i dont think there is anything else i can do.

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