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Toddler have redness behind ear. What to do?

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Dr. Praveen Tayal

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Posted on Sun, 28 Oct 2012 in Child Health
Question: red behind ear on my toddler
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Answered by Dr. Praveen Tayal 2 hours later
Hello,
Thanks for posting your query.
The redness behind the ear in a toddler can be due to many causes. You need to give a few more details so that i can help you better.
1. Is there is any swelling behind the ear?
2. Any pain in ear?
3. Any history of ear or nose or throat infections.
4. Fever?
A good close up picture will be very much appreciated. You may attach a picture using the "upload your reports" feature on the query page-right hand side.
I hope this answers your query.
In case you have additional questions or doubts, you can forward them to me, and I shall be glad to help you out.
Please accept my answer in case you do not have further queries.
Wishing you good health.
Regards.
Dr. Praveen Tayal.

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