Get your health question answered instantly from our pool of 18000+ doctors from over 80 specialties
156 Doctors Online

By proceeding, I accept the Terms and Conditions

Dr. Andrew Rynne
MD
Dr. Andrew Rynne

Family Physician

Exp 50 years

HCM Blog Instant Access to Doctors
HCM BlogQuestions Answered
HCM Blog Satisfaction

What causes chronic ear infection and headache?

A person with severe head pain and severe ear pain. Has been diagnosed wit severe ear infection. Caws on antibiotic drip for 10 sessions as an out patient. Head pain helps with hot compresses. No appetite because the ear and head pain are so bad. Had a CT scan done plus blood work with no help.Weight loss. Severe head and ear pain ??
Tue, 9 Jul 2019
Report Abuse
General & Family Physician 's  Response
Hello,

Ear infection internal or external ear infection, any ear discharge?
If it is, you can get done culture and sensitivity of discharge, or mastitis means go for mastoid treatment. Or select correct broad-spectrum antibiotics and see. Go to a good ENT surgeon.

Hope I have answered your query. Let me know if I can assist you further.

Regards,
Dr. C.ELANCHEZHIAN, General & Family Physician
I find this answer helpful
Disclaimer: These answers are for your information only and not intended to replace your relationship with your treating physician.
This is a short, free answer. For a more detailed, immediate answer, try our premium service [Sample answer]
Share on
 

Related questions you may be interested in

doctor1 MD

I am 43 yrs old. And I am constantly getting ear infection. Sometime it s both ears. But. Most of the time. I get it in one ear one day. So I put...