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Dr. Andrew Rynne
Dr. Andrew Rynne

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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
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General & Family Physician 's  Response

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.

Dr. C.ELANCHEZHIAN, General & Family Physician
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