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What is the cause for ear pain ?

i needd to know if my 6month old son had a stroke.. i let him cry for 5mins and when i got him it took me at least 20minutes to get him to stop cring then he gave me a blank stare even while i was talking to him then when i finally got him to smile it looked like half of a smile.. right now he has an ear infection but i dont belive this was the cause for his actions
Wed, 25 Jan 2012
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Hi,christine,please report this to your doctor.There are chances of this being some convulsion or breath holding spasm.this needs to be clarified and treated accordingly.Stroke is not the issue at all.But report this to your doctor.Any high grade fever can lead to this.bye and take care.
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