Otitis Media with Effusion (Silent Ear Infection) complications
Otitis Media with Effusion (Silent Ear Infection)

Complications could include:

  • Your sweet-natured infant erupts in a fit of fussiness and intense crying. Your toddler clutches her ear while wincing in pain. Your older child complains about a pain in his ears. For children, these behaviors often mean they have acute otitis me...
    Source:HLCMS
  • A cholesteatoma is a non-cancerous skin cyst that develops in the middle section of your ear. It may be congenital-meaning that you were born with it. It can also be caused by repeated ear infections. ...
    Source:HLCMS
  • Rinne and Weber tests are exams that test for hearing loss. They determine whether a patient has conductive or sensorineural hearing loss.
    Source:HLCMS
  • After years of trying and failing to find a distinct relationship between type 2 diabetes and hearing loss, recent studies have confirmed that relationship. In 2008, the National Institute of Health (NIH) found that hearing loss is twice as common...
    Source:HLCMS
  • Hearing loss is when you are unable to partially or completely hear sound in one or both of your ears. In most people, hearing loss begins after age 20 (MedlinePlus). Hearing loss typically occurs gradually over time, but by the time a person reac...
    Source:HLCMS
  • Communication disorders can affect how a person receives, sends, processes, and understands concepts.
    Source:HLCMS
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