EAR INFECTION AND EAR DISCHARGE

Ear infection and Ear discharge

Infection in the ear may be due to multiple reasons

    Infection in the ear may be due to multiple reasons

  •  The ear drum may be infected or perforated.
  •  The skin of the outer ear may be inflamed.
  •   The skin of the outer ear may be inflamed.
  •   Infection may be fungal in nature causing intense pain and itch in the ear.
  •  Management of an ear infection depends on whether the ear drum and middle ear are infected or the canal skin and the type of infection - bacterial, fungal or viral.
  •  Treatment would consist of antibiotics along with ear drops to be instilled in the ear several times a day.