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A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Oscar Novick
57 years experience Pediatrics
Vice versa: Usually a sore throat gives rise to an ear infection.

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A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
45 years experience Pediatrics
No: The ear infection is in a separate compartment and does not trigger such added problems.However, ear infections seldom occur alone. They are often a s ... Read More
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A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Marvin Ott
19 years experience Emergency Medicine
Swimmer's Ear: alone shouldn't cause sore throat or hoarseness of voice, and is fine to sing with. If you are having other symptoms you are concerned about, you may ... Read More
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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mark Patterson
31 years experience Pediatrics
Many illnesses can: Whenever you are sick, your body mounts a response to fight off that infection. Some of the chemicals released by your own body and those released by ... Read More
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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Olayinka Adedayo
35 years experience Infectious Disease
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A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Nicole Frommann
21 years experience Urgent Care
Variable: It depends on if you are on treatment/antibiotics. If you are then the symptoms should resolve in about a week. If you are not then you need someone t ... Read More
A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Paul Grin
Dr. Paul Grin answered
35 years experience Pain Management
Yes it can: Middle ear infection often caused by sore throat. During the sore throat the immune system is weak and you are susceptible to infections in general. ... Read More
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A 30-year-old male asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
45 years experience Pediatrics
May be related: Middle ear infections often arise after a cold or other process involving the upper airway/throat/adenoids/tonsils. If a specific germ is dominating t ... Read More
A 44-year-old female asked:
Dr. Vahe Yetimyan
50 years experience General Practice
Strep throat: It sounds like started as a viral phayngitis and later on turn to strep throat. See clinic if that is where your doctor is located and get a rapid str ... Read More
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A 50-year-old female asked:
Dr. Yash Khanna
56 years experience Family Medicine
EAR INFECTION: Yes it can be ear infection, which may be caused by viruses or bacteria you can only tell by looking at throat and ear drums you need to consult you ... Read More
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