A 33-year-old member asked:
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sore throat and ear pain what should i do?

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Dr. Oswald Cameron-Morales
41 years experience Dentistry
Visit your physician: Your condition can be caused by a simple bacterial or viral infection , upper respiratory condition, teeth or gum problems or some other cause. Their is no way around visiting your physician. Do not take any chances.
Answered on Oct 17, 2012
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Dr. Paul Grin
Dr. Paul Grin answered
35 years experience Pain Management
See your PCP: Your ears, nose, sinus and throat are connected, so a problem with one can mean a problem for another. The proper diagnosis is the key to successful treatment. See your PCP for evaluation and diagnosis.
Answered on Nov 15, 2014

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