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what to do about a ear infection in summer?

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Dr. Mark Diamond
45 years experience Pediatrics
See the Doctor: A true ear infection may improve naturally.But if the symptoms persist, the doctor may need to prescribe antibiotics. T he season makes no difference.I would wait no more than a week.
Answered on Oct 3, 2016

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