A 18-year-old female asked about a male:
How to tell between teething or ear infection , im a new mom?
2 doctor answers • 3 doctors weighed in
Pediatric Dentistry 42 years experience
See yourPediatrician: I get this question often. Both can cause discomfort. Often the ear infection will wake up your child at night. I always tell parents to visit the child's pediatrician first. If nothing is found wrong and the ears then we can assume teething. We always "blame" the teeth last for the discomfort. We would not want to miss treating an ear infection by thinking it's just teething.
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