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Houston, TX
A 24-year-old female asked:

Can a swimmers ear infection cause you to feel tired?

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Dr. Al Hegab
Dr. Al Hegabanswered
Allergy and Immunology 41 years experience
Unlikely : Unless really extensive and causing more symptoms such as pain and swelling, best wishes

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Houston, TX
A 24-year-old female asked:

What are the signs of swimmers ear infection or Ottis media and does the ear infection make you feel tired ?

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Dr. Donald Colantino
Internal Medicine 62 years experience
Ear infections: Swimmers ear involves inflammation/infection of the ear canal and is treated with ear drops containing an antibiotic, antifungal agent and a corticosteroid. Otitis media is an infection of the ear drum and is treated with oral antibiotics and ear drops to relieve pain.. Any infection may cause some fatigue. Otitis media is.more serious than swimmers ear.
Last updated Jun 23, 2019


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