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A 20-year-old male asked:

i hav pain in my right ear and little hearing loss.. is it any infection? is there a chance i of me getting deaf..

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Dr. John Munshower
Family Medicine 30 years experience
Otitis media?: With those symptoms you may have an ear infection, could be viral or bacterial. Doubtful you will go deaf with a minor ear infection. See a dr. To get an evaluation and examination with an otiscope (a device a dr. Uses to look into your ear), to be properly DX and treated, good luck.

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Last updated Jan 28, 2019

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