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Ayurvedic Treatment For Ear Drum Hole
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Yes: Antibiotic ear drops can be prescribed to treat outer and middle ear infections even with a perforation. Sometimes oral antibiotics are needed for middle ear infections alone or with the drops. The other pressing issue is the "holes" you were born with. That is unusual and you should see an ENT doctor for full exam and hearing test.
Can politics stop civilian ent's say surgery needed for mastotiditis & tore ear drum. Civ dr's refuse treatment when thy find out va caused it apr 201?
Gets complicated...: In general, the U.S. Is a free country, so a patient can select any doctor he wants to go to, and likewise, a doctor can select which patient he wants to treat. That makes life fair. Usually, if there is a complication after a surgery, that surgeon or another surgeon on the same team corrects the problems, instead of bringing an outside person into a problem situation. The va may have more rules.
Several: Problems like these can only be correctly handled by your doctor in person. He/she needs to listen to you, perform an examination and possibly run labs or other tests. That's the only way he/she can find out what's going on and what to do about it.
What is the treatment for ear discharge in tympanic membrane perforation, is it safe to use CPAP device in this situation?
Is there infection: If there is an infection you will need to be treated with anabiotic's. The discharge should be evaluated. I don't think the CPAP will be a major problem. You can discuss this with your physician.
Is tympanic membrane perforation a contraindication for CPAP & APAP use for sleep apnea, what is the treatment for ear discharge from this condition?
CPAP: CPAP OVERVIEW CPAP (Continuous Positive Airway Pressure) is a tool which can be used to assist the oxygenation of several respiratory pathologies. CPAP is not a r eplacement for any medicati on or procedure, but a t ool which can provide a high level of ventilatory support without the need for RSI or intubation. Patients whose condition is resistant to parenteral medications but whose respiratory effort does not yet require intubation should be considered prime candidates for CPAP. INDICATIONS? Respiratory distress secondary to suspected congesti ve heart failure, acute cardiogenic pulmonary edema, pneumonia, and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (asthma, bronchitis, emphysema). CONTRAINDICATIONS? Unconsciousness? Suspected pneumothorax? Inadequate respiratory drive? Shock/Hypotension (BP <90)? Chest wall trauma? Persistent nausea/vomiting? Has active upper GI bleeding or history of recent gastric surge
How can I cure my ear drum has a hole and water will fill it easily and infection will follow through?
Avoid water in ear: A hole in an ear drum (perforated tympanic membrane) will normally heal on its own. It is very important to not allow water to get into an ear with a perforated eardrum. You should wear an ear plug (or cotton coated with vaseline) in your ear with the perforated TM whenever you shower, bath, wash your hair, or go swimming. Ask your doctor to look at your ear and let you know when it is healed.
Ear drum hole: Yes it is possible. Antibiotic drops or by mouth may cure infection and perforations. Also, many perforations will heal without any treatment. Sometimes a small hole will be treated with medication to inflame the edges. This occasionally stimulates healing.
I still have fluid behind my ear drum after a full corse of antibiotics to cure a middle and external ear infection, both sides. What should/can I do?
What type of dr, specialist or therapist is recommended to see for treatment of bppv I also can't figure out which ear is affected for an epley manuv?
Otologist: Ear nose and throat specialists (Otolaryngologists) are the most specialized doctors who treat vertigo. They can make sure you have benign paroxysmal positional vertigo and not another cause of dizziness or vertigo. Vestibular rehabilitation exercises like the Epley maneuver are best done under the supervision of a trained physical or occupational therapist certified in their use.
Should self heal: A transient loss of hearing of about 50% is common during ear infection due to fluid debris in the ear space. As this heals over weeks, the hearing usually returns to prior levels.
Cool compress: Try a cool compress, some anti-histamines and Hydrocortisone cream.
OM symptoms: Can be variable. Some symptoms include fullness, hearing loss, pain, ear drainage, dizziness, and fever. Treatment of ear infections is individualized, but usually consists of some form of antibiotic. Secondary medications may include decongestants, mucolytics, antiinflammatories/steroids and pain medications.
Time for visit: This can mean an active middle ear infection with a perforation of the ear drum or just a significant canal infection. Treatment would differ based on the actual site of the infection. If a perforation in an adult, it would require longer term followup and possible repair. This is one issue that deserves an office evaluation with your doc.
Chronic OM: After 3 months, your infection is considered chronic and more difficult to treat. Your primary care provider should be able to provide some treatment options to you, or refer you to an ENT specialist.See 1 more doctor answer