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Can Ear Infection Cause Speech Delay In Toddler
What causes an ear infection? We have a toddler and i've noticed him pulling at his ear. Are there physical signs that we should look for if he has an ear infection.
Collection of purulent fluid behind tympanic membrane- many times secondary to nasal congestion/ viral uri- that can cause bulging of tympanic membrane, pain, redness or distortion of typical anatomic landmarks of membrane, poor mobility of membrane ultimately, tm can perforate or rupture with subsequent drainage of fluid into the ear canal. May take months for fluid from ...Read more
Help please! is ear infection responsible of the delay of talking and showing some autistic symptoms?
8mth old son had fever and ear infection took penicillin for 8 days( had delayed reaction ) 5 days later he has low grade fever should doctor see him?
Low grade fever: Means different things to different people. If he has no new symptoms like runny nose, new cough, vomiting or diarrhea then an appointment is merited. If he has new symptoms hen would follow him. Your son should have an ear recheck appointment to make sure his ear is better. This is typically done 2-4 weeks after treatment. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Poss antibiotics: many ear infections require antibiotics, but some are viral if your child is in pain use motrin or tylenol, and try some warm oil in the ear canal held in with some cotton if your child is in severe pain or has a high fever, them seek medical care ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Ear infections: Your child would need to see a homeopathic doctor or experienced practitioner for a helpful individual prescription. Remedies are prescribed according to highly specific symptoms and signs. That said, some remedies commonly called for in children's ear infections include pulsatilla, belladonna, and chamomilla. For more info: please see: www.Homeopathyusa.Org/home/eb/otitis-media.Html. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Is it possible for a toddler to develop an ear infection without having had a cold first? He is up screaming at night but acts normal during the day.
My toddler is taking cefdinir for an ear infection following a bad cold. Can that lower his body temp at night to around 96?
Temperature: The antibiotic will clear the infection, which, once it is clearing, the fever he once had will reduce, but the antibiotic should not make him get hypothermic. He is probably normal and it is a fluctuation in his temperature or a poor or inaccurate reading. Besides temperature, make sure your child is behaving normally and responsive to you regardless of his temperature. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Normal to feel 4 or more cluster of occipital lymph nodes on toddler. Mobile and only one enlarged. Just got over ear infection.
Not normal but...: Occipital nodes become palpable when young child experiences different viral illnesses or scalp infections. Swollen nodes are expected to subside within a month or two. ...Read more
Infections are invasions of some other organism (fungus, bacteria, parasite) or viruses into places where they do not belong. For instance, we have normal gut bacteria that live within us without causing problems; however, when those penetrate the bowel wall and enter the bloodstream, ...Read more
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