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Doctor insights on: Myringitis Bullosa In Children

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How can I treat myringitis bullosa?

How can I treat myringitis bullosa?

Antibiotics maybe: Bullous myringitis was formerly thought to be mainly due to mycoplasma, and so antibiotics such as erythromycins were commonly used. But recent studies imply that the same organisms which cause routine otitis media cause the bullous form as well. Viruses can also cause it. If supportive care alone does not allow it to resolve, antibiotics may be curative. ...Read more

Myringitis Bullosa (Definition)

It is a painful middle ear infection and there are blisters on the eardrum. It responds to ...Read more


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Are the symptoms of myringitis bullosa bad?

Are the symptoms of myringitis bullosa bad?

Myringitis bullosa: Myringitis bullosa is a variation on the common earache/infection (otitis media) in which the germ elicits an inflammatory reaction on the outer surface of the ear drum which causes a large blister. Symptoms are similar to that of an ordinary ear infection, although in some cases the pain is more severe. There are no long term serious complications of this infection. Antibiotics should be taken. ...Read more

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How fast can I make my myringitis bullosa go away?

Bullous myringitis: The treatment and prognosis for myringitis bullosa are the same as for acute otitis media (aom) without bullae. Management includes symptomatic therapy with pain remedies and treatment with antibiotics versus observation. The signs and symptoms of aom usually resolve in 24 to 72 hours with appropriate antimicrobial therapy, and a bit more slowly in children who do not get antibiotics initially. ...Read more

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Does myringitis bullosa usually cause many symptoms?

Does myringitis bullosa usually cause many symptoms?

Not too many: The major symptoms are ear pain and hearing loss. The inflammation of the ear causes pain and changes the way that the eardrum vibrates which in turn causes hearing difficulty. ...Read more

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What is the definition or description of: myringitis bullosa?

What is the definition or description of: myringitis bullosa?

Blisters on ear drum: It is a painful middle ear infection and there are blisters on the eardrum. It responds to antibiotics and heals fine. ...Read more

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Do people with myringitis bullosa have a lot of pain?

Bullous myringitis: Myringitis bullosa is an ear infection where the causative germ actually induces a blister on the surface of the ear drum. Usually, but not always, this causes a severe earache. It is treatable with common antibiotics. ...Read more

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How long does bullous myringitis last?

Same as: Ordinary middle ear infection. With proper antibiotic treatment, resolution is expected within 10 days. ...Read more

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I am flying in 4 weeks and currently have an incredibly painful bullous myringitis. Is it better to heal or pop. How long does it take to heal?

Bullies myrimgitis: Get some Flonase and pop your ears 30 to 40 times a day. This should help you improve in the next week or so. 2/3rds of ear infections will clear in a month. Good luck and feel better ...Read more

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I have had this for a month now and it doesn't feel like it's getting any better - Bullous myringitis. I am currently applying antibiotic drops in my?

Bullous myringitis: I would generally treat this oral prednisone, 20mg twice a day for 5 to 7 days, either zithromax or ciprofloxicin, possibly ciprodex ear drops. This entity can cause residual hearing loss, vertigo, tinnitus and other symptoms. Should be seeing ENT. Get audiogram. ...Read more

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What to do about ear infection (bullous myringitis); when will I get my hearing back?

What to do about ear infection (bullous myringitis); when will I get my hearing back?

See a doctor. Maybe.: Bullous myringitis is usually treated with antibiotics prescribed by your physician. About your hearing, if this is occurring after many ear infections you might have some hearing loss. If this is an isolated incident, give it a week to clear up the infection and start healing, as fluid clears out of the infection, you will be able to hear better. ...Read more

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I have ear infection (bullous myringitis); when will I get my hearing back, what to do for treatment?

I have ear infection (bullous myringitis); when will I get my hearing back, what to do for treatment?

Ear infections: In general, I would normally tell a patient to see there doctor to treat ear infections if there is pain and hearing will eventually return if treated. ...Read more

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Why are kids with epidermis bullosa called butterfly children?

Why are kids with epidermis bullosa called butterfly children?

See below: It is a term that refers to their skin being as fragile as a butterfly's wings. ...Read more

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I am married in 1 year no children en problem in my health would you eat that type of food can be eat him in my husband and me?

I am married in 1 year no children en problem in my health would you eat that type of food can be eat him in my husband and me?

Chocolate: This is not scientific but neither is having babies! Try anything chocolate. Eat romantic foods. Avoid alcohol and stimulants. Relax. Enjoy being married without children. The more you relax and enjoy your spouse the better your marriage will be and the more prepared you we be to be a parent. You are learning patience and you will need it! OB doctors have solutions for you when wanted ...Read more

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Can children use Clobex?

Can children use Clobex?

Clobex/children: It is safe to use in kids 12 and older. Under age 12, it is a pretty hefty steroid to use for a kid. It is a steroid, and a fairly potent one at that. Kids can absorb it through their skin and it can then affect them as if they ingested it. I would use a lower potency steroid on a kid under 12, although there are occasions when a stronger one is needed - close monitoring is then needed as well ...Read more

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Can children use Betimol?

Can children use Betimol?

Yes: If monitored closely by a pediatric eye specialist

The medicine is used to reduce intra-ocular pressure caused by conditions like glaucoma ...Read more

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Can children use Periogel?

Can children use Periogel?

2 and over - yes: This product is used to help heal a mouth or gum injury. The key to safety is the ability of the child to spit it out after use.

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Can children use Phoslyra?

Can children use Phoslyra?

Depends: Phoslyra is used to help reduce phosphate levels in end stage renal disease. If your child has renal disease and is working with a specialist this may be considered in the treatment plan. I would review your concerns with the MD who recommended the medication.

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Can children use Halonate?

Can children use Halonate?

Not Recommended: Greetings. I would not recommend the use of Halonate on a child if it was not prescribed by a Dermatologist. Because it is categorized as a "super high potency" topical steriod, it can have serious side effects when used incorrectly. High potency creams and ointments can be asorbed easily through the skin and cause malfunction to certain organs. Best regards. ...Read more

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Can children take Flo-PRED?

Can children take Flo-PRED?

Steroids: Flo-pred is a brand of prednisolone a steroid often used in children with asthma, colitis, and other disorders where an anti-inflammatory medication is used. ...Read more

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Can children use Triesence?

Can children use Triesence?

Specialist decision: Triesence is an injectable steroid into your eye to treat inflammation when steroid eye drops are not helpful. Use on a child would need to be monitored closely and be administered by an eye specialist with experience using this medication. It is not something I typically see in my practice so I suspect your child has a unique health challenge. Good luck!

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Can children use Nexterone?

Can children use Nexterone?

Yes, but: Only in certain situations. It is a cardiac drug used in life threatening cardiac arrhythmias. It is typically given via IV in critically ill patients. ...Read more

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Can children take Baycadron?

Can children take Baycadron?

Yes: Also known as dexamethasone, a steroid commonly given for things like croup in children. ...Read more

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Can children take Serviflox?

Can children take Serviflox?

Serviflox in kids -: The answer to your question is yes and no. The medicine is ciprofloxacin. Generally we do not give this to pediatric patients because there is a risk for tendon problems in patients who have not reached full maturity. However, there are situations where the risk of this happening is outweighed by the need for the med - like in kids with Cystic Fibrosis Also, the ear drops are safe in kids! ...Read more

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What age should children smile?

What age should children smile?

About 1 month old: Babies begin to smile spontaneously at about 1 month of age. They begin to smile in response to your smile, face or voice at about 2 months of age. ...Read more

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Can children use Medihaler-EPI?

Can children use Medihaler-EPI?

Probably not: I have reviewed this product information as I have not heard of it. It's inhaled epinephrine which is not currently on the Pediatric asthma protocols. I would not advise it's use at this time.

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Will my children have this condition?

Will my children have this condition?

What condition?: When you submit a question to the site please read it through before you send it. Understand that each question is set up individually. Your submissions are not linked. If you submit one question & a separate followup question, the followup question must have enough information to stand on it's own. ...Read more