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What causes you to hear differently if you have an ear infection?
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Dr. Mary Ann Block
General Practice
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In brief: Fluid
Most ear infections are caused from fluid in the middle ear. The fluid causes difficulty in hearing.
It's a little like trying to hear under water.

In brief: Fluid
Most ear infections are caused from fluid in the middle ear. The fluid causes difficulty in hearing.
It's a little like trying to hear under water.
Dr. Mary Ann Block
Dr. Mary Ann Block
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Dr. Scott Rickert
ENT - Head & Neck Surgery
In brief: Ear drainage/fluid
Drainage/fluid from an ear infection block the conduction of sound and cause localized hearing loss.
Treating the ear infection can help clear the infeciton and allow the fluid to drain over time.

In brief: Ear drainage/fluid
Drainage/fluid from an ear infection block the conduction of sound and cause localized hearing loss.
Treating the ear infection can help clear the infeciton and allow the fluid to drain over time.
Dr. Scott Rickert
Dr. Scott Rickert
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