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What is the cause of ear infections and ear aches?

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Dr. Gutti Rao
Internal Medicine - Hospital-based practice

In brief: Ear aches

Common causes of ear aches are wax, ext otitis, middle ear infections, serous otitis media, mastoiditis etc.
Ear infections are due either to bacterial or fungal, rarely viral ( herpes zoster).

In brief: Ear aches

Common causes of ear aches are wax, ext otitis, middle ear infections, serous otitis media, mastoiditis etc.
Ear infections are due either to bacterial or fungal, rarely viral ( herpes zoster).
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