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When is permanent ear tubes used? After how many attempts of regular ones?

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Dr. Joseph Shen
Cardiology - Cardiac Electrophysiology
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In brief: Individualized decis

You may want to discuss this your pediatrician.
This is probably an individualized decision... Read more here... Ear tubes may not be necessary. http://www.nytimes.com/2006/08/15/health/15brody.html?pagewanted=all.

In brief: Individualized decis

You may want to discuss this your pediatrician.
This is probably an individualized decision... Read more here... Ear tubes may not be necessary. http://www.nytimes.com/2006/08/15/health/15brody.html?pagewanted=all.
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Dr. Martin Raff
There is considerable disagreement by physicians on when such tubes are indicated, and if at all. Find a pediatric ENT doctor and discuss this with them
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