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Can i get swimmers ear from taking a shower? Sore throat this whole weekend does that have to do with it?

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Dr. Dorothy Carin
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In brief: Yes

Swimmers ear or otitis externa is usually caused from the ear canal getting wet and developing an infection.
Sore throat is not usually related to swimmers ear, but is associated with common cold which causes nasal congestion and ear pain.

In brief: Yes

Swimmers ear or otitis externa is usually caused from the ear canal getting wet and developing an infection.
Sore throat is not usually related to swimmers ear, but is associated with common cold which causes nasal congestion and ear pain.
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