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My brother has developed inner ear infection with fluid behind eardrum. What is it exactly?

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Dr. Gurmukh Singh
Pathology

In brief: Middle ear infection

It is infection of the middle ear, not inner ear.
Though fluid can accumulate due to allergies also. Fluid behind the ear drum can and should be treated to prevent damage to hearing.

In brief: Middle ear infection

It is infection of the middle ear, not inner ear.
Though fluid can accumulate due to allergies also. Fluid behind the ear drum can and should be treated to prevent damage to hearing.
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
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