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Is a crackly ear an ear infection?

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Dr. Kristi Woods
Pediatrics
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In brief: Not necessarily

I'd recommend getting it looked at if it hurts.
An ear infection could be crackly, cut crackly doesn't mean ear infection.

In brief: Not necessarily

I'd recommend getting it looked at if it hurts.
An ear infection could be crackly, cut crackly doesn't mean ear infection.
Dr. Kristi Woods
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