Middle Ear Infection (Otitis Media) in Adults | Cedars-Sinai - adult ear

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Ear infections in adults (middle ear): Causes, symptoms, and treatment adult ear


Ear infections are less common in adults than in children, but they may be more serious or more difficult to treat in adulthood. Learn about the.

This kind of ear infection can happen after any condition that keeps fluid from draining from the middle ear. Acute otitis media- This middle ear infection occurs suddenly. Chronic otitis media- This is a middle ear infection that does not go away, or happens repeatedly, over.

Although ear infections are most common in children, adults can also get them. Learn all about the causes, symptoms, and treatment options.