Otitis of the ear: treatment, symptoms and causes
One of the most common infectiousdiseases of the auditory system is otitis media. Treatment of this pathology must begin immediately after the appearance of the first signs. However, first you need to understand the causes of the disease.
Naturally, preventive measures can saveyou from this problem. To do this, you should carefully treat the cleaning of the ears, be careful while bathing. In addition, it is timely to treat certain diseases, inflammatory processes.
Otitis of the ears, the treatment of which can be performed inat home, is diagnosed on reception at an ENT. Independent diagnosis can be wrong, which will lead to very unpleasant consequences. In order to help determine the pathology, tell the doctor about her symptoms. Among them we can distinguish: edema and reddening of the external auditory canal, pain syndrome, especially when pressing on the tragus, an increase in temperature. For this disease, hearing impairment is not characteristic.
If you have an otitis media,be complex. It all depends on the causes of the disease. You may need to eliminate the concomitant infection. In order to get away with pain, you should take special oral medications. If the doctor has found purulent formation, then it must be removed. Do not try to do it yourself, as such actions are fraught with complications, and the inflammation can go deep into the hearing aid.