Sudden Swelling Under Ear

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Otitis media - acute; Infection - inner ear; Middle ear infection - acute


Some ear infections will safely clear up on their own without antibiotics. Often, treating the pain and allowing the body time to heal itself is all that is needed:

  • Apply a warm cloth or warm water bottle to the affected ear.
  • Use over-the-counter pain relief drops for ears, or ask the doctor about prescription ear drops to relieve pain.
  • Take...
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