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Not usually. Swimmer's ear (otitis externa) typically causes inflammation only in the ear canal. Fever is usually associated with more systemic...
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Hi I get swimmers ear each year, I just use a good soft gel ear plugs, and use olive oil in my ears, it works for me.Good Luck
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There are two possibilities....first, you may have completely packed your wax-filled ear against the eardrum. In this case, your eardrum cannot move...
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You most likely have chronic "swimmer's ear" (otitis externa) BECAUSE you use Q-tips. Wax is not dirt...it is a beneficial, protective...
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Yes. Swimmer's ear (otitis externa) is really a SKIN infection that happens to be in the ear canal. Changes in altitude will have absolutely no...
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Known to medical professionals as otitis externa, swimmer's ear is an inflammation of the  ear canal. Its common name comes from the fact that...
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The symptoms of swimmer's ear include:Itching inside the ear Watery discharge from the ear Severe pain and tenderness in the ear, especially when...
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Swimmer's ear is usually not a dangerous condition and often clears up within a few days after starting treatment. However, if untreated, it can...
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Chronic (long-term) swimmer's ear can be caused by a bacterial infection, a skin condition (eczema or seborrhea), fungus (Aspergillosis), chronic...
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Regardless of the cause, moisture and irritation will prolong the course of swimmer's ear. For this reason, the ear should be kept dry. While...
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Decrease exposure to water. If you are prone to infections it is advisable that you use an ear plug when you bathe or swim. Swimmer's ear drops or...
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The first symptom of infection is that the ear will feel full, and it may itch. Next, the ear canal will swell and ear drainage will follow. At this...
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External otitis or "swimmer's ear" is an infection of the skin covering the outer ear and ear canal. Acute external otitis is commonly a bacterial...
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