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What causes earache and red ears? 2 possible conditions

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One of the most important structures in your inner ear is the mastoid bone. Although it's called a bone, the mastoid does not have the typical structure associated with bones in the human body. Rather than being soli...

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Malignant Otitis Externa

Otitis externa is a common ear infection that is also known as "swimmer's ear." It develops in the inner ear. In some cases, otitis externa can spread to the outer ear and surrounding tissue, including the bones of th...

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