Anonymous asked in HealthHealth & Well-BeingFirst Aid · 5 months ago

How long does it take for an ear infection to get bad?

1 Answer

  • 5 months ago
    Best answer

    It depends. Abscesses can be sealed off, and when that happens they might simply stay in place. However, ear infections can cause deafness and osteomyelitis, a serious bone infection.

    It's best to get it treated with antibiotics.

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