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Ear Otitis Media

Ear Otitis Media - What it is

What Is Otitis Media With Effusion (OME)?

OME, otherwise known as 'Glue Ear', is the collection of fluid in the middle ear. It occurs commonly in children and up to 60% of children having at least one episode by age 6 has been quoted in studies. It frequently happens after upper respiratory infection (flu) and in the majority of cases, it disappears. The length of time for the resolution varies and might take up to 3 months.

Ear Otitis Media - How to prevent?

Ear Otitis Media - Other Information

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