Wilderness: Ear Infection (cont.)
When to Seek Medical Care
- Seek medical treatment as soon as possible for an
examination of the ear if an ear infection is suspected.
- Elderly people and people with high blood pressure
should use decongestants with caution.
- Consult a doctor about treatment with available medications for an ear infection.
Pictures of the Ear
Picture of the outer and inner structures of the ear
Media file 1: The anatomy of the ear. The "760" notes atmospheric pressure in the middle ear. The eustachian tube
supplies air to the middle ear.
Media type: Image
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