Middle ear infections (Otitis Media)
ear; infection; otitis; media; ;
Middle ear infections are common in young children. They cause distress and pain, and affect the way children hear as well.
To find out more about middle ear infections have a look at these topics on other sites
Sydney Children's Hospital Network
Raising Children Network
The Royal Children's Hospital Melbourne
The information on this site should not be used as an alternative to professional care. If you have a particular problem, see a doctor, or ring the Parent Helpline on 1300 364 100 (local call cost from anywhere in South Australia).
This topic may use 'he' and 'she' in turn - please change to suit your child's sex.