glue ear


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glue ear

accumulation of fluid in the middle ear in children, caused by infection and sometimes resulting in deafness
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Joey's glue ear condition meant that hearing aids were not an effective option.
A randomized comparison of homoeopathic and standard care for the treatment of glue ear in children.
In inner ear recent studies have shown ultra high frequency hearing loss with glue ear.
While this app is a good way to help you detect any hearing problems, if you do notice your child has had several episodes of glue ear then you should discuss it with a medical adviser.
TENS of thousands of kids could be saved from ops for glue ear after scientists at the Medical Research in Oxford found cancer drugs could cure them.
WHAT TO DO: Around half of all bouts of glue ear get better on their own within three months, so doctors are often reluctant to treat unless the glue ear goes on for longer.
The study covered 60 children with glue ear, or secretory otitis media (SOM), who were split into three groups.
Reduce the chances of your children suffering from asthma or glue ear.
This form of OM is the most diagnosed of all and is confusingly described in the literature by many different names, such as glue ear, chronic secretory OM, SOM, persistent OM, and silent OM.
SUSPECTED 'difficult' children on Teesside may be suffering from glue ear, the National Deaf Children's Society has warned.
Dummies have been used in many countries for more than 1,000 years but they have also been linked to malformed teeth, speech impairment, glue ear and other infections.