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Otitis externa

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Davis, S. Otitis externa, Don't Forget the Bubbles, 2013. Available at:

A 7 year old boy is brought to ED by mum. He has ear pain (otalgia), reduction in his hearing and a little discharge from the ear. His symptoms have been getting worse over the last couple of days and now he is in a lot of pain despite analgesia, given by the parents.