What Are the Signs of Ear Infections in Children?

Q:
What are the signs of ear infections in children?

A:
An ear infection is often difficult to detect in children, because most children who suffer from ear infection do not have enough language skills to describe their symptoms.

The common signs of ear infections in children are as follow:

  • Fever
  • Fluid draining from the ear
  • Balance problems like clumsiness
  • Have trouble in sleeping
  • Unusual irritability
  • Tugging and pulling at the ears
  • Unresponsiveness to quiet sounds

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