Health Information > Ear Infections

Anatomy/Physiology

- How the Ear Works - American Academy of Otolaryngology--Head and Neck Surgery
- Atlas of the Body: The Ear - American Medical Association

Children

- Swimmer's Ear - Nemours Foundation
- What Is an Ear Infection? - Nemours Foundation
- Middle Ear Infections and Ear Tube Surgery - Nemours Foundation
- Causes of Hearing Loss in Children - American Speech-Language-Hearing Association
- Middle Ear Infection - Mayo Foundation for Medical Education and Research
- Children's Middle Ear Infections: Health Deci - Mayo Foundation for Medical Education and Research
- Ear Infections: Facts for Parents about Otitis Med - National Institute on Deafness and Other Communication Disorders

Clinical Trials

- ClinicalTrials.gov: Otitis Externa - National Institutes of Health
- ClinicalTrials.gov: Otitis Media - National Institutes of Health

Diagnosis/Symptoms

- Ear Problems - American Academy of Family Physicians

Dictionaries/Glossaries

- NIDCD Glossary - National Institute on Deafness and Other Communication Disorders

Directories

- Find an Otolaryngologist - American Academy of Otolaryngology--Head and Neck Surgery

Health Check Tools

- Ear Infection Quiz - Mayo Foundation for Medical Education and Research

National Institutes of Health

- Otitis Media (Ear Infection) - National Institute on Deafness and Other Communication Disorders

Organizations

- American Academy of Otolaryngology--Head and Neck -
- National Institute on Deafness and Other Communica -

Overviews

- Ear Infections (Otitis Media) - Nemours Foundation
- Question and Answers on Acute Otitis Media - American Academy of Pediatrics
- JAMA Patient Page: Acute Otitis Media - American Medical Association

Related Issues

- Cholesteatoma - American Academy of Otolaryngology--Head and Neck Surgery
- Perforated Eardrum - American Academy of Otolaryngology--Head and Neck Surgery

Research

- Many Parents Willing to Wait on Antibiotic Prescri - Nemours Foundation
- New Guidelines Say 'Watchful Waiting' Is - American Academy of Family Physicians
- Vaccine for Middle Ear Infections Imitation Is the - National Institute on Deafness and Other Communication Disorders

Specific Conditions

- Swimmer's Ear (Otitis Externa) - Nemours Foundation
- Fluid in the Middle Ear (Otitis Media with Effusio - National Center for Infectious Diseases, Division of Bacterial and Mycotic Diseases

Teenagers

- External Otitis (Swimmer's Ear) - Nemours Foundation

Treatment

- New Guidelines Outline Appropriate Treatment of Ea - American Academy of Family Physicians, American Academy of Pediatrics
- Doctor, Please Explain Ear Tubes - American Academy of Otolaryngology--Head and Neck Surgery