Childhood Diseases

Question
Posted by: lynn | 2009/05/27

Q.

ear

hi
my baby touches his ear, and he will seem a little uncomfortable and he always want to sleep on that side...he is not fiverish or anything n hes the same, he eats well and play as normal...could there be a problem?my i take him to be seen or is there something i can do at home.
thanks

Expert's Reply

A.

Paediatrician

This is a difficult question to answer as your baby may or may not have an infection of his ear. He does not have a fever so an infection is unlikely but he keeps pulling on his ear. It would be safest to ask your doctor to check your baby's ears.

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