Examine the Good Before the Bad

March 1, 2006

When examining a patient who complains of earache, start by looking in the "good" ear.

 

When examining a patient who complains of earache, start by looking in the "good" ear. Using this ear as a basis for comparison can help you pick up subtle changes in the affected ear.

- Amy Siegel, MD   Burlington, Vt

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