Middle Ear, Eustachian Tube, Inflammation/Infection Differential Diagnoses

Updated: May 03, 2017
  • Author: Robert B Meek, MD; Chief Editor: Arlen D Meyers, MD, MBA  more...
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DDx

Diagnostic Considerations

These include the following:

  • Hyperemia of vascular strip observed with crying child
  • Otitis externa
  • Bullous myringitis
  • Barotrauma
  • Laryngeal pharyngeal reflux