Otitis Externa this is the condition that causes the inflammation of the

Otitis externa this is the condition that causes the

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Otitis Externa- this is the condition that causes the inflammation of the external ear canal, that is the tube between the outer ear and the eardrum. Acute Otitis Media- this is a painful type of ear infection which results as from an infection of the area behind the eardrum. Otitis Media with Effusion- this is the presence of a fluid in the middle space of the ear. The ear records certain symptoms especially if the fluid develops slowly. 5. Create a chart differentiating these conditions by listing signs and symptoms of each. condition Signs Symptoms Otitis Externa Pus discharge Pain in the ear Ear pain Itchiness in the ear cabal Discharge of pus Hearing loss Acute Otitis Media Fits of fussiness and intense crying in infants Clutching the ear while wincing in pain in toddlers Complaining of pain in the ear in children. Irritability Sleeplessness Ear pain Crying Fever Vomiting Hearing loss Otitis Media with Effusion. Muffled hearing Feeling of fullness in the ear Pus discharge and pain Fever Irritability having trouble in hearing
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PHYSICAL ASSESSMENT 4 6. Explain the potential effect on nasopharynx or oropharynx development if substance abuse occurs during the first trimester of pregnancy During the first trimester of pregnancy, substance abuse is one of the major public health issues of concern in that it exposes the infants to perinatal complications, birth defects which results to development disorders of the fetus. Child development during pregnancy is affected by the use of both legal and illegal drugs in that at times the mother may violate the dosage, timing. It is important that the clinicians take the initiative of implementing policies that will reduce the prenatal drug exposure. 7. During a routine examination of a 3-month-old infant, the mother becomes concerned because her child will not turn his head toward a sound. What is the appropriate response to give this mother?
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  • Spring '15
  • Hanna
  • Conductive hearing loss, Otitis Externa, National Academies of Sciences, Sudden hearing loss

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