Stephen J. Schueler, M.D.

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Mastoiditis Evaluation

The evaluation of mastoiditis begins with a medical history and physical exam.

Physical findings in someone with mastoiditis may include:

Tests that may be used to evaluate mastoiditis include:

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Last Updated: Dec 20, 2010 References
Authors: Stephen J. Schueler, MD; John H. Beckett, MD; D. Scott Gettings, MD
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