Stephen J. Schueler, M.D.

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Mastoiditis Outlook

What to expect with mastoiditis:

  • Most people with mastoiditis recover completely if treatment is started early.
  • Delayed treatment can result in hearing loss and complications.

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Last Updated: May 29, 2008 References
Authors: Stephen J. Schueler, MD; John H. Beckett, MD; D. Scott Gettings, MD
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PubMed Mastoiditis References
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