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Ear Pic of the Week

This week Dr. Kahn captured the right ear of a 5-year-old with Serous Otitis Media with his CellScope Oto. He points out that you can clearly see a bubble of fluid behind the tympanic membrane. The patient is being treated medically and if the fluid persists, the patient will be a candidate for myringotomy and tube placement surgery.

CellScope OME image

Serous Otitis Media

Dr. Kahn is the Associate Chief Head and Neck Surgery at Kaiser in Walnut Creek California.

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