Swimmer’s Ear (Otitis Externa)

by Sujana S. Chandrasekhar MD • Dr. C’s Ear Blog, Featured

Dear reader, Summer is in full swing, and many of you may be beset by external ear infections (otitis externa [OE]), also known as ‘swimmer’s ear.’ This condition is a skin infection limited to the external ear canal, and can be caused by swimming or other ear water exposure, scratching the ear with a cotton-tipped… Read more »