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Saturday, January 31, 2015
Ear, Nose, and Throat Disorders
What is the best antibiotic treatment for chronic mastoiditis and how long should the antibiotics be taken for ?
The treatment for chronic mastoiditis is surgery. Either ear tubes and antibiotic drops (i.e. ciprodex) or a mastoidectomy.
Lee Zimmer, MD
Assistant Professor or Otolaryngology, Director of Endoscopic Cranial Base Center
College of Medicine
University of Cincinnati