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  • Acute mastoiditis usually recovers completely after treatment with no long term damage to hearing and no increased risk of further ear trouble later in life if complications have not occurred.
  • This interval is sometimes more prolonged particularly if the initial infection was treated with antibiotics but not completely eliminated (subacute mastoiditis).
  • Gram-negative organisms are found more frequently in chronic mastoiditis, and in young infants, which may be due to prolonged antibiotic therapy.
  • Nussinovitch, M., et al. "Acute mastoiditis in children: epidemiologic, clinical, microbiologic, and therapeutic aspects over past years."
  • Acute or classic mastoiditis refers to acute disease following AOM and involves the development of an abscess behind the ear.

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