Symptoms of mastoiditis

The symptoms of mastoiditis typically include:

  • redness, tendernessand pain behind the ear
  • swelling behind the ear that can cause it to stick out
  • discharge from the ear
  • a high temperature, irritability and tiredness
  • headache
  • hearing loss in the affected ear
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Medically Reviewed by a doctor on 21 Dec 2018