Otalgia; Pain – ear
Definition of Earache
An earache can be a sharp, dull, or burning pain in one or both ears. The pain may be temporary or constant.
Neil K. Kaneshiro, MD, MHA, Clinical Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, University of Washington School of Medicine. Also reviewed by David Zieve, MD, MHA, Medical Director, A.D.A.M., Inc. – 4/26/2010