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I need few details. Do you have any symptoms like ear discharge, pain on pressing the bony area behind the ear?
No, I don't have any of those symptoms.
I am an ENT and Head & Neck surgeon so i deal with mastoid problems.
You never had such symptoms?
Thanks a lot for your input.
Opacification of mastoid cells is a coincidental finding and it's quite common.
Does it mean I have an infection of some sort?
You might have had an infection when you were a child or even without that you can have such opacification.
No this simply is insignificant.
This in the absence of real symptoms is insignificant and you don't need any treatment for this for sure.
Oh good! I really appreciate your help. This saves me a trip to the doctor. I do occasionally have minor ear aches, but I assumed that was from my jaw issues.
No those minor ear aches even are not significant regarding this finding.
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