Pediatric EENT Board Review Questions
This week's FREE CME Quick Quiz offers free Pediatric EENT Disorders questions. Topics include: pediatric eye disorders, ear disorders, and more. Here's a sample...
This week’s free board review question…
A 5-month-old infant girl is brought by her parents because she has had 2 days of fever and fussiness. She was born at term, is breastfed, and has been growing and developing normally. Her temperature is 100.6 °F.
On examination, she is nontoxic appearing. The examination is notable for findings of left ear effusion, tympanic membrane erythema, and tympanic membrane bulging (see Figure).
What is the appropriate treatment option for this infant?
amoxicillin 90 mg/kg/day for 10 days
observation initially followed by analgesics
oral decongestant and acetaminophen
amoxicillin 40 mg/kg/day for 10 days
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