We won't know the lab results for a few days, on the liquid in the middle ear. When the hole was made in the eardrum, it was clear fluid that came out. It was cultured, and the middle ear flushed. They also probed the bone in the middle ear. Looking for any signs that bacteria could have penetrated into the bone.They found no signs of bacteria being in the bone.
With the fluid being clear, it could be inflammatory fluid. We are keeping our fingers crossed that it is, and not bacteria. As that should mean a quicker recovery for her.
She's on 4 oral medications, plus ear drops.
After her long nap, she was in good spirits.
Not all those who wander are lost.
Life is just a leap of faith.
Spread your arms and hold your breath and always trust your cape.
Two things define you. Your patience when you have nothing, and your attitude when you have everything.