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Can ear, nose, and throat conditions become serious and are they linked to any other health problems?

Yes, in certain situations ear, nose and throat conditions may lead to more serious problems, especially if left untreated. Additionally, they have been linked to other health problems such as teeth problems, digestion problems or old age.

For instance, cancer and chronic infections left untreated may lead to death. However, most diseases of the ear, nose, and throat can be managed effectively. If you have any problems related to ear, nose, and throat, our otolaryngologists will diagnose your condition and advise treatment options to resolve the problem.

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Source: https://www.cedars-sinai.edu/Education/Medical-Library/