The fluid accumulates in the middle ear and it can occur in one or both ears. It can last from couple of days to couple of weeks. As mentioned before, children are more likely to suffer from this condition, mostly due to the shape of their Eustachian tube.Author: Iliriana Bisha Tagani.
How Long Can Fluid in Ears Last? By Stephen Christensen It isn't unusual to find fluid in the human ear. This condition, known as serous otitis media, is relatively common in children, particularly those who are exposed to second-hand smoke, who are recovering from ear infections or who have allergies or colds. Children and adults who are.
Feb 24, 2016 · In my case I had fluid in one ear and had to have a tube put into it, which I didn't know was done to adults. When it falls out, which takes about a year, I will see if I need another one. It was a very simple and painless procedure and cured the hearing loss.