a male patient ,age 48,heavy smoker for about 30 years.
has a kind of disease that started about 12 days ago with these symptoms:congested nose,no fever,some bothering sounds in his left ear while sleeping.the doctor prescribed him betamethazone la and cetirizine 10 tablet and a blood test.the test showed nothing and after 4 days doctor put him on antibiotics like cefexim 400,ceftrioxon but the condition got worse .today a big bulging mass is seen under his left ear and there isn`t much pain in that part of his neck.please tell your opinion about his disease.thank you.