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A 52-year-old member asked:
Dr. William Lewis
50 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
It may....: The bubbling of hydrogen peroxide is oxygen gas ( 02), what remains is water (h20)....Water in the middle ear can cause an ear infection.

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A 53-year-old member asked:
Dr. John McClay
30 years experience Head and Neck Surgery
Occasionally: After your ear drum ruptures, the pain is usually resolved. With infection still present it could hurt. The ear drum could have also rehealed and pr ... Read More
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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Scott Rickert
16 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Drainage, pain, HL: Ruptured eardrums typically present with drainage and pain due to the perforation. Hearing loss due to the opening in the ear drum can also be a part ... Read More
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A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Astrachan
36 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Hearing loss: The main symptom of a ruptured ear drum is hearing loss. Sometimes, if the ear is infected, you can also get discharge or drainage. Sometimes you can ... Read More
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A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ram Madasu
27 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Unlikely: Either that bug has to be extremely small or your perforation very large. Not likely.
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Pablo Arango
23 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Pain, bleeding: A ruptured eardrum hurts as it is rupturing, then bleeding or drainage from the ear is noted. You will also notice a blocked or clogged sensation due ... Read More
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A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Luis Villaplana
34 years experience Internal Medicine
PAIN CONTROL : And monitoring to make sure it closes over time.
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A 56-year-old member asked:
Dr. Brett Scotch
21 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Pain and drainage: Pain, drainage, and hearing loss are all associated with a ruptured ear drum. You should visit an ENT (ear nose & throat) physician for a comprehensi ... Read More
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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Jakubowicz
21 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Keep the ear dry: An itchy ear can be a sign of an infection or a recent injury. Best way to tell is have the ear examined. To prevent infections keep it dry by placing ... Read More
A 56-year-old member asked:
Dr. Steven Levine
39 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Most heal in 3 weeks: Those that do not heal withing 3 weeks should be evaluated by an ent. There is plenty we can do to fix eardrums.
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