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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Charles Whiting
27 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Maybe not: Clear fluid that doesn't itch or have an odor or color is frequently normal. Vaginal mucus can be very watery at certain times in your menstrual cycl ... Read More

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A female asked:
Dr. John Berryman
54 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Ear leaking fluid: With the symptoms described, an ear infection is possible. Ask your healthcare provider for a referral to an ENT specialist for an exam to make sure t ... Read More
A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Tharesh Udupa
22 years experience Podiatry
Have it checked: If there is a cut and drainage involved, you need to have it checked out because left untreated it can lead to an infection. Make sure you keep the c ... Read More
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A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Pierrette Mimi Poinsett
38 years experience Pediatrics
Possible Perforation: It is possible that your child's drum perforated (has a small hole in it). This often occurs with middle ear infections. Important to bring your son ... Read More
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A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Bachar Al-Alami
36 years experience ADHD and Autism
Should heel days: Most of the time, a ruptured eardrum heals by itself, within hours or days. You should see your doctor about 2 weeks after your first visit so he or s ... Read More
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A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Barry Bergman
41 years experience Pediatrics
Ear infection: Ear infections sometimes will weep fluid from the infection across the ear drum and sometimes the fluid is caused by the ear drum rupturing. With prop ... Read More
A 8-year-old female asked:
Dr. Holly Maes
36 years experience Pediatrics
Give a few days: It can take a few days for the fever to go on once treatment is started for the infection. Fever is not her enemy, it is just a symptom. The body will ... Read More
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A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael Olds
32 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Probably ruptured: A rush of fluid from the ear canal in the midst of an acute ear infection usually means the drum has ruptured. If she has ear tubes this drainage wil ... Read More
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A 49-year-old male asked:
Dr. Arthur Lavin
42 years experience Pediatrics
Time to see a doctor: If you have blood and fluid running from your ear you need to have a doctor take a look soon.
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A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
46 years experience Pediatrics
Time for visit: Some viral ear infections self heal in 2-4 day. Bacterial infections tend to persist and may lead to real complications. This is bacterial, an evaluat ... Read More
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