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pimple in ear canal

A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Tanya Russo
24 years experience Pediatrics
Allow drainage: To encourage spontaneous drainage of an abscess, warm moist compresses can by applied with gentle pressure. Squeezing or pressing on the site should ... Read More
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A 41-year-old female asked:
Dr. Antoanella Calame
18 years experience Dermatology
A few questions: How long has it been since the last time you cleaned your ears? When you say wetness do you mean ear wax? Also pimples can develop in your ear so i wo ... Read More
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A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Julan Crane
24 years experience Pediatrics
Ear pimple: Depends on how much blood. Contact the doctor who performed the surgery to discuss
A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
45 years experience Pediatrics
Doubt it: It is unlikely that these will do anything beyond giving you something to do. Moist heat applied to the area may improve blood flow enough that natura ... Read More
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A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kathy Robinson
31 years experience Family Medicine
Don't worry: It sounds like you have a small cyst. Do no worry but try applying some warm compresses to it. Put warm water on a washcloth and hold it to your ear a ... Read More
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A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Elizabeth Finley-Belgrad
33 years experience Child Psychiatry
Yes: lavendar essential oil or tea tree oil may be easy ways to address it as well
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A female asked:
Dr. Bradford Romans
36 years experience Internal Medicine
A small infection: like this may improve with lancing the pustule.One could apply hot packs every 4 hours to attempt spontaneous drainage.A topical or oral antibiotic wi ... Read More
A 31-year-old male asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
45 years experience Pediatrics
Have it examined: The only way to effectively resolve such an issue is to have it evaluated. A warm moist heat applied to that side of the head along with ibuprofen may ... Read More
A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Holly Maes
35 years experience Pediatrics
Middle ear fluid: The fluid occurs from plugged eustachian tubes and trapped fluid and air bubbles in your middle ear space. This stuff doesn't clear up overnight. It c ... Read More
A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Troy Reyna
43 years experience Pediatric Surgery
Alcohol: try a couple of drops of rubbing alcohol in the affected ear. it will help the water to evaporate more quickly.
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