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plastic earring back stuck in earlobe

A 8-year-old female asked:
Dr. Padma Bala
48 years experience Pediatrics
If it looks infected: You may just want to use some warm moist towels in the area where it was stuck and give her some Motrin and if you have some antiseptic cream like Neo ... Read More
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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Subramaniam Arumugam
55 years experience Plastic Surgery
1st see plastic surg: You should first see one or more plastic surgeons who do free consultations. They will examine you and tell you what can be done and the cost involved ... Read More
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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Marguerite Barnett
41 years experience Plastic Surgery
Yes: Plastic ear speculums should be cleansed/sterilized in between patients.
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A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Crystal Twynham
32 years experience General Surgery
Sure .... but why?: Unless you are having ear surgery, there should be no problem with wearing a plastic retainer, for whatever reason, during surgery. If it has metal c ... Read More
A 35-year-old male asked:
Dr. Robert Kneece
Specializes in Internal Medicine and Pediatrics
Yes: If stays in there could cause an otitis external an infection of the ear canal.
A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ralph Rosato
35 years experience Plastic Surgery
Otoplasty: Most plastic surgeons are well versed in the care of ear deformities. Surgery can improve the shape of the ear. Newborns have the ability to shape t ... Read More
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A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Otto Placik
33 years experience Plastic Surgery
Depends on severity: This depends on the severity and age of the patient. Newborns can be treated non-surgically with the earwell device in the first 3 weeks of life. Pedi ... Read More
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A 26-year-old male asked:
Dr. Matthew Roman
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Inwards: inwards. the nose piece is for changing the height/angle of the frames.
A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Sparacino
36 years experience Family Medicine
Several things: Symptoms like these are best deterimed by a thorough evaluation by your physician. Based on his/her findings, a treatment plan can be developed to he ... Read More
A 38-year-old female asked:
Dr. William Culviner
29 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Ear popping : An audible pop in the ear could be caused by the eustachian tube opening suddenly, causing a pressure differential in the middle ear, which you hear ... Read More
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