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A 17-year-old female asked:

It has been a week since i got my second ear lobe piercing. my left ear is somewhat swollen and my right is red and swollen and hurts to touch. help.

1 doctor answer2 doctors weighed in
Dr. Lisa Chipps
Dermatology 17 years experience
Earlobe infection: This sounds like you may have a wound infection around the piercing. I recommend that you see a dermatologist for treatment.
Dr. Glynis Ablon
Dermatology 29 years experience
start with some topical antibiotic ointment and make appointment with derm
Jul 22, 2014

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