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what are the symptoms of a perforated eardrum?

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Dr. Neil Giddings
38 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Drainage: Acute perforation of the tympanic membrane from infection will always be accompanied by drainage. If the perforation has been present for a long time there may be hearing loss but a small perforation may have little in the way of symptoms.
Answered on Sep 22, 2018
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