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if my ear is leaking of green fluid, do i have a burst eardrum?

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Dr. David Astrachan
36 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Not necessarily: This can often be due to an infection of the ear canal skin. This type of an infection is especially common in people who use q-tips or in other ways try to clean their years of wax. In general, wax is very important and people who remove it open up their ears for inflammation and infection. You need to see an ENT doctor and have him or her clean out your ear and treat you.
Answered on Feb 5, 2016
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