A 43-year-old member asked:
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is a perforated eardrum painful g?

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Dr. Mark Sacher
32 years experience Pain Management
Yes: Can be very painful.
Answered on Jun 2, 2014
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See below: See if it heals spontaneously, or surgically repair it.
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