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A 32-year-old female asked:

In my left ear with a scratch or bump then became very red and swelled and very painfull to touch and sound, and now my rt ear is oozing yellow ?

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Dr. Michael Fisher
Dermatology 34 years experience
Ear Oozing: Always consult your doctor if the drainage does not resolve within approximately 3 days or if the ear drainage begins as a result of a head injury or if there is pain.. You should also see a doctor if the drainage is white, yellow, or foul-smelling. See your doctor as you have an infection that needs antibiotics.
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