A 33-year-old male asked:
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i was diagnosed with an ear infection/ruptured eardrum three days ago, but i have to work around loud music tomorrow.will it affect it?

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Dr. Oscar Novick
58 years experience Pediatrics
Cotton wicks: Wear earplugs or use cotton wicks.
Answered on Mar 26, 2013
Dr. James Ferguson
46 years experience Pediatrics
Shouldn't B pbm: What's done is done.You might consider some noise cancelling plugs for comfort. It will not interfere with healing if you work around loud noise.
Answered on May 23, 2018

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