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Midland, TX
A 49-year-old female asked about a 20-year-old female:

My daughter is experiencing ear swelling and ear tenderness to touch. she had her tragus pierced a week ago today.

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Dr. Patricia Gilroy
Pediatric ENT and Head and Neck Surgery 22 years experience
See a doctor: She could be developing an infection of the ear called auricular perichondritis and if left untreated can cause permanent cosmetic deformity of the ear. She may need antibiotics

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Last updated Jul 25, 2017

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