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A 52-year-old female asked:

for the past 3 months i have been having clear discharge from both ears. sometimes there is a slight odor. both ears have very dry skin on the outside and near opening of ears. when i remove it, i get more discharge. no other cold or allergy symptom?

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Dr. Rebecca Gliksman
Internal Medicine 38 years experience
Ear d/c dry skin: Follow up with ENT, they can clean out the ear and also take samples with appropriate equipment as may be fungal /bacterial infection, or eczema/psoriasis ( for this you may consider dermatologist as well)

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