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A 40-year-old male asked:

Have small ruptured eardrum, ent put me on antibiotic and drops and to come back in 2wks. after a week of meds still feels like water trapped in ear and hearing muffled. anything i can do to relieve the water trapped feeling or just wait another wee?

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Dr. Gurmukh Singh
Pathology 50 years experience
Keep up with the antibiotics and keep the follow-up appointment. It may take more than a week for the middle ear inflammation to heal. Wish you good health!
Last updated Jul 6, 2021

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