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Houma, LA
A 18-year-old male asked:

Got my ears pierced 7 weeks ago. now my left ear has pus coming out piercing hole. i cleaned with 70% ethyl alcohol. what should i do?

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Dr. Nayla Mumneh
Allergy and Immunology 29 years experience
Ear piercing: You may be reacting to the earring, nickel in metal eearings can cause your symptoms, you may need to wear a different type of metal to avoid recurrence of this issue.

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Last updated Jun 20, 2015

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