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Clear water like substance coming out of my ear. Do I have an ear infection?

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Dr. Michelle Karten
Pediatrics
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In brief: Likely not

If you do not have ear pain - have not had a recent cold - do not have pain when you wiggle the outside of your ear - then you likely do not have an ear infection.
Sometimes water can get trapped behind a bit of wax and finally drain as a clear discharge.

In brief: Likely not

If you do not have ear pain - have not had a recent cold - do not have pain when you wiggle the outside of your ear - then you likely do not have an ear infection.
Sometimes water can get trapped behind a bit of wax and finally drain as a clear discharge.
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