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Perforated/ ruptured eardrum with water in it, what to do?

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Dr. Jonathan Owens
ENT - Head & Neck Surgery
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In brief: Keep it dry

Not sure exact nature of your question.
If you're asking what to do with a perforated ear that gets water in it, the answer is not much. Typical drying drops are going to cause serious pain. If if is a fresh perforation that is draining some fluid, keep it dry--it's likely to heal on its own.

In brief: Keep it dry

Not sure exact nature of your question.
If you're asking what to do with a perforated ear that gets water in it, the answer is not much. Typical drying drops are going to cause serious pain. If if is a fresh perforation that is draining some fluid, keep it dry--it's likely to heal on its own.
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