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What do I do if I see a discharge from my child's ear?
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Dr. Nanette Nuessle
Pediatrics
4 doctors agree
In brief: Call your doc.
A discharge from the ear can mean something more serious than just ear pain.
Talk with your provider. He or she will ask about other symptoms and/or a history of swimming or trauma. Request an appointment within 24-72 hours.

In brief: Call your doc.
A discharge from the ear can mean something more serious than just ear pain.
Talk with your provider. He or she will ask about other symptoms and/or a history of swimming or trauma. Request an appointment within 24-72 hours.
Dr. Nanette Nuessle
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Dr. Jon Aoki
ENT - Head & Neck Surgery
In brief: Possible infection
Earwax is okay but mucous, pus or blood suggests infection so see his or her doctor.

In brief: Possible infection
Earwax is okay but mucous, pus or blood suggests infection so see his or her doctor.
Dr. Jon Aoki
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