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My friend done ear piercing two weeks ago. And her ear got ripped and swelled. She has so much pain. She is using betadine. Please suggest her to what to do...
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Dr. Sandeep Dachuri
ENT/ Otolaryngologist 6 yrs exp Bangalore
She is most probably developing " Perichondritis." Consult an ENT SURGEON immediately and probably, she will require injectable antibiotics. And remember one thing - never get ear piercing done by quacks or gold Smiths. They don't take sterile precautions.
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Dr. Anup Sabherwal
ENT/ Otorhinolaryngologist 15 yrs exp Delhi
There seems to be an infection after ear piercing. Consult an ENT doctor for removal of ear pin and antibiotic.
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