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Perforated eardrum

How long will it take to heal ear infection n perforated eardrum.Green discharge is from ear . Will it have any future complications How perfectly will it heal Are there any chance of reoccurance Plz suggest remedial action plus precaution.
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Dr. Parveen Chawla
Ear-Nose-Throat (ENT) Specialist 16 yrs exp Faridabad
dear body has got healing powers but healing will be best if given assistance in the form of repair , so to avoid hearing loss you need to get it repair ,not all the perforations heal ,if you clean your ears than only recurrence is there
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Dr. Vijay Kumar Bandameedi
ENT/ Otolaryngologist 8 yrs exp Warangal
Ear discharge more than few months called chronic ear disease. It requires medication for controlling of ear infection.  It decreases discharge first later perforation will be healed. For healing of perforation ear should be dry. For non healing perforation,persistant ear discharge requires early surgical intervention is required. Chances of ear complications will be there if it is not addressed properly.
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