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Ruptured ear drum via Q tip
Hi Dr I've ruptured my ear drum (attached photo) while inserting q tip. I don't have any pain at the moment, but I feel a bit of pressure in the ear. Is this something serious and how will this heal??
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I don't see ruptured drum Anyways don't let water go inside and no topical drops to be put in ear...
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If possible start antibiotics. And keep ear dry
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Hi...donot put any ear drops!! Make sure the water doesn't enter the ears!!
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visit nearest ENT specialist ASAP!!
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