Is it possible your doctor perforated your daughters eardrum cleaning wax out There was blood noted during the cleaning?

Answer Bleeding need not necessarily be due to perforation of eardrum. If the wax is hard some bleeding can be expected due to abrasion of the lining of the ear canal.

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Are earplugs enough protection for your daughters perforated eardrum at a rock concert.It's healing fine but the infection that caused it was 2 weeks ago. Safe to go or not?

CORRECTION ON PREVIOUS ANSWER:It's unlikely the band will make enough sound to damage your daughter's eardrum over just one performance. However, if you're concerned the earplugs you no doubt have ... Read More »

Cleaning my ear with Q-Tip, hurt eardrum help!?

You are never suppose to stick anything into your ear canal. Never.Ear wax is good for our bodies and will come out on its own.Anyways just leave your ear alone and it should heal itself. It will b... Read More »

Perforated Eardrum & Flying?

A perforated eardrum means that there is a tear or hole in the tympanic membrane, or eardrum. This can be caused by an increase in pressure, such as from diving, or a decrease, such as from flying ... Read More »

Perforated Eardrum in Toddlers?

A perforated eardrum, also called a ruptured eardrum, occurs when a hole develops in the tympanic membrane (eardrum) following infection or trauma. Toddlers are particularly susceptible to ear infe... Read More »