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I had a ruptured ear drum only 3 weeks ago, I’ve had a

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I had a ruptured ear drum only 3 weeks ago, I’ve had a course of penicillin and have only recently for my full hearing back.
Today it has begun leaking yellow fluid again and my hearing had gone again.
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Plastic Surgery
Expert:  DrVasavada replied 1 year ago.

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Expert:  DrVasavada replied 1 year ago.

There is middle ear infection with pressure of pus causing drum rupture. Please use azithromycin 3 days and use nasal decongestant drops on side of rupture 2-3 times to prevent eustachian tube end blockage in throat. Throat gargling with warm salt water will also help.