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Blood on cotton swab from ear

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Mild bleeding from the ear after getting poked with an ear bud. No fever or ear pain. Should I be worried?

Hi Dr. Bhatti, Yesterday, while trying to clean my son s ears with a cotton swab, he made a sudden move, and I believe the cotton swab went a little bit deeper that it should have, as there was a little ...
 

Bleeding from ears. Should I increase the dosage of polysporin ear drops? Crackling and popping sound from the ear

I cleaned my ear canals gently this morning and have used some polysporin ear drops twice. After using some cotton swabs in my right ear, there is a spot of blood each time it comes out, very light ...
 

Ear pain, bleeding, ear pressure, sore throat. Serious symptoms?

I have had some ear pain for about a week and this morning when I cleaned my ear with a cotton swab, there was a small amount of blood on the end. I ve had a lot of ear pressure for some time, as well as some sore ...
 

Suggest treatment for bleeding from ear

OK, my 72 year old wife has blood on her pillow after a shower and a nap. She cleaned her ear with a cotton swab and some blood and bloody discharge came out. She has no hearing problem, no ringnig in her ...
 

Is it to be concerned about blood in the ears?

Hi this morning I was cleaning my left ear with a cotton bud. I noticed that it had blood on it. I have no pain or discharge from my ear. And this evening I truest again and ther is no blood thank god ...
 

How to cure itchiness in ear?

I have ichy ear (again). I can t remember what my doc said to use last time but it was easy and cheap to get. Last time it came about from being obsesive with cleaning with cotton swab. I stoped using ...
 

What causes bleeding in ear?

I cleaned my ear with a cotton bud and went a little too far, i didnt realise until later in the day that it had been bleeding and the blood was dries up, i have now cleared the dry blood ...
 

What is the treatment for an ear discharge?

yesterday i mistakely hurt my right ear drum twice while cleaning it with a cotton bud.from that day onwards some kind of stinky watery discharge comes out of my ear ,when i wipe it with a handkey ...
 

How to heal ear pain?

Hi sir My mother had pain in ear as few days she had used ear buds & after that i had consulted ENT doctor she cleaned the ear with cotton & removed wax and teh end little bit of blood came on wax doctor ...
 

Wax build-up in ears, bleeding post ear injury, sore throat. Treatment for injury?

and opened it into my arm , I knocked the bud into my ear and it came out with alot of blood on the swab. I can still hear fine after I swabbed the blood up and my throat is a little sore. Is this normal ...
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Suggest treatment for itchy ears and fluid in canal

My left ear is itchy and seemed to have fluid in the canal! When I swabbed inside, I got what seems like blood and quite a lot of it! There is no pain! ...
 

What do cysts behind the ears indicate?

good evening doc, how are you this evening? I have cysts behind my ears, I squees till nothing but blood comes and but they keep coming back. I have all kinds of home remedies , even holding a cotton ...
 

Had outer ear infection due to using cotton swab. Prescribed Neomycin and polymyxin ear drops. Suggest?

I had an outer ear infection due to using cotton swab. Visited a nurse and she prescribed Neomycin and polymyxin ear drops ...
 

Ear bleeding due to deep cleaning using cotton swab. Punctured ear drum?

My daughter (age 17) was cleaning her ear with a cotton swab and she got too deep and now her ear is bleeding and hurting? Should she see a doctor? Could she have punctured her ear drum? ...
 

Have a hard particle in ear, noticed blood on cotton bud from ear. What is the underlying cause?

A thick dark hard paticle was in my left ear. Now on the cotton ball I have in my ear is blood. I do not know what I should do I alsohave a cold and I did blow my nose hard few times ...
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Woke up this morning and gently swabbed my ear and found blood in on the end of the cotton q-tip. Swabbed once more, more blood. Possible cause?
may be an infection or a damage to ear walls
 
My 4yrs old son stuck a cotton bud in his ears and started crying i removed it for him and we flew to another country today he woke up and he has dry blood clot
You would have injured his ear canal. Put an antibiotic ear drop till you are able to see a doctor.
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