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Is it safe to use eye drops for ear problems?

I had a skin graft to repair an ear drum 28 years ago. my doctor has prescribed exocin eye drops for that ear. I am not sure he knows about the skin graft. the contra-indications for the eye drops when used ...
 

Can feel ear wax in ear. Advice?

Hello! I have some ear wax in my ear and I have seen my local GP, who told me that I have no ear wax. I can feel some wax in my ear because I am feeling this weight in my ear. I am Asian, so I do ...
 

Had Tympanoplastyin left ear, Ear still blocked, feel hard to ear. Is it normal?

I had a tympanoplasty 5 weeks back in my left ear due to 80% perforation. I did not have any problems post operation, no cold , no infection and doc says my graft has been 100% successful. Am back ...
 

Scaly skin on the ear. Medication?

skin..I stopped taking it..but my ear continues 2 feel scaly...but it isn t as bad as it felt last ...Hello my name is keke. About a. Week ago I noticed that my right ear felt as if it were plastic ...
 

Have ear infection, colorless liquid in ears, flaky skin in ear canal. Tried antibiotics, steroid ear drops, not helping

I have an ear infection which results in colourless liquid building up in my ears when I am asleep and then drying out which causes flaky skin within the ear channel. Occasionally the area around my ear (both ...
 

Treatment for Ear Bump ?

My Daughter Had A Small Bump Behind Her Ear That Recently Burst After Pealing Back A Layer Off Skin. A Large Amount Of Pus Came Out Followed By Blood It Is Still Draining, I Would Like To Know What It Is ? ...
 

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 ...
 

Used ear buds, blocked sensation in ears, no ringing of ears. Phantom ear bud sensation?

...and if I take my fingers and open up the ear canal ((by pulling the skin connected to my ear/face forward ...After having ear buds in a couple of weeks ago, I keep having the feeling every so often (several ...
 

What can be done for eczema in ears causing ear blockage?

i ve been diagnosied with ecema in my ears. causing the flaking skin to drop into ear canal, blocking ear drum, causing hearing loss. it has been syringed + vaccumed to clear which lasted few weks ...
 

Dry skin behind ears, cradle cap, scabs, ear infection, bleeding behind ears. Is it serious?

My 3 month old has dry skin behind his ears, it looks like craddle cap almost but there is also some scabs as well. He has had this for a while but he also has had an ear infection for at least 3 ...
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Ear rash, yellow, crusty. Other ear starting to break out.

my 5 year old son has a rash behind his ear starting to travel down his neck. It started as dry skin behind the year then it got wet looking and then yellow and crusty now it has broken into a rash ...
 

What causes frequent itching in ears?

I frequently have itching in my ears. I don't seem to have excessive wax, but I am subject to skin allergies and dry eyes and dry skin . I do not swim. I am 74. ...
 

Child with tubes in ear has double ear infection, bumpy rash on ear canal, fishy smell. Concerning?

2year old son has tubes in his ears. He has a double ear infection and has a red bumpy raw looking rash around his ear canal and the skin around the ear. The smell of his ear is also fishy smelling ...
 

Air bubbles popping in ear and hear ear crackles when swallowing. Is this an ear infection?

bubbles pop from my ears , not a change of pressure senstaion but actually from the skin. I hear crackles ...i had an infection or some process affecting my right ear. I felt this spread from my right ear ...
 

What are the common causes for flaky ear skin?

In the lower part of ear the skin is going like dandruf and after few days automatically the skin becomes soft and it repeats. What can be the cause of it and any precaution which can help avoid this. ...
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Pain on top of ear, redness, swelling, and little bumbs.
Hi, It indicates infection of the skin of the ear. Need to take antibiotic treatment (orally and locally). I suggest to consult your physician to start treatment as soon as possible. You can send a photo of your ear in and I can assist you further. All the best.Dr.Alba
 
was diagnosed w swimmers ear 3 weeks ago given antibiotic drops it still hurts n now feels clogged and crackles. put peroxide in it n it bubbled like crazy
Most of the time swimmers ears is by bacterial infection (otitis externa) If there is not much response to antibiotic drops, you could try using antibiotic+steroid based ear drops. Sometimes there may be a fungal infection which will respond to antifungal ear drops. Donot try to clean the ear canal too much as you can damage the skin of ear canal making things worse. If still a problem ENT opinion
 
The skin on the inside of my ears is dead, dry and itchy and theres a clear yellowish liquid that comes from the skin. Almost like atheletes foot in my ear.
It culd be due to fungal infection. Use Candid ear drops two drops twice daily to get rid of the problem.
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