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Suggest remedy for draining Eustachian tube post ear surgery

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Dr. Hariom Sharma

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Posted on Mon, 6 Jun 2016 in Ear, Nose and Throat Problems
Question: I had ear surgery on Feb 25th for stapes bone and hammer surgery did not work got infection and lost hearing I have draining down my Eustachain tube it is very nasty tasting and sometimes gritty what could be causing this? I also still fell like I have pressure on the ear all the time
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Answered by Dr. Hariom Sharma 58 minutes later
Brief Answer:
No need to worry; it is common in most of the patient

Detailed Answer:
Hi Sir,
I have gone through your question and understand your worry and concern; and I would like to suggest that no need to worry because it is the common in most of the patient.

I would like to inform that

1. Do not be alarmed if you do not notice improvement in your hearing immediately following surgery.The Maximum improvement may require 4-6 months.

2.A bloody or watery discharge is expected during the healing process.

Better to consult with your operating surgeon.

Regards
Dr Hariom Sharma MS, XXXXXXX
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