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Burst ear drum. What should I do ?

Hi My 4 year old sons ear drum burst last nite I took him to hospital they said that it would heal. I did not see any blood come out is that a problem what should I do.
Asked On : Thu, 3 Mar 2011
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ENT Specialist 's  Response

Do not worry, avoid drops or water into the ear, keep the ear dry. That is more than enough. Also, visit your ENT specialist after a week.

Dr. Naveen Kumar
Answered: Sat, 5 Mar 2011
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ENT Specialist Dr. Puneet Maheshwari's  Response
HI, dont worry at all. UR son was suffering from ASOM. give him a course of antibiotic. he will be all right.
n avoid water entry in ears.
Answered: Fri, 4 Mar 2011
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OBGYN Dr. Rakhi Tayal's  Response
Welcome to HealthcareMagic forum.
The burst ear drum happens mostly due to infection and there is usually no bleeding on burst ear drum. Since the drum has burst last night only, it will heal on its own with the help of discharge will hurry up the healing process.
Dr. Rakhi Tayal
Answered: Thu, 3 Mar 2011
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