Get your health question answered instantly from our pool of 18000+ doctors from over 80 specialties
142 Doctors Online

By proceeding, I accept the Terms and Conditions

Dr. Andrew Rynne
MD
Dr. Andrew Rynne

Family Physician

Exp 50 years

HCM Blog Instant Access to Doctors
HCM BlogQuestions Answered
HCM Blog Satisfaction

Could throbbing sensation be normal in person with perforated eardrums?

Hello, I have two perforated eardrums. My ENT specialist will see me again in 2 months time to see if they are healing in their own. I am feeling throbbing pulsating in one ear which has stopped and is now occurring in the other ear. I don t know if this is normal behaviour for perforated eardrums or if this could be the start of infections? This happens on and off and I start to panic as I don t want it to be infections so have started taking antibiotic drops again as a precaution.
Mon, 20 Apr 2015
Report Abuse
  User's Response
HI
Well come to HCM
Appreciate this, if the medical perforated history of ear drum is there then this need to be taken into consideration for infection if this cause pain or throbbing sensation, better to see the ENT surgeon to rule out this, take care.
I find this answer helpful
Disclaimer: These answers are for your information only and not intended to replace your relationship with your treating physician.
This is a short, free answer. For a more detailed, immediate answer, try our premium service [Sample answer]
Share on
 

Related questions you may be interested in

doctor1 MD

Hi, I went to the doctor two days ago to get my ear checked after lots of pain and was told I have a perforated eardrum. I was wondering if I am...