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Ear pain, discharge of clear and sticky substance. What could it be?

My left ear has been hurting for a few weeks now. I didn t think much of it until some clear sticky stuff began coming out of it when I stuck my finger in my ear. About a week ago I started getting random moments where I could not hear perfectly anymore, or as perfect as I could before at least.Then this morning I woke up feeling like this and it hasn t gone away. My ear still hurts. What could it be?
Asked On : Wed, 8 Aug 2012
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ENT Specialist 's  Response
your problem seems to be ASOM, i.e., acute suppurative otitis media; it is infection of your middle ear with a perforation in the eardrum.
Keep your ear dry.
Consult an ENT Specialist.
You need an antibiotic, decongestant and some antiinflammatory.
It will solve your problem.
Don't you worry.
Take care.
Answered: Wed, 8 Aug 2012
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