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Having pain after ear piercing

just had my tragus pierced and am getting pain in the ear and my throat hurts on the side i have had it done is this normal
Asked On : Tue, 22 Mar 2011
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This is a common symptom after a piercing , due to the pressure effect some discomfort will be there in the throat as well , i advise you to take a pain killer for now and wait for a couple of days , avoid collection of water in the ear and prevent cold exposure.

If there is throat irritation and pain , do warm saline gargles for 3 to 4 times a day

Answered: Tue, 22 Mar 2011
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