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How to get rid of the lump caused by ear piercing?

my daughter had her ears peirced when she was 3 months old. She had them in for about 5 months and then one became infected. She has not worn ear rings in 4 years but still has a lump where the hole is that white stuff comes out of. any suggestions? can she have ear rings ever again?
Thu, 1 Oct 2015
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HI,Welcome with your query to HCM.
Based on the facts of your query,your daughter seems to have chronic bump with abscess discharging from it.Its due to the chronic infected tissue of the earlobe,which is not attended by a doctor.
Remedy-
Consult a Surgeon,
Who would asses and treat it by
Antibiotics/Anti-inflammatory/Surgical Drainage and followed by a planned
plastic repair of the earlobe.
Hope this would help you.
Welcome for any further query in this regard

Will appreciate writing your feedback review comments,to help the needy patients like you at HCM.

Good Day!!

Dr.Savaskar,
Senior Surgical Specialist
M.S.Genl-CVTS
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