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How to remove q tip stuck in the ear?

daughter put a qtip to far in her ear
my 20 month year old got a q tip and put it to far in her ear. she took the cotton piece off the q tip. she cried for a short moment I wanted to make sure it wasent bleeding so I put a q tip slowly in her ear and got a small drop off blood out. she fell asleep she I take her to the er?
Tue, 29 Apr 2014
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ENT Specialist 's  Response
hello, in my opinion u need to see an ent surgeon as ear can skin very much sensitive small injury can lead to bleeding and pain. it's easy for an ent surgeon to remove any foreign body with sophisticated equipment.
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