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On and off earaches. Yellow pus coming out. Lump outside ears. Experiencing some hearing loss.

Hi, I have had earaches on and off for the past few months. They have often resolved themselves. I just got over a cold (also had the earache at this time) and now there is a slightly bloody/yellowish pus coming out of my ear (The consistency is sticky, and also crusts in my ear). I can feel a large lump just outside my ear, that when I touch makes my ear feel as if it is becoming plugged/unplugged. I also am experiencing some hearing loss . Any information on this would be greatly appreciated! Thank you, -Kayla
Asked On : Wed, 27 Jun 2012
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ENT Specialist 's  Response
hi kayla,you are having acute otitis media.this is a middle ear infection.this is treated by antibiotics,which will resolve the infection.consult your ENT doctor asap.avoid water entry into your ears.wishing you good health. dr praveen.
Answered: Wed, 27 Jun 2012
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