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Little blood on qtips

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Dr. Naveen Kumar MD

My daughter was cleaning her ear and bumped the Q-tip in too far.She was in pain for a few minutes, and then the pain subsided. We did notice a little blood, however she was able to hear just fine.... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Naveen Kumar ( ENT Specialist)
Dr. Naveen Kumar MD

how can i tell if my eardrum is ruptured, versus just being clogged with wax? is trace amounts of blood on a qtip a bad sign? i didnt qtip very hard and only a little came out, but i have been... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Naveen Kumar ( ENT Specialist)
Dr.   Bonnie Berger-Durnbaugh MD

i used A q tip to clean my ear so than i notice blood on the q tip any hiv hep b,c risk ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Bonnie Berger-Durnbaugh ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Naveen Kumar MD

Hi, yes, i used a q tip this morning to clean my ears. i noticed blood on the q tip after i did this but didn't feel any pain doing it nor do i have pain now. I can hear fine. Should i be concerned? ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Naveen Kumar ( ENT Specialist)
Dr. Priyanka Aggarwal MD

I was cleaning out one of ears today with a Q-Tip because I had a large build up of wax. I ... a sharp pain and when i blown my nose and try to pop it out. There is no blood or anything. It feels like ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Priyanka Aggarwal ( ENT Specialist)

Public Forum Discussions

Dr. Naveen Kumar MD

on i clean his ears with qtips after i cleaned the right ear i do the other side which his left ear he scream and cry i think i went to far on his left ear and when i removed the qtips there is a... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Naveen Kumar ( ENT Specialist)
Dr.  Praveen G MD

Hi I was cleaning my sons ears and in the middle of it he turned his head fast and hard and the qtip jammed in his ear. He cried for a minute and a small amount of blood came out. Since it happened ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Praveen G ( Infectious Diseases Specialist)
Dr. Ramesh M.Vachharajani MD

Hi I was cleaning my son s ear, and I think I inserted the quetips more than I should, little blood came out on the quetips, there is no pain and his ear is not bothering him, I am little worried ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Ramesh M.Vachharajani ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Abubakar Siddiqh MD

I was using a q-tip (I know bad idea) and I noticed a little bit of blood and slight pain at time of use. I stopped using immediately. A few days later some dry blood. No pain after the initial... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Abubakar Siddiqh ( ENT Specialist)
Dr. Sadiq Mughal MD

I putt a q tip in my ear and when I brought it out it had a little bit of fresh blood . My ears have always had a huge amount of wax in them, but this blood scared me a little. Last week I was... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Sadiq Mughal ( Critical Care Specialist)

Mobile Questions and Answers

Dr. P. T. Patil MD

Hello Thanks for query. Blood from the ear after using qtip is mostly due to injury to middle ear . Take antibiotics like Doxicycline twice daily for 5 days to prevent infection. Wash your ear with warm...

Dr.  Satvinder Bakshi MD

the pain can be due to damage of the ear canal skin , please try to meet your ent doctor. thanks

Dr. Ganesh MD

Hello. it looks like you have traumatised a little in your ear depending upon how sharp object, and how fresh the blood look like. you should see ENT specialist, they only could inspect better. Thank you.