Ear discharge

Alternative Names

Drainage from the ear; Otorrhea; Ear bleeding; Bleeding from ear

Definition of Ear discharge

Ear discharge is drainage of blood, , pus, or fluid from the ear.

Review

Linda J. Vorvick, Medical Director, MEDEX Northwest Division of Physician Assistant Studies, University of Washington School of Medicine; and Seth Schwartz, MD, MPH, Otolaryngologist, Virginia Mason Medical Center, Seattle, Washington. Also reviewed by David Zieve, MD, MHA, Medical Director, A.D.A.M., Inc. – 8/3/2010

Ear anatomy
Eardrum repair - series

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