If water doesn't drain properly from your ears, you can develop otitis externa, which results in inflammation and irritation of the ear canal
It cleans, lubricates and protects your ear canal
by trapping dirt and slowing the growth of bacteria.
When syringing doesn't clear the debris and particularly if the ear canal
is narrow, microsuction is an alternative way to clear it.
Summary: While you may think you are removing earwax with an ear bud, a lot of the wax is actually being pushed in further down the ear canal
After taking a quick look in my ear canal
with his otoscope instrument, he asked me, 'Are you using cotton-tipped applicators to clean your ears?
Everyday motions like chewing, jaw movements and growing skin in the ear canal
help continuously move old earwax from inside the ears to the ear opening, where it flakes off or washes off when taking a shower.
Left untreated, the infections can become chronic, causing pain and irreparable damage to the ear canal
Left untreated, an infection can become chronic, causing pain and irreparable damage to the ear canal
In many types of infection there is a smelly discharge or the ear canal
may be full of black wax.
Growing plants can contribute to seasonal allergies that can sensitize the skin within the ear canal
We conducted a retrospective study to evaluate the clinical properties andfollow-up of patients with external ear canal
cholesteatoma (EECC) who were treated conservatively.
Ear examination was carried out by wireless digital video otoscope and diagnosis was made by observing changes in ear canal