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Old 02-18-2010, 12:18 AM   #1
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black earwax

hi,

i am 31 male, today morning i was cleaning my ear and I find that my earwax
was black and also i have a kind of small pain in it.

Please Help.

Regards,
Samer

 
Old 02-20-2010, 10:03 PM   #2
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Re: black earwax

Black ear wax means it's old wax. You should probably have a doctor clean your ears out for you. It's no big deal. They use a machine like a water pix and spray a high stream of warm water until the wax comes out. After I had my ears cleaned, my doctor told me to hold my ears under the shower a few times a month if they feel plugged.

 
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Old 02-21-2010, 07:41 PM   #3
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Re: black earwax

Or, it could be dried blood from a time you stuck something in your ear and scratched it. Either way, time to get your ears cleaned.

 
Old 02-22-2010, 03:26 AM   #4
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Re: black earwax

thx guys for the reply, i did go to the doctor and he cleaned it with water but nothing
came from it maybe a little bit , though i still don't ear well with it , any recommendations

 
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