Perforated Eardrum (cont.)
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Some large holes or non-healing small holes require surgery.
Surgical procedures are performed with a general anesthetic. Most people go home from the hospital or clinic on the same day.
Some causes of ruptured eardrums cannot be prevented or avoided. A little caution can lower the risk.
Medically Reviewed by a Doctor on 8/11/2015
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