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Swollen ear after rook piercing, i had my rook pierced last

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swollen ear after rook piercing
JA: Thanks. Can you give me any more details about your issue?
Customer: i had my rook pierced last Saturday and it starter getting swollen on Tuesday. I think it's infected since there is a yellowing discharge. And it's super tender and painful.
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Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Health
Expert:  Dr. Saha replied 1 year ago.

Hello,
Thank you for your question.
I am Dr Saha, I shall try my best to help you.
From your description, it seems to be infected.
You will likely need oral antibiotic.
I would suggest to take an examination by doctor.
Till then, please apply warm moist compress.
Neosporin cream can be applied.
I hope this information helps.
If there’s anything else I can do, please let me know.
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Regards.