Childhood Diseases

Question
Posted by: Karen | 2009/03/30

Q.

Slime in ears

My 9 month old son has a green slime leaking from his right ear. What is this slime and what do I need to do?

Expert's Reply

A.

Paediatrician

This is an infection of your baby's right ear and means that there is a tear in the eardrum with pus draining out. Please take him to be seen by his doctor.

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