perforated eardrum

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an eardrum with a hole or tear in it

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Specialists warn that continuous use of cotton swabs may result in a punctured eardrum or push the earwax further inside trapping it in the ear canal, eventually leading to an ear inflammation.
Rejected by the Army because of a punctured eardrum, he began appearing in theatre and films, including The Alamo with John Wayne.
Ear wax buildup, fluid in the middle ear, abnormal bone growth, a punctured eardrum, or a middle ear infection can cause this type of hearing loss.
It took three years for Thomas to force Ottke into a rematch, but in June this year the unbeaten champion took a clear points decision, with the American hampered by a punctured eardrum.
Then one bitterly-fought defence of that title, the points victory over Jose Beuno in Dublin in 1995, was achieved despite McCullough fighting with a punctured eardrum from the second round onwards.
He was excused war service because of a punctured eardrum and he taped down his sticking-out ears in his early films.