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Ooze in ear!

My 5 month old (and 19 month old) has has a yucky cough and runny nose for a few days now, this morning when we woke up I noticed a bunch of ear wax just caked on, in and around her ear....does this mean that her ear is draining? Is this a sign of infection?

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Liz30355

Asked by Liz30355 at 12:58 PM on Jan. 13, 2011 in Babies (0-12 months)

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  • Call your pediatrician. They will let you know if you need to take baby in. It is very common for a cold in a newbie to turn into an ear infection.
    ImaginationMama

    Answer by ImaginationMama at 2:02 PM on Jan. 13, 2011

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