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What Causes Clear, Odorless Ear Discharge & Why Your Ear is Leaking Fluid
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There is a wide range of causes of swelling in this area and these symptoms are often worse during the night, or at other time when the patient is lying down. These problems often improve during the day when the patient is sitting up or walking around and the lymphatic fluid has had a chance to drain away from the head and neck. The basic symptoms of this condition include visual signs of swelling such as puffiness anywhere around the head, face, or neck; however they may also include not-so-visible signs including:. Visual external signs are important. The most effective way to compare changes is to use digital photography with a camera that automatically puts date and time information on the photo.
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CSF leaks, which if they happen in the spine often lead to Intracranial Hypotension loss of CSF pressure and volume in the cranium , can result in a wide range of symptoms; some are primary symptoms, some secondary. It is rare that only one symptom will be present, although not unheard of. There can be a slight difference between the range, combination and severity of symptoms experienced by spinal and cranial leakers. A key characteristic of most of the above symptoms is that they are generally orthostatic.
While some ear discharge is normal for a healthy, functioning ear, an abundance of clear fluid leaking from the ear can be caused from thin cerumen, a ruptured eardrum, a signal of an underlying ear infection, or a skin condition within the ear canal. The most common cause of watery discharge from the ear is Swimmer's ear. Read below for more information on causes and treatment options. Some discharge from your ear is normal, such as earwax cerumen , that protects the skin of your ear canal by keeping it clean and lubricated.