IAN HOOTON / SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY IAN HOOTON / SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY
Cleaning ears. Woman using a cotton bud to clean her ear. Cotton buds are used to clean the external ear. However the use of cotton buds to clean the ear canal (auditory meatus) is discouraged by doctors. This may impact ear was or even perforate the ear drum (tympanum).
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