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Could I have mud from Glastonbury trapped in my ear?

After returning from Glastonbury my right ear began to hurt. I got covered in mud over the weekend and I?m worried I have some trapped in my ear. What should I do and could it permanently damage my hearing? The pain in my ear seems to be getting worse.


For any type of ear pain, your first course of action should be to visit your GP or a local NHS Walk-In Centre. Whilst it is unlikely that mud would get trapped in your ear, it is possible that bacteria could cause an ear infection which should be investigated by a medical professional.

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