Chinese Young Woman’s Eardrum Was Bitten By A Cockroach That Crawled Into Her Ear

Have you ever met someone who likes cockroaches? Yes, we are talking about that brown-colored beetle-like scavenging insect which has long antennae and legs and give yuck feeling whenever we saw them. It’s impossible to like them as they are considered to be filthy and carrier of various diseases as they live in dirty places.

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We definitely don’t want to see them in our houses and we are going to tell you about an incident after which you will be more determined to throw them out of their house. There have been many cases in which these cockroaches have entered the ear of persons and harmed their hearing ability.

Cockroach entered the ear of a Chinese young woman

A 20-yr old Chinese young woman was hospitalized as a cockroach entered her ear while she was sleeping. As per the Chinese media, the girl called the emergency after she felt that cockroach has entered her ear. The reports also stated that the cockroach had bitten the eardrums inside.

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2The incident took place in Guangdong province in the month of July

The girl was treated by a doctor named Dr. Huang Dan at Ren Kang Hospital in Dongguan City, Guangzhou who is a specialist in insects’ wounds. The cockroach was removed from the ear, 2 days after it entered the ear. The doctor stated that the cockroach was a German-originated cockroach and heavy bleeding took place as the cockroach had bitten a small hole in the ear drum.

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3This is what the girl said

She said she felt as if a needle has been poked in her ear. In the beginning she thought that it may have been because she was ear picking in a very harsh manner but she lost her cool when she realized that a cockroach has entered her ear.

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4What she did after that?

As the girl got to understand that a cockroach has entered her ear, she poured few drops of hot oil in her ear to harm the insect. However, things got worse from here as the insect’s movement completely stopped and she presumed that everything will get fine after cockroach loses its life but her hearing ability got reduced to a great extent.

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5This is what the doctor says

Dr. Huang said that instead of trying home remedies, the person should immediately go to the hospital so that the insect can be removed from the ear as soon as possible. The doctor also said that one or two similar cases come into his hospital every month, so cockroach entering human’s ear is not something new for them.

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