At the top hole this liquid stuff has been coming out for couple of days now and I am getting worried. I had a nipple piercing around 2 and half years ago but it kept rejecting, so I ended up taking it out about almost a year ago. These practices should be carried out until the piercing completely heals. HealthTap uses cookies to enhance your site experience and for analytics and advertising purposes. [ARCHIVED THREAD] - Stuff coming out of old piercing hole. Causes for new and old piercing. The white cells get built up if you don't clean the piercing regularly, but you typically have to take the piecing out in order to clean. Hopefully someone can help me, especially those with old tongue piercings where they no longer wear the bar. Clean the earrings using a mild disinfectant. The black stuff in your ear piercing hole, as I understand it, is probably from accessories mainly made from sterling silver. 1 year old ear piercing red, swollen, with yellow "crusties". It wasn't liquid, it was solid, kinda like what comes out of a blackhead, hard puss or whatever it is. Then I put a 1mm bar in and it was fine, no blood. This discharge is white, yellow, or green in colour. I had my belly button pierced about 7 years ago, and for the past 3 years I have not worn anything in the piercing and left it to heal. When one has crusty ears, this may result to discomforts and embarrassment. You very well could have an infection after piercing, particularly if you notice plus coming out of the piercing hole. I got my ears pierced on christmas eve for a christmas present. Please see your doctor so whatever is going on can be stopped and not spread. Dear Alice, About a year and a half ago, i got both of my nipples pierced. You will notice the area of the piercing hole will gradually become more red, you also might see green or yellow-ish colored puss coming out of the piercing hole. Keep an eye out for pus coming out of your ear piercing. Sounds like it will need antibiotics and possibly incision and drainage. My baby is 4 weeks old now & the white stuff was gone as soon as my milk came through & I do get breast milk through the hole! Crusty Ears Causes: White Crust in Ear Canal, Folds, Lobe, Piercing, Discharge, Wax, Behind, Get Rid . It's red, swollen and has puss. ARCHIVED; Yellav. Many women notice clear or white stuff out of nipple in early pregnancy. Connect by text or video with a U.S. board-certified doctor now — wait time is less than 1 minute! Posted: 3/14/2007 4:20:11 PM EST [Last Edit: 3/14/2007 4:21:04 PM EST by Yellav] I had an ear ring about 15 years ago (don't ask ). To learn more, please visit our. I had both nipples professionally pierced at 17. Not thinking about my allergies to surgical steel posts in my ears, i got my nipples pierced with surgical steel rings, which i assume are standard. If the white stuff that comes out of your ear lobe looks cheesy and is kind of smelly it may be a cyst. Dr. Heidi Fowler answered. See and ENT or plastic surgeon for diagnosis and treatment. It has healed very well, but I have never been able to stop the recurrence of white residue building on the bar (standard banana bar). Apply antibiotic ointment after removing the infected earrings. An infected piercing can be serious if it's not treated quickly. The most likely substance would be fat. i'm having white pus coming out of my ear piercing? These are imprecise tools that can pull or cause damage around the piercing. Usually, there is a little white goop coming out, but that's normal. I would consider doing antibiotics. Answered on Sep 28, 2016 1 doctor agrees I would use jewelery cleaner on the jewelery, and hydrogen peroxide on where the piercing is. I’ve tried to squeeze it out, it does come out but more just comes back after. I noticed when I squeeze my ear lobe, white stuff comes out of the piercing hole … New one. However, the white discharge likely isn't pus, it's lymph. A. 0rphan Posts: 1,282, Reputation: 240. See your doctor or a local urgent care in the morning. If the stuff coming out turns darker, or has a greenish-yellow-ish, or even brown tint to it, it's probably infected. we will look at causes on a new as well as an old one. Kept pressing, all the gunk came out and then it was almost like I was pressing the inside of my piercing out a bit like a dogs willy which wasn't the prettiest. I would allow for this to heal completely, then reevaluate whether there is an underlying cyst. Took them out at 22 due to recurring infection on one. white pus in ear piercing. The ear lobe is skin covering only fatty tissue. My friend said when she got hers that didn't happen, could it be an infection or is it normal ? I haven't worn earrings in the second holes for about 4 years. If there is white stuff discharged from nipple, it usually happens when the nipples are being squeezed or are related with the following conditions. 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