Man gets deadly infection in skull after cleaning ears with cotton swab


Talk about getting an earful. A British man contracted a “potentially life-threatening” bacterial infection in the lining of his skull after he used a cotton swab to clean his ear. A piece of the cotton got stuck in the 31-year-old man’s ear canal, made its way up his skull and reached the lining of his…

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