A Chinese woman went to hospital complaining of itching in her left ear - and found out that the reason behind it was that a spider had been living there for five days.
Yahoo News reports that doctors used a saline solution to flush the spider out, in order to avoid having it burrow deeper into her ear or bite her.
Apparently the woman was so glad to be rid of the spider that she cried with gratitude after it had been removed.
Doctors believe the spider entered the woman's home during renovations and crawled into her ear during her sleep.
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