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What is a “Patulous” Eustachian Tube?

Just what is a “Patulous” Eustachian Tube? Every week I see two or three patients with ear complaints that have been undiagnosed, or misdiagnosed. Many times I will see young adults with a sudden sense of a “popped ear“, “ear pressure“, or “hearing in a barrel“. There will often be a feeling of hearing loss, […]