Eustachian tube is a tube that connect middle ear with back throat. This tube has function as the air pressure stabilizer when you swallow or yawn. It keeps balance of the air pressure inside ears with outside. So, your throat can do its job easily. However, Eustachian tube also can get blocked. If this happen, you will feel uncomfortable when you yawn or swallow or even doing your daily activity. And, there’re many things that caused dysfunction of eustachian tube. Here’re few of them.
First caused of dysfunction of eustachian tube is the virus. It caused fever and the over amount liquid that produced inside your ears can’t go through this tube, because it’s swallowed. Mostly, if you cure your fever, the problem in your Eustachian tube is also disappearing. Allergies also can become the factor that caused dysfunction in Eustachian tube. The most dangerous factor that caused Eustachian tube dysfunction is physical cause. It can caused permanent damage inside your ears. And mostly, you will need surgery to fix it. There’re also many symptoms that you can use to know that you have dysfunction of Eustachian tube. Pain is the easy symptoms you can find. If there’s pain inside your ears, you might have dysfunction of Eustachian tube. Hearing problem and ears ringing are also common problem that happen when your Eustachian tube is clogged with fluid or inflamed. Dysfunction of Eustachian tube can be said as dangerous health problem, if it’s happen to your child. The clogged fluid inside your ears can cause infection and of course, that will cause more problems in your child’s ears.
If you feel all the symptoms above and you think you have this dysfunction of eustachian tube, you better go to your doctor as soon as possible. Get the treatment and medication that you need. And cure this problem before it become worst.