Eustachian tube

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Synonyms for Eustachian tube

either of the paired tubes connecting the middle ears to the nasopharynx

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Moreover, among the endogenous factors, auditory tube dysfunction is assumed to play a major role [Cozza et al.
Hypertrophic tonsils and adenoids, however, may lead to infection of the air passages around the nose and may affect the auditory tube, causing ear infections.