For Immediate Release: Sept. 16, 2016
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FDA permits marketing of balloon device to treat persistent Eustachian tube dysfunction
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration today permitted marketing of a device that uses a small balloon to treat persistent Eustachian tube dysfunction (ETD), a condition in which pressure, pain or clogged or muffled sensations occur in the ear.