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Animal experiments have shown that eustachian tube obstruction significantly increases the likelihood of developing P aeruginosa otitis media, which may subsequently perforate the tympanic membrane and progress into a polymicrobial infection similar to what we typically see in humans.
When gram-negative bacteria are trapped in the middle ear, bacterial cell debris, including endotoxin, can induce inflammation that can cause or exacerbate Eustachian tube obstruction.
13,14) The causes of eustachian tube obstruction in adults are varied, but one of the principal pathways involves mucosal edema.