conductive hearing loss


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Related to conductive hearing loss: sensorineural hearing loss
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Noun1.conductive hearing loss - hearing loss due to problems with the bones of the middle earconductive hearing loss - hearing loss due to problems with the bones of the middle ear
hearing disorder, hearing impairment - impairment of the sense of hearing
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3 If the cyst size exceeds 1-2 cm in diameter, they may cause a number of symptoms including persistent postnasal drip, occipital headache, neck stiffness, halitosis, and conductive hearing loss associated with middle ear effusion caused by nasal speech and Eustachian tube dysfunction.
83%) had a higher frequency of observation, while conductive hearing loss (21.
The pre-surgical hearing evaluation findings in this study demonstrated alterations in all subjects, similar to the literature [17, 18] which showed that SOM causes significant auditory deprivation characterized by mild conductive hearing loss bilaterally and revealing absence of the indicative peak pressure in the presence of middle ear effusion acoustic impedance on the acoustic impedance.
Determinants of conductive hearing loss in tympanic membrane perforation.
Conductive hearing loss results from disruption of the transmission of sound waves from the outer environment to the inner ear.
The test is used to establish the cause of conductive hearing loss and is often used in children because it doesn't rely on responses from the person being tested.
Some patients have conductive hearing loss, in which the sound simply can't reach the inner ear efficiently due to middle-ear problems.
Muscat: A specialised team of ENT and neck surgeries at the Al Nahdha Hospital of the Ministry of Health has started planting bone-anchored hearing aid known as 'Baha' for those suffering from conductive hearing loss and congenital atrophy.
Muscat, March 23 (ONA) A specialized team of ENT &Neck surgeries at the Al Nahdha Hospital of the Ministry of Health started planting Bone-anchored hearing aid known as Baha for those suffering from conductive hearing loss and congenital otorrphy.
Patients with tympanic membrane perforation and pure conductive hearing loss were included in middle ear damage, whereas patients with mixed, pure sensory neural hearing loss and vertigo fell under inner ear damage.
We present a case of Larsen syndrome being associated with ossicular malposition causing a conductive hearing loss.
Conductive hearing loss is one of the auditory disorders characterized by elevated air-conduction thresholds.