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*  Presbycusis
The diagnosis of a sensorineural pattern hearing loss is made through audiometry, which shows a significant hearing loss ... Mixed Indeterminate The shape of the audiogram categorizes abrupt high-frequency loss (sensory phenotype) or flat loss (strial ... that is characteristic of conductive hearing disturbances. In other words, air conduction is equal to bone conduction. Persons ... Mild hearing loss is thresholds of 25-45 dB; moderate hearing loss is thresholds of 45-65 dB; severe hearing loss is thresholds ...
*  Cochlear Bone Anchored Solutions
Candidates with a conductive, mixed or single-sided sensorineural hearing loss can therefore benefit from bone conduction ... The acronym "BAHA" (for bone anchored hearing aid) was trademarked into Baha, since it is not considered a hearing aid by ... The Bone-Anchored Hearing Aid". In Kompis, Martin; Caversaccio, Marco-Domenico. Implantable Bone Conduction Hearing Aids. ... It is a semi-implantable under the skin bone conduction hearing device coupled to the skull by a titanium fixture. The system ...
*  Hearing
Conductive hearing loss, sensorineural hearing loss and mixed types. Conductive hearing loss Sensorineural hearing loss Mixed ... hearing loss There are defined degrees of hearing loss: Mild hearing loss - People with mild hearing loss have difficulties ... Profound hearing loss - People with profound hearing loss are very hard of hearing and they mostly rely on lip-reading and sign ... Severe hearing loss - People with severe hearing loss depend on powerful hearing aid. However, they often rely on lip-reading ...
*  Hearing loss
There are three main types of hearing loss, conductive hearing loss, sensorineural hearing loss, and mixed hearing loss. Half ... Mixed hearing loss Mixed hearing loss is a combination of conductive and sensorineural hearing loss. Chronic ear infection (a ... conductive hearing loss, sensorineural hearing loss, central deafness and combinations of conductive and sensorineural hearing ... infection or ankylosis may also cause hearing loss. Sensorineural hearing loss Sensorineural hearing loss is one caused by ...
*  Conductive hearing loss
This type of hearing loss may occur in conjunction with sensorineural hearing loss (mixed hearing loss) or alone. Common causes ... distinguishing conductive hearing loss from other kinds of hearing loss. Most causes of conductive hearing loss can be ... The hearing loss is worse in low frequencies. Congenital conductive hearing loss is usually identified through newborn hearing ... Hearing loss "Hearing Loss". HealthCentral. Retrieved 8 June 2013. Ruben, Robert J. (April 2007). "Hearing Loss and Deafness". ...
*  Sensorineural hearing loss
PTA can be used to differentiate between conductive hearing loss, sensorineural hearing loss and mixed hearing loss. A hearing ... Bone conduction thresholds can differentiate sensorineural hearing loss from conductive hearing loss. Other tests, such as oto- ... Sensorineural hearing loss (SNHL) is a type of hearing loss, or deafness, in which the root cause lies in the inner ear or ... or age-related hearing loss, the most common kind of hearing loss in industrial society. Noise-related causes of hearing loss ...
*  DMOZ - Health: Conditions and Diseases: Genitourinary Disorders: Kidney: Branchio-Oto-Renal Syndrome
The severity of hearing loss ranges from mild to profound and can be conductive, sensorineural and mixed. In addition to ... The common phenotypic features of Branchio-Oto-Renal Syndrome are hearing loss (incidence 93%), preauricular pits or tags (82 ... The severity of hearing loss ranges from mild to profound and can be conductive, sensorineural and mixed. In addition to ... The common phenotypic features of Branchio-Oto-Renal Syndrome are hearing loss (incidence 93%), preauricular pits or tags (82 ...
*  Otosclerosis
This treatment cannot reverse conductive hearing loss, but may slow the progression of both the conductive and sensorineural ... The diagnosis may be unclear clinically in cases of sensorineural or mixed hearing loss and may become apparent only on imaging ... The primary form of hearing loss in otosclerosis is conductive hearing loss (CHL) whereby sounds reach the ear drum but are ... the hearing loss is characteristically low-frequency, with higher frequencies being affected later. Sensorineural hearing loss ...
*  SoundBite Hearing System
... with normal hearing in the other ear Conductive hearing loss (problems with the outer or middle ear) Mixed hearing loss ( ... or profound sensorineural hearing loss in one ear (problems with the inner ear), with normal hearing in the other ear ... or conductive hearing loss (CHL). SoundBite also has CE mark approval for SSD, CHL, and mixed hearing loss (MHL). SoundBite was ... "Who Has Hearing Loss". Hearing Loss Education Center. Retrieved 22 February 2012. Dimmelow, K.L. "Hear on the other side" (PDF ...
*  List of MeSH codes (C09)
... hearing loss, mixed conductive-sensorineural MeSH C09.218.458.341.887 --- hearing loss, sensorineural MeSH C09.218.458.341. ... hearing loss, conductive MeSH C09.218.458.341.750 --- hearing loss, functional MeSH C09.218.458.341.812 --- hearing loss, high- ... hearing loss MeSH C09.218.458.341.186 --- deafness MeSH C09.218.458.341.374 --- hearing loss, bilateral MeSH C09.218.458.341. ... 887.432 --- hearing loss, central MeSH C09.218.458.341.887.460 --- hearing loss, noise-induced MeSH C09.218.458.341.887.772 ...
*  ICD-10 Chapter VIII: Diseases of the ear and mastoid process
Mixed conductive and sensorineural hearing loss, bilateral (H90.7) Mixed conductive and sensorineural hearing loss, unilateral ... Conductive and sensorineural hearing loss (H90.0) Conductive hearing loss, bilateral (H90.1) Conductive hearing loss, ... Mixed conductive and sensorineural hearing loss, unspecified (H91) Other hearing loss (H91.0) Ototoxic hearing loss (H91.1) ... Conductive hearing loss, unspecified (H90.3) Sensorineural hearing loss, bilateral (H90.4) Sensorineural hearing loss, ...
*  Nonsyndromic deafness
Loss of hearing caused by changes in the inner ear is called sensorineural deafness. Hearing loss that results from changes in ... this combination is called mixed hearing loss. The severity of hearing loss varies and can change over time. It can affect one ... the middle ear is called conductive hearing loss. The middle ear contains three tiny bones that help transfer sound from the ... Hearing loss that is present before a child learns to speak is classified as prelingual or congenital. Hearing loss that occurs ...
*  List of MeSH codes (C10)
... hearing loss, mixed conductive-sensorineural MeSH C10.597.751.418.341.887 --- hearing loss, sensorineural MeSH C10.597.751.418. ... hearing loss, bilateral MeSH C10.597.751.418.341.562 --- hearing loss, conductive MeSH C10.597.751.418.341.750 --- hearing loss ... 341.887.432 --- hearing loss, central MeSH C10.597.751.418.341.887.460 --- hearing loss, noise-induced MeSH C10.597.751.418. ... hearing loss, sudden MeSH C10.597.751.418.341.950 --- hearing loss, unilateral MeSH C10.597.751.418.505 --- hyperacusis MeSH ...
*  Audiometry
... conductive hearing loss, sensorineural hearing loss, central auditory processing disorders, and mixed types. Hearing loss may ... A PTA hearing test is the gold standard for evaluation of hearing loss/disability. Other types of hearing tests also generate ... Hearing loss may be unilateral or bilateral, and bilateral hearing loss may not be symmetrical. The most common types of ... There are four defined degrees of hearing loss: mild, moderate, severe and profound. Hearing loss may be divided into four ...
*  List of MeSH codes (C23)
... hearing loss, mixed conductive-sensorineural MeSH C23.888.592.763.393.341.887 --- hearing loss, sensorineural MeSH C23.888. ... hearing loss, bilateral MeSH C23.888.592.763.393.341.562 --- hearing loss, conductive MeSH C23.888.592.763.393.341.750 --- ... hearing loss, central MeSH C23.888.592.763.393.341.887.460 --- hearing loss, noise-induced MeSH C23.888.592.763.393.341.887.772 ... hearing loss, functional MeSH C23.888.592.763.393.341.812 --- hearing loss, high-frequency MeSH C23.888.592.763.393.341.849 ...
*  Outer ear
... causing conductive hearing loss and inherited in an autosomal recessive manner. Goldenhar syndrome, a combination of ... mixed' deafness (both sensorineural and conductive), inherited in an autosomal dominant manner. Crouzon syndrome, characterised ... then the early use of hearing aids may prevent complete hearing loss. This article incorporates text in the public domain from ... and also explains why they are particularly prone to acoustical injury and hearing loss near this frequency. Most human speech ...
*  Bone conduction auditory brainstem response
... it becomes difficult to distinguish between sensorineural or mixed hearing losses when the losses by bone exceed this number. ... Auditory brainstem responses to bone-conducted brief tones in young children with conductive or sensorineural hearing loss. ... With conductive hearing losses, the latencies for air are shifted when compared to the latencies of bone-conduction. Mauldin & ... Atresia, microtia, otitis media and other outer/middle ear abnormalities, as well as infants with sensorineural hearing loss, ...
*  Enlarged vestibular aqueduct
The hearing loss is commonly mixed and can be of any degree when first identified. The conductive component is due to a third ... and symptoms include fluctuating and sometimes progressive sensorineural hearing loss and disequilibrium. The vestibular ... Any hearing loss will need management with amplification and support in education and at work. If the hearing loss becomes ... Hearing loss is very likely. Enlarged vestibular aqueducts are commonly picked up after newborn hearing screen when a child is ...
*  1p36 deletion syndrome
... or to the nerve used for hearing (vestibulocochlear nerve). Conductive hearing loss is a hearing loss associated with the ... Sensorineural hearing loss is a type of hearing impairment caused by damage that occurs to the inner ear (cochlea) ... These defects can cause less blood flow to the lungs, the mixing of oxygen-rich and oxygen-poor blood inside the heart, and low ... Children with hearing loss will often qualify for locally sponsored sign language classes. Music Therapy: Music has been shown ...
*  Noise-induced hearing loss
Sensorineural hearing loss Auditory fatigue Tinnitus Health effects from noise Hearing aid Hearing loss Occupational hearing ... If the endolymph fluid mixes with the fluid on the basal domain the neurons become depolarized, causing complete hearing loss. ... Different groups of hair cells are responsive to and conductive of different frequencies. There are two known biological ... Hearing Loss Association of America. "Hearing Loss and relationships". Hearing Loss Association of America. Alvarsson, JJ; ...
*  Bone-anchored hearing aid
It is primarily suited for people who have conductive hearing losses, unilateral hearing loss, single-sided deafness and people ... with mixed hearing losses who cannot otherwise wear 'in the ear' or 'behind the ear' hearing aids. They are more expensive than ... "The importance of an extended preoperative trial of BAHA in unilateral sensorineural hearing loss: a prospective cohort study ... Example of the first include age-related hearing loss and hearing loss due to noise exposure. A patient born without external ...
*  Tinnitus
... conductive hearing loss acoustic shock loud noise or music middle ear effusion sensorineural hearing loss excessive or loud ... loudness in dB above hearing threshold at the indicated frequency, mixing-point, and minimum masking level. In most cases, ... Such hearing loss may also be present in a hidden form, i.e., in persons showing a normal audiogram. Hearing loss may have many ... These alterations are assumed to result from a disturbed sensory input, caused by hearing loss. Hearing loss could indeed cause ...