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Congenital deafness

Congenital deafness: Introduction

Congenital deafness: Deafness at birth. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Congenital deafness is available below.

Symptoms of Congenital deafness

Treatments for Congenital deafness

  • Management of congenital deafness depends upon the degree of hearing loss, the type of hearing loss, the age of the patient at time of diagnosis, and patient and family preference. Remediable causes may coexist, and should be sought. Treatments include:
    • Education and support - for the child, family and carers, in order for the patient to manage optimally
    • Externally worn hearing aids - digital and analogue
    • Implantable aids
  • more treatments...»

Home Diagnostic Testing

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Causes of Congenital deafness

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Disease Topics Related To Congenital deafness

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Congenital deafness: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Misdiagnosis and Congenital deafness

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Congenital deafness: Research Doctors & Specialists

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Hospitals & Clinics: Congenital deafness

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Congenital deafness: Rare Types

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Evidence Based Medicine Research for Congenital deafness

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Research about Congenital deafness

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Clinical Trials for Congenital deafness

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Congenital deafness: Broader Related Topics

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More information about Congenital deafness

  1. Congenital deafness: Introduction
  2. Symptoms
  3. Causes
  4. Treatments
  5. Misdiagnosis
  6. Home Testing
  7. Types
 

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