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Noise-Induced Hearing Loss

Noise-Induced Hearing Loss: Introduction

Hearing can be damaged by loud noise. It can be from a single loud noise or from chronic exposure to loud noises over time. ...more »

Symptoms of Noise-Induced Hearing Loss

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Noise-Induced Hearing Loss: Complications

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Causes of Noise-Induced Hearing Loss

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Disease Topics Related To Noise-Induced Hearing Loss

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Noise-Induced Hearing Loss: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Misdiagnosis and Noise-Induced Hearing Loss

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Noise-Induced Hearing Loss: Rare Types

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Prevention of Noise-Induced Hearing Loss

Prevention information for Noise-Induced Hearing Loss has been compiled from various data sources and may be inaccurate or incomplete. None of these methods guarantee prevention of Noise-Induced Hearing Loss.

  • Avoid noise exposure
  • Ear plugs
  • Ear muffs
  • High-tech ear muffs - newer ear muffs can avoid hearing damage will still conveying certain other sounds.
  • Noise reduction measures - changes to the workplace if possible
  • more preventions...»

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Definitions of Noise-Induced Hearing Loss:

Hearing loss due to exposure to explosive loud noise or chronic exposure to sound level greater than 85 dB. The hearing loss is often in the frequency range 4000-6000 hertz. - (Source - Diseases Database)

Noise-Induced Hearing Loss is listed as a "rare disease" by the Office of Rare Diseases (ORD) of the National Institutes of Health (NIH). This means that Noise-Induced Hearing Loss, or a subtype of Noise-Induced Hearing Loss, affects less than 200,000 people in the US population.
Source - National Institutes of Health (NIH)


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