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What is Phonophobia?

What is Phonophobia?

  • Phonophobia: An exaggerated or irrational fear of noise.
  • Phonophobia: An abnormally disproportionate increase in the sensation of loudness in response to auditory stimuli of normal volume. COCHLEAR DISEASES; VESTIBULOCOCHLEAR NERVE DISEASES; FACIAL NERVE DISEASES; STAPES SURGERY; and other disorders may be associated with this condition.
    Source - Diseases Database

Phonophobia: Introduction

Types of Phonophobia:

Broader types of Phonophobia:

What causes Phonophobia?

Causes of Phonophobia: see causes of Phonophobia

What are the symptoms of Phonophobia?

Symptoms of Phonophobia: see symptoms of Phonophobia

Phonophobia: Testing

Diagnostic testing: see tests for Phonophobia.

Misdiagnosis: see misdiagnosis and Phonophobia.

How is it treated?

Doctors and Medical Specialists for Phonophobia: Psychiatrist ; see also doctors and medical specialists for Phonophobia.
Treatments for Phonophobia: see treatments for Phonophobia

Name and Aliases of Phonophobia

Main name of condition: Phonophobia

Other names or spellings for Phonophobia:

Noise phobia

Hyperacusis, Auditory hyperacuity, Hearing oversensitive, Hyperacusia Source - Diseases Database


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