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Conductive deafness

Conductive deafness: Introduction

Conductive deafness: Any hearing loss or impairment caused by a defect in part of the ear that conducts sound. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Conductive deafness is available below.

Symptoms of Conductive deafness

Treatments for Conductive deafness

  • Treatment of conductive deafness depends upon the degree of hearing loss, the type of hearing loss, the age of the patient, and patient preference. Treatments include:
    • Treatment of remediable causes
      • Ear wax removal
      • Surgery for acoustic neuroma or cholesteatoma
      • Conservative or surgical management of drum perforations
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Home Diagnostic Testing

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Causes of Conductive deafness

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Disease Topics Related To Conductive deafness

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Conductive deafness: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Misdiagnosis and Conductive deafness

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Hospitals & Clinics: Conductive deafness

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Conductive deafness: Rare Types

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Evidence Based Medicine Research for Conductive deafness

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Conductive deafness: Animations

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Conductive deafness: Broader Related Topics

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Definitions of Conductive deafness:

Involves lesions of the external and middle ear resulting in malconduction of airborne sound. - (Source - Diseases Database)

Related Conductive deafness Info

More information about Conductive deafness

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

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