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How can hearing loss in the left ear be treated?

Hi, thanks ! I have hearing loss on my left ear, went to the doc and my ears is clean , healthy, no pain, no redness, no swelling.. No trauma noted. Hearing test done and it shows hearing loss .. I m going for MRI next week, but just wondering what could be the cause of this.. I m on baby aspirin, metoprolol, alt ace, krill oil supplement and CQ10???
Wed, 31 Jan 2018
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Hello,
There are many causes for hearing loss. Some are treatable and some are not. The MRI is a good step to make sure there is nothing going on with the acoustic nerve causing the problem. If it is nerve damage then a hearing aid may be the only solution.
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