Congenital deafness

What is Congenital deafness?

It is deafness caused by birth. It may be caused from abnormalities anywhere in the external ear/middle ear/inner ear/ sensory neural pathway.

Questions and answers on "Congenital deafness"

My husbands mother and father is deaf and unable to speak, but he doesn't have any issue..Will it affect our kids

doctor1 MD

Brief Answer:
Possible but not commonly seen.

Detailed Answer:

Hi,

I had gone through your question and understand your concerns that your...

Read Full Thread   Ask a Doctor Now

Can a person scream so long and loud that they could rupture thier own eardrum?

doctor1 MD

Brief Answer:
No its not possible.

Detailed Answer:
Hi XXXXXXX

I understand your concern about this hearing loss.

First of all I express my deep...

Read Full Thread   Ask a Doctor Now

is there any ayurvedica tratment that will cure congnital deafness from root?

doctor1 MD

Hi Shailesh,

Welcome to Healthcaremagic Forum,
Can you please specify the age of the patient having this problem? There are many recent innovations...

Read Full Thread   Ask a Doctor Now

Recent questions on  Congenital deafness

doctor1 MD

My husbands mother and father is deaf and unable to speak, but he doesn't have any issue..Will it affect our kids

doctor1 MD

Can a person scream so long and loud that they could rupture thier own eardrum?

doctor1 MD

My 5 year old granddaughter was diagnosed Duanes Syndrome as an infant. She has recently begun Kindergarten, after having two years of a Special...

doctor1 MD

I am 20 years old, and currently hearing impaired with biliteral Cochlear Implants. I was born deaf, I am also diagnosed with ADHD . All my life I...

doctor1 MD

is there any ayurvedica tratment that will cure congnital deafness from root?

doctor1 MD

can a baby be born deaf, if you smoked while pregnant?

Ask Question
Doctor Image
MD

Hi, I am Dr. Andrew Rynne (Family Physician). I will be guiding you through the process. Please write your question below.

Related Medical Topics