Congenital hearing loss

What is Congenital hearing loss?

It is hearing loss present since birth. It can be either hereditary or it could be causes in the womb ( in utero ) or causes at the time of birth. Apart from heriditary causes, other causes include prematurely born baby , Intrauterine infections , birth asphyxia , Newborn jaundice , certain medication etc.

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Sir please find bera test report of 2 years old .Kindly know what variation

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Sensoryneural hearing loss

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The attached bera...

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hello sir, I have a 6 months old daughter, during last two months we have observed that she is not responding to the voices given by me, infact she...

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Dear Vishal Rana,
Unfortunately your daughter may be suffering from a congenital hearing loss. The HRCT/MRI may be required to see if there is...

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May you suggest any power full medicine to boost hearing capacity in child ? whose hearing capacity is very low ? My son aged 10 year have very low...

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