Presbycusis

What is Presbycusis?

Presbycusis, or age-related hearing loss, is a common cause of hearing loss in adults worldwide. Presbycusis is a complex and multifactorial disorder, characterized by symmetrical progressive loss of hearing over many years. It usually affects the high frequencies of hearing, although its presentation and clinical course can be variable.

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My father is 64 years old
He had worked in jute mill for 40 years in production department
He cannot hear properly

On 2/1/2015
We visited ENT specialist...

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Brief Answer:
You father are having Age-related hearing loss (presbycusis) .

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Hi XXXXXXX ,
Thanks for the query.

I have read your...

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I woke up feeling really fuzzy, buzzing in my ears. I ve had a virus of some kind. I had an MRI of the brain a month ago, which was okay, an ENG...

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hi,
thank you for your query,

The most common cause of tinnitus is hearing loss that occurs with aging (presbycusis)
it can also be caused by...

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4 days ago had lossof hear in rt ear. saw doctor yesterday she says allergy after checking both nostrils. now that reading this article . see that...

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Supportive care

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Thank you for asking
I read your question and i understand your concern. Hearing loss with dizziness...

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