conductive hearing loss


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conductive hearing loss

[kən‚dək·tiv ′hir·iŋ ‚lȯs]
(physiology)
Failure of sound to be transmitted properly to the receptors in the inner ear so that sounds must be made louder to be heard.
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1,3,4) Most patients presented with conductive hearing loss.
Language Development of Children With Conductive Hearing Loss
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In almost all cases, conductive hearing loss can be improved by medication or surgery.
Typically, a child with a conductive hearing loss will speak more softly than is normal.
Products include the Nucleus range of Cochlear implant systems and the Baha implant system, a bone conduction implant designed to help those with conductive hearing loss, mixed hearing loss and single sided deafness.
We conducted a prospective, controlled study of patients with chronic otitis media and cholesteatoma (1) to examine the expression of myeloperoxidase (MPO) using immunohistochemical staining techniques and (2) to investigate the relationship between MPO activity and the degree of conductive hearing loss in these patients.
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A 50-year-old man presented to us with a history of bilateral otosclerosis and moderate to severe conductive hearing loss.
About the Baha Implant System Designed to help people with conductive hearing loss, mixed hearing loss and single-sided deafness, the osseointegrated Baha Implant System utilizes the body's natural ability to conduct sound.