hypacusia

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hypacusia

[¦hip·ə¦kyü·zhə]
(medicine)
Impairment of hearing.
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A hypacusis over more than 6 month was determined as inclusion criterion, whereas a difference between bone and air conduction higher than 10 dB was the exclusion criterion.
Notably, these children initially were definitely not healthy but had a wide spectrum of diseases: cranial nerve palsy of unknown etiology (n = 42), strong headache (n = 17), first generalized seizure (n = 12), acute strabismus (n = 8), transient gait disturbance (n = 5), paresthesia of unknown etiology (n = 2), acute confusional state due to migraine (n = 2), benign paroxysmal vertigo (n = 2), and progressive hypacusis of unknown etiology (n = 1).