hypacusia


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hypacusia

[¦hip·ə¦kyü·zhə]
(medicine)
Impairment of hearing.
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In 1958, Lehnhardt theorized the presence of "anticancer antibodies" as a cause of progressive bilateral hypacusia in 13 patients observed in his studies [9].