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Types of Hearing Loss
  Hearing loss is a broad topic that can categorized according to which part of the ear is damaged and what might have caused the hearing loss. The following resources offer more in depth information about each of the specific types of hearing loss.
Overview of the Types of Hearing Loss
  • Type, Degree, and Configuration of Hearing Loss (American Speech-Language-Hearing Association)
  • Types of Hearing Loss (Dangerous Decibels)
    Osteogenesis Imperfecta
  • Osteogenesis Imperfecta Issues: Hearing Loss (Osteogenesis Imperfecta Foundation)
    Meniere's Disease
  • Meniere's Disease (American Academy Family Physicians)
  • What You Should Know About Otosclerosis (American Academy of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery)
  • Presbycusis (National Institute on Deafness and Other Communication Disorders)
    Drug Induced Hearing Loss
  • Medication Effects on Hearing (American Speech Language Hearing Association)
    Tinnitus and Hearing Loss
  • What Would You Like to Know about Tinnitus? (American Tinnitus Association)
    Noise Induced Hearing Loss
  • Noise Induced Hearing Loss (National Institute on Deafness and Other Communication Disorders)
    Genetics and Hearing Loss

    This health information provided by Eskind Biomedical Library, Vanderbilt University Medical Center