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Hearing Loss

Hearing Loss: What is it, Causes, Symptoms, Prevention, Diagnosis and More | Singapore General Hospital

Hearing Loss - Symptoms

  • Hearing loss may be gradual or sudden and can affect one or both ears.
  • The affected person usually complains of difficulty in holding a normal conversation, especially in a noisy environment. There may be complaints from others around that the person does not respond when called or speaks louder than normal.
  • There may be associated symptoms like tinnitus (ringing in the ears) or vertigo (spinning sensation).
  • Pain and discharge from the ear is often associated with ear infections.

Hearing Loss - Preparing for surgery

Hearing Loss - Post-surgery care

Hearing Loss - Other Information

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