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Presbycusis

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by McCarthy AA

(Presbyacusis; Age-Related Hearing Loss; Presbyacusia)

 

Causes

There are several causes of presbycusis including:
 

RESOURCES

American Academy of Otolaryngology—Head and Neck Surgery
http://www.entnet.org

American Tinnitus Association
http://www.ata.org

 

CANADIAN RESOURCES

The Canadian Hearing Society
http://www.chs.ca

Canadian Society of Otolaryngology
http://www.entcanada.org

 

CANADIAN RESOURCES

Canadian Hearing Society
http://www.chs.ca

Canadian Society of Otolaryngology
http://www.csohns.com

 

References


Gates GA, Mills JH. Presbycusis. Lancet. 2005;366:1111-1120.


Hearing impairment in the elderly. EBSCO DynaMed website. Available at: http://www.ebscohost.com/dynamed.ebscohost.com/about/about-us . Updated July 1, 2013. Accessed September 20, 2013.


Presbycusis. National Institute on Deafness and Other Communication Disorders website. Available at: http://www.nidcd.nih.gov/health/hearing/Pages/presbycusis.aspx . Updated June 7, 2010. Accessed September 20, 2013.

 

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