Mixed hearing-loss-involves-both-types-of-hearing-loss

384 views
346 views

Published on

There are several types of hearing loss. We will discuss mixed hearing loss which is the result of both conductive and sensorineural components

0 Comments
1 Like
Statistics
Notes
  • Be the first to comment

No Downloads
Views
Total views
384
On SlideShare
0
From Embeds
0
Number of Embeds
0
Actions
Shares
0
Downloads
14
Comments
0
Likes
1
Embeds 0
No embeds

No notes for slide

Mixed hearing-loss-involves-both-types-of-hearing-loss

  1. 1. Call Today<br />248-686-2856<br />Call Today<br />248-686-2856<br />Visit our Website<br />www.hearing-aids-clawson-mi.com<br />
  2. 2. Call Today<br />248-686-2856<br />We will discuss mixed hearing loss, which is the result of both conductive and sensorneural components. <br />
  3. 3. Call Today<br />248-686-2856<br />Conductive hearing loss typically involves problems in the outer or middle ear.<br />
  4. 4. Call Today<br />248-686-2856<br />In this situation, voices or sounds may be faint, distorted, or a combination of both. <br />
  5. 5. Call Today<br />248-686-2856<br />Common causes of conductive hearing loss can include: <br />Infections of the ear <br />canal or middle ear, Fluid buildup in the middle ear, <br />Perforation of the eardrum, <br />Excessive Earwax buildup <br />
  6. 6. Call Today<br />248-686-2856<br />Many kinds of conductive hearing loss can be effectively treated medically or surgically if done promptly.<br />
  7. 7. Call Today<br />248-686-2856<br />Sensorineural hearing loss occurs if the nerves within the inner ear become damaged and do not properly transmit their signals to the auditory centers of the brain. <br />
  8. 8. Call Today<br />248-686-2856<br />A common complaint related to this condition is that people seem to mumble or that the patient cannot clearly hear what is being said.<br />
  9. 9. Call Today<br />248-686-2856<br />Aging is the most common cause of this type of hearing loss.<br />
  10. 10. Call Today<br />248-686-2856<br />In addition other causes can be: <br />Head Injury, <br />Excessive exposure to loud noise,<br />Viral infections, <br />Stroke, <br />Meningitis, <br />High Fever, <br />Heredity <br />
  11. 11. Call Today<br />248-686-2856<br />The most common treatment entails the use of hearing aids. <br />
  12. 12. Call Today<br />248-686-2856<br />If the conductive hearing loss can be treated, and treated promptly, this portion may have minimal impact. <br />
  13. 13. Call Today<br />248-686-2856<br />Call Today<br />248-686-2856<br />Visit our Website<br />www.hearing-aids-clawson-mi.com<br />

×