Otosclerosis

Otosclerosis is a disease of the bony labyrinth capsule with pathological accumulation of newly formed bone tissue in the oval window. Since the bone newly formed tissue can clamp the stirrup (stapes) or restrict its mobility, it comes in otosclerosis to a conductive hearing loss. If Otoskleroseherde – as in the form of a rare Innenohrotosklerose – located near the scala media, a sensorineural hearing loss is possible. In half…

September 3, 2018
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Understanding Common Causes of Hearing Loss: Symptoms and Treatments

December 13, 2016

Many different causes can produce hearing loss, some of which can be favorably treated with drugs or surgery, depending on the disease process. Three Types of Hearing Loss Conductive hearing loss -this form of hearing loss is caused problems in the ear canal, eardrum, or middle ear and its little bones ( the malleus, incus, and stapes) Sensorineural hearing loss (SNHL) this is caused by problems of the inner ear,…

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