Sensorineural hearing loss

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Sensorineural hearing loss

Sensorineural hearing loss occurs when there is damage to the inner ear or the pathways from the inner ear to the brain. It is the most common form of permanent hearing loss, and typically cannot be repaired. Most sensorineural hearing loss is due to damaged hair cells in the inner ear, and this can be present at birth or acquired during the lifetime of the individual. Symptoms of sensorineural hearing loss include delayed development of speech or unclear speech, use of high volume on electronic viewing devices, and consistent need to ask for repitition in conversation. Treatment may include hearing aides or cochlear implants to improve hearing ability.

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Starkey Hearing Foundation

Bringing understanding among people through hearing care by focusing on awareness, education, protection and treatment, so the world may hear.

Last Updated: 20 Feb 2013

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Following organizations serve the condition "Sensorineural hearing loss" for support, advocacy or research.

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Starkey Hearing Foundation

Bringing understanding among people through hearing care by focusing on awareness, education, protection and treatment, so the world may hear.

http://www.starkeyhearingfoundation.org/

Last Updated: 20 Feb 2013

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Scientific Literature

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The terms "Sensorineural hearing loss" returned 323 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Successful treatment of sudden sensorineural hearing loss by means of pharmacotherapy combined with early hyperbaric oxygen therapy: Case report.
 

Author(s): Dorota Olex-Zarychta

Journal: Medicine (Baltimore). 2017 Dec;96(51):e9397.

 

According to the World Health Organization reports, adult-onset hearing loss is the 15th leading cause of burden of disease, and is projected to move up to 7th by the year 2030, especially in high-income countries. Sudden sensorineural hearing loss is considered by otologists as a ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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RNA sequencing uncovers the key microRNAs potentially contributing to sudden sensorineural hearing loss.
 

Author(s): Qi Li, Xiaohong Peng, Haoran Huang, Jingjing Li, Fan Wang, Jie Wang

Journal: Medicine (Baltimore). 2017 Nov;96(47):e8837.

 

This study aimed to identify miRNAs that may contribute to the pathogenesis of sudden sensorineural hearing loss (SSNHL) by RNA-seq (RNA-sequencing).RNA was extracted from SSNHL patients and healthy volunteers, respectively. Sequencing was performed on HiSeq4000 platform. After filtering, ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Whole exome sequencing identifies TRIOBP pathogenic variants as a cause of post-lingual bilateral moderate-to-severe sensorineural hearing loss.
 

Author(s): Agnieszka Pollak, Urszula Lechowicz, Victor Abel Murcia Pieńkowski, Piotr Stawiński, Joanna Kosińska, Henryk Skarżyński, Monika Ołdak, Rafał Płoski

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Implementation of whole exome sequencing has provided unique opportunity for a wide screening of causative variants in genetically heterogeneous diseases, including nonsyndromic hearing impairment. TRIOBP in the inner ear is responsible for proper structure and function of stereocilia ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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The terms "Sensorineural hearing loss" returned 38 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Cochlear synaptopathy in acquired sensorineural hearing loss: Manifestations and mechanisms.
 

Author(s): M Charles Liberman, Sharon G Kujawa

Journal: Hear. Res.. 2017 06;349():138-147.

 

Common causes of hearing loss in humans - exposure to loud noise or ototoxic drugs and aging - often damage sensory hair cells, reflected as elevated thresholds on the clinical audiogram. Recent studies in animal models suggest, however, that well before this overt hearing loss can ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Sudden sensorineural hearing loss: Is there a connection with inner ear electrolytic disorders? A literature review.
 

Author(s): Andrea Ciorba, Virginia Corazzi, Chiara Bianchini, Claudia Aimoni, Henryk Skarzynski, Piotr Henryk Skarzynski, Stavros Hatzopoulos

Journal: Int J Immunopathol Pharmacol. 2016 Dec;29(4):595-602.

 

Electrolytic disorders of the inner ear represent a model that could be implicated in partially explaining the pathogenesis of sudden sensorineural hearing loss (SSNHL). Different types of electrolytes and different inner-ear loci are involved in cochlear homeostasis physiologically, ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Bilateral sudden sensorineural hearing loss as a presenting feature of systemic lupus erythematosus: Case report and brief review of other published cases.
 

Author(s): Sylvain Chawki, Jessie Aouizerate, Selim Trad, Jacques Prinseau, Thomas Hanslik

Journal: Medicine (Baltimore). 2016 Sep;95(36):e4345.

 

Sudden sensorineural hearing loss is an unusual presenting clinical feature of systemic lupus erythematosus.

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Clinical Trial Information This information is provided by ClinicalTrials.gov

High Dose Oral Steroids in Sudden Sensorineural Hearing Loss
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Sudden Sensorineural Hearing Loss (SSNHL)

 

Last Updated: 9 Feb 2018

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Objective Measures in Cochlear Implant
 

Status: Not yet recruiting

Condition Summary: Sensorineural Hearing Loss

 

Last Updated: 22 Aug 2017

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Esteem New Subject Enrollment Post Approval Study
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Sensorineural Hearing Loss

 

Last Updated: 2 Oct 2017

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