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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gregg Alexander
33 years experience Pediatrics
Depends on the type: There are hearing screens and full blown hearing tests. Screens may be simple, brief tests where a soft-tipped probe is held gently in your ear, speci ... Read More
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Dr. Gutti Rao
Dr. Gutti Rao answered
46 years experience Hospital-based practice
Audiometry: Hearing can be tested with an audiometer distinguishes between air conduction (conductive hearing loss) and bone conduction(sensorineural deafness).

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A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael H. T. Sia
31 years experience Pediatrics
See below:: The most important time for a child to learn language is in the first 3 years of life. In fact, children begin learning speech and language in the fir ... Read More
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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Angeline Hadi
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View the video: It depends on what test is the audiologist is using, oae or abr . Check out the video. This website has all the descriptions. http://www.babyhearing. ... Read More
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Dr. David Lee
Dr. David Lee answered
32 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Various: There are various components to a comprehensive audiogram (hearing test). They include checking your responses to various test tones given at various ... Read More
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A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alfredo Garcia
56 years experience Pediatrics
Hearing test: For a 4--5-year-old child, peicture audiometry is good to use. For older children, pure tone audiometry is preferred. For younger children especially ... Read More
A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jonathan Owens
34 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Not usually: Audiologists are trained to determine whether or not their patients are guessing or faking responses on hearing testing. They have several tricks to ... Read More
A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Edwin Ishoo
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Hearing test: Lloyds chemists have nothing to do with a hearing test. You should never rely on a hearing test without intervention of an ENT specialist (Ear-Nose an ... Read More
A 25-year-old member asked:
Dr. Patrick Melder
27 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Simple: A hearing test is a very simple and non-invasive test.. Simply listen to tones and/or voices and press a button... Very simple.
A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. Peter Selz
31 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Hearing testa: A hearing test or audiogram is a test performed to determine how well one hears both sounds and the spoken voice.
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Dr. Irwin Berkowitz
Specializes in Pediatrics
Failed the test: If you are referring to the newborn screen the test requires a patent ear canal. If there is fluid, as is often the case in a newborn, or wax in the ... Read More
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Dr. Gutti Rao
Dr. Gutti Rao answered
46 years experience Hospital-based practice
Hearing tests: We can do hearing tests as often as necessary. But usually not. Once you have a hearing loss, if can fix it, unless there a determination in hearing, ... Read More
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