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Can a high pitched sound like scream (editing for a broadway play) in headphones cause hearing loss? its uncomfortable, is it permanent?

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Dr. William Gaya answered

Specializes in Neurology

Acoustic trauma is commonly seen in machinery operators or musicians exposed to loud music. It can cause permanent hearing loss. Check with an ENT (ear nose throat specialist). Prevention of further loss is the key, .

Answered Jun 10, 2014



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