Otosclerosis. Usually all you need is a physical exam of the ears and a hearing test. Occasionally a ct scan of the ear might be ordered.
Otosclerosis. Otosclerosis is a condition in which you have calcium deposit around the foot plate of stapedius (smallest bone in the body) in the middle ear. It is a progressive condition with tinnitus and gradual loss of hearing. Surgery-stapedectomy tests- audiometry.