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What is the sound level (in decibels) that can cause hearing loss?|

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Dr. Patrick Melder
ENT - Head & Neck Surgery
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In brief: ASHA

A good reference chart: http://www.Asha.Org/public/hearing/noise/.

In brief: ASHA

A good reference chart: http://www.Asha.Org/public/hearing/noise/.
Dr. Patrick Melder
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Dr. Gutti Rao
Internal Medicine - Hospital-based practice

In brief: 80dB and above

Persistent loud noise above 80db results in sensorineural deafness.

In brief: 80dB and above

Persistent loud noise above 80db results in sensorineural deafness.
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