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Can hearing be affected by lung cancer?

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Dr. David Cooke
Surgery - Thoracic
6 doctors agree

In brief: No

Not commonly. Certain chemotherapy may affect hearing.

In brief: No

Not commonly. Certain chemotherapy may affect hearing.
Dr. David Cooke
Dr. David Cooke
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Dr. Aaron Milstone
Internal Medicine - Pulmonology
2 doctors agree

In brief: Chemotherapy

Usually the lung cancer itself does not affect hearing.
However, platinum based chemotherapy (ie cisplatinum) can cause hearing loss which can be temporary or even permanent.

In brief: Chemotherapy

Usually the lung cancer itself does not affect hearing.
However, platinum based chemotherapy (ie cisplatinum) can cause hearing loss which can be temporary or even permanent.
Dr. Aaron Milstone
Dr. Aaron Milstone
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