Hearing Loss Medical Conditions
Below is a list of potential medical conditions this symptom could be a sign of.
Labyrinthitis is an inflammation of the labyrinth in the inner ear. The labyrinth is a system of cavities and canals in the inner ear that affects hearing, balance, and eye movement...What is Labyrinthitis?
Down syndrome (DS) is a common genetic disorder. It results in birth defects, medical problems, and some degree of Intellectual Disability What is Down Syndrome?
Niemann-Pick disease refers to a group of inherited conditions that affect the body's metabolism...What is Niemann-Pick Disease?
Toxoplasmosis is an infection caused by a tiny organism called a protozoon. Many people are infected with this protozoon...What is Toxoplasmosis?
X-linked adrenoleukodystrophy (ALD) is a rare inherited genetic disorder. There have been 34 types of ALD described...What is X-linked Adrenoleukodystrophy?
Cytomegalovirus (CMV) is a common virus. It can cause swollen lymph glands, fever, and fatigue. Most people with CMV do not show symptoms of infection and are not aware they have it...What is CMV Infection?
Osteogenesis imperfecta (OI) is a genetic problem that causes bones to break easily, often for little or no obvious reason...What is Osteogenesis Imperfecta?
Eustachian Tube Dysfunction
The eustachian tube is a small canal that connects the middle ear to the back of the nose and upper throat (nasopharynx)...What is Eustachian Tube Dysfunction?
Cerumen is the soft yellow wax secreted by glands in your ear canal, more commonly known as earwax...What is Cerumen Impaction?
A cholesteatoma is a type of cyst found in the middle ear behind the eardrum. Cholesteatoma is a noncancerous tumor that forms when the skin of a punctured eardrum grows through the hole in the middle ear...What is Cholesteatoma?