:: Volume 7, Issue 1 And 2 (5 1999) ::
aud 1999, 7(1 And 2): 64-70 Back to browse issues page
noise and tinnitus
Mansoureh Adel Ghahraman
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Tinnitus from the Latin word tinnire meaning ringing is the perception of sound within the human ear in the absence of corresponding external sound. The most common cause is noise induced hearing loss. Tinnitus may be induced by an acoustic trauma or a permanent noise in the workplace. In case that Tinnitus is induced by acoustic trauma the site of lesion is commonly the base of the cochlea. Tinnitus in the senile population is mostly accompanying presbycusis. Although the incidence of permanent tinnitus following noise exposure is high, little is published about this issue. In the current article we are aimed at studying the prevalence of tinnitus in Minoo and other manufactures.

Keywords: Tinnitus, noise induced hearing loss, acoustic trauma, noise exposure, tinnitus parameters
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Type of Study: Research |
Accepted: 2013/08/26 | Published: 2017/12/19


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