Are there different types of tinnitus?
Tinnitus is broadly classified into two types: objective and subjective. Subjective tinnitus describes internal noises that can't be heard by anyone else. Objective tinnitus can be heard by others, usually with the aid of a stethoscope.
Author: Lauren Donley
First answered: 10 Nov 2014
Last reviewed: 19 May 2018
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