How is age-related hearing loss diagnosed?
Diagnosis of hearing loss may include a detailed physical examination that includes a thorough examination of the ear. To assess the level of your hearing loss, your doctor may use a tuning fork and an audiometer (a device that produces different sounds at various frequencies and volumes).
Author: Chay Goebel
First answered: 17 Jul 2015
Last reviewed: 19 May 2018
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