TITLE

Hyperacusis in Williams Syndrome

AUTHOR(S)
Johnson, Liane B.; Comeau, Michel; Clarke, Kevin D.
PUB. DATE
March 2001
SOURCE
Journal of Otolaryngology;Mar/Apr2001, Vol. 30 Issue 2, p90
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Attempts to define hyperacusis in audioparametric terms through a study of children with Williams syndrome. Presence of persistent hyperacusis in all patients that resulted in varying degrees of interference with daily activities; Absence of transient evoked otoacoustic emissions (TEOAE) in patients with sensorineural hearing loss; Absence of TEOAE despite normal hearing thresholds.
ACCESSION #
5361410

 

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