Auditory Neuropathy

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Auditory Neuropathy

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The terms "Auditory Neuropathy" returned 56 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Speech perception in users of hearing aid with auditory neuropathy spectrum disorder.
 

Author(s): Nayara Freitas Fernandes, Elisabete Honda Yamaguti, Marina Morettin, Orozimbo Alves Costa

Journal: Codas. ;28(1):22-6.

 

To analyze speech perception in children with pre-lingual hearing loss with auditory neuropathy spectrum disorder users of bilateral hearing aid.

Last Updated: 14 Apr 2016

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Satisfaction of Children with Auditory Neuropathy and Cochlear Implant.
 

Author(s): Guilherme Machado de Carvalho, Thiago M Zago, Priscila Z Ramos, Arthur M Castilho, Alexandre C GuimarĂ£es, Edi L Sartorato

Journal: J Int Adv Otol. 2015 Dec;11(3):229-35.

 

In auditory neuropathy (AN) a dyssynchrony in the nerve conduction of the auditory nerve fibers is observed. Typically, patients with AN exhibit moderate to profound sensorineural hearing loss, and treatment using cochlear implants (CIs) or hearing aids should be performed as early ...

Last Updated: 26 Feb 2016

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Refinement of Molecular Diagnostic Protocol of Auditory Neuropathy Spectrum Disorder: Disclosure of Significant Level of Etiologic Homogeneity in Koreans and Its Clinical Implications.
 

Author(s): Mun Young Chang, Ah Reum Kim, Nayoung K D Kim, Chung Lee, Woong-Yang Park, Byung Yoon Choi

Journal: Medicine (Baltimore). 2015 Nov;94(47):e1996.

 

Auditory neuropathy spectrum disorder (ANSD) is a sensorineural hearing disorder caused by dysfunction of auditory neural conduction. ANSD has a heterogeneous etiology, including genetic factors; the response to cochlear implantation significantly varies depending on the etiology. ...

Last Updated: 4 Dec 2015

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The terms "Auditory Neuropathy" returned 8 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Performance of Cochlear Implants in Pediatric Patients with Auditory Neuropathy Spectrum Disorder.
 

Author(s): Guilherme Machado de Carvalho, Priscila Ramos, Castilho Arthur, Alexandre GuimarĂ£es, Edi Sartorato

Journal: J Int Adv Otol. 2016 Apr;12(1):8-15.

 

To describe the performance and results of CIs (cochlear implant) in patients with AN (auditory neuropathy) and to present a medical literature review.

Last Updated: 25 Jun 2016

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Pathophysiological mechanisms and functional hearing consequences of auditory neuropathy.
 

Author(s): Gary Rance, Arnold Starr

Journal: Brain. 2015 Nov;138(Pt 11):3141-58.

 

The effects of inner ear abnormality on audibility have been explored since the early 20th century when sound detection measures were first used to define and quantify 'hearing loss'. The development in the 1970s of objective measures of cochlear hair cell function (cochlear microphonics, ...

Last Updated: 27 Oct 2015

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Cortical development and neuroplasticity in Auditory Neuropathy Spectrum Disorder.
 

Author(s): Anu Sharma, Garrett Cardon

Journal: Hear. Res.. 2015 Dec;330(Pt B):221-32.

 

Cortical development is dependent to a large extent on stimulus-driven input. Auditory Neuropathy Spectrum Disorder (ANSD) is a recently described form of hearing impairment where neural dys-synchrony is the predominant characteristic. Children with ANSD provide a unique platform ...

Last Updated: 23 Dec 2015

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Auditory Brainstem Implantation in Young Children
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Developmental Cochlear Nerve Deficiency; Acquired Cochlear Nerve Deficiency; Cochlear Aplasia; Post-meningitis Cochlear Ossification; Cochlear Malformation

 

Last Updated: 5 Apr 2014

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