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"It Seems that Everyone in My Family Loses Their Hearing!" Results of a Study of Hereditary Factors in Adult-Onset Hearing Loss.

UNCG Author/Contributor (non-UNCG co-authors, if there are any, appear on document)
Susan L. Phillips, Assistant Professor (Creator)
Institution
The University of North Carolina at Greensboro (UNCG )
Web Site: http://library.uncg.edu/

Abstract: Gallaudet University, the University of Maryland School of Medicine, and SHHH are completing a study to determine the extent to which genetic factors are involved in hearing loss that occurs in adulthood. This study, the first of its kind, is funded by the National Institute on Deafness and Other Communication Disorders, National Institutes of Health. The results of the first phase of this study are described in this article.

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Publication
SHHH Journal, July/August 1994, 14-16
Language: English
Date: 1994
Keywords
Hearing loss, Genetic factors, Adulthood