About Careers Internship MedBlogs Contact us
Medindia LOGIN REGISTER
Advertisement

Presbycusis - Symptoms

Font : A-A+

What are the Symptoms of Presbycusis?

  • With presbycusis, sounds often seem to be unclear and lower in volume.
  • Difficulty in understanding conversations, especially when there is background noise.
Advertisement
  • High-pitched sounds such as s and th are difficult to hear and differentiate.
  • Difficulty hearing in noisy places.
  • A man's voice is easier to hear than the higher pitches of a woman's voice.
  • Tinnitus (Ringing in the ear)
  • Older people who cant hear well may become depressed or withdraw from others to avoid the frustration or embarrassment.

Citations   close

Please use one of the following formats to cite this article in your essay, paper or report:

  • APA

    Dr. Trupti Shirole. (2014, September 25). What are the Symptoms of Presbycusis?. Medindia. Retrieved on May 22, 2022 from https://www.medindia.net/patients/patientinfo/what-are-the-symptoms-of-presbycusis.htm.

  • MLA

    Dr. Trupti Shirole. "What are the Symptoms of Presbycusis?". Medindia. May 22, 2022. <https://www.medindia.net/patients/patientinfo/what-are-the-symptoms-of-presbycusis.htm>.

  • Chicago

    Dr. Trupti Shirole. "What are the Symptoms of Presbycusis?". Medindia. https://www.medindia.net/patients/patientinfo/what-are-the-symptoms-of-presbycusis.htm. (accessed May 22, 2022).

  • Harvard

    Dr. Trupti Shirole. 2021. What are the Symptoms of Presbycusis?. Medindia, viewed May 22, 2022, https://www.medindia.net/patients/patientinfo/what-are-the-symptoms-of-presbycusis.htm.


Do you wish to consult an Audiologist for your problem? Ask your question

Dr. Wajid Kanue
Dr. Wajid Kanue
BASLP
5 years experience
Hearing.Care [ A Complete Speech and Hearing Centre] , Janglatmandi
Teleconsult Now View Profile
Mr. Ishfaq Ahmad Dar
Mr. Ishfaq Ahmad Dar
BASLP
7 years experience
Ear Health and habilitation centre, Anantnag
+ 1 more
Teleconsult Now View Profile
View All

Post a Comment

Comments should be on the topic and should not be abusive. The editorial team reserves the right to review and moderate the comments posted on the site.

Advertisement
Health Topics A - Z
A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z



    What's New on Medindia
    Prevent Hacking of Medical Devices: FDA Sounds Alarm
    Black Water: Benefits and Uses
    World Hypertension Day 2022 - Measure Blood Pressure Accurately, Control It, Live Longer!
    View all

    Medindia Newsletters Subscribe to our Free Newsletters!
    Terms & Conditions and Privacy Policy.

    Most Popular on Medindia

    Drug - Food Interactions Color Blindness Calculator Blood Donation - Recipients Vent Forte (Theophylline) How to Reduce School Bag Weight - Simple Tips Drug Side Effects Calculator Diaphragmatic Hernia Nutam (400mg) (Piracetam) Selfie Addiction Calculator Daily Calorie Requirements

    Disclaimer - All information and content on this site are for information and educational purposes only. The information should not be used for either diagnosis or treatment or both for any health related problem or disease. Always seek the advice of a qualified physician for medical diagnosis and treatment. Full Disclaimer

    © All Rights Reserved 1997 - 2022

    This site uses cookies to deliver our services. By using our site, you acknowledge that you have read and understand our Cookie Policy, Privacy Policy, and our Terms of Use
    open close
    ASK A DOCTOR ONLINE