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Disease Presbycusis

Name Presbycusis
Synonym Presbycuses
Definition Gradual bilateral hearing loss associated with aging that is due to progressive degeneration of cochlear structures and central auditory pathways. Hearing loss usually begins with the high frequencies then progresses to sounds of middle and low frequencies.
Categories Ear-nose-throat disease | Nervous system disease | Signs and symptoms
MeSH® ID D011304

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1. DiseasesOtorhinolaryngologic Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Ear Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Hearing Disorders Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Hearing Loss Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Hearing Loss, Sensorineural Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Presbycusis
2. DiseasesNervous System Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Neurologic Manifestations Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Sensation Disorders Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Hearing Disorders Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Hearing Loss Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Hearing Loss, Sensorineural Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Presbycusis
3. DiseasesPathological Conditions, Signs and Symptoms Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Signs and Symptoms Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Neurologic Manifestations Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Sensation Disorders Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Hearing Disorders Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Hearing Loss Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Hearing Loss, Sensorineural Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Presbycusis

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Presbycusis
  Age-Related Hearing Impairment 1
  Presbycusis 2