Assessment of hearing loss by pure-tone audiometry in patients with mucopolysaccharidoses.

@article{Lin2014AssessmentOH,
  title={Assessment of hearing loss by pure-tone audiometry in patients with mucopolysaccharidoses.},
  author={Hsiang-Yu Lin and S C Shih and Chih-kuang Chuang and K S Lee and M R Chen and Hung-Ching Lin and Pao Chin Chiu and D-M Niu and S. -F. Lin},
  journal={Molecular genetics and metabolism},
  year={2014},
  volume={111 4},
  pages={533-8}
}
BACKGROUND Patients with mucopolysaccharidoses (MPS) often have hearing loss. However, the characterization of hearing loss by pure-tone audiometry (PTA) in this rare disease population and its relationship to age and treatment is limited. METHODS PTA was performed in 39 patients with MPS (29 males and 10 females; 3 with MPS I, 21 with MPS II, 9 with MPS… CONTINUE READING