Meningitis resulting in hearing loss and labyrinthitis ossificans - does the causative organism matter?


Our aim was to demonstrate whether one causative agent of meningitis is more likely to cause profound hearing loss and labyrinthitis ossificans. We obtained data from the New South Wales health department for cases of meningitis between 1995 and 2005 (1568 cases) and the Sydney Cochlear Implant Centre for cochlear implant patients with hearing loss… (More)
DOI: 10.1179/cim.2008.9.2.90


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