Peri-Operative Hearing Impairment


Peri-operative hearing impairment is a poorly reported morbidity following any type of anaesthesia. We report a case where the patient developed temporary hearing impairment after a gynaecological surgery. This recovered in a couple of week time. The causes of such hearing impairment in various types of anaesthesia are discussed.

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V. Singh, A. Sinha and R. Madan, "Peri-Operative Hearing Impairment," Open Journal of Anesthesiology, Vol. 2 No. 4, 2012, pp. 176-177. doi: 10.4236/ojanes.2012.24039.

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