‘Hearing Loss’ Articles

Genetics of Hearing Loss: ACMG Practice Guidelines for Diagnosis

About 3 to 4 per 1,000 live births in the United States are affected by profound deafness or partial hearing loss.1,2  Genetic factors explain more than half of these cases.  Hereditary hearing loss is genetically heterogeneous and is clinically categorized either as syndromic or nonsyndromic.  Read more

  • May 19, 2015
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