Sensorineural Hearing Loss Quiz

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Sensorineural Hearing Loss Quiz - Quiz

Responsible for more than 90% of hearing loss that occurs, Sensorineural hearing loss can be acquired or hereditary and is known to affect the inner ear. How much do you know about Sensorineural hearing loss? Take this quiz to find out. You will find questions on symptoms, treatment and lots more.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    How is sensorineural hearing loss identified?
    • A. 

      An Audiogram

    • B. 

      An Xray

    • C. 

      By blood test

    • D. 

      None of the above

  • 2. 
    Testing to identify Sensorineural hearing loss is done by _____
    • A. 

      A nurse

    • B. 

      An audiologist

    • C. 

      An urologist

    • D. 

      An optician

  • 3. 
    What is another name for an audiogram?
    • A. 

      A hearing aid

    • B. 

      A sensory test

    • C. 

      A blood test

    • D. 

      A pure tone audiometry

  • 4. 
    Which of these is the highest reported symptom of sensorineural hearing loss?
    • A. 

      Vertigo

    • B. 

      Plugged feeling in the ear

    • C. 

      Diminished hearing

    • D. 

      Ringing in the ear

  • 5. 
    Which of the following diseases is known to cause hearing loss?
    • A. 

      Astigmatism

    • B. 

      Flu

    • C. 

      Diabetes

    • D. 

      Measles

  • 6. 
    Prolonged and repeated exposure to this chemical can cause hearing loss
    • A. 

      Benzene

    • B. 

      Tetraoxosulphate(IV) acid

    • C. 

      Carbon disulphide

    • D. 

      Carbon dioxide

  • 7. 
    Deficiency of the following could cause hearing loss
    • A. 

      Iodine

    • B. 

      Flourine

    • C. 

      Protein

    • D. 

      Vitamin A

  • 8. 
    Which of the following is true?
    • A. 

      Ear plugs are a preventive method to the leading cause of sensorineural hearing loss

    • B. 

      Hearing loss is not associated to the damage of the hair cells of the cochlea 

    • C. 

      Otoscopy is not used in the diagnosis of autoimmune inner ear disease

    • D. 

      Cochlea implants are not used to treat autoimmune inner ear disease

  • 9. 
    The treatment modalities of sensorineaural hearing loss are divided into pharmacological, management and _____
    • A. 

      Emotional

    • B. 

      Surgical

    • C. 

      Physical

    • D. 

      External

  • 10. 
    9 out of 10 people with sudden sensorineural hearing loss lose hearing in _____
    • A. 

      The left ear

    • B. 

      The right ear

    • C. 

      One ear

    • D. 

      Both ears

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