Sudden Hearing Loss(SHLL)

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kev kavanna
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Sudden Hearing Loss(SHLL)

Postby kev kavanna » Sun Feb 22 2015, 23:20

Any advice SHLL

I have a class 1 medical renewed last October perfect hearing and last week have woke Wednesday morning with Sudden sensorineural hearing loss (SSHL), commonly known as sudden deafness, occurs as an unexplained, rapid loss of hearing—usually in one ear has anyone experienced this I have had a audiogram with normal hearing in my left ear, a MRI on Friday and on a course of Steroids’ for 7 days ?
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Re: Sudden Hearing Loss(SHLL)

Postby kiwiflyer » Mon Feb 23 2015, 08:27

I had a loader driver a few years ago that had this happen.
I think it got slightly better but is still very deaf in one ear.
He has obtained a class 1 medical, but had to go through a few extra examinations to get it, and maybe has restrictions on it but not sure.
Other than that I can't be of any help but best of luck getting it sorted I'm sure you will.

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