[ US /ˈtɪnɪtəs/ ]
[ UK /tˈɪnɪtəs/ ]
[ UK /tˈɪnɪtəs/ ]
- a ringing or booming sensation in one or both ears; a symptom of an ear infection or Meniere's disease
How To Use tinnitus In A Sentence
- Sometimes tinnitus is a symptom of a disease, like an ear infection or Meniere's disease.
- Tinnitus can be caused by, and be an indicator of, many different auditory or medical conditions ranging from simple impaction of wax against the eardrum to less common, but more serious conditions such as tumours that press on the auditory nerve. Tinnitus: the sound of silence
- He claims that he suffered hearing loss and tinnitus. Times, Sunday Times
- One classification system stresses distinctions between vibratory and nonvibratory types, while another system groups the different forms of tinnitus into subjective or objective classes.
- Our patient had unilateral tinnitus and sensorineural hearing loss prompting investigation.
- Researchers found they suffer permanent tinnitus, or ringing in the ears. The Sun
- The presence of tinnitus often heralds a cochlear hearing loss.
- In this study, U.S. researchers subjected normal-hearing mice and mice with induced tinnitus to a sudden loud sound, called a startle test, and measured their response to an unexpected gap in the noise frequency. Finding the Pathways to a Cause of Tinnitus
- If the vestibular is unable to function properly by obstruction, injury, or infection, it can cause a nasty condition called labyrinthitis, which confuses and disorients the entire body during daily function and can cause side effects such as hearing loss, tinnitus, vertigo, uncontrolled rapid eye movement, and panic attacks secondary to chronic anxiety. PopMatters
- This condition has the associated symptoms of tinnitus (ringing in the ears) and difficulty with hearing.