What is included in the physical exam to evaluate sudden hearing loss?

Updated: Aug 28, 2019
  • Author: Neeraj N Mathur, MBBS, MS, DNB(ENT), MNAMS, FAMS; Chief Editor: Arlen D Meyers, MD, MBA  more...
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Perform a careful head and neck examination, with special attention to the otologic and neurologic examination.

Tuning fork tests and a fistula test using pneumatic speculum must be performed.


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