Why does tinnitus appear in middle-aged and elderly people?

      Tinnitus may also be a symptom of some diseases, such as head trauma, noise or blast injury, Meniere’s disease, acoustic neuroma, and some neurological diseases in the skull.Therefore, tinnitus patients should go to the hospital for a comprehensive examination, especially pure tone hearing, acoustic impedance, electrical response audiometry and necessary CT examination to rule out tinnitus caused by the above-mentioned diseases.Patients suffering from persistent tinnitus, especially unilateral persistent tinnitus, must consult a specialist for diagnosis and treatment. This kind of tinnitus may be an early symptom of a certain disease.

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