Ear Condition Makes Woman Unable To Hear Men's Voices
A woman in China has a rare ear condition where she can’t hear men’s voices.??????According to a specialist from the Qianpu Hospital, the patient only identified by her last name -- Chen, suffered from a form of low-frequency hearing loss called reverse-slope hearing loss.????International Business Times reports, the condition only enables her to hear higher frequency sounds.
????According the World Health Organization, hearing loss can be caused by a variety of factors including, hereditary diseases, infections, certain drugs, and exposure to loud music.??????However, In chen’s case, doctors believe that stress may have caused her to get the disorder.
??She is expected to make a full recovery from with some rest, according to Newsweek.??????In North America the condition only affects around 3,000 people, however the World Health Organization says that around 466 million people around the world have some sort of disabling hearing loss.????????