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Expert Advice

Medical Animation: Hearing Test

When sound waves reach the ear, they are gathered by the funnel-shaped outer ear and are channeled into the middle ...

Expert Advice

Medical Animation: Cochlear Implants

During normal hearing, sound waves travel through the ear canal and strike the eardrum causing it to vibrate. The eardrum ...

Departments

Study Shows Increased Risk of Hearing Decline in Some Cancer Survivors

Researchers at Washington University School of Medicine have determined that a diagnosis of asymmetric hearing loss (AHL) in some pediatric ...

Patient Stories

Sweet Music - David's Story

There's no one better to describe the special care St. Louis Children's Hospital provides than our patients and their families. ...