ear injury

acoustic trauma

A type of sensory hearing loss due to injury to the hearing mechanisms in the inner ear, caused by very loud noise.
 
Clinical findings
Partial, generally slowly progressive hearing loss, especially for high-pitched sounds, accompanied by ringing or other noises.

ear injury

usually refers to injury of the external ear, most commonly seen in contact sports such as rugby (especially in forwards) and boxing, and due to direct trauma. Lacerations and bruising are the most common. See also cauliflower ear.
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The Labrador's owner gets down on her knees to check what seems like a ear injury, even as the man with the Pomeranian hurriedly leaves the scene.
A 29-year-old man was taken to Dumfries and Galloway Royal Infirmary with an ear injury, while another man, 48, was treated there for facial wounds.
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Flanker Peter O'Mahony is also a doubt after he came off with an ear injury after 51 minutes on Saturday.
Since the signs of ear injury are usually present at time of initial evaluation, it is mandatory to evaluate hearing loss, tinnitus, otalgia, vertigo, bleeding from the external canal, tympanic membrane (TM) rupture or mucopurulent otorrhea.
Officers were called out after a 36-year-old man was assaulted and suffered a serious ear injury.
these can all injure your ear and may cause a laceration (cut) in the ear canal, a perforation (hole) in the eardrum, and/or dislocation of the hearing bones, leading to hearing loss, dizziness, ringing, and other symptoms of ear injury.
I knew they'd never have let me In many cases, the cause of the symptom - which affects the nerve pathway between the ear and the brain - is unknown, but it can develop after experiencing excessive noise levels over a period, following a head or ear injury, as a result of taking certain medications, or accompanying age-related hearing loss.
It is a symptom of an underlying condition, such as age-related hearing loss, prolonged exposure to loud noises, or head or ear injury.
Police said the man suffered a fractured skull, epidural haematoma, and ear injury.
A Eugene city firefighter has filed a $600,000 lawsuit against the maker and seller of a city-purchased air mask that allegedly broke during a training exercise and caused him a serious ear injury.
e British crown was vacated by Derry Mathews, who defeated former title holder Gethin in Liverpool after picking up an ear injury meaning he was unable to meet his commitment to face Flanagan.