Table 2.

Characteristics of the 15 Children With Suspected Hearing Loss

Type of Suspected
Hearing Loss
Confirmed
Loss
Risk FactorDiagnostic
Referral
1. Unilateral moderateYesNoneENT
2. Unilateral severeYesNoneENT
3. Unilateral mildYesNoneAudiology
4. Bilateral profoundYesDeaf parentsENT
5. Unilateral moderateNormalNoneAudiology
6. Bilateral profoundYesCharge syndromeENT
7. UnilateralNormalNoneENT
8. UnilateralDid not returnNoneNone
9. UnilateralNormalNoneENT
10. Bilateral moderateYesNoneENT
11.  Bilateral profound
(auditory neuropathy)
YesNoneENT
12. Bilateral profoundYesDeaf parentsAudiology
13. Bilateral asymmetricYesAbnormal pinnaENT
14. BilateralNormalNoneENT
15. Unilateral mildNormalNoneAudiology
  • ENT indicates ear, nose, and throat.