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noise induced hearing loss
An_249836 posted:
can music cause your eardrum to rupture (which leads to bleeding from the ears)? Or will it just damage the nerve in our ears which may cause permanent deafness? And are we able to go completely deaf by listening to music too loud too much?

Rod Moser, PA, PhD responded:
LOUD music (and other noise) can cause your eardrum to rupture. LOUD music over time can definitely cause permanent damage to the ears and hearing loss. I would hope that if you are getting noise-related hearing problems that you would stop the exposures long before you became deaf.

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