For the investigation of Tinnitus and Hyperacusis a certain algorithm is followed. The Neuro-otology department of EYiasis, after taking a detailed medical and otological history and complete ENT examination, will perform specialized examinations such as an audiogram, tympanogram and an acoustic reflex exam.
Tinnitus and Hyperacusis
The investigation is complemented by imaging examination, if it is deemed necessary by the neuro-otology specialist. Magnetic resonance imaging is mostly performed, rarely Computed tomography will be required especially if there is a history of chronic otitis media or scarring or neck injury.