More information, pictures and graphs on Hereditary Deafness

Created by Hayley and Garrett



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People all around the world
are effected with Hereditary Deafness.
This page was created for all the people
out there that need help with their Hereditary
disease.

To see our main click here.
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Hereditary deafness is also common in animals! You are not alone!


Hereditary deafness is very unlikely to have or pass on to your offspring. But if it is present in your blood there is a chance to pass it on.
I found a great website that tells a lot about Hereditary Deafness. click on these words!

Severity

Hearing Threshold in Decibels

mild
26-40 dB
moderate
41-55 dB
Moderately severe
56-70 dB
Severe
71-90 dB
Profound
90 dB
An interesting fact- 4000 babies are born deaf. Half of them are caused by hereditary deafness. If you would like to learn more, there is a link below.
http://www.thefreelibrary.com/Hereditary+deafness-a015097323

What people with hereditary hearing loss's hearing threshold is.
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Links-
http://webhost.ua.ac.be/hhh/



summary of hereditary deafness