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Hearing Test for Your Baby

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This eight-page handout informs parents and other caregivers about the importance of a hearing test for their baby. It explains that screening for hearing loss can help the child begin treatment to prevent long-term problems.  The document provides a brief explanation of what will happen during the hearing test, and clarifies that the doctor will discuss the results with parents and advise them about treatment and resources if hearing loss is detected.

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Health Information Translations
Medical Review:
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The English language resource was created or reviewed by a medical professional for quality and accuracy.
Development Method:
Translation from English text
Translation Review:
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A qualified translation company performed an independent review by a second translator, and a client advocate.
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Keywords:
Child, Deafness, Hearing loss, Hearing tests, Infant
Copyright:
In the Public Domain
Date Last Reviewed:
11/1/2009
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