Hearing problems (factsheet)

Publish date: 
Nov 2015

MS can cause hearing problems, but only rarely. MS-related hearing problems are usually a short-term symptom. For example, they might come on during a relapse, and they usually improve once the relapse is over.

This factsheet covers:

  • How can MS can affect hearing?
  • What is happening in the brain?
  • Diagnosis
  • Managing MS-related hearing problems
  • More common causes of deafness or hearing problems

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