The condition is believed to be temporary.
A woman in China has a rare hearing disorder - she can no longer hear men's voices.The woman was initially suffering from ringing in the ears and vomiting.When she woke up the next morning, she could not hear her boyfriend speaking.Her doctor diagnosed the woman with reverse slope hearing loss.She can no longer hear low frequencies - which include the average male voice.Her doctor believes the condition was brought on by stress.
High-frequency hearing loss, which would make it more difficult to hear women and children, is far more common.
An ENT specialist eventually determined she had reverse-slop hearing loss, which prevents her from hearing deeper sounds.
It might sound like the premise of a movie, but one woman in China developed a rare form of hearing loss, and as a result, she can’t hear men.
She is expected to make a full recovery since the symptoms were treated quickly.
She rushed to the hospital, where an ear, nose, and throat specialist diagnosed her with “reverse-slope hearing loss”—meaning that she can’t hear low-frequency sounds.
Doctors said that stress could have contributed to the condition.
XIAMEN, China — A woman in China left doctors baffled after learning she couldn’t hear the sound of men’s voices, only women’s.
According to the Thigpen Hearing Center, reverse-slope hearing loss is extremely rare, with only about 3,000 people in the U.S. and Canada combined affected.
Concerned, she went to the hospital where doctors attempted to diagnose the bizarre symptoms.