Much is still unknown about SSHL, though there is good information online. The below websites describe SSHL including its symptoms, possible causes, and treatment options. Also see my post SSHL in the Scientific Literature.

Recommended sites for plain English information about SSHL:

  • National Institute on Deafness and Other Communication Disorders (one of the National Institutes of Health) Link
  • American Hearing Research Foundation Link
  • emedicine Link

Recommended sites for technical medical information about SSHL:

  • By Timothy Hain (Medical Doctor) of Northwestern Memorial Hospital and the University of Illinois Link
  • By James Fordice (Medical Doctor) at Baylor College of Medicine Link
  • By resident physicians at the University of Texas Medical Branch Link1 Link2