The Dragonfly Story

Undetected Conductive Hearing Loss / Otitis Media

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The potential of CHL/OM is still going undetected may be due to a number of reasons:

  • Difficultly in recognising the signs and symptoms of CHL/OM
  • Limited access to support personnel
  • Needed test and treat children with OM, particularly in rural and remote areas; and
  • Coping strategies developed by the child which may mask the difficulties they are having.