For acoustic reflex thresholds, findings were abnormal if they were unexpectedly absent or elevated based on pure tone findings.
What does AR stand for?
AR stands for Acoustic Reflex
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- Access Rate
- Access Right
- Access Router
- Account Representative (Sprint)
- Accounts Receivable
- Accounts Register
- Accusé de Réception (French: Acknowledgment of Receipt; mail)
- Acetal Resin
- Acid Reflux
- Acknowledge Receipt
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This "sacrificial membrane" disrupts the excessive pressure waves, protecting the eardrum and preventing the triggering of the acoustic reflex, ultimately leading to lower, safer listening volumes.
23-25) Patients with SCD syndrome may be distinguished from patients with otosclerosis and ossicular fixation by the presence of an intact acoustic reflex and an enhanced VEMP.
If the acoustic reflex is normal and there is still a suspicion of cochlear otosclerosis, a CAT scan is indicated?
This includes determination of the acoustic reflex levels.
Additional measurements may be made during tympanometry, especially the acoustic reflex and its decay.