FDA Approves First Cochlear Implants for Single-Sided Deafness and Asymmetric Hearing Loss

SYNCHRONY cochlear implants
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MED-EL USA announced that its SYNCHRONY and SYNCHRONY 2 cochlear implants have won the first FDA approval for people with single-sided deafness (SSD) and those with asymmetric hearing loss (AHL). This is the first and only time that cochlear implants have been approved for these indications in the United States, so this news is a […]