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Table 2 Self- reported audiological symptoms at baseline

From: Baseline audiological profiling of South African females with cervical cancer: an important attribute for assessing cisplatin-associated ototoxicity

Symptoms n (%)
Reduced hearing sensitivity 9 (11%)
Ear associated with reduced hearing sensitivity (n = 9) Both-5 (55.6)
  Left only-3 (33.3)
  Right only-1(11.1)
Otalgia 5 (6)
Aural fullness 4 (4.9)
Tinnitus 28 (34)
Ear associated with tinnitus Both-15 (54)
  Left only-10 (35)
  Right only-1 (4)
  Head-2 (7)
Description of tinnitus (n = 28) High frequency-25 (89.3)
  Low frequency-2 (7.1)
  Pulsating-1 (3.6)
Repeated middle ear infections 2 (2.4)