She added that she believes the recent stress and exhaustion Ms Chen had been under could have contributed to the condition. In a thread on Twitter, a user named Nayook shared the experience of living with the condition - which she said isn't very fun after all. "The graph starts in the lower-left-hand corner and slopes upward steeply", Audiology Hears writes. And while that might seem enviable to some, the hearing loss could carry serious medical repercussions.
The good news is that when RSHL is detected quickly, chances are good that the hearing loss can be reversed, Kraskin said.
As well as struggling to hear low-frequency voices, those with the condition can find it hard to hear voices on the phone properly, as well as low noises like the hum of the fridge or thunder.
Low frequency hearing loss can be very unsafe for people as it can affect their ability to hear things like the low hum of an oncoming auto.
Reverse-slope hearing loss (RSHL) gets its name from the shape it produces in visualizations of hearing tests - a slope that is a mirror image of the incline produced by high-frequency hearing loss, according to audiology clinic Audiology HEARS, P.C. Less often, a shift in the pressure of ear fluid can trigger reverse-sloping hearing loss.
It has been linked to genetics and can be triggered by certain diseases (for example, Ménière's disease) and viral infections.
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