Association of Iron Deficiency Anemia With Hearing Loss in US Adults

29 Dec 2016Kathleen M. Schieffer, BS; Cynthia H. Chuang, MD, MSc; James Connor, PhD; et al

Iron deficiency anemia was associated with sensorineural hearing loss and combined hearing loss in a population of adult patients.

Cohort Study
1 effect
4 years 7 months
305339 subjects

Reported Outcomes


Anemia Lymphatic outcome
Lymphatic system

Hearing Loss Sensory outcome
Increased risk of Hearing Loss
Sensory system

High evidence