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NHS to Fund Brain Surgery for Deaf Children

News   Apr 26, 2019 | Original story from NHS England

 
NHS to Fund Brain Surgery for Deaf Children

Cochlear implants, like the one seen here, cannot be used to help deaf infants whose nner ear (cochlea) or auditory nerve did not develop properly. The pioneering surgery now available could potentially let these children hear for the first time. Credit: Bjorn Knetsch from The Netherlands [CC BY 2.0 (https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/2.0)]

 
 
 

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