Auditory processing disorder

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What is auditory processing disorder?

Auditory processing disorder is a condition where your brain recognizes and interprets the sounds and words around you however the brain has trouble processing or interpreting of the information. The cause is often unknown.

Common symptoms reported by people with auditory processing disorder

Common symptoms
How bad it is
What people are taking for it

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Treatments taken by people for auditory processing disorder

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Compare treatments taken by people with auditory processing disorder

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Who has auditory processing disorder on PatientsLikeMe?

  • 0 new patients joined this month
  • 10 say auditory processing disorder is their primary condition

Age
Age Proportion # of patients
<20 1
20s 14
30s 12
40s 6
50s 6
60s 7
70+ 0
Age at first symptom
Age at first symptom Proportion # of patients
0-19 years 24
20-29 years 1
30-39 years 0
40-49 years 4
50-59 years 0
60-69 years 0
70+ years 0

Distribution of sex

Sex
Sex Proportion # of patients
Male 7
Female 40

Diagnosis status
Diagnosis status Proportion # of patients
Diagnosed 26
Not Diagnosed 13

These charts show data from auditory processing disorder patients who have completed their condition history
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