Developing loss

In our series of charts, this one is a slight development from the previous page, with the losses at the higher frequency getting a little more pronounced and also the lower frequencies just starting to drop down a bit.

Audiogram Getting Worse

For a chap in his mid-40s this would still class as a Category 1 result but for a lady-person around 40 or a chap in his mid 30s this would now be a Category 2, meaning the losses are starting to get towards the lower end of the acceptable range for their age.