People who suffer from otosclerosis experience hearing loss which increases gradually. At first, only low-pitched sounds or whispers may become inaudible for you, with hearing impairment increasing over time. Other signs and symptoms accompanying hearing loss could be:
Since the symptoms of otosclerosis are progressive, i.e. they become worse gradually, you must see your doctor as soon as you start noticing hearing loss. Sometimes the onset of otosclerosis may go unnoticed for several years, and therefore early warning signs must not be ignored.