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Definition: 'Stenger Test'

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Stenger test

Type: Term

Pronunciation: sten′gĕr

Definitions:
1. a test for detecting simulation of unilateral hearing impairment, in which a tone below the admitted threshold is presented to the test ear and a tone of lesser intensity is presented to the other ear. If the subject is feigning a hearing loss, the lesser tone cannot be appreciated.

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