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I am 42 year old male. When I was 17 years old in 1992, I

Hello I am 42 year...
Hello I am 42 year old male. When I was 17 years old in 1992, I was subjected to a loud noise at a night club and since then I had high frequency ringing in my ears. I had learned to cope with it since they told me there was no cure, and, i only heard it in silent places anyway. Also I made hearing tests at that time and two more times a few years apart after that and things were normal. But since about a year the ringing increased. Now I clearly hear it in silent places and even in with places with little noise I can still hear it and it started to bother me. As I write these I can definitely hear it for instance. It never stops. ever.
I always thought there was no cure but recently a doctor told me otherwise and now I also checked internet and I see something called r-tms therapy. Is this the cure and should I do it? What are your comments about it as far as side effects and is it very expensive? and how long do I need to do it?
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it should not be expensive

https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/26181507

is a medical article on it

Repetitive Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation Treatment for Chronic Tinnitus

Overall, 18 of 32 participants (56%) in the active rTMS group and 7 of 32 participants (22%) in the placebo rTMS group were responders to rTMS treatment

no side effects were reported

let me know if you have questions.

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