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When does misophonia start?

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The age of the onset of this lifelong condition is not known but some people report symptoms between the ages of 9 and 13. Misophonia is more common with girls and comes on quickly, although it doesn’t appear to be related to any one event.

From: What Is Misophonia? WebMD Medical Reference

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American Academy of Audiology Annual meeting, Boston, 2012.

Marsha Johnson, AuD, Oregon Tinnitus & Hyperacusis Treatment Center, Portland, OR

Marsha Johnson: “50 Cases of Misophonia.”

Misophonia Association: “Potential Treatments,” “Annual Convention,” “Resources.”

Misophonia 4S Provider Network USA: “What Is Misophonia /4S?”

Aage Moller, PhD, distinguished lecturer in behavioral and brain sciences, University of Texas at Dallas.

Moller, A., ed. , Springer, New York, Berlin, Heidelberg, 2011. Textbook of Tinnitus

Schroder, A. , January 2013. PLOS One

Reviewed by Michael W. Smith on December 10, 2018

SOURCES:

American Academy of Audiology Annual meeting, Boston, 2012.

Marsha Johnson, AuD, Oregon Tinnitus & Hyperacusis Treatment Center, Portland, OR

Marsha Johnson: “50 Cases of Misophonia.”

Misophonia Association: “Potential Treatments,” “Annual Convention,” “Resources.”

Misophonia 4S Provider Network USA: “What Is Misophonia /4S?”

Aage Moller, PhD, distinguished lecturer in behavioral and brain sciences, University of Texas at Dallas.

Moller, A., ed. , Springer, New York, Berlin, Heidelberg, 2011. Textbook of Tinnitus

Schroder, A. , January 2013. PLOS One

Reviewed by Michael W. Smith on December 10, 2018

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