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Unformatted text preview: ~How it works External:-microphone-sound processor-transmitter Internal-Receiver/stimulator-Electrode array ~Cochlear Implants-2 Factors that influence spoken language success: *Age at onset of deafness--better success for those postlingually rather than prelingually deafened *Age of implantation (for prelingually deaf)--Better success in kids than in adults--Better success in young kids than older kids...
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- Spring '08