Hearing test conducted with a tuning fork, comparing the perception of sound as carried on sound waves through the air, or by bone conduction through the mastoid.

RINNE TEST: "The Rinne test was developed by Friedrich Heinrich A. Rinne (1819-1868), a German otologist."
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