The sounds which are too loud and long lasting can damage the sensitive structures in the inner ear and leads to noise induced hearing loss (NIHL). It can be instant or it may tale ling time to get noticed. Moreover it can be temporary or permanent and can affect either one ear or both ears.
Related Journals of Noise-induced Hearing Loss
Journal of Phonetics and Audiology, Communication Disorders, Deaf Studies & Hearing Aids, Speech Pathology & Therapy, International Journal of Audiology, American Journal of Audiology, Scandinavian Audiology