Formed auditory hallucinations associated with acquired deafness have seldom been reported in the English literature. In the past year we have had the unusual opportunity of examining two deaf patients whose complaint when first seen was that of hearing music.
(JAMA 231:620-621, 1975)
Ross ED, Jossman PB, Bell B, Sabin T, Geschwind N. Musical Hallucinations in Deafness. JAMA. 1975;231(6):620-622. doi:10.1001/jama.1975.03240180056018