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Descriptor English:   Deafness 
Descriptor Spanish:   Sordera 
Descriptor Portuguese:   Surdez 
Synonyms English:   Acquired Deafness
Complete Hearing Loss
Deaf Mutism
Deaf-Mutism
Deafness Permanent
Deafness, Acquired
Deafness, Prelingual
Extreme Hearing Loss
Hearing Loss Permanent
Hearing Loss, Complete
Hearing Loss, Extreme
Permanent, Deafness
Permanent, Hearing Loss
Permanents, Deafness
Prelingual Deafness  
Tree Number:   C09.218.458.341.186
C10.597.751.418.341.186
C23.888.592.763.393.341.186
Definition English:   A general term for the complete loss of the ability to hear from both ears. 
Indexing Annotation English:   differentiate from HEARING LOSS, BILATERAL; see various specific terms under HEARING LOSS
See Related English:   Hearing Aids
Hearing Loss, Bilateral
Lipreading
 
History Note English:   DEAF-MUTISM was heading 1963-79 
Allowable Qualifiers English:  
BL blood CF cerebrospinal fluid
CI chemically induced CL classification
CO complications CN congenital
DI diagnosis DG diagnostic imaging
DH diet therapy DT drug therapy
EC economics EM embryology
EN enzymology EP epidemiology
EH ethnology ET etiology
GE genetics HI history
IM immunology ME metabolism
MI microbiology MO mortality
NU nursing PS parasitology
PA pathology PP physiopathology
PC prevention & control PX psychology
RT radiotherapy RH rehabilitation
SU surgery TH therapy
UR urine VE veterinary
VI virology  
Record Number:   3655 
Unique Identifier:   D003638 

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