Descriptor English: Otolaryngology
Descriptor Spanish: Otolaringología
Descriptor otolaringología
Entry term(s) otología
Scope note: Especialidad quirúrgica que se ocupa del estudio y tratamiento de los trastornos del oído, nariz y garganta.
Descriptor Portuguese: Otolaringologia
Descriptor French: Oto-rhino-laryngologie
Entry term(s): Laryngology
Tree number(s): H02.403.810.526
RDF Unique Identifier:
Scope note: A surgical specialty concerned with the study and treatment of disorders of the ear, nose, and throat.
Annotation: use for the specialty only; corresponding disease term is OTOLARYNGOLOGIC DISEASES or specifics
Allowable Qualifiers: CL classification
EC economics
ED education
ES ethics
HI history
IS instrumentation
LJ legislation & jurisprudence
MT methods
OG organization & administration
SN statistics & numerical data
ST standards
TD trends
Public MeSH Note: 80; was OTORHINOLARYNGOLOGY 1963-79
History Note: 80; was OTORHINOLARYNGOLOGY 1963-79
Entry Version: OTOLARYNGOL
Related: Audiology MeSH
Nasal Surgical Procedures MeSH
Otologic Surgical Procedures MeSH
Otorhinolaryngologic Diseases MeSH
Otorhinolaryngologic Surgical Procedures MeSH
DeCS ID: 10214
Unique ID: D010036
NLM Classification: WV 21
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Date Established: 1980/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 2012/07/03
Otolaryngology - Preferred
Concept UI M0015567
Scope note A surgical specialty concerned with the study and treatment of disorders of the ear, nose, and throat.
Preferred term Otolaryngology
Entry term(s) Otorhinolaryngology
Otology - Narrower
Concept UI M0015568
Preferred term Otology
Laryngology - Narrower
Concept UI M0571572
Preferred term Laryngology

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