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Descriptor English: Perilymph
Descriptor Spanish: Perilinfa
Descriptor Portuguese: Perilinfa
Descriptor French: Périlymphe
Entry term(s): Perilymphs
Tree number(s): A12.207.270.517.678
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D010498
Scope note: The fluid separating the membranous labyrinth from the osseous labyrinth of the ear. It is entirely separate from the ENDOLYMPH which is contained in the membranous labyrinth. (From McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific and Technical Terms, 4th ed, p1396, 642)
Annotation: a labyrinthine fluid
Allowable Qualifiers: CH chemistry
CY cytology
DE drug effects
DG diagnostic imaging
EN enzymology
IM immunology
ME metabolism
MI microbiology
PH physiology
PS parasitology
RE radiation effects
VI virology
Public MeSH Note: 91; was see under LABYRINTHINE FLUIDS 1975-90
Online Note: search LABYRINTHINE FLUIDS 1966-74
History Note: 91(75); was see under LABYRINTHINE FLUIDS 1975-90
DeCS ID: 10689
Unique ID: D010498
Documents indexed in the Virtual Health Library (VHL): Click here to access the VHL documents
Date Established: 1991/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 2003/07/09
Perilymph - Preferred
Concept UI M0016310
Scope note The fluid separating the membranous labyrinth from the osseous labyrinth of the ear. It is entirely separate from the ENDOLYMPH which is contained in the membranous labyrinth. (From McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific and Technical Terms, 4th ed, p1396, 642)
Preferred term Perilymph
Entry term(s) Perilymphs



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