Descriptor English: Auscultation
Descriptor Spanish: Auscultación
Descriptor auscultación
Scope note: Acto de escuchar los sonidos del interior del cuerpo.
Descriptor Portuguese: Auscultação
Descriptor French: Auscultation
Entry term(s): Auscultations
Tree number(s): E01.370.600.060
RDF Unique Identifier:
Scope note: Act of listening for sounds within the body.
Annotation: /instrum: STETHOSCOPES is also available
Allowable Qualifiers: AE adverse effects
CL classification
EC economics
ES ethics
HI history
IS instrumentation
MO mortality
MT methods
NU nursing
PX psychology
SN statistics & numerical data
ST standards
TD trends
VE veterinary
Related: Heart Auscultation MeSH
Stethoscopes MeSH
DeCS ID: 1320
Unique ID: D001314
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Date Established: 1966/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 1997/06/20
Auscultation - Preferred
Concept UI M0001977
Scope note Act of listening for sounds within the body.
Preferred term Auscultation
Entry term(s) Auscultations

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