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Descriptor in English: Sclerostomy
Descriptor in Spanish: Esclerostomía
Descriptor in Portuguese: Esclerostomia
Descriptor in French: Sclérostomie
Entry term(s): Sclerostomies
Tree number(s): E04.540.450.600
E04.579.895
Scope note: Surgical formation of an external opening in the sclera, primarily in the treatment of glaucoma.
Allowable Qualifiers: AE adverse effects
CL classification
EC economics
ED education
ES ethics
HI history
IS instrumentation
LJ legislation & jurisprudence
MO mortality
MT methods
NU nursing
PX psychology
RH rehabilitation
SN statistics & numerical data
ST standards
TD trends
VE veterinary
History Note: 88
DeCS UI: 23063
Descriptor UI: D012599
Date Established: 1988/01/01
Date of Entry: 1987/03/23
Revision Date: 1997/06/20
Sclerostomy - Preferred
Concept UI M0019551
Scope note Surgical formation of an external opening in the sclera, primarily in the treatment of glaucoma.
Preferred term Sclerostomy
Entry term(s) Sclerostomies



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