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Descriptor English: Endolymph
Descriptor Spanish: Endolinfa
Descriptor Portuguese: Endolinfa
Descriptor French: Endolymphe
Entry term(s): Endolymphs
Tree number(s): A12.207.270.517.324
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D004710
Scope note: The lymph fluid found in the membranous labyrinth of the ear. (McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific and Technical Terms, 4th ed)
Annotation: a labyrinthine fluid; do not use for "endolymphatic injections" ( = INJECTIONS, ENDOLYMPHATIC see INJECTIONS, INTRALYMPHATIC)
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: 4802
Unique ID: D004710
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
Endolymph - Preferred
Concept UI M0007408
Scope note The lymph fluid found in the membranous labyrinth of the ear. (McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific and Technical Terms, 4th ed)
Preferred term Endolymph
Entry term(s) Endolymphs



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