Descriptor English: Hearing
Descriptor Spanish: Audición
Descriptor Portuguese: Audição
Descriptor French: Ouïe
Entry term(s): Audition
Tree number(s): F02.830.816.263
RDF Unique Identifier:
Scope note: The ability or act of sensing and transducing ACOUSTIC STIMULATION to the CENTRAL NERVOUS SYSTEM. It is also called audition.
Annotation: differentiate from AUDITORY PERCEPTION: auditory perception takes place in the brain, hearing takes place in the ear; PSYCHOACOUSTICS is also available; AMERICAN SPEECH-LANGUAGE-HEARING ASSOCIATION is available
Allowable Qualifiers: DE effets des médicaments et des substances chimiques
GE génétique
IM immunologie
PH physiologie
RE effets des radiations
Related: Conduction osseuse MeSH
Perception auditive MeSH
Stimulation acoustique MeSH
DeCS ID: 6460
Unique ID: D006309
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Date Established: 1966/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 2016/06/23
Ouïe - Preferred
Concept UI M0009923
Preferred term Ouïe
Entry term(s) Audition

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