NLM Logo

Otoscopes MeSH Descriptor Data 2023


MeSH Heading
Otoscopes
Tree Number(s)
E07.230.550
Unique ID
D019720
RDF Unique Identifier
http://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D019720
Scope Note
Instruments designed to inspect or auscultate the ear. They are designed primarily to examine the outer ear canal and tympanic membrane by means of light and air under moderate pressure, as with a pneumatic otoscope. (UMDNS, 1999)
Entry Term(s)
Otoscope
NLM Classification #
WV 26
Previous Indexing
Otolaryngology/instrumentation (1968-1997)
See Also
Otoscopy
Public MeSH Note
98
History Note
98
Date Established
1998/01/01
Date of Entry
1997/06/20
Revision Date
2002/07/03
Otoscopes Preferred
page delivered in 0.165s