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Cerebrospinal Fluid Otorrhea MeSH Descriptor Data 2022


MeSH Heading
Cerebrospinal Fluid Otorrhea
Tree Number(s)
C10.597.114.500
C10.900.300.109.500
C23.888.592.114.249
C26.915.300.225.500
Unique ID
D002558
RDF Unique Identifier
http://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D002558
Scope Note
Discharge of cerebrospinal fluid through the external auditory meatus or through the eustachian tube into the nasopharynx. This is usually associated with CRANIOCEREBRAL TRAUMA (e.g., SKULL FRACTURE involving the TEMPORAL BONE;), NEUROSURGICAL PROCEDURES; or other conditions, but may rarely occur spontaneously. (From Am J Otol 1995 Nov;16(6):765-71)
Entry Version
CSF OTORRHEA
Entry Term(s)
Cerebrospinal Fluid Otorrhea, Post-Traumatic
Cerebrospinal Fluid Otorrhea, Spontaneous
Cerebrospinal Fluid Otorrhea, Traumatic
Cerebrospinal Otorrhea
Otorrhea, Cerebrospinal Fluid, Post-Traumatic
Otorrhea, Cerebrospinal Fluid, Spontaneous
Otorrhea, Cerebrospinal Fluid, Traumatic
Otorrhea, Post-Traumatic, Cerebrospinal Fluid
Otorrhea, Spontaneous, Cerebrospinal Fluid
Otorrhea, Traumatic Cerebrospinal Fluid
Post-Traumatic Cerebrospinal Fluid Otorrhea
Post-Traumatic Otorrhea, Cerebrospinal Fluid
Spontaneous Cerebrospinal Fluid Otorrhea
Spontaneous Otorrhea, Cerebrospinal Fluid
Traumatic Cerebrospinal Fluid Otorrhea
Traumatic Otorrhea, Cerebrospinal Fluid
Public MeSH Note
2000; see CEREBROSPINAL OTORRHEA 1988-1999; for CEREBROSPINAL FLUID OTORRHEA see CEREBROSPINAL OTORRHEA 1988-1999
History Note
2000(1966)
Date Established
1966/01/01
Date of Entry
1999/01/01
Revision Date
2015/06/22
Cerebrospinal Fluid Otorrhea Preferred
Cerebrospinal Fluid Otorrhea, Traumatic Narrower
Cerebrospinal Fluid Otorrhea, Spontaneous Narrower
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