American Speech-Language-Hearing Association

ASHA Thesaurus


The ASHA Thesaurus is a controlled vocabulary used to organize information in the fields of audiology and speech-language pathology.

Terms marked "(node label only)" are for classification only and should not be used for indexing. Non-preferred terms are in italics.



Middle ear
::: Anatomy and etiology
:: Head and neck
Ear
Middle ear
Eardrum
.. Eardrum disorders
... Myringitis
... Perforated eardrum
Eustachian tube
.. Disorders of the Eustachian tube
... Negative middle ear pressure
... Patent Eustachian tube
... Patulous Eustachian tube
.. Normal Eustachian tube function
Mastoid
.. Mastoiditis
Middle ear disorders
.. Cholesteatoma
.. Otitis media
.. Otosclerosis
Normal middle ear function
Ossicles
.. Ossicular disruption


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