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A general term for the complete loss of the ability to hear from both ears.

Year introduced: DEAF-MUTISM was heading 1963-1979

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Tree Number(s): C09.218.458.341.186, C10.597.751.418.341.186, C23.888.592.763.393.341.186

MeSH Unique ID: D003638

Entry Terms:

  • Hearing Loss, Complete
  • Complete Hearing Loss
  • Hearing Loss, Extreme
  • Extreme Hearing Loss
  • Prelingual Deafness
  • Deafness, Prelingual
  • Deafness, Acquired
  • Acquired Deafness
  • Deafness Permanent
  • Permanent, Deafness
  • Permanents, Deafness
  • Hearing Loss Permanent
  • Permanent, Hearing Loss
  • Deaf Mutism
  • Deaf-Mutism

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