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Grommet

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Metadata item type:Help on this termGlossary Item
METeOR identifier:Help on this term562346
Registration status:Help on this termIndigenous, Endorsed 05/09/2014
Definition:Help on this term

A small, plastic tube inserted through the tympanic membrane into the middle ear to assist in preventing infection.

Source and reference attributes

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Macquarie Dictionary, Sixth Edition, October 2013. NSW, viewed 03/03/2014, http://www.macquariedictionary.com.au/features/
word/search/?word=grommet&search_word_type=Dictionary

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Closing the Gap/Child Health Check Initiative: Ear, nose and throat operation summary form DSS Indigenous, Endorsed 05/12/2017

Ear diagnosis cluster Indigenous, Endorsed 05/09/2014

Myringotomy cluster Indigenous, Endorsed 05/12/2017

Patient—ear grommet indicator Indigenous, Endorsed 05/09/2014

Patient—ear grommet indicator, yes/no code N Indigenous, Endorsed 05/09/2014

Patient—ear grommet status Indigenous, Endorsed 05/09/2014

Patient—ear grommet status, code N Indigenous, Endorsed 05/09/2014

Patient—remove tubes indicator, yes/no code N Indigenous, Endorsed 05/12/2017

Patient—type of grommet Indigenous, Endorsed 05/12/2017

Patient—type of grommet, text X[X(99)] Indigenous, Endorsed 05/12/2017

Status of ear grommet code N Indigenous, Endorsed 05/09/2014

Stronger Futures Northern Territory: Ear, nose and throat (ENT) services DSS, 2012 Indigenous, Endorsed 05/09/2014

Type of grommet Indigenous, Endorsed 05/12/2017

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