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Otolaryngology



Note that the numbers WV 1-39 are assigned to works on the specialties otology, rhinology, and laryngology when treated individually as well as in combination.

Classify works on nursing of patients with ear, nose, or throat diseases in WY 158.5.

 

  WV 1-101 Reference Works. General Works
  WV 140-190 Diseases. Therapeutics
  WV 200-290 Ear
  WV 300-358 Nose and Paranasal Sinuses
  WV 400-440 Pharyngeal Region
  WV 500-540 Larynx


Reference Works. General Works

 
WV 1
Organizations. Societies (General or not elsewhere classified) (Cutter from name of organization or society)
(Used for both monographs and serials)
Includes membership lists issued serially or separately. Classify directories in WV 22. Classify annual reports, journals, etc., in W1. For academies and institutes, see WV 23-24.
 
Collected works (General)
WV 5
By several authors
WV 7
By individual authors
 
WV 9
Addresses. Essays. Lectures (General)
 
WV 11
History (Table G)
WV 11.1
General coverage (Not Table G)
 
WV 13
Dictionaries. Encyclopedias
(Used for both monographs and serials)
 
WV 15
Classification. Terminology
(Used for both monographs and serials)
 
WV 16
Tables. Statistics
(Used for both monographs and serials)
 
WV 17
Atlases. Pictorial works
Classify here also atlases on a specific organ.
 
WV 18
Education
Classify here works about education.
 
WV 18.2
Educational materials
(Used for both monographs and serials)
Classify here educational materials, e.g., outlines, questions and answers, programmed instruction, catalogs, computer-assisted instruction, etc., regardless of format. Classify textbooks, regardless of format, by subject.
 
WV 19
Schools, departments, and faculties of otolaryngology
(Used for both monographs and serials)
 
WV 20
Research (General)
Classify here works about research in general. Classify works about research on a particular subject by subject.
 
WV 21
Otolaryngology as a profession. Ethics. Peer review
 
WV 22
Directories (Table G)
(Used for both monographs and serials)
WV 22.1
General coverage (Not Table G)
(Used for both monographs and serials)
 
Laboratories, academies, institutes, etc.
WV 23
Collective
WV 24
Individual (Cutter from name of institution)
 
WV 25
Laboratory manuals. Technique
 
WV 26
Equipment and supplies
Classify catalogs in W 26.
 
WV 26.5
Informatics. Automatic data processing. Computers (General)
Classify works on use for special subjects by subject.
 
Hospitals, clinics, dispensaries, etc.
WV 27
Collective (Table G)
WV 27.1
General coverage (Not Table G)
WV 28
Individual (Cutter from name of hospital) (Table G)
 
Museums, exhibitions, etc.
WV 28.5
Collective
WV 28.6
Individual (Cutter from name of museum, etc.)
 
WV 32
Laws. Estimation of disability for compensation (Table G)
(Used for both monographs and serials)
WV 32.1
General coverage (Not Table G)
(Used for both monographs and serials)
WV 33
Discussion of law (Table G)
(Used for both monographs and serials)
WV 33.1
General coverage (Not Table G)
(Used for both monographs and serials)
 
WV 39
Handbooks. Resource guides
(Used for both monographs and serials)
 
WV 100
General works
Classify works on specialty and on the specialty and diseases here. Classify works on diseases alone in WV 140.
 
WV 101
Anatomy. Physiology. Biochemistry. Embryology. Abnormalities


Diseases. Therapeutics

 
WV 140
Otorhinolaryngologic diseases (General)
WV 150
ENT signs, symptoms, and diagnosis. Monitoring
 
WV 168
ENT surgery
Classify works on surgery of a particular organ with the organ.
 
WV 180
Intracranial complications of ENT diseases
 
WV 190
Otorhinolaryngologic neoplasms (General)


Ear

 
WV 200
General works
 
WV 201
Anatomy. Physiology
Cf. WV 272 for physiology and testing of hearing.
 
WV 210
Examination. Diagnosis. Diagnostic methods (General)
 
WV 220
External ear
WV 222
Ear canal. Foreign bodies. Cerumen
 
WV 225
Tympanic membrane
 
WV 230
Middle ear. Eustachian tube. Petrous bone
WV 232
Otitis media (including aerotitis)
WV 233
Mastoid region
 
WV 250
Labyrinth
WV 255
Vestibular apparatus
Classify works on motion sickness in WD 630.
WV 258
Meniere's disease
 
WV 265
Otosclerosis
 
WV 270
Audiology. Hearing. Hearing disorders. Deafness
WV 271
Deafness and other hearing disorders in children
WV 272
Physiology of hearing. Auditory perception. Tinnitus. Function tests
WV 274
Hearing devices. Cochlear implants. Cochlear implantation
WV 276
Treatment of deafness
WV 280
Deaf-mutism
 
WV 290
Neoplasms
Classify works on neoplasms of specific parts of the ear with the part.


Nose and Paranasal Sinuses

 
WV 300
General works
Classify works on nasopharyngeal diseases in WV 410.
 
WV 301
Anatomy. Physiology. Olfaction
 
WV 310
External nose
WV 312
Plastic surgery
 
WV 320
Nasal septum
 
[WV 324]
[This number not used]
Classify nasal fossae, turbinates in WV 301.
 
WV 335
Rhinitis
Cf. WC 510 Common cold.
 
WV 340
Paranasal sinuses
WV 345
Maxillary
WV 350
Frontal
WV 355
Ethmoid
WV 358
Sphenoid


Pharyngeal Region

 
WV 400
General works
Classify works on nasopharyngeal diseases in WV 410.
 
WV 401
Anatomy. Physiology
 
WV 410
Pharynx. Uvula. Palate
Classify works relating to respiration and the pharynx in WF 490.
 
WV 430
Palatine Tonsil
 
WV 440
Cleft lip. Cleft palate


Larynx

 
WV 500
General works (including speech and organic disorders)
Classify works on neurological speech disorders in WL 340.2-340.6; on psychogenic speech disorders in WM 475-475.6.
 
WV 501
Anatomy. Physiology. Physiology of speech
 
WV 505
Laryngoscopy
 
WV 510
Inflammation
 
WV 520
Neoplasms
 
WV 530
Vocal cords
WV 535
Paralysis
 
WV 540
Surgery. Laryngectomy. Alaryngeal voice production
Classify works on artificial larynx here.



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