A HEENT examination is a portion of a physical examination; it principally concerns the Head, Eyes, Ears, Nose and Throat.
Components of the exam may include:
A neurological examination is usually considered separate from the HEENT evaluation, though there can be some overlap.
||"NC/AT" or "Normocephalic, atraumatic"
||"EOM intact, PERRLA, anicteric, no injection, fundus WNL (within normal limits), no papilledema"
||"TM intact, noninflammed"
||"Oropharynx WNL" or "no erythema or exudate"
||"Moist mucous membranes, no thrush, no vesicles, no lesions, good dentition"
||"No LAD, thyroid WNL, neck supple" (JVD and bruit may be reported here or in CV)