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Brachiocephalic Veins

"Brachiocephalic Veins" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus, MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure, which enables searching at various levels of specificity.

Large veins on either side of the root of the neck formed by the junction of the internal jugular and subclavian veins. They drain blood from the head, neck, and upper extremities, and unite to form the superior vena cava.


This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Brachiocephalic Veins" by people in Harvard Catalyst Profiles by year, and whether "Brachiocephalic Veins" was a major or minor topic of these publication.
Bar chart showing 15 publications over 11 distinct years, with a maximum of 3 publications in 2015
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Funded by the NIH National Center for Advancing Translational Sciences through its Clinical and Translational Science Awards Program, grant number UL1TR002541.