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"Brachytherapy" 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.

A collective term for interstitial, intracavity, and surface radiotherapy. It uses small sealed or partly-sealed sources that may be placed on or near the body surface or within a natural body cavity or implanted directly into the tissues.

This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Brachytherapy" by people in Harvard Catalyst Profiles by year, and whether "Brachytherapy" was a major or minor topic of these publication.
Bar chart showing 595 publications over 31 distinct years, with a maximum of 44 publications in 2016
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