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Cerebral Infarction

"Cerebral Infarction" 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.

The formation of an area of NECROSIS in the CEREBRUM caused by an insufficiency of arterial or venous blood flow. Infarcts of the cerebrum are generally classified by hemisphere (i.e., left vs. right), lobe (e.g., frontal lobe infarction), arterial distribution (e.g., INFARCTION, ANTERIOR CEREBRAL ARTERY), and etiology (e.g., embolic infarction).


This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Cerebral Infarction" by people in Harvard Catalyst Profiles by year, and whether "Cerebral Infarction" was a major or minor topic of these publication.
Bar chart showing 488 publications over 30 distinct years, with a maximum of 28 publications in 2000
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