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Chin

"Chin" 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 anatomical frontal portion of the mandible, also known as the mentum, that contains the line of fusion of the two separate halves of the mandible (symphysis menti). This line of fusion divides inferiorly to enclose a triangular area called the mental protuberance. On each side, inferior to the second premolar tooth, is the mental foramen for the passage of blood vessels and a nerve.


This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Chin" by people in Harvard Catalyst Profiles by year, and whether "Chin" was a major or minor topic of these publication.
Bar chart showing 20 publications over 15 distinct years, with a maximum of 2 publications in 2003 and 2007 and 2009 and 2010 and 2017
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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.