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"Debridement" 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 removal of foreign material and devitalized or contaminated tissue from or adjacent to a traumatic or infected lesion until surrounding healthy tissue is exposed. (Dorland, 27th ed)

This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Debridement" by people in Harvard Catalyst Profiles by year, and whether "Debridement" was a major or minor topic of these publication.
Bar chart showing 303 publications over 31 distinct years, with a maximum of 19 publications in 2011
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