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Fatal Outcome

"Fatal Outcome" 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.

Death resulting from the presence of a disease in an individual, as shown by a single case report or a limited number of patients. This should be differentiated from DEATH, the physiological cessation of life and from MORTALITY, an epidemiological or statistical concept.

This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Fatal Outcome" by people in Harvard Catalyst Profiles by year, and whether "Fatal Outcome" was a major or minor topic of these publication.
Bar chart showing 1064 publications over 30 distinct years, with a maximum of 60 publications in 2020
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