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Fluorescein

"Fluorescein" 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 phthalic indicator dye that appears yellow-green in normal tear film and bright green in a more alkaline medium, such as the aqueous humor, and is used therapeutically as a diagnostic aid in corneal injuries and corneal trauma. It has been approved by FDA for use in externally applied drugs and cosmetics. (From Merck Index, 12th ed; American Medical Association Drug Evaluations; 1995, p2275)


This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Fluorescein" by people in Harvard Catalyst Profiles by year, and whether "Fluorescein" was a major or minor topic of these publication.
Bar chart showing 106 publications over 29 distinct years, with a maximum of 9 publications in 2011
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