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"Fluorocarbons" 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.

Liquid perfluorinated carbon compounds which may or may not contain a hetero atom such as nitrogen, oxygen or sulfur, but do not contain another halogen or hydrogen atom. This concept includes fluorocarbon emulsions and fluorocarbon blood substitutes.

This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Fluorocarbons" by people in Harvard Catalyst Profiles by year, and whether "Fluorocarbons" was a major or minor topic of these publication.
Bar chart showing 222 publications over 31 distinct years, with a maximum of 25 publications in 2023
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