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Gastroschisis

"Gastroschisis" 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 congenital defect with major fissure in the ABDOMINAL WALL lateral to, but not at, the UMBILICUS. This results in the extrusion of VISCERA. Unlike OMPHALOCELE, herniated structures in gastroschisis are not covered by a sac or PERITONEUM.


This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Gastroschisis" by people in Harvard Catalyst Profiles by year, and whether "Gastroschisis" was a major or minor topic of these publication.
Bar chart showing 38 publications over 18 distinct years, with a maximum of 5 publications in 2012 and 2013
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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.