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Granuloma, Foreign-Body

"Granuloma, Foreign-Body" 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.

Histiocytic, inflammatory response to a foreign body. It consists of modified macrophages with multinucleated giant cells, in this case foreign-body giant cells (GIANT CELLS, FOREIGN-BODY), usually surrounded by lymphocytes.


This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Granuloma, Foreign-Body" by people in Harvard Catalyst Profiles by year, and whether "Granuloma, Foreign-Body" was a major or minor topic of these publication.
Bar chart showing 27 publications over 15 distinct years, with a maximum of 4 publications in 1995
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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.