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"Hair" 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 filament-like structure consisting of a shaft which projects to the surface of the SKIN from a root which is softer than the shaft and lodges in the cavity of a HAIR FOLLICLE. It is found on most surfaces of the body.

This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Hair" by people in Harvard Catalyst Profiles by year, and whether "Hair" was a major or minor topic of these publication.
Bar chart showing 282 publications over 31 distinct years, with a maximum of 24 publications in 2014 and 2018
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