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"Hemangioma" 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 vascular anomaly due to proliferation of BLOOD VESSELS that forms a tumor-like mass. The common types involve CAPILLARIES and VEINS. It can occur anywhere in the body but is most frequently noticed in the SKIN and SUBCUTANEOUS TISSUE. (from Stedman, 27th ed, 2000)

This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Hemangioma" by people in Harvard Catalyst Profiles by year, and whether "Hemangioma" was a major or minor topic of these publication.
Bar chart showing 348 publications over 31 distinct years, with a maximum of 24 publications in 2009
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