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"Inflammation" 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 pathological process characterized by injury or destruction of tissues caused by a variety of cytologic and chemical reactions. It is usually manifested by typical signs of pain, heat, redness, swelling, and loss of function.

This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Inflammation" by people in Harvard Catalyst Profiles by year, and whether "Inflammation" was a major or minor topic of these publication.
Bar chart showing 5882 publications over 31 distinct years, with a maximum of 418 publications in 2019
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