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Instillation, Drug

"Instillation, Drug" 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.

The administration of therapeutic agents drop by drop, as eye drops, ear drops, or nose drops. It is also administered into a body space or cavity through a catheter. It differs from THERAPEUTIC IRRIGATION in that the irrigate is removed within minutes, but the instillate is left in place.


This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Instillation, Drug" by people in Harvard Catalyst Profiles by year, and whether "Instillation, Drug" was a major or minor topic of these publication.
Bar chart showing 24 publications over 16 distinct years, with a maximum of 3 publications in 2004
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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.