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Intermittent Claudication

"Intermittent Claudication" 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 symptom complex characterized by pain and weakness in SKELETAL MUSCLE group associated with exercise, such as leg pain and weakness brought on by walking. Such muscle limpness disappears after a brief rest and is often relates to arterial STENOSIS; muscle ISCHEMIA; and accumulation of LACTATE.


This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Intermittent Claudication" by people in Harvard Catalyst Profiles by year, and whether "Intermittent Claudication" was a major or minor topic of these publication.
Bar chart showing 188 publications over 29 distinct years, with a maximum of 17 publications in 2017
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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.