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Phrenic Nerve

"Phrenic Nerve" 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 motor nerve of the diaphragm. The phrenic nerve fibers originate in the cervical spinal column (mostly C4) and travel through the cervical plexus to the diaphragm.


This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Phrenic Nerve" by people in Harvard Catalyst Profiles by year, and whether "Phrenic Nerve" was a major or minor topic of these publication.
Bar chart showing 48 publications over 24 distinct years, with a maximum of 4 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.