Circle of Willis

"Circle of Willis" 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.
MeSH information
A polygonal anastomosis at the base of the brain formed by the internal carotid (CAROTID ARTERY, INTERNAL), proximal parts of the anterior, middle, and posterior cerebral arteries (ANTERIOR CEREBRAL ARTERY; MIDDLE CEREBRAL ARTERY; POSTERIOR CEREBRAL ARTERY), the anterior communicating artery and the posterior communicating arteries.


Publications
This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Circle of Willis" by people in this website by year, and whether "Circle of Willis" was a major or minor topic of these publications.
Bar chart showing 303 publications over 27 distinct years, with a maximum of 28 publications in 2011
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