"Abscess" 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
Accumulation of purulent material in tissues, organs, or circumscribed spaces, usually associated with signs of infection.

This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Abscess" by people in this website by year, and whether "Abscess" was a major or minor topic of these publications.
Bar chart showing 1609 publications over 30 distinct years, with a maximum of 122 publications in 2015
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