General Surgery

"General Surgery" 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.

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A specialty in which manual or operative procedures are used in the treatment of disease, injuries, or deformities.

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This graph shows the total number of publications written about "General Surgery" by people in this website by year, and whether "General Surgery" was a major or minor topic of these publications.
Bar chart showing 190 publications over 25 distinct years, with a maximum of 20 publications in 2010 and 2011
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