"Rheumatic Diseases" 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.
Disorders of connective tissue, especially the joints and related structures, characterized by inflammation, degeneration, or metabolic derangement.
- Rheumatic Diseases
- Disease, Rheumatic
- Diseases, Rheumatic
- Rheumatic Disease
Below are MeSH descriptors whose meaning is more general than "Rheumatic Diseases".
Below are MeSH descriptors whose meaning is more specific than "Rheumatic Diseases".
This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Rheumatic Diseases" by people in the URMC Research Network by year, and whether "Rheumatic Diseases" was a major or minor topic of these publication.