"Portal Vein" 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.
A short thick vein formed by union of the superior mesenteric vein and the splenic vein.
- Portal Vein
- Portal Veins
- Vein, Portal
- Veins, Portal
Below are MeSH descriptors whose meaning is more general than "Portal Vein".
Below are MeSH descriptors whose meaning is more specific than "Portal Vein".
This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Portal Vein" by people in the URMC Research Network by year, and whether "Portal Vein" was a major or minor topic of these publication.