"Scalp" 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.
The outer covering of the calvaria. It is composed of several layers: SKIN; subcutaneous connective tissue; the occipitofrontal muscle which includes the tendinous galea aponeurotica; loose connective tissue; and the pericranium (the PERIOSTEUM of the SKULL).
Below are MeSH descriptors whose meaning is more general than "Scalp".
Below are MeSH descriptors whose meaning is more specific than "Scalp".
This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Scalp" by people in the URMC Research Network by year, and whether "Scalp" was a major or minor topic of these publication.