"Sucking Behavior" 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.
Any suction exerted by the mouth; response of the mammalian infant to draw milk from the breast. Includes sucking on inanimate objects. Not to be used for thumb sucking, which is indexed under fingersucking.
- Sucking Behavior
- Behavior, Sucking
- Behaviors, Sucking
- Sucking Behaviors
Below are MeSH descriptors whose meaning is more general than "Sucking Behavior".
Below are MeSH descriptors whose meaning is more specific than "Sucking Behavior".
This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Sucking Behavior" by people in the URMC Research Network by year, and whether "Sucking Behavior" was a major or minor topic of these publication.