"Disease" 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 definite pathologic process with a characteristic set of signs and symptoms. It may affect the whole body or any of its parts, and its etiology, pathology, and prognosis may be known or unknown.
Below are MeSH descriptors whose meaning is more general than "Disease".
Below are MeSH descriptors whose meaning is more specific than "Disease".
This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Disease" by people in the URMC Research Network by year, and whether "Disease" was a major or minor topic of these publication.