"Viral Load" 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 quantity of measurable virus in a body fluid. Change in viral load, measured in plasma, is sometimes used as a SURROGATE MARKER in disease progression.
- Viral Load
- Load, Viral
- Viral Burden
- Burden, Viral
Below are MeSH descriptors whose meaning is more general than "Viral Load".
Below are MeSH descriptors whose meaning is more specific than "Viral Load".
This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Viral Load" by people in the URMC Research Network by year, and whether "Viral Load" was a major or minor topic of these publication.