"Premature Birth" 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.
CHILDBIRTH before 37 weeks of PREGNANCY (259 days from the first day of the mother's last menstrual period, or 245 days after FERTILIZATION).
- Premature Birth
- Birth, Premature
- Births, Premature
- Premature Births
- Preterm Birth
- Birth, Preterm
- Births, Preterm
- Preterm Births
Below are MeSH descriptors whose meaning is more general than "Premature Birth".
Below are MeSH descriptors whose meaning is more specific than "Premature Birth".
This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Premature Birth" by people in the URMC Research Network by year, and whether "Premature Birth" was a major or minor topic of these publication.