"Common Cold" 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 catarrhal disorder of the upper respiratory tract, which may be viral or a mixed infection. It generally involves a runny nose, nasal congestion, and sneezing.
- Common Cold
- Colds, Common
- Common Colds
- Cold, Common
Below are MeSH descriptors whose meaning is more general than "Common Cold".
Below are MeSH descriptors whose meaning is more specific than "Common Cold".
This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Common Cold" by people in the URMC Research Network by year, and whether "Common Cold" was a major or minor topic of these publication.