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"Embolism" 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.

MeSH information
Blocking of a blood vessel by an embolus which can be a blood clot or other undissolved material in the blood stream.

This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Embolism" by people in the URMC Research Network by year, and whether "Embolism" was a major or minor topic of these publication.