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Carotid Arteries

"Carotid Arteries" 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
Either of the two principal arteries on both sides of the neck that supply blood to the head and neck; each divides into two branches, the internal carotid artery and the external carotid artery.

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