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Brain Ischemia

"Brain Ischemia" 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
Localized reduction of blood flow to brain tissue due to arterial obstruction or systemic hypoperfusion. This frequently occurs in conjunction with brain hypoxia (HYPOXIA, BRAIN). Prolonged ischemia is associated with BRAIN INFARCTION.

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