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Parasitic Diseases

"Parasitic Diseases" 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
Infections or infestations with parasitic organisms. They are often contracted through contact with an intermediate vector, but may occur as the result of direct exposure.

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