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Rheumatic Heart Disease

"Rheumatic Heart Disease" 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
Cardiac manifestation of systemic rheumatological conditions, such as RHEUMATIC FEVER. Rheumatic heart disease can involve any part the heart, most often the HEART VALVES and the ENDOCARDIUM.

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