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Peritoneal Lavage

"Peritoneal Lavage" 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
Washing out of the peritoneal cavity. The procedure is a diagnostic as well as a therapeutic technique following abdominal trauma or inflammation.

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