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Tumor Burden

"Tumor Burden" 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
The total amount (cell number, weight, size or volume) of tumor cells or tissue in the body.

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