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Facial Transplantation

"Facial Transplantation" 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 transference between individuals of the entire face or major facial structures. In addition to the skin and cartilaginous tissue (CARTILAGE), it may include muscle and bone as well.

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