"Hemoptysis" 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.
Expectoration or spitting of blood originating from any part of the RESPIRATORY TRACT, usually from hemorrhage in the lung parenchyma (PULMONARY ALVEOLI) and the BRONCHIAL ARTERIES.
Below are MeSH descriptors whose meaning is more general than "Hemoptysis".
Below are MeSH descriptors whose meaning is more specific than "Hemoptysis".
This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Hemoptysis" by people in the URMC Research Network by year, and whether "Hemoptysis" was a major or minor topic of these publication.