The University of Chicago Header Logo
Last Name


"Skull" 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.

expand / collapse MeSH information
The SKELETON of the HEAD including the FACIAL BONES and the bones enclosing the BRAIN.

expand / collapse publications
This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Skull" by people in this website by year, and whether "Skull" was a major or minor topic of these publications.
Bar chart showing 206 publications over 40 distinct years, with a maximum of 12 publications in 2006
To see the data from this visualization as text, click here.