"Astringents" 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.
Agents, usually topical, that cause the contraction of tissues for the control of bleeding or secretions.
- Astringent Effect
- Effect, Astringent
- Astringent Effects
- Effects, Astringent
Below are MeSH descriptors whose meaning is more general than "Astringents".
Below are MeSH descriptors whose meaning is more specific than "Astringents".
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Below are the most recent publications written about "Astringents" by people in Profiles.
Bailey M, Pillarisetti S, Jones P, Xiao H, Simionescu D, Vyavahare N. Involvement of matrix metalloproteinases and tenascin-C in elastin calcification. Cardiovasc Pathol. 2004 May-Jun; 13(3):146-55.