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Latin America

"Latin America" 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.

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The geographic area of Latin America in general and when the specific country or countries are not indicated. It usually includes Central America, South America, Mexico, and the islands of the Caribbean.


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This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Latin America" by people in this website by year, and whether "Latin America" was a major or minor topic of these publications.
Bar chart showing 26 publications over 11 distinct years, with a maximum of 7 publications in 2013
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