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FAQ: Fields found in a PubMed® record

Question: What fields are found in a PubMed® record?

For detailed information about the fields and data in a MEDLINE/PubMed record, see the MEDLINE/PubMed Data Element (Field) Descriptions at

For information on how to search PubMed by specific fields, see the PubMed Help section on Search Field Descriptions and Tags at

For more information, see:

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Last updated: 10 July 2008
First published: 14 July 2006
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