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Tuesday, February 26, 2008

Medical Database (Diseases)



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Diseases
Polio immunization (vaccine)
Poliomyelitis
Poly-D see Pheniramine overdose
Poly-Histine see Pheniramine overdose
Polyarteritis nodosa
Polychromatophilia
Polycystic kidney disease
Polycystic ovarian syndrome (PCOS) see Polycystic ovary disease
Polycystic ovaries see Polycystic ovary disease
Polycystic ovary disease
Polycythemia rubra vera see Polycythemia vera
Polycythemia vera
Polycythemia with chronic cyanosis - Myelopathic polycythemia see Polycythemia vera
Polydactyly
Polydipsia see Thirst - excessive
Polyfollicular ovarian disease see Polycystic ovary disease
Polyhydramnios
Polymastia see Supernumerary nipples
Polymenorrhea see Menstrual periods - heavy, prolonged, or irregular
Polymorphic light eruption
Polymorphous light eruption see Polymorphic light eruption
Polymyalgia rheumatica
Polymyositis - adult
Polyneuropathy - chronic inflammatory see Chronic inflammatory polyneuropathy
Polyneuropathy - sensorimotor see Sensorimotor polyneuropathy
Polyostotic fibrous dysplasia see McCune-Albright syndrome
Polyp biopsy see Biopsy - polyps
Polyphagia see Appetite - increased
Polyps - colorectal see Colorectal polyps
Polysomnogram
Polysomnography see Polysomnogram
Polysporin ointment overdose see Bacitracin overdose
Polysyndactyly see Webbing of the fingers or toes
Polythelia see Supernumerary nipples
Polyunsaturated fat see Fat
Polyuria see Urination - excessive volume
Pompholyx see Dyshidrotic eczema
Pontiac fever see Legionnaire's disease
Poor feeding in infants
Poor skin turgor see Skin turgor
Popliteal cyst see Baker’s cyst
Pork tapeworm see Taeniasis
Porphobilinogen see PBG
Porphyria
Porphyrins - blood
Porphyrins - total see Porphyrins - blood
Porphyrins - urine
Port-wine stain
Portacaval shunt
Post surgical pain treatment
Post-cardiac injury syndrome see Pericarditis - after heart attack
Post-infectious glomerulonephritis see Post-streptococcal GN
Post-MI pericarditis see Pericarditis - after heart attack
Post-partum depression
Post-splenectomy syndrome
Post-streptococcal GN
Post-traumatic stress disorder
Postcardiotomy pericarditis see Pericarditis - after heart attack
Postcoital contraception see Emergency contraception
Posterior circulation ischemia see Vertebrobasilar circulatory disorders
Posterior cruciate ligament (PCL) injury
Posterior fossa tumor
Posterior spinal fusion see Spinal fusion
Posterior tongue carcinoma
Posterior uveitis see Uveitis
Postherpetic neuralgia see Neuralgia
Postmenopause see Menopause
Postnasal drip see Nasal discharge
Postpartum hypopituitarism see Sheehan syndrome
Postpartum pituitary insufficiency see Sheehan syndrome
Postural kyphosis see Kyphosis
Burch procedure see Surgeries for female stress incontinence
Burkitt lymphoma
Burn from chemicals see Chemical burn or reaction
Burn from the sun see Sunburn
Burn type differentiation
Burning eyes see Eye burning - itching and discharge
Burning feeling when swallowing see Swallowing pain or burning
Burns
Burns - resources
Burping see Belching
Bursitis
Butazolidin overdose
Butter vs. margarine see Margarine vs. butter
Button batteries
Butyrylcholinesterase see Serum cholinesterase
BVAD see Ventricular assist device
Bypass - infants see Extra-corporeal membrane oxygenation
Bypass surgery - heart see Heart bypass surgery
Byssinosis
C-peptide see Insulin C-peptide
C-reactive protein
C-section
C1 Esterase Inhibitor
C1 inhibiting factor see C1 Esterase Inhibitor
C3 see Complement component 3 (C3)
C4 see C4 level
C4 level
CA-125
Ca++ see Serum calcium
Ca+2 see Serum calcium
CAA see Senile cerebral amyloid angiopathy
CABG see Heart bypass surgery
CAD see Coronary heart disease
Cafe-au-lait spots see Birthmarks - pigmented
Caffeine in the diet
Caffeine overdose
Caladium
Calamine lotion overdose see Zinc oxide overdose
Calcific tendinitis see Tendinitis
Calcification
Calcifications on mammograms see Mammogram - calcifications
Calcitonin
Calcium - ionized
Calcium - serum see Serum calcium
Calcium - urine
Calcium and bones
Calcium antagonist overdose
Calcium carbonate overdose
Calcium carbonate with magnesium antacid overdose
Calcium hydroxide
Calcium in diet
Calcium level - low - infants see Hypocalcemia - infants
Calcium overdose see Calcium carbonate overdose
Calcium phosphate
Calcium pyrophosphate dihydrate deposition disease see Pseudogout
Calculus see Plaque and tartar on teeth
Calf pain with exercise see Blockage of leg arteries
Calla Lily
Calluses and corns see Corns and calluses
Caloric stimulation
Caloric test see Caloric stimulation
Calories - diet see Diet - calories
Campho-Phenique overdose
Camphor overdose see Vicks VapoRub overdose
Camphor tar see Naphthalene
Campylobacter enteritis
Campylobacter serology test
Canavan disease
Cancer
Cancer - acute childhood leukemia (ALL) see Acute lymphocytic leukemia (ALL)
Cancer - brain tumor (adults) see Brain tumor - adults
Cancer - brain tumor (children) see Brain tumor - children
Cancer - brain tumor (metastatic) see Metastatic brain tumor
Cancer - breast see Breast cancer
Cancer - bronchial adenoma see Bronchial adenoma
Cancer - cervix see Cervical cancer
Cancer - colon see Colon cancer
Cancer - endometrial see Endometrial cancer
Cancer - esophagus see Esophageal cancer
Cancer - Hodgkin's lymphoma see Hodgkin’s lymphoma
Cancer - kidney see Renal cell carcinoma
Cancer - liver see Hepatocellular carcinoma
Cancer - lung see Lung cancer
Cancer - lung - non-small cell see Lung cancer - non-small cell
Cancer - lung - small cell see Lung cancer - small cell
Cancer - mouth see Oral cancer
Cancer - non-Hodgkin's lymphoma see Non-Hodgkin's lymphoma
Cancer - ovaries see Ovarian cancer
Cancer - pancreas see Pancreatic carcinoma
Cancer - penis
Cancer - perineum see Cancer - vulva
Cancer - prostate see Prostate cancer
Cancer - renal pelvis or ureter
Cancer - resources
Cancer - retina see Retinoblastoma
Cancer - skin see Skin cancer
Cancer - skin - basal cell see Basal cell carcinoma
Cancer - skin - squamous cell see Squamous cell skin cancer
Cancer - stomach see Gastric cancer
Cancer - testes see Testicular cancer
Cancer - throat or larynx
Cancer - thyroid see Thyroid cancer
Cancer - thyroid (medullary carcinoma) see Medullary carcinoma of thyroid
Cancer - uterine see Endometrial cancer
Cancer - vagina see Vaginal tumors
Cancer - vulva
Cancer and breast lumps see Breast lumps and cancer
Cancer chemotherapy see Chemotherapy
Cancer drug therapy see Chemotherapy
Cancer metastases see Metastasis
Cancer of the glottis see Cancer - throat or larynx
Cancer of the ovaries - risks see Ovarian cancer dangers
Cancer treatment and nutrition see Diet - cancer treatment
Cancer treatment information
Cancer warning signs see Cancer treatment information
Cancrum oris see Noma
Candida Esophagitis
Candida infection - esophagus see Candida Esophagitis
Candida-associated diaper dermatitis see Diaper dermatitis - Candida-associated
Candidiasis - oral see Thrush
Candidiasis - oral see Oral thrush
Candles
Cane-cutter fever see Leptospirosis
Canicola fever see Leptospirosis
Canker sore treatment
Canker sores
Canker sores and fever blisters see Fever blisters and canker sores
Cannabis intoxication see Marijuana intoxication
Capillary hemangioma see Birthmarks - red
Capillary nail refill test
Capillary refill time see Capillary nail refill test
Capillary sample
Caplan’s syndrome
Caput see Caput succedaneum
Caput succedaneum
Car seats see Safety
Carbamazepine - serum see Therapeutic drug levels
Carbofos poisoning see Malathion poisoning
Carbohydrates
Carbolic acid
Carbon dioxide see CO2
Carbon monoxide
Carbon monoxide poisoning see Hemoglobin derivatives
Carboxyhemoglobin see Hemoglobin derivatives
Carbuncles see Carbunculosis
Carbunculosis
Carcinoembryonic antigen see CEA
Carcinoid syndrome
Carcinoma see Cancer
Carcinoma - ductal see Breast cancer
Carcinoma - lobular see Breast cancer
Cardiac amyloidosis
Cardiac angiography see Coronary angiography
Cardiac angioplasty see Angioplasty
Cold sore see Herpes labialis (oral Herpes simplex)
Cold stimulation test for Raynaud’s syndrome
Cold sweat see Skin - clammy
Cold symptoms - treatment see Treatment - cold symptoms
Cold wave lotion poisoning
Cold weather and itchy skin see Dry skin and cold weather itch
Colds and exercise see Exercise - colds and flu
Colds and flus - antibiotics
Colds and vitamin C see Vitamin C and colds
Colectomy see Large bowel resection
Colic and Crying
Colitis
Colitis - cytomegalovirus see CMV - gastroenteritis/colitis
Colitis - pseudomembranous see Pseudomembranous colitis
Collagen vascular disease
Collapsed lung see Traumatic pneumothorax
Colles’ wrist fracture
Colloid nodular goiter
Coloboma of the iris
Colocasia see Caladium
Colognes
Colon cancer
Colon cancer - resources
Colon cancer screening
Colon resection see Large bowel resection
Colon splenic flexure distention see Distention of the colon's splenic flexure
Colonic angiomas see Angiodysplasia of the colon
Colonic arteriovenous malformation see Angiodysplasia of the colon
Colonic ischemia see Ischemic colitis
Colonic pseudo-obstruction see Primary intestinal pseudo-obstruction
Colonic tissue culture see Culture - colonic tissue biopsy
Colonoscopy
Colonoscopy - virtual see Virtual colonoscopy
Color vision test
Colorado tick fever
Colorblind
Colorectal cancer see Colon cancer
Colorectal polyps
Colostomy
Colposcopy - directed biopsy
Coma see Consciousness - decreased
Coma - first aid see Unconsciousness - first aid
Comedones
Common Cold
Common ichthyosis see Ichthyosis vulgaris
Common peroneal nerve dysfunction
Community-acquired pneumonia see Pneumonia
Compartment syndrome
Compazine see Prochlorperazine overdose
Compazine overdose
Complement
Complement assay see Complement
Complement component 3 (C3)
Complement fixation test to C. burnetii
Complement proteins see Complement
Complete abortion see Abortion - complete
Complete blood count see CBC
Complete protein see Protein in diet
Complex carbohydrates see Carbohydrates
Complex regional pain syndrome
Complex seizure see Partial complex seizure
Complicated urinary tract infection see Kidney infection (pyelonephritis)
Compound 4049 poisoning see Malathion poisoning
Compression fractures of the back
Compression of spinal cord see Spinal cord trauma
Compulsive gambling see Pathological gambling
Compulsive hair pulling see Trichotillomania
Computed axial tomography (CAT) scan see CT scan
Concomitant
Concrete see Asphalt cement
Concussion
Concussion - first aid see Head injury
Conditions associated with jaundice see Jaundice-associated conditions
Condom catheter see External incontinence devices
Condoms
Condoms for women see Female condoms
Baciquent ointment overdose see Bacitracin overdose
Bacitracin overdose
Bacitracin zinc overdose
Back and forth eye movements see Eye movements - uncontrollable
Back films see Thoracic spine x-ray
Back pain - low
Back pain - nonspecific see Nonspecific back pain
Back strain treatment
Backache see Back pain - low
Backaches and stress
Bacteremia with sepsis see Septicemia
Bacteremic shock see Septic shock
Bacterial arthritis see Non-gonococcal (septic) bacterial arthritis
Bacterial diarrhea see Campylobacter enteritis
Bacterial gastroenteritis
Bacterial keratitis see Corneal ulcers and infections
Bacterial labyrinthitis see Labyrinthitis
Bacterial liver abscess see Pyogenic liver abscess
Bacterial overgrowth - intestine see Small bowel bacterial overgrowth
Bacterial tracheitis see Tracheitis
Bad breath see Breath odor
Bad dreams see Nightmares
BAEP - brainstem auditory evoked potentials see BAER - brainstem auditory evoked response
BAER - brainstem auditory evoked response
Baker’s cyst
Baking powder overdose
Baking soda overdose
Balanced diet
Balanitis
Balanoposthitis see Balanitis
Baldness see Hair loss
Baldness - female see Female pattern baldness
Baldness - male see Male pattern baldness
Balloon angioplasty see Angioplasty
Bananas and upset stomach
Band-aid surgery see Pelvic laparoscopy
Barber's itch see Folliculitis
Barbiturate intoxication and overdose
Barbiturates - screen see Toxicology screen
Bariatric surgery - gastric bypass see Gastric bypass
Barium enema
Barium swallow x-ray see Upper GI and small bowel series
Barlow's syndrome see Mitral valve prolapse
Barotitis media see Ear barotrauma
Barotrauma see Ear barotrauma
Barren see Infertility
Barrett’s esophagus
Bartholin’s abscess
Bartonellosis see Cat scratch disease
Bartter syndrome
Basal cell carcinoma
Basal cell nevus syndrome
Basal ganglia dysfunction
Basilar skull fracture see Skull fracture
Bassen-Kornzweig syndrome
Bathing trunk nevus
Bathroom safety see Toileting safety
Batten disease see Neuronal ceroid lipofuscinoses (NCLS)
Battered child syndrome see Child abuse - physical
Batteries - dry cell see Dry cell batteries
Battery acid see Sulfuric acid poisoning
Bazinon poisoning see Diazinon poisoning
Beating heart surgery see Minimally invasive heart surgery
Beau's lines see Nail abnormalities
Becker's muscular dystrophy
Beckwith-Wiedemann syndrome
Bedbug bite see Insect bites and stings
Bedsore see Pressure ulcer
Bedtime habits
Bedwetting
Bee poison
Bee sting see Insect bites and stings
Beef tapeworm see Taeniasis
Beer consumption see Alcohol use
Beeswax
Behavior - unusual or strange
Belching
Bell's palsy
Belly ache see Abdominal pain
Ben-Gay see Sports cream overdose
Benadryl see Diphenhydramine hydrochloride overdose
Bence-Jones protein - quantitative
Benign
Benign breast disease see Fibrocystic breast disease
Benign ear cyst or tumor
Benign headache see Tension headache
Benign intracranial hypertension see Pseudotumor cerebri
Benign migratory glossitis see Geographic tongue
Benign nasal tumor see Juvenile angiofibroma
Benign paroxysmal peritonitis see Familial Mediterranean fever
Benign positional vertigo
Benign prostatic hypertrophy (hyperplasia) see Enlarged prostate
Benign pseudohypertrophic muscular dystrophy see Becker's muscular dystrophy
Benign skin tumors - keratosis see Seborrheic keratosis
Benzene ingestion
Benzodiazepines - screen see Toxicology screen
Bereavement see Grief
Berger's disease see IgA nephropathy (Berger’s disease)
Beriberi
Bernard-Soulier syndrome see Congenital platelet function defects
Bernstein test
Beta blockers overdose
Beta-carotene
Beta-HCG - urine see HCG in urine
Beta-HCG blood test - quantitative see HCG blood test - quantitative
Beta-HCG in blood serum - qualitative see HCG in blood serum - qualitative
Bezoar
Bicarbonate test see CO2
Bicipital tendinitis see Tendinitis
Bicycle safety see Safety
Biduoterian fever see Malaria
Bilateral Acoustic Neurofibromatosis (BAN) see Neurofibromatosis 2
Bilateral hydronephrosis
Bile
Bile calculus see Choledocholithiasis
Bile culture
Bile duct cancer see Cholangiocarcinoma
Bile duct obstruction
Bile duct stone see Choledocholithiasis
Bile duct stricture see Biliary stricture
Bile tract see Biliary system
Bilharzia see Schistosomiasis
Bili lights
Biliary atresia
Biliary calculus see Choledocholithiasis
Biliary colic see Gallbladder disease
Biliary disease see Gallbladder disease
Biliary scan see Gallbladder radionuclide scan
Biliary stricture
Biliary system
Biliary tract see Biliary system
Biliary obstruction see Bile duct obstruction
Bilirubin
Bilirubin - urine
Billowing mitral valve see Mitral valve prolapse
Binge eating
Binge-purge behavior see Bulimia
Bioengineered foods see Genetically engineered foods
Biofeedback
Biomicroscopy see Slit-lamp exam
Biopsy
Biopsy - abdominal wall fat pad see Abdominal wall fat pad biopsy
Biopsy - biliary tract
Biopsy - bladder see Bladder biopsy
Biopsy - bone see Bone lesion biopsy
Biopsy - bone marrow see Bone marrow biopsy
Biopsy - breast see Breast biopsy
Biopsy - brush - urinary tract see Ureteral retrograde brush biopsy cytology
Biopsy - carpal tunnel see Carpal tunnel biopsy
Biopsy - cervical punch see Cervical biopsy
Biopsy - colposcopy-directed see Colposcopy - directed biopsy
Biopsy - cone see Cold knife cone biopsy
Biopsy - endometrium see Endometrial biopsy
Biopsy - gingiva (gums) see Gum biopsy
Biopsy - heart see Myocardial biopsy
Biopsy - kidney see Renal biopsy
Biopsy - liver see Liver biopsy
Biopsy - lung - bronchoscopic see Bronchoscopy with transbronchial biopsy
Biopsy - lymph nodes see Lymph node biopsy
Biopsy - mouth or throat see Oropharynx lesion biopsy
Biopsy - muscle see Muscle biopsy
Biopsy - nasal mucosa see Nasal mucosal biopsy
Biopsy - nerve see Nerve biopsy
Biopsy - open lung see Open lung biopsy
Biopsy - open pleura see Open pleural biopsy
Biopsy - parathyroid see Parathyroid biopsy
Biopsy - polyps
Biopsy - rectum see Rectal biopsy
Biopsy - salivary gland see Salivary gland biopsy
Biopsy - skin see Skin lesion biopsy
Biopsy - small bowel see Small bowel biopsy
Biopsy - synovial membrane see Synovial biopsy
Biopsy - testicle see Testicular biopsy
Biopsy - thyroid - skinny-needle see Fine needle aspiration of the thyroid
Biopsy - tongue see Tongue biopsy
Biopsy - upper airway see Upper airway biopsy
Biopsy of the cervix see Cervical biopsy
Bipolar affective disorder see Bipolar disorder
Bipolar affective disorder
Bipolar disorder
Bipolar disorder see Bipolar affective disorder
Bipolar disorder - depressed
Bird breeder's lung see Hypersensitivity pneumonitis
Birth - changes in the newborn see Changes in the newborn at birth
Birth control - emergency see Emergency contraception
Birth control - over the counter see Over-the-counter birth control
Birth control and family planning
Birth control pills overdose
Birth-acquired herpes
Birthmark excision see Hemangioma excision
Birthmarks - pigmented
Birthmarks - red
Bite - tick see Tick bite
Bites - animals see Animal bites
Bites - human see Human bites
Bites - insects, bees, and spiders see Insect bites and stings
Bites - marine animals see Marine animal stings or bites
Bites - snakes see Snake bite
Bittersweet nightshade poisoning see Blue nightshade poisoning
Biventricular assist device see Ventricular assist device
Biventricular pacemaker see Pacemaker
Black light test see Wood’s lamp
Black lung disease see Coal worker's pneumoconiosis
Black nightshade poisoning
Black widow spider
Black widow spider bite see Insect bites and stings
Blackheads
Blackwater fever see Malaria
Bladder biopsy
Bladder birth defect repair see Bladder exstrophy repair
Bladder calculi see Bladder stones
Bladder cancer
Bladder catheter - infants see Urinary catheter - infants
Bladder exstrophy repair
Bladder infection see Urinary tract infection
Bladder injury see Traumatic injury of the bladder and urethra
Bladder outlet obstruction
Bladder scan see Radionuclide cystogram
Bladder stones
Blanching of the fingers see Fingers that change color
Blastocyst see Fetal development
Blastomycosis
Bleach see Sodium hypochlorite poisoning
Bleeding
Bleeding - dysfunctional uterine see Dysfunctional uterine bleeding (DUB)
Bleeding between periods see Vaginal bleeding between periods
Bleeding disorders
Bleeding esophageal varices
Bleeding from the nose see Nosebleed
Bleeding gums
Bleeding into the skin
Bleeding time
Blepharitis
Blepharoplasty see Eyelid lift or blepharophasty
Blepharospasm see Eyelid twitch
Blind loop syndrome
Blindness
Blindness - resources
Blisters see Vesicles
Bloating see Abdominal bloating
Bloating and menstruation
Bloch-Sulzberger's disease see Incontinentia pigmenti syndrome
Blockage of leg arteries
Blocked airway see Foreign object - inhaled or swallowed
Blocked nasolacrimal duct see Blocked tear duct
Blocked tear duct
Blood alcohol test see Toxicology screen
Blood clot - lung see Pulmonary embolus
Blood clot in the legs see Deep venous thrombosis
Blood clots
Blood culture
Blood differential
Blood fluke see Schistosomiasis
Blood gases
Blood glucose monitoring
Blood hemoglobin see Serum hemoglobin
Blood in ejaculation see Blood in the semen
Blood in the semen
Blood in the urine see Urine - bloody
Blood in the vomit see Vomiting blood
Blood indices see RBC indices
Blood lead levels see Lead levels - blood
Blood loss see Bleeding
Blood poisoning see Septicemia
Blood pressure
Blood pressure - aging changes see Aging changes in vital signs
Blood pressure - high see High blood pressure
Blood pressure - low
Blood sample - arterial see Arterial stick
Blood sample - capillary see Capillary sample
Blood smear
Blood spots see Purpura
Blood sugar levels see Glucose test
Blood transfusion reaction see Transfusion reaction
Blood typing
Blood urea nitrogen see BUN
Blood-drawing see Venipuncture
Bloodshot eyes see Eye redness
Bloody or tarry stools
Bloody sputum see Coughing up blood
Blount's disease
Blue nightshade poisoning
Blue spell - newborns see Apnea of prematurity
Blues see Depression
Bluish lips and fingernails see Skin discoloration - bluish
Bluish skin see Skin discoloration - bluish
Blunt myocardial injury see Myocardial contusion
Blurred vision see Vision problems
Blushing see Skin blushing/flushing
BMD test see Bone mineral density test
BMI see Body mass index
Body dysmorphic disorder see Somatoform pain disorder
Body lice
Body mass index
Body movements - uncontrollable see Movement - uncontrollable
Body temperature normals
Bog onion see Jack-in-the-pulpit
Boils see Furuncle
Bone - broken see Broken bone
Bone biopsy see Bone lesion biopsy
Bone density test see Bone mineral density test
Bone fracture repair
Bone graft
Bone lengthening see Leg lengthening/shortening
Bone lesion biopsy
Bone marrow aspiration
Bone marrow biopsy
Bone marrow culture
Bone marrow transplant
Bone marrow transplant patients and pets see Pets and the immunocompromised person
Bone mineral density test
Bone pain or tenderness
Bone scan
Bone shortening see Leg lengthening/shortening
Bone strength and calcium see Calcium and bones
Bone tumors
Bone x-ray
Bonnevie-Ullrich syndrome see Turner syndrome
Bony gallium scan see Gallium (Ga.) scan
BOO see Bladder outlet obstruction
Borate poisoning see Sodium borate poisoning
Borax poisoning see Sodium borate poisoning
Borderline personality disorder
Boric acid
Boric acid poisoning see Sodium borate poisoning
Borreliosis see Lyme disease
Bottle feeding see Infant formulas
Bottle mouth (Bottle carries) see Early childhood caries
Botulism
Bounding pulse see Pulse - bounding
Bowel incontinence
Bowel obstruction see Intestinal obstruction
Bowel resection - small intestine see Small bowel resection
Bowel retraining
Bowel sounds see Abdominal sounds
Bowel transit time
Bowlegs
BPD see Bronchopulmonary dysplasia
BPH see Enlarged prostate
BPH - Resources
Brachial palsy in newborns
Brachial plexopathy
Brachial plexus
Brachial plexus dysfunction see Brachial plexopathy
Bradycardia see Arrhythmias
Bradycardia-tachycardia syndrome see Sick sinus syndrome
Brain abscess
Brain bleeding see Hemorrhagic stroke
Brain hemorrhage see Hemorrhagic stroke
Brain herniation
Brain injury see Head injury
Brain injury - infants see Periventricular leukomalacia
Brain lymphoma see Primary lymphoma of the brain
Brain surgery
Brain tumor - adults
Brain tumor - children
Brain tumor - metastatic (secondary) see Metastatic brain tumor
Brain wave test see EEG
Brainstem glioma see Posterior fossa tumor
Branchial cleft cyst
BRAT see Bananas and upset stomach
Breakbone fever see Dengue fever
Breast - premenstrual tenderness and swelling
Breast abscess see Breast infection
Breast biopsy
Breast cancer
Breast development in a male see Gynecomastia
Breast infection
Breast lift see Cosmetic breast surgery
Breast lift with augmentation see Cosmetic breast surgery
Breast lift with reduction see Cosmetic breast surgery
Breast lump
Breast lump removal
Breast lump self exam
Breast lumps and cancer
Breast mass see Breast lump
Breast milk
Breast milk jaundice
Breast pain
Breast pump information see Breast-feeding mothers - self-care
Breast reduction risks
Breast removal surgery see Mastectomy
Breast size reduction see Cosmetic breast surgery
Breast tenderness see Breast pain
Breast ultrasound
Breast-feeding - overcoming problems see Overcoming breastfeeding problems
Breast-feeding mothers - self-care
Breastfeeding
Breastfeeding - resources
Breastfeeding tips
Breath alcohol test
Breath holding spell
Breath odor
Breath sounds
Breathing - rapid and deep see Rapid deep breathing (hyperventilation)
Breathing - rapid and shallow see Rapid shallow breathing
Breathing - slowed or stopped
Breathing difficulties - first aid
Breathing difficulty
Breathing difficulty - lying down
Breathing rate - aging changes see Aging changes in vital signs
Breathing sounds see Breath sounds
Breathing sounds - abnormal (stridor)
Breathlessness see Breathing difficulty
Breech birth see Delivery presentations
Brief reactive psychosis
Brill-Zinsser disease see Typhus
Briquet's syndrome see Somatization disorder
Brittle bone disease see Osteogenesis imperfecta
Brittle bones - premature infants see Osteopenia - premature infants
Brittle nails see Nail abnormalities
Brittle nails - causes
Broad nasal bridge
Broken bone
Broken jaw see Jaw - broken or dislocated
Broken nose see Nose fracture
Broken or knocked out tooth
Brompheniramine overdose
Bronchial adenoma
Bronchial asthma see Asthma
Bronchial carcinoid tumors see Bronchial adenoma
Bronchial gland tumors see Bronchial adenoma
Bronchiectasis
Bronchiolitis
Bronchitis
Bronchitis - acute see Acute bronchitis
Bronchitis - chronic see Chronic bronchitis
Bronchopneumonia see Pneumonia
Bronchopulmonary dysplasia
Bronchoscopic culture
Bronchoscopy
Bronchoscopy with transbronchial biopsy
Brown dragon see Jack-in-the-pulpit
Brown recluse bite see Insect bites and stings
Brown recluse spider
Brucella antibody test or titer see Serology for brucellosis
Brucella serology see Serology for brucellosis
Brucellosis
Bruise
Bruise mark treatment
Bruised bladder see Traumatic injury of the bladder and urethra
Bruised kidney see Injury - kidney and ureter
Bruton's agammaglobulinemia see Agammaglobulinemia
Bruxism
Bubble bath soaps
Bubonic plague see Plague
Buccal smear
Budd-Chiari syndrome see Hepatic vein obstruction (Budd-Chiari)
Buerger's disease see Thromboangiitis obliterans
Buffalo hump see Hump behind the shoulders
Bufferin overdose see Aspirin overdose
Bug repellent safety
Bug sprays
Bulbous nose see Rhinophyma
Bulging eyes see Eyes - bulging
Bulging fontanelles see Fontanelles - bulging
Bulimia
Bulimia - resources see Eating disorders - resources
Bulimia nervosa see Bulimia
Bulk see Fiber
Bullae
Bullous myringitis see Infectious myringitis
Bullous pemphigoid
Bump on the eyelid see Eyelid bump
BUN
Bunion removal
Bunionectomy see Bunion removal
Bunions
Cardiac blood pooling imaging see Nuclear ventriculography
Cardiac catheterization
Cardiac glycoside overdose
Cardiac resynchronization therapy see Pacemaker
Cardiac tamponade
Cardiac transplant see Heart transplant
Cardio-respiratory monitor - infants see Heart-respiratory monitor - infants
Cardio-respiratory monitor for home use - infants see Home apnea monitor - infants
Cardioembolic stroke see Stroke secondary to cardiogenic embolism
Cardiogenic shock
Cardiomyopathy
Cardiomyopathy - alcoholic see Alcoholic cardiomyopathy
Cardiomyopathy - dilated see Dilated cardiomyopathy
Cardiomyopathy - hypertrophic (HCM) see Hypertrophic cardiomyopathy
Cardiomyopathy - ischemic see Ischemic cardiomyopathy
Cardiomyopathy - peripartum see Peripartum cardiomyopathy
Cardiopulmonary resuscitation see CPR
Cardiopulmonary resuscitation - adult see CPR - adult
Cardiopulmonary resuscitation - child see CPR - child (1 to 8 yrs old)
Cardiopulmonary resuscitation - infant see CPR - infant
Cardiovascular
Cardiovascular disorders see Heart disease
Cardioversion
Caries see Dental cavities
Caronic acid see Sodium carbonate poisoning
Carotene see Beta-carotene
Carotenoids see Vitamin A
Carotid angiogram see Cerebral angiography
Carotid artery occlusion syndrome see Aortic arch syndrome
Carotid artery surgery
Carotid duplex
Carotid endarterectomy see Carotid artery surgery
Carotid ultrasound see Carotid duplex
Carpal tunnel biopsy
Carpal tunnel release
Carpal tunnel syndrome
Carpopedal spasm see Hand or foot spasms
Carrel-Dakin solution see Sodium hypochlorite poisoning
Carrying angle of the elbow - excessive
Cartilage regeneration - knee see Knee microfracture surgery
Cartilage tear see Meniscus tears
Castor oil overdose
Casts in the urine see Urinary casts
Cat cry syndrome see Cri du chat syndrome
CAT scan see CT scan
Cat scratch disease
Cat scratch disease skin test see CSD skin test
Cat scratch fever see Cat scratch disease
Cataract
Cataract - congenital see Congenital cataract
Cataract extraction see Cataract removal
Cataract removal
Cataract surgery see Cataract removal
Catecholamines - blood
Catecholamines - urine
Caterpillars
Catheter-associated UTI
Catheterization - cardiac see Cardiac catheterization
Catheterization - left heart see Left heart catheterization
Catheterization - right heart see Swan-Ganz - right heart catheterization
Catheterized urine specimen culture see Urine culture - catheterized specimen
Cations see Ions
Caulking compounds
Causalgia - RSD see Complex regional pain syndrome
Causes of foot pain see Foot pain causes
Caustic soda see Sodium hydroxide poisoning
Cauterization see Electrocauterization
Cavernous hemangioma see Hemangioma
Cavernous hepatic hemangioma see Hepatic hemangioma
Cavernous sinus thrombosis
Cavities - tooth see Dental cavities
CBC
CDH see Developmental dysplasia of the hip
CEA
Cedar leaf oil
Celiac disease - nutritional considerations
Celiac disease - resources
Celiac disease - sprue
Celiac sprue - diet see Celiac disease - nutritional considerations
Celioscopy see Pelvic laparoscopy
Cell evaluation see Cytologic evaluation
Cell phones - do they cause cancer?
Cellular immunity see Immune response
Cellulite
Cellulitis
Cement see Asphalt cement
Centipede
Central Bilateral Acoustic NF see Neurofibromatosis 2
Central diabetes insipidus see Diabetes insipidus - central
Central nervous system
Central pontine myelinolysis
Central serous choroidopathy
Central serous retinopathy see Central serous choroidopathy
Central sleep apnea
Central venous catheter - infants
Cephalic presentation see Delivery presentations
Cerebellar ataxia see Acute cerebellar ataxia
Cerebellitis see Acute cerebellar ataxia
Cerebellopontine angle tumor see Acoustic neuroma
Cerebral abscess see Brain abscess
Cerebral aneurysm see Aneurysm in the brain
Cerebral angiography
Cerebral hemorrhage see Stroke
Cerebral hypoxia
Cerebral infarction see Stroke
Cerebral lymphoma see Primary lymphoma of the brain
Cerebral palsy
Cerebral palsy - resources
Cerebral spinal fluid culture see CSF collection
Cerebrospinal fluid - immunofixation see CSF oligoclonal banding
Cerebrovascular disease see Stroke
Certified Nurse Midwife profession (CNM)
Ceruloplasmin
Cerumen impaction see Wax blockage
Cervical biopsy
Cervical cancer
Cervical conization see Cold knife cone biopsy
Cervical dysplasia
Cervical inflammation see Cervicitis
Cervical intraepithelial neoplasia (CIN) see Cervical dysplasia
Cervical osteoarthritis see Cervical spondylosis
Cervical polyps
Cervical pregnancy see Ectopic pregnancy
Cervical punch biopsy see Cervical biopsy
Cervical radiculopathy see Herniated nucleus pulposus (slipped disk)
Cervical spinal surgery see Spinal surgery - cervical
Cervical spine x-ray see Neck x-ray
Cervical spondylosis
Cervicitis
Cervix
Cervix surgery see Cervix treatment - cryosurgery
Cervix treatment - cryosurgery
Cesarean section see C-section
CFA see Idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis
CFS see Chronic fatigue syndrome
CGD see Chronic granulomatous disease
Chafing
Chagas disease
Chalasia see Gastroesophageal reflux in infants
Chalazion
Chalk
Chancroid
Changes in consciousness see Consciousness - decreased
Changes in the newborn at birth
Chapped hands
Chapped lips
Chapstick poisoning see Lip moisturizer poisoning
Charcot-Marie-Tooth disease (hereditary)
Charley horse
CHD see Coronary heart disease
Chediak-Higashi syndrome
Chelating agents see Steam iron cleaner
Conduct disorder
Condyloma see Genital warts
Condylomata acuminata see Genital warts
Cone biopsy see Cold knife cone biopsy
Confusion
Congenital adrenal hyperplasia
Congenital afibrinogenemia
Congenital antithrombin III deficiency
Congenital bronchiectasis see Bronchiectasis
Congenital cataract
Congenital CMV see Congenital cytomegalovirus
Congenital cranial osteoporosis see Craniotabes
Congenital cytomegalovirus
Congenital dermal melanocytosis see Mongolian blue spots
Congenital dislocation of the hip see Developmental dysplasia of the hip
Congenital dysplasia of the hip see Developmental dysplasia of the hip
Congenital erythropoietic porphyria see Porphyria
Congenital giant pigmented nevus see Bathing trunk nevus
Congenital glaucoma see Glaucoma
Congenital heart defect corrective surgery
Congenital heart disease
Congenital hernia of the diaphragm see Diaphragmatic hernia
Congenital herpes see Birth-acquired herpes
Congenital hypertrophic pyloric stenosis see Pyloric stenosis
Congenital hypothyroidism
Congenital lues see Congenital syphilis
Congenital megacolon see Hirschsprung’s disease
Congenital nephrogenic diabetes insipidus
Congenital nephrotic syndrome
Congenital nevus see Birthmarks - pigmented
Congenital pernicious anemia see Pernicious anemia
Congenital platelet function defects
Congenital protein C or S deficiency
Congenital rubella
Congenital spherocytic anemia
Congenital syphilis
Congenital toxoplasmosis
Congested nose see Nasal congestion
Congestive heart failure see Heart failure
Congestive heart failure - left see Left-sided heart failure
Congestive heart failure - right-sided see Right-sided heart failure
Conglomerate silicosis see Silicosis
Conical teeth see Tooth - abnormal shape
Conjugated bilirubin see Bilirubin
Conjugated bilirubin-urine see Bilirubin - urine
Conjunctiva
Conjunctival injection see Eye redness
Conjunctivitis
Conjunctivitis - allergic see Allergic conjunctivitis
Conjunctivitis of the newborn see Neonatal conjunctivitis
Conn's syndrome see Hyperaldosteronism - primary and secondary
Consciousness - decreased
Constipation
Constitutional liver dysfunction see Gilbert’s syndrome
Constrictive pericarditis see Pericarditis - constrictive
Consumer rights and responsibilities
Consumption see Pulmonary tuberculosis
Consumption coagulopathy see Disseminated intravascular coagulation (DIC)
Contac overdose
Contact dermatitis
Continuous positive airway pressure see Nasal CPAP
Contraception see Birth control and family planning
Contraceptives - over the counter see Over-the-counter birth control
Contraction see Fetal heart monitoring
Contracture deformity
Contraindications
Contusion see Bruise
Conversion disorder
Convulsions
Convulsions see Seizures
Cooking starch see Starch ingestion
Potassium - high see Hyperkalemia
Potassium - low see Hypokalemia
Potassium - urine
Potassium carbonate
Potassium hydroxide
Potassium hydroxide examination of skin lesion see Skin lesion KOH exam
Potassium in diet
Potassium test
Potassium wasting see Bartter syndrome
Potato poisoning - green tubers and sprouts
Potbellies and toddlers
Potpourri poisoning see Sachet poisoning
Potter syndrome
Power of attorney see Advanced care directives
PPD skin test
PQC - infants see Percutaneously inserted central catheter - infants
PRA see Renin
Prader-Willi syndrome
Preauricular tag or pit
Precancerous changes of the cervix see Cervical dysplasia
Precocious puberty
Preeclampsia
Preemie see Premature infant
Preexcitation syndrome see Wolff-Parkinson-White syndrome
Pregnancy - health risks
Pregnancy - identifying fertile days
Pregnancy - teenage see Adolescent pregnancy
Pregnancy - vaginal bleeding see Vaginal bleeding in pregnancy
Pregnancy care
Pregnancy mask see Melasma
Pregnancy sonogram see Pregnancy ultrasound
Pregnancy test
Pregnancy test - blood - qualitative see HCG in blood serum - qualitative
Pregnancy test - blood - quantitative see HCG blood test - quantitative
Pregnancy ultrasound
Pregnancy-induced hypertension see Preeclampsia
Pregnanediol
Pregnant - first trimester see First trimester pregnancy
Premature beats see Ectopic heartbeat
Premature closure of sutures see Craniosynostosis
Premature contraction see Ectopic heartbeat
Premature ejaculation
Premature infant
Premature ovarian failure see Ovarian hypofunction
Premature separation of placenta see Placenta abruptio
Premenstrual dysphoric disorder
Premenstrual syndrome
Premenstrual tenderness and swelling of the breasts see Breast - premenstrual tenderness and swelling
Prenatal diagnosis see Genetic counseling and prenatal diagnosis
Preparing adolescent for test/procedure see Adolescent test or procedure preparation
Preparing infant for test/procedure see Infant test/procedure preparation
Preparing preschoolers for test/procedure see Preschooler test or procedure preparation
Preparing school age children for test/procedure see School age test or procedure preparation
Preparing toddler for test/procedure see Toddler test or procedure preparation
Prerenal azotemia
Presbycusis see Age-related hearing loss
Presbyopia
Preschooler development
Preschooler test or procedure preparation
Prescriptions - how to fill see Getting a prescription filled
Preseptal cellulitis see Periorbital cellulitis
Pressure ulcer
Pressure-related ear pain see Ear barotrauma
Preterm infant see Premature infant
Preven see Emergency contraception
Prevention of birth defects with folic acid (folate) see Folic acid and birth defect prevention
Preventive health care
A-fib see Atrial fibrillation/flutter
A-Th3 see Antithrombin III
A/P repair see Anterior vaginal wall repair
A1C see HbA1c
Aarskog syndrome
Aase syndrome
Aase-Smith syndrome see Aase syndrome
AAT deficiency see Alpha-1 antitrypsin deficiency
AAT or A1AT see Alpha-1 antitrypsin
Abacterial cystitis see Cystitis - noninfectious
Abdomen - swollen
Abdominal aortic aneurysm
Abdominal arteriogram see Mesenteric arteriography
Abdominal birth see C-section
Abdominal bloating
Abdominal cramps see Abdominal pain
Abdominal CT scan
Abdominal delivery see C-section
Abdominal distention see Abdomen - swollen
Abdominal distress
Abdominal exploration
Abdominal film
Abdominal fullness prematurely after meals
Abdominal girth
Abdominal hernia see Lump in the abdomen
Abdominal hysterectomy see Hysterectomy
Abdominal mass
Abdominal MRI
Abdominal pain
Abdominal pain diagnosis
Abdominal pregnancy see Ectopic pregnancy
Abdominal rigidity
Abdominal sonogram see Abdominal ultrasound
Abdominal sounds
Abdominal tap
Abdominal thrusts see Heimlich maneuver
Abdominal ultrasound
Abdominal wall biopsy see Abdominal wall fat pad biopsy
Abdominal wall defect repair see Gastroschisis repair
Abdominal wall defects see Lump in the abdomen
Abdominal wall fat pad biopsy
Abdominal wall surgery
Abdominal x-ray see Abdominal film
Abdominoplasty see Abdominal wall surgery
Abducens palsy see Cranial mononeuropathy VI
Abetalipoproteinemia see Bassen-Kornzweig syndrome
ABG see Blood gases
Ablatio placentae see Placenta abruptio
Abnormal heart rhythms see Arrhythmias
Abnormal posturing
Abnormal tooth shape see Tooth - abnormal shape
Abnormality of the urea cycle - hereditary see Hereditary urea cycle abnormality
ABO blood typing see Blood typing
ABO incompatibility
Abortion
Abortion - complete
Abortion - elective or therapeutic
Abortion - incomplete
Abortion - inevitable see Inevitable abortion
Abortion - infected
Abortion - spontaneous see Miscarriage
Abortion - threatened
ABPA see Pulmonary aspergillosis - allergic bronchopulmonary type
Abruptio placentae see Placenta abruptio
Abscess
Abscess - amebic liver see Amebic liver abscess
Abscess - anorectal see Anorectal abscess
Abscess - areolar gland see Subareolar abscess
Abscess - Bartholin's see Bartholin’s abscess
Abscess - brain see Brain abscess
Abscess - epidural see Epidural abscess
Abscess - intra-abdominal see Intra-abdominal abscess
Abscess - peritonsillar see Peritonsillar abscess
Abscess - skin see Skin abscess
Abscess - spinal cord see Spinal cord abscess
Abscess - tooth see Tooth abscess
Abscess scan see Abscess scan - radioactive
Abscess scan - radioactive
Absence of thirst see Thirst - absent
Absence seizure see Petit mal seizure
Absent menses see Amenorrhea - primary
Absent periods see Amenorrhea - primary
Absent pulse see Pulse - weak or absent
Absolute eosinophil count see Eosinophil count - absolute
Acanthamoeba keratitis see Corneal ulcers and infections
Acanthocytosis see Bassen-Kornzweig syndrome
Acanthosis nigricans
Accelerated hypertension see Malignant hypertension (arteriolar nephrosclerosis)
Accelerated silicosis see Silicosis
Accelerating angina see Unstable angina
Accessory nipples see Supernumerary nipples
ACE levels
Acetaminophen - serum see Therapeutic drug levels
Acetaminophen and codeine overdose
Acetaminophen overdose
Acetomeroctol overdose
Acetomorphine see Heroin overdose
Acetone bodies see Serum ketones
Acetone poisoning
Acetylcholine receptor antibody
Acetylcholinesterase see Serum cholinesterase
Acetylsalicylic acid overdose see Aspirin overdose
Achalasia
Aches - leg see Leg pain
Aches and pains in bones see Bone pain or tenderness
Achilles tendinitis
Acholic stools see Stools - pale or clay colored
Achondrogenesis
Achondroplasia
Achromacria see Arachnodactyly
Acid fast bacilli stain see Sputum stain for mycobacteria
Acid hemolysin test see Ham test
Acid loading test (pH)
Acid mucopolysaccharides
Acid perfusion test see Bernstein test
Acid-fast stain
Acidosis
Acidosis - metabolic see Metabolic acidosis
Acidosis - respiratory see Respiratory acidosis
ACL injury see Anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) injury
ACL reconstruction
Acne
Acne and teenagers see Teenagers and acne medicine
Acne rosacea see Rosacea
Acne vulgaris see Acne
Acne-like skin bumps see Comedones
Acoustic neuroma
Acoustic trauma
Acquired (adaptive) immunity see Immune response
Acquired aplastic anemia see Secondary aplastic anemia
Acquired bronchiectasis see Bronchiectasis
Acquired disorders of platelet function see Acquired platelet function defect
Acquired immune deficiency syndrome see AIDS
Acquired nephrogenic diabetes insipidus see Diabetes insipidus - nephrogenic
Acquired platelet function defect
Acquired qualitative platelet disorders see Acquired platelet function defect
Acrocephalosyndactyly see Apert syndrome
Acrochordons see Cutaneous skin tags
Acrodermatitis
Acrodermatitis - infantile lichenoid see Acrodermatitis
Acrodermatitis - papular infantile see Acrodermatitis
Acrodysostosis
Acrodysplasia see Acrodysostosis
Acromegaly
ACTH
ACTH (Cortrosyn) stimulation test
ACTH suppression test see Dexamethasone suppression test
Acting strangely see Behavior - unusual or strange
Acting-out behaviors see Temper tantrums
Actinic keratosis
Actinomycosis
Actinomycosis pulmonary see Pulmonary actinomycosis
Activase thrombolytic agent see Thrombolytic therapy
Activated partial thromboplastin time see Partial thromboplastin time (PTT)
Activity - increased see Hyperactivity
Acupressure and nausea see Nausea and acupressure
Acupuncture and pain
Acute
Acute abdomen see Peritonitis
Acute adrenal crisis
Acute adrenal insufficiency see Acute adrenal crisis
Acute arterial occlusion - kidney
Acute bacterial tracheitis see Tracheitis
Acute bilateral obstructive uropathy
Acute bladder infection see Cystitis - acute bacterial
Acute brain syndrome see Delirium
Acute bronchitis
Acute cerebellar ataxia
Acute childhood leukemia see Acute lymphocytic leukemia (ALL)
Acute cholecystitis (Gallstones)
Acute colonic ileus see Primary intestinal pseudo-obstruction
Acute confusional state see Delirium
Acute cytomegalovirus (CMV) infection
Acute gastritis see Gastritis - acute
Acute gastroenteritis see Bacterial gastroenteritis
Acute glomerulonephritis see Acute nephritic syndrome
Acute gouty arthritis
Acute granulocytic leukemia see Acute myelogenous leukemia (AML) - adult
Acute HIV infection
Acute idiopathic polyneuritis see Guillain-Barre syndrome
Acute inflammatory polyneuropathy see Guillain-Barre syndrome
Acute intermittent porphyria see Porphyria
Acute interstitial (allergic) nephritis see Interstitial nephritis
Acute interstitial nephritis not NSAID related
Acute kidney failure
Acute lung injury see ARDS (acute respiratory distress syndrome)
Acute lymphocytic leukemia (ALL)
Acute MI see Heart attack
Acute mitral regurgitation see Mitral regurgitation - acute
Acute mountain sickness
Acute myelogenous leukemia (AML) - adult
Acute myeloid leukemia (AML) see Acute myelogenous leukemia (AML) - adult
Acute necrotizing ulcerative gingivitis see Trench mouth
Acute nephritic syndrome
Acute nonlymphocytic leukemia (ANLL) see Acute myelogenous leukemia (AML) - adult
Acute pancreatitis
Acute renal arterial thrombosis see Acute arterial occlusion - kidney
Acute renal artery occlusion see Acute arterial occlusion - kidney
Acute respiratory distress syndrome see ARDS (acute respiratory distress syndrome)
Acute retroviral syndrome see Acute HIV infection
Acute rheumatic fever see Rheumatic fever
Acute silicosis see Silicosis
Acute sinusitis see Sinusitis
Acute tubular necrosis
Acute unilateral obstructive uropathy
Acute upper airway obstruction
Acute urethral obstruction see Acute bilateral obstructive uropathy
Adapin see Doxepin poisoning
ADD see Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD)
Addiction - drug see Drug abuse and dependence
Addictive gambling see Pathological gambling
Addisonian crisis see Acute adrenal crisis
Addison’s disease
Additives in food see Food additives
Adenocarcinoma of renal cells see Renal cell carc
Adenocarcinoma of the bronchus see Bronchial adenoma
Adenocarcinoma of the endometrium/uterus see Endometrial cancer
Adenoid removal
Adenoidectomy see Adenoid removal
Adenoids - enlarged see Enlarged adenoids
Adenoma - secreting see Prolactinoma
Adenoma sebaceum see Tuberous sclerosis
Adenomyoma see Adenomyosis
Adenomyosis
Adepril overdose see Amitriptyline hydrochloride overdose
ADH
ADHD see Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD)
Adhesion
Adhesive capsulitis see Frozen shoulder
Adipsia see Thirst - absent
Adjustment disorder
Adnexal mass see Ovarian growths
Adolescence see Puberty and adolescence
Adolescent depression
Adolescent development
Adolescent dysmenorrhea see Dysmenorrhea in the adolescent
Adolescent pregnancy
Adolescent test or procedure preparation
ADPKD see Polycystic kidney disease
Adrenal crisis see Acute adrenal crisis
Adrenal gland removal see Adrenalectomy
Adrenal glands
Adrenal medullary imaging see MIBG (iodine-131-meta-iodobenzylguanidine) scintiscan
Adrenal tumor - Cushing syndrome see Cushing syndrome due to adrenal tumor
Adrenalectomy
Adrenalin - blood see Catecholamines - blood
Adrenalin-urine test see Catecholamines - urine
Adrenergic bronchodilators overdose
Adrenocortical carcinoma
Adrenocortical hypofunction see Addison’s disease
Adrenocorticotropic hormone see ACTH
Adrenogenital syndrome see Congenital adrenal hyperplasia
Adrenoleukodystrophy
Adult diapers see Urinary incontinence products
Adult hypothyroidism see Hypothyroidism
Adult respiratory distress syndrome see ARDS (acute respiratory distress syndrome)
Adult Still's disease
Adumbran see Oxazepam overdose
Advanced care directives
Advil overdose see Ibuprofen overdose
Aerobic
Aerobic bacteria
AFB stain see Sputum stain for mycobacteria
Aflatoxin
AFP see Alpha fetoprotein
African trypanosomiasis see Sleeping sickness
After shaves
Agammaglobulinemia
Age and exercise see Exercise and age
Age and mammograms see Mammogram - recommended age
Age and weight loss see Weight loss and age
Age spots see Liver spots
Age-appropriate diet for children
Age-related hearing loss
Age-related macular degeneration (ARMD or AMD) see Macular degeneration
Aging changes in body shape
Aging changes in hair and nails
Aging changes in hormone production
Aging changes in immunity
Aging changes in organs - tissue - cells
Aging changes in skin
Aging changes in sleep
Aging changes in the bones - muscles - joints
Aging changes in the breast
Aging changes in the face
Aging changes in the female reproductive system
Aging changes in the heart and blood vessels
Aging changes in the kidneys
Aging changes in the lungs
Aging changes in the male reproductive system
Aging changes in the nervous system
Aging changes in the senses
Aging changes in vital signs
Aging spots - should you be concerned
Agitation
Agnogenic myeloid metaplasia see Primary myelofibrosis
Agoraphobia
Agranulocytosis
Aicardi Syndrome
AIDS
AIDS - resources
AIDS patients and pets see Pets and the immunocompromised person
AIDS-related complex - ARC see Early symptomatic HIV infection
Air around the lung see Pneumothorax
Air outside the lung see Pneumothorax
Airway obstruction - acute upper see Acute upper airway obstruction
Alanine transaminase see ALT
Albinism
Albright's hereditary osteodystrophy see Pseudohypoparathyroidism
Albumin - serum
Albumin - urine see Protein - urine
Albuminuria see Protein - urine
Alcaptonuria see Alkaptonuria
Alcohol - methyl see Wood alcohol
Alcohol abuse see Alcoholism
Alcohol and diet
Alcohol dependence see Alcoholism
Alcohol in pregnancy see Fetal alcohol syndrome
Alcohol test - breath see Breath alcohol test
Alcohol use
Alcohol withdrawal
Alcohol withdrawal - delirium tremens see Delirium tremens
Alcoholic cardiomyopathy
Alcoholic encephalopathy see Wernicke-Korsakoff syndrome
Alcoholic ketoacidosis
Alcoholic liver disease
Alcoholic neuropathy
Alcoholic polyneuropathy see Alcoholic neuropathy
Alcoholism
Alcoholism - resources
Aldolase
Aldosterone
Aldosterone - urine see 24-hour urinary aldosterone excretion rate
Alertness - decreased see Consciousness - decreased
Aliseum overdose see Diazepam overdose
Alka-Seltzer see Sodium salicylate overdose
Alkaline phosphatase see ALP
Alkalosis
Alkalosis - respiratory see Respiratory alkalosis
Alkaptonuria
ALL see Acute lymphocytic leukemia (ALL)
Allergen
Allergic bronchopulmonary aspergillosis see Pulmonary aspergillosis - allergic bronchopulmonary type
Allergic conjunctivitis
Allergic dermatitis see Contact dermatitis
Allergic reaction - drug (medication) see Drug allergies
Allergic reactions
Allergic rhinitis
Allergic vasculitis
Allergies
Allergies and genetics
Allergy testing
Allergy to food see Food allergy
Allergy to mold - dander - dust
Allocar overdose see Cardiac glycoside overdose
Allograft see Bone graft
Alocasia see Caladium
Aloe
Alopecia see Hair loss
Alopecia areata
Alopecia in men see Male pattern baldness
Alopecia in women see Female pattern baldness
Alopecia totalis see Alopecia areata
Alopecia universalis see Alopecia areata
ALP
ALP (alkaline phosphatase) isoenzyme
Alpha fetoprotein
Alpha-1 antitrypsin
Alpha-1 antitrypsin deficiency
Alpha-L-iduronate deficiency see Hurler syndrome
Alphamul overdose see Castor oil overdose
Alport syndrome
ALS see Amyotrophic lateral scle
ALS - resources
Alström syndrome
ALT
Alteplase see Thrombolytic therapy
Altered mental status see Unconsciousness - first aid
Alternative medicine - pain relief see Acupuncture and pain
Altitude anoxia see Acute mountain sickness
Altitude sickness see Acute mountain sickness
Alupent see Pentazocine overdose
Alupram overdose see Diazepam overdose
Alveolar abnormalities
Alveolar proteinosis see Pulmonary alveolar proteinosis
Alveolar rhabdomyosarcoma see Rhabdomyosarcoma
Alveolitis see Diffuse interstitial lung disease
Alzheimer's disease epidemic?
Alzheimer’s - resources
Alzheimer’s disease
AMACR see Prostate cancer - genetic and other markers
Amalox overdose see Zinc oxide overdo
Amaurosis fugax
Ambiguous genitalia
Amblyopia
Ambulatory electrocardiography see Holter monitor (24h)
Amebiasis
Amebic dysentery see Amebiasis
Amebic liver abscess
Amelogenesis imperfecta
Amenorrhea see Menstruation - absent
Amenorrhea - primary
Amenorrhea - secondary see Secondary amenorrhea
American mountain fever see Colorado tick fever
American nightshade poisoning see Pokeweed poisoning
American trypanosomiasis see Chagas disease
Amikacin - serum see Therapeutic drug levels
Amilon see Phenindamine overdose
Amino acids
Amino acids - plasma see Plasma amino acids
Amino acids - urine see Aminoaciduria
Aminoaciduria
Aminophylline - serum see Therapeutic drug levels
Aminophylline overdose
Amitriptyline - serum see Therapeutic drug levels
Amitriptyline and Perphenazine overdose
Amitriptyline hydrochloride overdose
AML see Acute myelogenous leukemia (AML) - adult
Ammonia poisoning
Ammonium hydroxide poisoning
Ammonium ion
Amnesia see Memory loss
Amniocentesis
Amniotic constriction bands
Amniotic fluid
AMP see Acid mucopolysaccharides
Amphetamine or sympathomimetic intoxication
Amphetamines - screen see Toxicology screen
Amputation - traumatic
Amsler grid test see Home vision tests
Amylase - urine
Amylase test
Amyloid - primary see Primary amyloidosis
Amyloidosis - cardiac see Cardiac amyloidosis
Amyloidosis - cerebral see Senile cerebral amyloid angiopathy
Amyloidosis - hereditary see Hereditary amyloidosis
Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis
ANA see Antinuclear antibody panel
ANA panel see Antinuclear antibody panel
Anaerobe see Anaerobic bacteria
Anaerobic
Anaerobic bacteria
Anaerobic pneumonia see Aspiration pneumonia
Anal abscess see Anorectal abscess
Anal atresia see Imperforate anus
Anal fissure
Analgesic nephropathy
Analgesics see Pain medications
Analgesics - screen see Toxicology screen
Anaphylactic reaction see Anaphylaxis
Anaphylactic shock see Anaphylaxis
Anaphylactoid purpura see Henoch-Schonlein purpura
Anaphylaxis
Anaplastic carcinoma of the thyroid see Anaplastic thyroid cancer
Anaplastic thyroid cancer
Anasarca see Swelling
Anastomosis
Ancylostoma braziliense see Creeping eruption
Androblastoma see Arrhenoblastoma of ovary
Androgen insensitivity syndrome
Androgenic alopecia in women see Female pattern baldness
Andropause see Aging changes in the male reproductive system
Anemia
Anemia - B12 deficiency
Anemia - chronic disease
Anemia - Fanconi's see Fanconi's anemia
Anemia - hemolytic see Hemolytic anemia
Anemia - hemolytic - caused by chemicals or toxins see Hemolytic anemia caused by chemicals and to
Anemia - hemolytic due to G6PD deficiency see Glucose-6-phosphate dehydrogenase deficiency
Anemia - idiopathic aplastic see Idiopathic aplastic anemia
Anemia - idiopathic autoimmune hemolytic see Idiopathic autoimmune hemolytic anemia
Anemia - immune hemolytic see Immune hemolytic anemia
Anemia - immune hemolytic - secondary to drugs see Drug-induced immune hemolytic anemia
Anemia - iron deficiency see Iron deficiency anemia
Anemia - iron deficiency - children see Iron deficiency anemia - children
Anemia - megaloblastic see Megaloblastic anemia
Anemia - secondary aplastic see Secondary aplastic anemia
Anemia - sickle cell see Sickle cell anemia
Anemia of inflammation see Anemia - chronic disease
Anencephaly
Anergy screen or panel see Skin test anergy
Aneurysm
Aneurysm - aortic see Abdominal aortic aneurysm
Aneurysm - cerebral see Aneurysm in the brain
Aneurysm - thoracic aortic see Thoracic aortic aneurysm
Aneurysm in the brain
Angel dust see Phencyclidine overdose
Angel wings see Caladium
Angel's trumpet see Jimsonweed
Angina
Angina - chronic see Stable angina
Angina - stable see Stable angina
Angina - unstable see Unstable angina
Angina - variant see Coronary artery spasm
Angina pectoris see Stable angina
Angina pectoris see Angina
Angio-osteohypertrophy see Klippel-Trenaunay syndrome
Angiodysplasia of the colon
Angioedema
Angiofibroma - juvenile see Juvenile angiofibroma
Angiogram see Arteriogram
Angiogram - coronary see Coronary angiography
Angiography see Arteriogram
Angiography - aorta see Aortic angiography
Angiography - head see Cerebral angiography
Angiography - heart see Coronary angiography
Angiography - left heart see Left heart ventricular angiography
Angiography - magnetic resonance see Magnetic resonance angiography
Angiography - renal see Renal arteriography
Angiography - right heart see Right heart ventriculography
Angiography/arteriography of the extremity see Extremity arteriography
Angioma - cherry see Cherry angioma
Angioma cavernosum see Birthmarks - red
Angioneurotic edema see Angioedema
Angioplasty
Angle tumor see Acoustic neuroma
Anhidrosis see Sweating - absent
Anhidrotic ectodermal dysplasia see Ectodermal dysplasia
Anhydrous Benedict's reagent poisoning see Clinitest tablets poisoning
Animal bites
Anions see Ions
Anisocoria see Eyes/pupils different size
Ankle arthroplasty - total see Ankle replacement
Ankle pain
Ankle replacement
Ankle swelling see Foot, leg, and ankle swelling
Ankyloglossia see Tongue tie
Ankylosing spondylitis
Annular pancreas
Anorchia
Anorectal abscess
Anorectal malformation see Imperforate anus
Anorectal malformation repair see Imperforate anus repair
Anorexia nervosa
Anorexia nervosa - resources see Eating disorders - resources
Anorgasmia see Orgasmic dysfunction
Anoscopy
Anosmia see Smell - impaired
Anovulatory bleeding see Dysfunctional uterine bleeding (DUB)
Antacids overdose see Calcium carbonate with magnesium antacid overdose
Anterior
Anterior and/or posterior colporrhaphy see Anterior vaginal wall repair
Anterior and/or posterior vaginal wall repair see Anterior vaginal wall repair
Anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) injury
Anterior knee pain see Chondromalacia patella
Anterior knee pain
Anterior spinal fusion see Spinal fusion
Anterior tibia pain see Shin splints
Anterior uveitis see Uveitis
Anterior vaginal wall repair
Anthrax
Anthrax - inhalation see Inhalation anthrax
Anthrax - skin see Cutaneous anthrax
Anthrax serology test see Serologic test for B. anthracis
Anti-DNase B
Anti-gastric parietal cell antibodies see Antiparietal cells antibodies
Anti-glomerular basement membrane
Anti-glomerular basement membrane antibody disease see Goodpasture’s syndrome
Anti-insulin antibody test
Anti-microsomal antibody see Antithyroid microsomal antibody
Anti-P antibody see Donath-Landsteiner test
Anti-rust products
Anti-smooth muscle antibody
Anti-streptolysin O titer see ASO titer
Antibiotic associated colitis see Pseudomembranous colitis
Antibiotic sensitivity see Sensitivity analysis
Antibiotics - colds and flu see Colds and flus - antibiotics
Antibody
Antibody test for anthrax see Serologic test for B. anthracis
Antibody titer
Antibody to human glomerular basement membrane see Anti-glomerular basement membrane
Antidepressants - screen see Toxicology screen
Antidiarrheal agent overdose
Antidiuretic hormone see ADH
Antifreeze
Antigen
Antihistamine see Phenindamine overdose
Antimitochondrial antibody
Antinuclear antibody panel
Antiparietal cells antibodies
Antiseptic mouth rinse overdose see Mouthwash overdose
Antisocial personality disorder
Antithrombin III
Antithrombin III deficiency - congenital see Congenital antithrombin III deficiency
Antithyroglobulin antibody
Antithyroid microsomal antibody
Anxiety see Stress and anxiety
Anxiety disorder see Generalized anxiety disorder
Anxiety in children see Stress in childhood
Anxiety vs. stress see Stress vs. anxiety
AOP see Apnea of prematurity
Aortic aneurysm - dissecting see Aortic dissection
Aortic aneurysm - thoracic see Thoracic aortic aneurysm
Aortic angiography
Aortic arch syndrome
Aortic coarctation see Coarctation of the aorta
Aortic dissection
Aortic insufficiency
Aortic regurgitation see Aortic insufficiency
Aortic stenosis
Aortic valve prolapse see Aortic insufficiency
Aortic valve stenosis see Aortic stenosis
Aortography see Aortic angiography
AOSD see Adult Still's disease
APCA see Antiparietal cells antibodies
Apert syndrome
APGAR
Aphasia see Speech impairment (adult)
Aphthous ulcer see Canker sores
Apis venenum purum poisoning see Bee poison
Apis virus poisoning see Bee poison
Apitoxin poisoning see Bee poison
Aplastic
Apnea see Breathing - slowed or stopped
Apnea - newborns see Apnea of prematurity
Apnea - sleep apnea syndrome see Sleep apnea
Apnea monitor - infants see Heart-respiratory monitor - infants
Apnea monitor for home use - infants see Home apnea monitor - infants
Apnea of prematurity
ApoB100 see Apolipoprotein B100
ApoCII see Apolipoprotein CII
Apolipoprotein B deficiency see Bassen-Kornzweig syndrome
Apolipoprotein B100
Apolipoprotein CII
Apoplexy
Apoprotein B100 see Apolipoprotein B100
Apoprotein CII see Apolipoprotein CII
Appendectomy
Appendicitis
Appendix removal see Appendectomy
Appetite - decreased
Appetite - increased
Apprehension see Stress and anxiety
Appropriate for gestational age (AGA)
Apraxia see Inability to use objects and perform tasks
Aprosencephaly with open cranium see Anencephaly
APTT see Partial thromboplastin time (PTT)
Aquarium granuloma see Swimming pool granuloma
Aqueous - ammonia see Ammonium hydroxide poisoning
Arachnodactyly
ARDS (acute respiratory distress syndrome)
Areolar gland abscess see Subareolar abscess
ARF see Acute kidney failure
Arginine test see Growth hormone stimulation test
Arginine vasopressin see ADH
Arias syndrome (type II Crigler-Najjar) see Crigler-Najjar syndrome
Arisaema triphyllum see Jack-in-the-pulpit
Arkless-Graham see Acrodysostosis
Arm and leg movements - uncontrollable see Movement - uncontrolled or slow
Armpit lump
Arnold Pick's disease see Pick’s disease
Arrhenoblastoma see Sertoli-Leydig cell tumor
Arrhenoblastoma of ovary
Arrhythmias
Art line - infants see Peripheral arterial line - infants
Arterial blood gas analysis see Blood gases
Arterial embolism
Arterial insufficiency
Arterial insufficiency of the legs see Blockage of leg arteries
Arterial plethysmography see Plethysmography
Arterial stick
Arteriogram
Arteriogram - abdomen see Mesenteric arteriography
Hodgkin's disease see Hodgkin’s lymphoma
Hodgkin’s lymphoma
Holidays and the flu see Flu and holidays
Holter monitor (24h)
Home apnea monitor - infants
Home pharmacy
Home vision tests
Homocystinuria
Homogentisic acid oxidase deficiency see Alkaptonuria
Homovanillic acid (HVA) see Catecholamines - urine
Homozygous see Genetics
Honey bee or hornet sting see Insect bites and stings
HONK - hyperosmolar non-ketotic coma see Diabetic hyperglycemic hyperosmolar coma
Hookworm
Hormonal effects in newborns
Hormone levels
Hormone replacement therapy (HRT)
Horner syndrome
Hospital-acquired pneumonia
Hot dog headache see Chinese restaurant syndrome
Hot tub folliculitis
Household glue
How often you need a physical exam see Physical exam frequency
How to insert a catheter see Urinary catheters
How to make a sling
How to make a splint
How to remove a catheter see Urinary catheters
How to use an inhaler
HPL see Human placental lactogen
HPO4 see Serum phosphorus
HRT see Hormone replacement therapy (HRT)
HSG see Hysterosalpingography
HSV see Birth-acquired herpes
HSV-2 see Genital herpes
Human bites
Human chorionic gonadotrophin - serum - qualitative see HCG in blood serum - qualitative
Human chorionic gonadotrophin blood test - quantitative see HCG blood test - quantitative
Human chorionic gonadotropin - urine see HCG in urine
Human granulocytic anaplasmosis see Ehrlichiosis
Human granulocytic ehrlichiosis see Ehrlichiosis
Human immunodeficiency virus infection see HIV infection
Human leukocyte antigen B27 see HLA-B27 antigen
Human milk see Breast milk
Human monocytic ehrlichiosis see Ehrlichiosis
Human papilloma virus (HPV) see Genital warts
Human placental lactogen
Humidifier or air-conditioner lung see Hypersensitivity pneumonitis
Humidifiers and health
Humoral immunity see Immune response
Hump behind the shoulders
Humphrey visual field exam see Visual field
Hunchback see Kyphosis
Hunger see Appetite - increased
Hunt's syndrome see Ramsay Hunt syndrome
Hunter syndrome
Huntington chorea see Huntington's disease
Huntington's disease
Hurler syndrome
Hurler-Scheie syndrome (MPS 1 H/S) see Hurler syndrome
HUS see Hemolytic-uremic syndrome (HUS)
Hutchinson incisors see Tooth - abnormal shape
Hutchinson-Gilford syndrome see Progeria
HVA see Catecholamines - urine
Hyaline cast see Urinary casts
Hyaline membrane disease see Respiratory distress syndrome (RDS) in infants
Hydatid disease, Hydatid cyst disease see Echinococcus
Hydatid mole see Hydatidiform mole
Hydatidiform mole
Hydatidosis see Echinococcus
Hydrate - calcium see Calcium hydroxide
Hydrobenzene and phenylic acid see Carbolic acid
Arteriolar nephrosclerosis see Malignant hypertension (arteriolar nephrosclerosis)
Arteriosclerosis see Atherosclerosis
Arteriosclerosis obliterans see Arteriosclerosis of the extremities
Arteriosclerosis of the extremities
Arteriosclerotic heart disease see Coronary heart disease
Arteriovenous malformation - cerebral
Arteriovenous malformation - pulmonary see Pulmonary arteriovenous fistula
Arteritis - temporal see Temporal arteritis
Arthralgia see Joint pain
Arthritis
Arthritis - neck see Cervical spondylosis
Arthritis - osteoarthritis see Osteoarthritis
Arthritis - psoriatic see Psoriatic arthritis
Arthritis - resources
Arthritis - rheumatoid see Rheumatoid arthritis
Arthrodesis see Spinal fusion
Arthroplasty - unicompartmental knee see Knee replacement - partial
Arthroscopy
Articulation deficiency see Speech disorders
Artificial flavors and color see Food additives
Artificial kidneys see Dialysis
Artificial pacemaker see Pacemaker
Artificial sphincter - rectal or urinary see Inflatable artificial sphincter
Arylsulfatase A deficiency see Metachromatic leukodystrophy
As and Bs see Apnea of prematurity
Asbestos-related pleural effusion
Asbestosis
Ascariasis
Ascites
Ascorbic acid see Vitamin C
ASD see Atrial septal defect
ASD repair see Congenital heart defect corrective surgery
Aseptic meningitis
Aseptic necrosis
ASH see Hypertrophic cardiomyopathy
Asherman syndrome
ASO titer
Asparaginic acid see Aspartic acid
Aspartate aminotransferase see AST
Aspartic acid
Aspartoacylase deficiency see Canavan disease
Asperger syndrome
Aspergilloma see Pulmonary aspergilloma (mycetoma)
Aspergillosis
Aspergillosis - acute invasive see Pulmonary aspergillosis - invasive
Aspergillosis - allergic bronchopulmonary see Pulmonary aspergillosis - allergic bronchopulmonary type
Aspergillosis precipitin
Aspergillus antigen skin test
Aspergillus immunodiffusion test see Aspergillosis precipitin
Aspergum overdose see Aspirin overdose
Asphalt see Asphalt cement
Asphalt cement
Aspiration
Aspiration of vomitus see Aspiration pneumonia
Aspiration pneumonia
Aspirin overdose
AST
Asthma
Asthma - occupational exposure see Occupational asthma
Asthma - pediatric see Pediatric asthma
Asthma and allergy - resources
Astigmatism
Astrocytoma - adults see Brain tumor - adults
Astrocytoma - children see Brain tumor - children
Asymmetric septal hypertrophy see Hypertrophic cardiomyopathy
Asymptomatic
Asymptomatic bacteriuria
Asymptomatic HIV infection
AT III see Antithrombin III
Atarax overdose see Hydroxyzine overdose
Ataxia see Movement - uncoordinated
Ataxia - acute cerebellar see Acute cerebellar ataxia
Ataxia - telangiectasia
Atelectasis
Atensine overdose see Diazepam overdose
Atheroemboli - renal see Atheroembolic renal disease
Atheroembolic renal disease
Atherosclerosis
Atherosclerosis - aging see Aging changes in the heart and blood vessels
Atherosclerotic disease - renal see Atheroembolic renal disease
Athetoid movements see Movement - uncontrolled or slow
Athlete's foot
ATN see Acute tubular necrosis
Atopic eczema see Eczema
Atresia - pulmonary see Pulmonary atresia
Atrial fibrillation/flutter
Atrial myxoma
Atrial septal defect
Atrial septal defect repair see Congenital heart defect corrective surgery
Atropa belladonna poisoning see Blue nightshade poisoning
Atrophic vaginitis
Atrophy of the muscles see Muscle atrophy
Atropine with diphenoxylate see Lomotil overdose
Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD)
Attention span see Mental status tests
Atypical mycobacterial infection
Atypical pneumonia
Audiography (audiogram) see Audiology
Audiology
Audiometry see Audiology
Augmentation mentoplasty see Chin augmentation
Aural polyps
Auricular fibrillation see Atrial fibrillation/flutter
Auscultation
Autism
Autism - resources
Autistic behavior
Autoerythrocyte sensitivity
Autograft see Bone graft
Autoimmune disorders
Autoimmune hemolytic anemia see Idiopathic autoimmune hemolytic anemia
Autoimmune hepatitis
Autoimmune liver disease panel
Autoimmune thyroiditis see Chronic thyroiditis (Hashimoto’s disease)
Autoinoculation
Automated perimetry exam see Visual field
Automatic dishwasher soap - poisoning
Automobile safety - teenage drivers see Safe driving for teens
Autonomic hyperreflexia
Autonomic neuropathy
Autosomal dominant
Autosomal dominant polycystic kidney disease see Polycystic kidney disease
Autosomal recessive
Avascular necrosis see Aseptic necrosis
AVM - cerebral see Arteriovenous malformation - cerebral
AVN see Aseptic necrosis
Avoidant personality disorder
Avoiding infectious diseases when traveling see Traveler's guide to avoiding infectious diseases
AVP see ADH
Axid see H2 Receptor antagonists poisoning
Axillary abscess see Armpit lump
Axillary lymphadenopathy see Armpit lump
Axillary lymphs enlarged see Armpit lump
Axillary nerve dysfunction
Azo 22 overdose see Zinc oxide overdose
Azotemia - prerenal see Prerenal azotemia
B and T cell screen
B and T lymphocyte assays see B and T cell screen
B lymphocyte cell surface markers see B-cell leukemia/lymphoma panel
B-cell leukemia/lymphoma panel
B-cell lymphoma see Burkitt lymphoma
Babies and diarrhea
Babies and heat rashes
Babies and shots
Babinski's reflex
Baby bottle tooth decay see Early childhood caries
Baby feeding patterns
Baby rash see Rash - child under 2 years
Baciferm overdose see Bacitracin zinc overdose
Bacillus anthracis
Exchange transfusion
Excisional biopsy see Breast lump removal
Excretory urography see Intravenous pyelogram
Exercise see Physical activity
Exercise - colds and flu
Exercise and age
Exercise and children
Exercise and immunity
Exercise and stress reduction
Exercise and weight loss
Exercise ECG see Exercise stress test
Exercise electrocardiography see Exercise stress test
Exercise stress test
Exercise-induced asthma see Asthma
Exercises for fecal incontinence see Bowel retraining
Exfoliative dermatitis
Exhaustion see Fatigue
Exogenous adrenal insufficiency
Exogenous Cushing syndrome see Cushing syndrome - exogenous
Exophthalmos see Eyes - bulging
Exostoses see Benign ear cyst or tumor
Exotropia see Strabismus
Exploratory laparoscopy - gynecologic see Gynecologic laparoscopy
Exploratory laparotomy see Abdominal exploration
Exposed bladder repair see Bladder exstrophy repair
Expressive language disorder - developmental
Extended chin see Prognathism
Extensor plantar reflex see Babinski's reflex
External incontinence devices
Extra digits see Polydactyly
Extra-corporeal membrane oxygenation
Extracorporeal shock wave lithotripsy see Lithotripsy
Extradural hematoma see Extradural hemorrhage
Extradural hemorrhage
Extrahepatic cholestasis see Cholestasis
Extraintestinal amebiasis see Amebic liver abscess
Extramembranous glomerulonephritis see Membranous nephropathy
Extraocular movement see Extraocular muscle function testing
Extraocular muscle function testing
Extrapulmonary tuberculosis see Disseminated tuberculosis
Extrasystole see Ectopic heartbeat
Extraventricular obstructive hydrocephalus see Normal pressure hydrocephalus (NPH)
Extremity arteriography
Extremity x-ray
Extrinsic allergic alveolitis see Hypersensitivity pneumonitis
Extrinsic factor deficiency see Factor VII deficiency
Exudate
Eye - foreign object in
Eye and orbit ultrasound
Eye angiography see Fluorescein angiography
Eye burning - itching and discharge
Eye emergencies
Eye exam - standard see Standard ophthalmic exam
Eye floaters
Eye movements - uncontrollable
Eye muscle repair
Eye pain
Eye redness
Eye test - acuity see Visual acuity test
Eye test - color see Color vision test
Eye test - refraction see Refraction test
Eye tumor see Melanoma of the eye
Eye twitch see Eyelid twitch
Eyelid bump
Eyelid drooping
Eyelid inflammation see Blepharitis
Eyelid lift or blepharophasty
Eyelid spasm see Eyelid twitch
Eyelid twitch
Eyes - bulging
Eyes - different colors see Heterochromia
Eyes - dry see Dry eyes
Eyes - yellow see Jaundice - yellow skin
Eyes/pupils different size
FA see Fanconi's anemia
Face pain
Face powder
Facelift
Facial edema see Facial swelling
CHEM-20
CHEM-7
Chemical burn or reaction
Chemical cystitis see Cystitis - noninfectious
Chemical dependence - resources
Chemical pneumonitis
Chemistry - CSF see CSF chemistry
Chemistry - urine see Urine chemistry
Chemosis
Chemotherapy
Chemotherapy patients and pets see Pets and the immunocompromised person
Cherry angioma
Chest CT see Thoracic CT
Chest deformity repair see Pectus excavatum repair
Chest discomfort see Chest pain
Chest drainage tube insertion see Chest tube insertion
Chest infection see Mediastinitis
Chest MRI
Chest pain
Chest radiography see Chest x-ray
Chest sounds - murmurs see Heart murmurs and other sounds
Chest tightness or pressure see Chest pain
Chest tomogram
Chest tube insertion
Chest x-ray
CHF see Heart failure
Chicken pox skin test see Tzanck test
Chicken soup and sickness
Chickenpox
Chickenpox - vaccine
Chickenpox treatment
Chiggers
Child abuse - physical
Child abuse - resources see Family troubles - resources
Child abuse - sexual
Child death - resources see Loss of a child - resources
Child neglect and psychological abuse
Childbirth - emergency delivery
Childhood and adolescent causes of death see Death among children and adolescents
Childhood bereavement see Discussing death with children
Childhood disintegrative disorder
Childhood growth milestones see Developmental milestones record
Childhood growth milestones - 12 months see Developmental milestones record - 12 months
Childhood growth milestones - 18 months see Developmental milestones record - 18 months
Childhood growth milestones - 2 months see Developmental milestones record - 2 months
Childhood growth milestones - 2 years see Developmental milestones record - 2 years
Childhood growth milestones - 3 years see Developmental milestones record - 3 years
Childhood growth milestones - 4 months see Developmental milestones record - 4 months
Childhood growth milestones - 4 years see Developmental milestones record - 4 years
Childhood growth milestones - 5 years see Developmental milestones record - 5 years
Childhood growth milestones - 6 months see Developmental milestones record - 6 months
Childhood growth milestones - 9 months see Developmental milestones record - 9 months
Childhood hyperkinesis see Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD)
Childhood stress see Stress in childhood
Childhood volvulus see Volvulus - childhood
Children and exercise see Exercise and children
Children and fat free diets see Fat free diet and children
Children and fever see Fever and children
Children and hyperactivity see Hyperactivity and children
Children and potbellies see Potbellies and toddlers
Children and tonsillectomies see Tonsillectomies and children
Children and weight problems see Weight problems and children
Chills
Chin augmentation
Chinese restaurant syndrome
Chiropractor - Doctor of Chiropractic (DC)
Chlamydia
Chlamydia infections in women
Chlamydia psittaci see Psittacosis
Chlamydial urethritis - male
Chlamydophila pneumoniae see Atypical pneumonia
Chloasma see Melasma
Chloramphenicol - serum see Therapeutic drug levels
Chloramphenicol toxicity in newborns see Gray syndrome
Chlordiazepoxide overdose
Chloride - urine
Chloride in diet
Chlorinated lime poisoning
Chlorine poisoning
Chlormerodrin overdose
Chlorophyll
Chlorpromazine overdose
Choanal atresia
Choking see Acute upper airway obstruction
Choking - adult or child over 1 year
Choking - Heimlich maneuver see Heimlich maneuver
Choking - infant under 1 year
Choking - unconscious adult or child over 1 year
Choking - unconscious infant under 1 year
Cholangiocarcinoma
Cholangiogram - PTCA see Percutaneous transhepatic cholangiogram (PTCA)
Cholangitis
Cholecystectomy see Gallbladder removal
Cholecystitis - acute see Acute cholecystitis (Gallstones)
Cholecystitis - chronic see Chronic cholecystitis
Choledocholithiasis
Cholelithiasis see Gallstones
Cholera
Cholescintigraphy see Gallbladder radionuclide scan
Cholestasis
Cholestasis - drug-induced see Drug-induced cholestasis
Cholesteatoma
Cholesterol
Cholesterol embolization syndrome see Atheroembolic renal disease
Cholesterol test
Chondroectodermal dysplasia see Ellis-van Creveld syndrome
Chondromalacia patella
Choosing a primary care provider
Choosing a qualified surgeon
Chorea see Movement - unpredictable or jerky
Choreoathetosis see Movement - uncontrolled or slow
Chorioblastoma see Gestational trophoblastic disease
Choriocarcinoma see Gestational trophoblastic disease
Chorioepithelioma see Gestational trophoblastic disease
Chorionic villus sampling
Chorioretinitis see Uveitis
Choroid
Choroidal dystrophies
Choroiditis see Uveitis
Christmas cherry poisoning see Jerusalem cherry poisoning
Christmas disease see Hemophilia B
Christmas factor assay see Factor IX assay
Christmas flower poisoning see Poinsettia
Chromaffin tumors see Pheochromocytoma
Chromatography
Chromium in diet
Chromosomal mosaicism see Mosaicism
Chromosome
Chromosome 5p deletion syndrome see Cri du chat syndrome
Chromosome analysis see Karyotyping
Chronic
Chronic acquired (Non-Wilsonian) hepatocerebral degeneration see Hepatocerebral degeneration
Chronic adrenocortical insufficiency see Addison’s disease
Chronic atrophic pyelonephritis see Reflux nephropathy
Chronic bacterial prostatitis see Prostatitis - chronic
Chronic bilateral obstructive uropathy
Chronic brain syndrome see Dementia
Chronic bronchitis
Chronic cavitary histoplasmosis see Histoplasmosis - chronic pulmonary
Chronic cholecystitis
Chronic depression see Dysthymia
Chronic ear infection see Otitis media - chronic
Chronic fatigue syndrome
Chronic fatigue syndrome - resources
Chronic gastritis see Gastritis - chronic
Chronic glaucoma see Glaucoma
Chronic glomerulonephritis
Chronic gouty arthritis
Chronic granulocytic leukemia see Chronic myelogenous leukemia (CML)
Chronic granulomatous disease
Chronic granulomatous disease of childhood see Chronic granulomatous disease
Chronic inflammatory demyelinating polyneuropathy see Chronic inflammatory polyneuropathy
Chronic inflammatory polyneuropathy
Chronic insomnia see Primary Insomnia
Chronic intestinal pseudo-obstruction see Primary intestinal pseudo-obstruction
Chronic kidney failure see Chronic renal failure
Chronic lobular hepatitis see Chronic persistent hepatitis
Chronic Lyme disease see Lyme disease - chronic persistent
Chronic lymphocytic leukemia (CLL)
Chronic lymphocytic thyroiditis see Chronic thyroiditis (Hashimoto’s disease)
Chronic mitral valve regurgitation see Mitral regurgitation - chronic
Chronic motor tic disorder
Chronic myelogenous leukemia (CML)
Chronic nephritis see Chronic glomerulonephritis
Chronic obstructive airway disease see Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease
Chronic obstructive lung disease see Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease
Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease
Chronic organic brain syndrome see Organic brain syndrome
Chronic otitis media see Otitis media - chronic
Chronic pain - resources
Chronic pancreatitis
Chronic persistent hepatitis
Chronic renal failure
Chronic renal insufficiency see Chronic renal failure
Chronic silicosis see Silicosis
Chronic sinus infection see Sinusitis - chronic
Chronic sinusitis see Sinusitis - chronic
Chronic subdural hematoma
Chronic symptomatic HIV infection see Early symptomatic HIV infection
Chronic thyroiditis (Hashimoto’s disease)
Chronic unilateral obstructive uropathy
Chronic venous insufficiency see Venous insufficiency
Chronic vocal tic disorder see Chronic motor tic disorder
Chylomicronemia syndrome
CIC see Clean intermittent self-catheterization
CIDP see Chronic inflammatory polyneuropathy
Cigar smoking see Smoking and smokeless tobacco
Cigarette smoking see Smoking and smokeless tobacco
Cigarettes - tips on how to quit see Smoking - tips on how to quit
Ciguatera poisoning see Poisoning - fish and shellfish
Ciliary body
Cimetidine see H2 Receptor antagonists poisoning
Cinfacrom poisoning see Merbromin overdose
Circumcision
Cirrhosis
Cirrhosis or hepatitis - alcoholic see Alcoholic liver disease
CISC see Clean intermittent self-catheterization
Cisternal puncture see CSF collection
Cisternogram see Radionuclide cisternogram
Citric acid urine test
CJD see Creutzfeldt-Jakob disease
CK see CPK
CK - isoenzymes see CPK isoenzymes
Clammy skin see Skin - clammy
Clap see Gonorrhea
Classical RTA see Distal renal tubular acidosis
Claudication see Blockage of leg arteries
Gallbladder disease
Claw foot
Claw hand
Claw toes see Claw foot
Clean catch urine specimen see Urine culture - clean catch
Clean intermittent self-catheterization
Cleft lip and palate
Cleft lip and palate repair
Cleft palate - resources
Cleft sinus see Branchial cleft cyst
Cleft spine see Myelomeningocele (children)
Cleidocranial dysostosis
Clinical hemoglobin C see Hemoglobin C disease
Clinitest see Urine reducing substances
Clinitest tablets poisoning
CLL see Chronic lymphocytic leukemia (CLL)
Clorox see Sodium hypochlorite poisoning
Closed angle glaucoma see Glaucoma
Closed pleural biopsy see Pleural needle biopsy
Clostridial infection of tissues see Gas gangrene
Clot see Blood clots
Clot in the renal vein see Renal vein thrombosis
Clot-dissolving agents see Thrombolytic therapy
Cloudy cornea
Clove oil overdose see Eugenol oil overdose
Clubbing see Clubbing of the fingers or toes
Clubbing of the fingers or toes
Clubfoot
Clubfoot release see Clubfoot repair
Clubfoot repair
Clumsiness see Movement - uncoordinated
Cluster headaches
CMG see Cystometric study
CML see Chronic myelogenous leukemia (CML)
CMV - congenital see Congenital cytomegalovirus
CMV - gastroenteritis/colitis
CMV - immunocompromised host
CMV - pneumonia
CMV antibody tests see CMV serology test
CMV Esophagitis
CMV Mononucleosis see Acute cytomegalovirus (CMV) infection
CMV retinitis
CMV serology test
CNS abscess see Brain abscess
CO2
Coagulopathy see Bleeding disorders
Coal oil poisoning see Kerosene
Coal worker's pneumoconiosis
Coarctation of the aorta
Coarctation of the aorta repair see Congenital heart defect corrective surgery
Cobalt
Cobalt chloride see Cobalt
Cobalt oxide see Cobalt
Cobalt sulfate see Cobalt
Cocaine abuse see Drug abuse
Cocaine intoxication
Cocaine withdrawal
Coccidioides antibody test see Coccidioides complement fixation
Coccidioides antibody test - spinal fluid see CSF coccidioides complement fixation
Coccidioides complement fixation
Coccidioides precipitin
Coccidioidin or spherulin skin test
Coccidioidomycosis
Coccidioidomycosis - acute pulmonary
Coccidioidomycosis - chronic pulmonary
Coccidioidomycosis - disseminated
Coccidioidomycosis - systemic see Coccidioidomycosis - disseminated
Coccidioidomycosis antibody test see Coccidioides precipitin
Coccidiosis see Coccidioidomycosis
Coccyx injury see Tailbone trauma
Cochlear implant
Codeine overdose
Cognitive tests see Mental status tests
Cold see Common Cold
Cold agglutinins see Febrile/cold agglutinins
Cold exposure see Hypothermia
Cold exposure - extremities see Frostbite
Cold intolerance
Cold knife cone biopsy
Gallbladder radionuclide scan
Gallbladder removal
Cooking utensils and nutrition
Coolant poisoning see Refrigerant poisoning
Cooley's anemia see Thalassemia
Coombs’ test
Coombs’ test - indirect
Coordination impairment see Movement - uncoordinated
COPD see Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease
Copper in diet
Copper poisoning
Coproporphyrin levels see Porphyrins - blood
Cor pulmonale
Cord -- umbilical see Umbilical cord care in newborns
Cord blood
Corneal edema see Cloudy cornea
Corneal injury
Corneal opacification see Cloudy cornea
Corneal surgery
Corneal transplant
Corneal ulcers and infections
Corns and calluses
Coronary angiography
Coronary angioplasty see Angioplasty
Coronary artery angioplasty see Angioplasty
Coronary artery bypass graft see Heart bypass surgery
Coronary artery disease see Coronary heart disease
Coronary artery spasm
Coronary heart disease
Coronary risk profile
Corramedan overdose see Cardiac glycoside overdose
Correction of unequal bone length see Leg lengthening/shortening
Corticosteroid-induced Cushing syndrome see Cushing syndrome - exogenous
Corticosteroids overdose
Cortisol - urine
Cortisol level
Cortisol suppression test see Dexamethasone suppression test
Cortisporin ointment overdose see Bacitracin zinc overdose
Cosmetic breast surgery
Cosmetic ear surgery
Cosmetic nose surgery
Cosmetic surgery of the abdomen see Abdominal wall surgery
Cosmetic surgery of the face see Facelift
Costochondritis
Cotton bract disease see Byssinosis
Cotton worker's lung see Byssinosis
Cough
Coughing up blood
Cow's milk for infants and children
Cow’s milk and children
Coxa plana see Legg-Calve-Perthes disease
Coxsackievirus infection see Hand - foot - mouth disease
CPAP see Nasal CPAP
CPK
CPK isoenzymes
CPM see Central pontine myelinolysis
CPPD disease see Pseudogout
CPR
CPR - adult
CPR - child (1 to 8 yrs old)
CPR - infant
Crabs see Pubic lice
Cradle cap see Seborrheic dermatitis
Cramps - leg see Leg pain
Cramps - menstrual see Painful menstrual periods
Cramps - muscle see Muscle cramps
Cranial arteritis see Temporal arteritis
Cranial CT scan
Cranial mononeuropathy III - compression type
Cranial mononeuropathy III - diabetic type
Cranial mononeuropathy IX see Glossopharyngeal neuralgia
Cranial mononeuropathy VI
Cranial mononeuropathy VII see Facial nerve palsy
Cranial MRI see MRI of the head
Cranial sutures
Craniofacial reconstruction see Head and face reconstruction
Craniopharyngioma
Craniosynostosis
Craniotabes
Craniotomy see Brain surgery
Crayons see Wax
Crazy glue see Cyanoacrylates
Creatine kinase see CPK
Creatine kinase - isoenzymes see CPK isoenzymes
Creatine phosphokinase see CPK
Creatine phosphokinase - isoenzymes see CPK isoenzymes
Creatinine - serum
Creatinine - urine
Creatinine clearance
Creeping eruption
Crepitus see Subcutaneous emphysema
Crescentic glomerulonephritis see Rapidly progressive (crescentic) glomerulonephritis
CREST syndrome see Systemic sclerosis (scleroderma)
Cretinism see Congenital hypothyroidism
Creutzfeldt-Jakob disease
CRF see Chronic renal failure
Cri du chat syndrome
Crib death see Sudden infant death syndrome
Crigler-Najjar syndrome
Crohn's disease
Cross matching see Blood typing
Crossbite see Malocclusion of teeth
Crossed eyes see Strabismus
Croup
Crowded teeth see Malocclusion of teeth
CRP see C-reactive protein
CRPS see Complex regional pain syndrome
CRT see Pacemaker
Cruciate ligament injury - anterior see Anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) injury
Cruciate ligament injury - posterior see Posterior cruciate ligament (PCL) injury
Crural hernia see Femoral hernia
Crush injury
Crushed digits see Smashed fingers
Crying - excessive (0-6 months)
Crying in childhood
Crying in infancy
Cryoglobulinemia
Cryoglobulins
Cryosurgery
Cryosurgery - female see Cervix treatment - cryosurgery
Cryotherapy see Cryosurgery
Cryptococcal meningitis see Meningitis - cryptococcal
Cryptococcosis
Cryptogenic fibrosing alveolitis see Idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis
Cryptogenic fibrosing alveolitis (CFA) see Diffuse interstitial lung disease
Cryptogenic polycythemia see Polycythemia vera
Cryptorchidism see Undescended testicle
Cryptorchidism repair see Undescended testicle repair
Cryptosporidiosis see Cryptosporidium enteritis
Cryptosporidium enteritis
Crystodigin overdose see Cardiac glycoside overdose
CSD see Cat scratch disease
CSD skin test
CSF cell count
CSF chemistry
CSF coccidioides complement fixation
CSF collection
CSF culture
CSF flow scan see Radionuclide cisternogram
CSF glucose
CSF leak
CSF myelin basic protein
CSF oligoclonal banding
CSF smear
CSF total protein
CSF VDRL test
CST see Fetal heart monitoring
CT - lumbosacral spine see Lumbosacral spine CT
CT scan
CT scan - chest see Thoracic CT
CT scan - head see Cranial CT scan
CT scan - lungs see Thoracic CT
CT scan - orbital see Orbit CT scan
CT scan - orbits see Cranial CT scan
CT scan - sinuses see Cranial CT scan
CT scan - skull see Cranial CT scan
Cubitus valgus see Carrying angle of the elbow - excessive
Culdocentesis
Culture - amniotic cells see Amniocentesis
Culture - amniotic fluid see Amniocentesis
Culture - bile see Bile culture
Culture - blood see Blood culture
Culture - bone marrow see Bone marrow culture
Culture - bronchoscopic see Bronchoscopic culture
Culture - cervix see Culture - endocervix
Culture - colonic tissue biopsy
Culture - CSF (cerebral spinal fluid) see CSF culture
Culture - duodenal tissue biopsy
Culture - ear drainage see Ear drainage culture
Culture - endocervix
Culture - esophageal biopsy see Esophageal biopsy culture
Culture - gastric tissue biopsy
Culture - genital discharge or exudate see Urethral discharge culture
Culture - herpes simplex virus see Herpes viral culture of lesion
Culture - joint fluid (aspirate)
Culture - lung needle biopsy see Lung needle biopsy culture
Culture - lymph node see Lymph node culture
Culture - meconium
Culture - mycobacterial of bone marrow see Mycobacterial culture of bone marrow
Culture - mycobacterial of liver biopsy see Mycobacterial culture of liver biopsy
Culture - mycobacterial of suspected non-pulmonary site of pathology see Mycobacterial culture of suspected non-pulmonary site of pathology
Culture - nasopharyngeal see Nasopharyngeal culture
Culture - pericardial fluid see Pericardial fluid culture
Culture - peritoneal fluid see Peritoneal fluid culture
Culture - pleural fluid see Pleural fluid culture
Culture - rectal see Rectal culture
Culture - skin or mucosal biopsy see Skin or mucosal biopsy culture
Culture - stool see Fecal culture
Culture - throat see Throat swab culture
Culture - urine - catheterized specimen see Urine culture - catheterized specimen
Culture of urethral discharge see Urethral discharge culture
Culture-negative endocarditis
Curvature of the penis
Cushing syndrome - corticosteroid induced see Cushing syndrome - exogenous
Cushing syndrome - exogenous
Cushing syndrome due to adrenal tumor
Cushing's syndrome - ectopic see Ectopic Cushing’s syndrome
Cushing’s disease
Cushing’s syndrome
Cutaneous abscess see Skin abscess
Cutaneous anthrax
Cutaneous candidiasis
Cutaneous larvae migrans see Creeping eruption
Cutaneous Leukocytoclastic Vasculitis see Allergic vasculitis
Cutaneous skin tags
Cuticle remover poisoning
Cuts and puncture wounds
CVA see Stroke
CVL - infants see Central venous catheter - infants
Cyanoacrylates
Cyanosis see Skin discoloration - bluish
Cyanotic heart disease
Cyclothymia see Cyclothymic disorder
Cyclothymic disorder
Cyproheptadine overdose
Cyprus fever see Brucellosis
Cyst
Cystathionine beta synthase deficiency see Homocystinuria
Cystic acne see Acne
Cystic fibrosis
Cystic fibrosis - nutritional considerations
Cystic fibrosis - resources
Cystic fibrosis screening - neonatal see Neonatal cystic fibrosis screening
Cystic hygroma
Cystine stones see Cystinuria
Cystinuria
Cystitis see Urinary tract infection
Cystitis - acute bacterial
Cystitis - interstitial see Interstitial cystitis (IC)
Cystitis - noninfectious
Cystitis - recurrent see Recurrent cystitis
Cystography - retrograde see Retrograde cystography
Cystometric study
cystometrogram see Cystometric study
Cystoscopy
Cystourethrogram - voiding see Voiding cystourethrogram
Cystourethroscopy see Cystoscopy
Cysts - ear see Benign ear cyst or tumor
Cysts - kidneys see Polycystic kidney disease
Cythion poisoning see Malathion poisoning
Cytochrome b5 reductase
Cytologic evaluation
Cytology see Cytologic evaluation
Cytology analysis - biliary tract see Biopsy - biliary tract
Cytology exam of pleural fluid
Cytology exam of urine
Cytomegalovirus - immunocompromised host see CMV - immunocompromised host
Cytomegalovirus (CMV) see Acute cytomegalovirus (CMV) infection
Cytomegalovirus pneumonia see CMV - pneumonia
Cytotoxic chemotherapy see Chemotherapy
D and C
D-xylose absorption
Dacron graft
Dacryoadenitis
Dacryostenosis see Blocked tear duct
Dairy product intolerance see Lactose intolerance
Dandruff see Seborrheic dermatitis
Dark tongue see Tongue problems
Date rape see Rape
Dawson´s encephalitis see Subacute sclerosing panencephalitis
Day care health risks
Daytime sleep disorder see Narcolepsy
DDH see Developmental dysplasia of the hip
De Toni-Fanconi syndrome see Fanconi’s syndrome
Dead bowel see Intestinal ischemia and infarction
Dead gut see Intestinal ischemia and infarction
Deafness see Hearing loss
Death among children and adolescents
Decerebrate posture
Decorticate posture
Decreased appetite see Appetite - decreased
Decreased consciousness see Consciousness - decreased
Decreased hearing see Hearing loss
Decreased muscle tone see Hypotonia
Decreased skin turgor see Skin turgor
Decreased sweating see Sweating - absent
Decubitus ulcer see Pressure ulcer
Deep heating rubs overdose see Methyl salicylate overdose
Deep intracerebral hemorrhage
Deep venous thrombosis
Deerfly fever see Tularemia
Defibrillation see Implantable cardioverter-defibrillator
Deficiency - antithrombin III - congenital see Congenital antithrombin III deficiency
Deficiency - folic acid, Folic acid deficiency see Folate deficiency
Deficiency - niacin see Pellagra
Deficiency - vitamin B-1 see Thiamine
Deficiency - vitamin B-2 see Riboflavin
Deficiency - vitamin B-6 (pyridoxine) see Vitamin B-6
Deficiency - vitamin C see Scurvy
Deficiency - vitamin E see Vitamin E
Deficiency - vitamin K see Vitamin K
Deficient or defective apolipoprotein E see Familial dysbetalipoproteinemia
Deformity - contracture see Contracture deformity
Degenerative joint disease see Osteoarthritis
Dehistine D see Pheniramine overdose
Dehydration
dehydroepiandrosterone-sulfate see DHEA-sulfate - serum
Delayed ejaculation
Delayed gastric emptying see Gastroparesis
Delayed growth
Delayed motor and mental development see Motormental retardation
Delayed or absent tooth formation see Tooth formation - delayed or absent
Delayed urination see Urination - difficulty with flow
Delirium
Diet - magnesium see Magnesium in diet
Diet - niacin see Niacin
Diet - pantothenic acid/biotin see Pantothenic acid and biotin
Diet - phosphorus see Phosphorus in diet
Diet - potassium see Potassium in diet
Diet - protein see Protein in diet
Diet - riboflavin see Riboflavin
Diet - selenium see Selenium in diet
Diet - sodium (salt) see Sodium in diet
Diet - thiamine see Thiamine
Diet - traveler's diarrhea see Traveler’s diarrhea diet
Diet - water see Water in diet
Diet - zinc see Zinc in diet
Diet and disease
Diet and substance abuse recovery
Diet for people with chronic kidney disease
Dieting - fad diets see Losing weight
Differential see Blood differential
Differently colored eyes see Heterochromia
Difficulty breathing see Breathing difficulty
Difficulty breathing - first aid see Breathing difficulties - first aid
Difficulty breathing while lying down see Breathing difficulty - lying down
Difficulty falling asleep see Insomnia concerns
Difficulty initiating urination see Urination - difficulty with flow
Difficulty passing stool see Tenesmus
Diffuse esophageal spasm see Esophageal spasm
Diffuse interstitial lung disease
Diffuse parenchymal lung disease see Diffuse interstitial lung disease
Diffuse thyrotoxic goiter see Graves disease
Diffusing capacity see Lung diffusion testing
Digestive disease - resources see Gastrointestinal disorders - resources
Digital rectal exam
Digitalis toxicity
Digitoxin - serum see Therapeutic drug levels
Digitoxin - test
Digitoxin overdose see Cardiac glycoside overdose
Digoxin - serum see Therapeutic drug levels
Digoxin - test
Digoxin overdose see Cardiac glycoside overdose
Dilantin overdose
Dilatation and curettage see D and C
Dilated cardiomyopathy
Dilaudid overdose see Hydromorphone overdose
Dilutional hyponatremia see Hyponatremia
Dimenhydrinate overdose
Dimetabs see Dimenhydrinate overdose
Dimethyl formaldehyde see Acetone poisoning
Dimethyl ketone see Acetone poisoning
Dinner-fork deformity of the wrist see Colles’ wrist fracture
Dinoflagellate poisoning see Poisoning - fish and shellfish
Diphenhydramine hydrochloride overdose
Diphenoxylate with atropine see Lomotil overdose
Diphenylhydantoin see Phenytoin overdose
Diphtheria
Diphtheria immunization (vaccine)
Diphyllobothriasis
Direct antiglobulin test see Coombs’ test
Direct bilirubin see Bilirubin
Direct bilirubin-urine see Bilirubin - urine
Direct immunofluorescence see B and T cell screen
Direct immunofluorescence test see Sputum DFA (direct fluorescent antibody)
Dirt - swallowing
Disaccharidase deficiency see Lactose intolerance
Discharge from breasts see Nipple discharge - abnormal
Discharge from the vagina see Vaginal discharge
Discipline
Discoloration of urine see Urine - abnormal color
Discolored teeth see Tooth - abnormal colors
Discouragement see Depression
Discussing death with children
Disfluency see Speech disorders
Disintegrative psychosis see Childhood disintegrative disorder
Disk inflammation see Diskitis
Diskitis
Dislocated elbow - children see Nursemaid’s elbow
Dislocated jaw see Jaw - broken or dislocated
Dislocation
Dislocation - elbow - partial see Nursemaid’s elbow
Dislocation - knee cap see Knee cap dislocation
Dislocation - radial head see Nursemaid’s elbow
Disodium salt see Sodium carbonate poisoning
Disopyramide - serum see Therapeutic drug levels
Disorder of written expression
Disorders of sex development see Intersex
Disorganized schizophrenia see Schizophrenia - disorganized type
Disorientation see Confusion
Disposable urinary collection devices see Urinary incontinence products
Dissect
Disseminated gonococcal infection (DGI) see Gonococcal arthritis
Disseminated intravascular coagulation (DIC)
Disseminated lupus erythematosus see Systemic lupus erythematosus
Disseminated tuberculosis
Distal
Distal median nerve dysfunction
Distal renal tubular acidosis
Distended abdomen see Abdomen - swollen
Distention of the colon's splenic flexure
Diuretic antihypertensives overdose see Thiazide overdose
Diverticulitis
Dizziness
DJD see Osteoarthritis
DKA see Diabetic ketoacidosis
DLB see Dementia
DLCO test see Lung diffusion testing
DNR see Advanced care directives
Do not resuscitate see Advanced care directives
Doctor - how to choose a family doctor see Choosing a primary care provider
Doctor of medicine profession (MD)
Doctor of Osteopathy (D.O.)
Doctors see Types of health care providers
Dog fleas see Fleas
Dolichostenomelia see Arachnodactyly
Donath-Landsteiner test
Donovanosis see Granuloma inguinale
Dopamine - blood see Catecholamines - blood
Dopamine-urine test see Catecholamines - urine
Dopesickness see Opiate withdrawal
Doppler ultrasound exam of an arm or leg
Doppler ultrasound of the heart see Echocardiogram
Dorsal midbrain syndrome see Parinaud syndrome
Doughy skin see Skin turgor
Down syndrome
Doxepin poisoning
Drain cleaners
Drain opening agents
Drainage from the ear see Ear discharges or bleeding
Drainpipe cleaners
Dramamine see Dimenhydrinate overdose
Dream anxiety disorder see Repeated nightmares
Dreams - bad see Nightmares
Dressler's syndrome see Pericarditis - after heart attack
Drinking alcohol during pregnancy see Fetal alcohol syndrome
Driving and teenagers see Safe driving for teens
Drooling
Drooping eyelids see Ptosis
Drowning - near see Near drowning
Drowsiness
Drug abuse
Drug abuse - resources see Chemical dependence - resources
Drug abuse and dependence
Drug abuse first aid
Drug abuse screen see Toxicology screen
Drug addiction see Drug abuse and dependence
Drug allergies
Drug screen - urine see Urine drug screen
Drug signs and teenagers
Drug tampering
Drug-eluting stents see Stent
Drug-induced adrenal insufficiency see Exogenous adrenal insufficiency
Drug-induced cholestasis
Drug-induced diarrhea
Drug-induced erectile dysfunction see Drugs that may cause impotence
Drug-induced hepatitis
Drug-induced hypertension
Drug-induced hypoglycemia
Drug-induced hypothyroidism
Drug-induced immune hemolytic anemia
Drug-induced immune thrombocytopenia
Drug-induced lupus erythematosus
Drug-induced nonimmune thrombocytopenia
Drug-induced pulmonary disease
Drug-induced tremor
Drugs - how to get prescription filled see Getting a prescription filled
Drugs for pain see Pain medications
Drugs that may cause impotence
Drugs to keep at home see Home pharmacy
Dry cell batteries
Dry eye syndrome
Dry eye test see Schirmer's test
Dry eyes
Dry hair
Dry skin
Dry skin and cold weather itch
DSDs see Intersex
DST see Dexamethasone suppression test
DT's see Delirium tremens
DTaP immunization (vaccine)
DUB see Dysfunctional uterine bleeding (DUB)
Dubin-Johnson syndrome
Duchenne muscular dystrophy
Duhring's disease see Dermatitis herpetiformis
Dumbcane see Dieffenbachia
Duodenal aspirated fluid smear see Smear of duodenal fluid aspirate
Duodenal atresia
Duodenal parasites test see String test
Duodenal tissue culture see Culture - duodenal tissue biopsy
Duodenal ulcer see Peptic ulcer
Duodenum
Duplex ultrasound
Dupuytren’s contracture
Dusky spell - newborns see Apnea of prematurity
DVT see Deep venous thrombosis
Dwarf tapeworm infection see Hymenolepiasis
Dwarfism see Growth hormone deficiency
DXM overdose see Dextromethorphan overdose
Dye remover
Dyes - cloth
Dysarthria see Speech impairment (adult)
Dyschromia see Skin color - patchy
Dyscrasias
Dysfunctional uterine bleeding (DUB)
Dysgeusia see Taste - impaired
Dyshidrosis see Dyshidrotic eczema
Dyshidrotic eczema
Dyslexia see Developmental reading disorder
Dyslipidemia see High blood cholesterol and triglycerides
Dysmenorrhea see Painful menstrual periods
Dysmenorrhea in the adolescent
Dyspareunia see Sexual intercourse - painful
Dyspepsia see Indigestion
Dysphagia see Swallowing difficulty
Dysphasia see Speech impairment (adult)
Dysphonia see Hoarseness or changing voice
Dysphonia - spasmodic see Spasmodic dysphonia
Dyspnea see Breathing difficulty
Dyspnea - first aid see Breathing difficulties - first aid
Dysrhythmias see Arrhythmias
Dyssomnia see Sleeping difficulty
Dysthymia
Dysthymic disorder see Dysthymia
Dystonia see Movement - uncontrolled or slow
Dystrophic epidermolysis bullosa see Epidermolysis bullosa
Dysuria see Urination - painful
E vermicularis see Pinworms
E-rosetting see B and T cell screen
E. coli diarrhea see E. coli enteritis
E. coli enteritis
E2 see Estradiol - test
Eagle-Barrett syndrome see Prune belly syndrome
Ear barotrauma
Ear blockage see Wax blockage
Ear cysts see Benign ear cyst or tumor
Ear discharges or bleeding
Ear drainage culture
Ear emergencies
Ear examination
Ear impaction see Wax blockage
Ear infection see Otitis
Ear infection - acute
Ear infection - chronic see Otitis media - chronic
Ear infection - outer ear - acute see Swimmer's ear
Ear infection - outer ear - chronic see Swimmer's ear - chronic
Ear injury see Acoustic trauma
Ear noises or buzzing
Ear popping see Ear barotrauma
Ear surgery - cosmetic see Cosmetic ear surgery
Ear tag see Preauricular tag or pit
Ear tube insertion
Ear tubes surgery see Ear tube insertion
Ear tumors see Benign ear cyst or tumor
Ear unclogging from high altitudes
Ear wax see Wax blockage
Earache
Eardrum - ruptured or punctured see Ruptured or perforated eardrum
Eardrum repair
Earlobe creases
Early childhood caries
Early localized Lyme infection see Lyme disease - primary
Early pregnancy see First trimester pregnancy
Early satiety see Abdominal fullness prematurely after meals
Early symptomatic HIV infection
Eating - binge see Binge eating
Eating disorder - anorexia see Anorexia nervosa
Eating disorder - bulimia see Bulimia
Eating disorders - resources
Eaton-Lambert syndrome see Lambert-Eaton Syndrome
Ebola hemorrhagic fever
Ebola virus infection see Ebola hemorrhagic fever
EBV antibody test see Epstein-Barr virus test
Ecchymoses see Bleeding into the skin
Ecchymosis treatment see Bruise mark treatment
ECG
ECG - exercise treadmill see Exercise stress test
Echinococcus
ECHO virus
Echocardiogram
Echocardiogram - transthoracic see Echocardiogram
Echocardiography stress test see Stress Echocardiography
Echography - eye see Eye and orbit ultrasound
Eclampsia
ECMO see Extra-corporeal membrane oxygenation
Ecotrin overdose see Aspirin overdose
ECT see Electroconvulsive therapy
Ecthyma
Ectodermal dysplasia
Ectopic ADH secretion
Ectopic Cushing’s syndrome
Ectopic heartbeat
Ectopic pregnancy
Ectropion
Eczema
Eczema - nummular see Nummular eczema
Edema see Swelling
Edema - peripheral, Peripheral edema see Foot, leg, and ankle swelling
Edwards syndrome see Trisomy 18
EEG
EGD - esophagogastroduodenoscopy
Egyptian ophthalmia see Trachoma
Ehlers-Danlos syndrome
Ehrlichiosis
EIA see ELISA
Ejaculation retrograde see Retrograde ejaculation
Ejaculatory incompetence see Delayed ejaculation
EKG see ECG
EKG - exercise treadmill see Exercise stress test
Elavil overdose see Amitriptyline hydrochloride overdose
Elbow - nursemaid's see Nursemaid’s elbow
Elbow - pulled see Nursemaid’s elbow
Elbow carrying angle - excessive see Carrying angle of the elbow - excessive
Elbow pain
Elbow replacement
Elbow subluxation see Nursemaid’s elbow
Elder care - resources
Elective abortion see Abortion - elective or therapeutic
Electrical injury
Electrical shock see Electrical injury
Electrocardiogram see ECG
Electrocardiography - ambulatory see Holter monitor (24h)
Electrocauterization
Electroconvulsive therapy
Electroencephalogram see EEG
Electrogram - His bundle see His bundle electrography
Electrolytes
Electrolytes - urine
Electromyography
Electronystagmography
Electrophysiology study - intracardiac see Intracardiac electrophysiology study (EPS)
Electroretinography
Elephant ear
Elevated temperature see Fever
Elimination patterns
ELISA
ELISA for Lyme disease see Lyme disease antibody
Elliptocytosis - hereditary see Hereditary elliptocytosis
Ellis-van Creveld syndrome
Elmer's glue see Household glue
Emboli see Blood clots
Embolism - renal artery see Acute arterial occlusion - kidney
Embolus see Pulmonary embolus
Embrace reflex see Moro reflex
Embryo see Fetal development
Embryonal rhabdomyosarcoma see Rhabdomyosarcoma
Emergency airway puncture
Emergency airway puncture see Emergency airway puncture
Emergency contraception
Emesis see Nausea and vomiting
EMG see Electromyography
Emphysema
Empty scrotum - anorchia see Anorchia
Empty scrotum - undescended testes see Undescended testicle
Empty sella syndrome
Empyema
Emulsoil overdose see Castor oil overdose
Encephalitis
Encephalopathy - alcoholic see Wernicke-Korsakoff syndrome
Encephalopathy - hepatic see Hepatic encephalopathy
Encephalotrigeminal angiomatosis see Sturge-Weber syndrome
Encopresis
End stage renal disease - diet see Kidney diet - dialysis patients
End-stage kidney disease
Endemic
Endemic goiter see Colloid nodular goiter
Endemic typhus see Typhus
Endep overdose see Amitriptyline hydrochloride overdose
Endobrow lift see Forehead lift
Endocarditis
Endocarditis - infectious see Infectious endocarditis
Endocarditis (culture-negative) see Culture-negative endocarditis
Endocervical culture see Culture - endocervix
Endocervical gram stain
Endocrine glands
Endolymphatic hydrops see Meniere’s disease
Endometrial biopsy
Endometrial cancer
Endometrial/uterine adenocarcinoma see Endometrial cancer
Endometriosis
Endometriosis interna see Adenomyosis
Endometritis
Endophthalmitis
Endoprosthetic elbow replacement see Elbow replacement
Endoscope
Endoscopic lithotripsy see Lithotripsy
G-6-PD deficiency see Glucose-6-phosphate dehydrogenase deficiency
G-tube insertion see Feeding tube insertion - gastrostomy
G6PD screen see Glucose-6-phosphate dehydrogenase
GAD see Generalized anxiety disorder
Gait abnormalities see Walking abnormalities
Gal-1-PUT see Galactose-1-phosphate uridyltransferase
Galactokinase deficiency see Galactosemia
Galactorrhea see Nipple discharge - abnormal
Galactose-1-phosphate uridyl transferase deficiency see Galactosemia
Galactose-1-phosphate uridyltransferase
Galactose-6-phosphate epimerase deficiency see Galactosemia
Galactosemia
Galactosemia screen see Galactose-1-phosphate uridyltransferase
Galactosylceramidase deficiency see Krabbe disease
Galactosylcerebrosidase deficiency see Krabbe disease
Gallbladder attack see Gallbladder disease
Gallbladder scan see Gallbladder radionuclide scan
Gallbladder series see Oral cholecystogram
Gallbladder x-ray see Oral cholecystogram
Gallium (Ga.) scan
Gallium 67 lung scan see Lung gallium (Ga.) scan
Gallium scan - lung see Lung gallium (Ga.) scan
Gallstone in the bile duct see Choledocholithiasis
Gallstones
GALT see Galactose-1-phosphate uridyltransferase
Gambling - compulsive see Pathological gambling
Gamma-glutamyl transpeptidase
Gamma-GT see Gamma-glutamyl transpeptidase
Gammaglobulin electrophoresis see Immunoelectrophoresis - serum
Gammaglobulin electrophoresis - urine see Immunoelectrophoresis - urine
Ganglioneuroblastoma
Ganglioneuroma
Gangrene
Gangrene - gas see Gas gangrene
Gangrene - soft-tissue see Necrotizing soft tissue infection
Gangrenous stomatitis see Noma
Gardentox poisoning see Diazinon poisoning
Gartner's duct cyst see Vaginal cysts
Gas - belching see Belching
Gas - flatulence
Gas gangrene
Gasoline
Gastrectomy
Gastric acid secretion test see Stomach acid test
Gastric bypass
Gastric cancer
Gastric carcinoma see Gastric cancer
Gastric culture
Gastric lavage see Gastric suction
Facial injury see Facial trauma
Facial nerve palsy
Facial nerve palsy due to birth trauma
Facial palsy see Bell's palsy
Facial paralysis
Facial swelling
Facial tics
Facial trauma
Facioscapulohumeral muscular dystrophy (Landouzy-Dejerine)
Factitious hyperthyroidism
Factitious thyrotoxicosis see Factitious hyperthyroidism
Factor I see Fibrinogen
Factor II assay
Factor II deficiency
Factor IX assay
Factor IX hemophilia see Hemophilia B
Factor V assay
Factor V deficiency
Factor VII assay
Factor X assay
Factor X deficiency
Factor XII (Hageman factor) deficiency
Factor XII assay
Fad diets see Losing weight
Failure to thrive
Fainting
Fair skin cancer risks
Falciparum malaria see Malaria
Fallen arches see Pes planus
Familial chylomicronemia see Familial lipoprotein lipase deficiency
Familial combined hyperlipidemia
Familial dysautonomia see Riley-Day syndrome
Familial dysbetalipoproteinemia
Familial hypercholesterolemia
Familial hypertriglyceridemia
Familial juvenile nephrophthisis see Medullary cystic kidney disease
Familial lipoprotein lipase deficiency
Familial Lipoprotein Lipase Deficiency see Chylomicronemia syndrome
Familial Mediterranean fever
Familial non-hemolytic-non-obstructive jaundice see Gilbert’s syndrome
Familial paroxysmal polyserositis see Familial Mediterranean fever
Familial primary pulmonary hypertension see Primary pulmonary hypertension
Familial tremor
Family doctor - how to choose one see Choosing a primary care provider
Family planning and contraception see Birth control and family planning
Family troubles - resources
Famotidine, Pepcid see H2 Receptor antagonists poisoning
Fanconi's anemia
Fanconi’s syndrome
Farmer's lung see Hypersensitivity pneumonitis
Farsightedness
Fasciculations of muscle see Muscle twitching
Fasciitis - necrotizing see Necrotizing soft tissue infection
Fast deep breathing see Rapid deep breathing (hyperventilation)
Fast foods
Fast shallow breathing see Rapid shallow breathing
Fasting blood sugar see Glucose test
Fat
Fat - obese see Obesity
Fat absorption see Fecal fat
Fat and weight lifting see Weight lifting and weight control
Fat free diet and children
Fat removal - suctioning see Liposuction
Fatal granulomatosis of childhood see Chronic granulomatous disease
Fatigue
Fatigue - chronic see Chronic fatigue syndrome
Fatty casts see Urinary casts
FBS see Glucose test
FDPs see Fibrin degradation products
FE sodium see Fractional excretion of sodium
Fe++ see Serum iron
Fe+2 see Serum iron
Fear in children see Stress in childhood
Fear of new foods see Food jags
Febrile seizures
Febrile/cold agglutinins
Fecal collection devices see External incontinence devices
Fecal culture
Fecal fat
Fecal impaction
Fecal incontinence see Bowel incontinence
Fecal occult blood test - flushable home test see Flushable reagent stool blood test
Fecal occult blood test - guaiac smear see Stool guaiac test
Fecal occult blood test (FOBT)
Fecal smear
Feces gram stain see Stool gram stain
Feeding - lack of interest see Poor feeding in infants
Feeding disorder of infancy and early childhood
Feeding patterns for babies see Baby feeding patterns
Feeding tube - infants
Feeding tube insertion - gastrostomy
Feeling uptight see Stress and anxiety
Feldene see Piroxicam overdose
Felty’s syndrome
Female condoms see Condoms
Female condoms
Female genital tract culture see Culture - endocervix
Female pattern baldness
Female sexual dysfunction
Femoral epiphysis - slipped see Slipped capital femoral epiphysis
Femoral hernia
Femoral lengthening see Leg lengthening/shortening
Femoral nerve dysfunction
Femoral shortening see Leg lengthening/shortening
Femorocele see Femoral hernia
FENa see Fractional excretion of sodium
Fenaclor see Phenindamine overdose
Fenestration
Fenoprofen calcium overdose
Ferric ion see Serum iron
Ferritin
Ferrous fumarate (Femiron, Feostat) see Iron overdose
Ferrous gluconate (Fergon) see Iron overdose
Ferrous ion see Serum iron
Ferrous sulfate (Feosol, Slow Fe) see Iron overdose
Fertilizers and household plant foods
Fetal age see Gestational age
Fetal alcohol syndrome
Fetal alpha globulin see Alpha fetoprotein
Fetal attitude see Delivery presentations
Fetal blood testing
Fetal development
Fetal heart monitoring
Fetal lie see Delivery presentations
Fetal scalp blood see Fetal blood testing
Fetal syphilis see Congenital syphilis
Fetal teeth see Natal teeth
Fetal transfusion syndrome
Fetal-maternal erythrocyte distribution
Fetus see Fetal development
Fever
Fever and children
Fever blister see Herpes labialis (oral Herpes simplex)
Fever blister causes
Fever blisters and canker sores
Fiber
Fiber - soluble vs. insoluble see Soluble vs. insoluble fiber
Fiberoptic bronchoscopy see Bronchoscopy
Fibrin breakdown products see Fibrin degradation products
Fibrin degradation products
Fibrin split products see Fibrin degradation products
Fibrinogen
Fibrinolysis see Primary or secondary fibrinolysis
Fibrinolysis/euglobulin lysis see Euglobulin lysis time
Fibrinopeptide A
Fibroadenoma see Lumps in the breasts
Fibroadenoma - breast
Fibrocystic breast disease
Fibroid tumor treatment
Fibroids see Uterine fibroids
Fibromuscular dysplasia (FMD) see Renal artery stenosis
Fibromuscular dysplasia (FMD) - stroke secondary to see Stroke secondary to FMD
Fibromyalgia
Fibromyoma see Uterine fibroids
Fibromyositis see Fibromyalgia
Fibrosing alveolitis see Idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis
Fibrositis see Fibromyalgia
Fibrous dysplasia
Fifth disease
Filiform warts see Warts
Fine motor control
Fine needle aspiration of the thyroid
Finger pain
Finger swelling see Joint swelling
Finger(s) - smashed see Smashed fingers
Fingernail abnormalities see Nail abnormalities
Fingernail hemorrhage see Splinter hemorrhages
Fingernail polish remover see Acetone poisoning
Fingernails - bluish see Skin discoloration - bluish
Fingers - pale see Fingers that change color
Fingers that change color
Fingerstick see Capillary sample
Fire safety see Safety
Fire-ant
First aid - cardiac arrest see Heart attack first aid
First aid - cardiopulmonary arrest see Heart attack first aid
First aid - heart attack see Heart attack first aid
First aid kit
First degree burn see Burns
First trimester pregnancy
Fish poisoning see Poisoning - fish and shellfish
Fish scale disease see Ichthyosis vulgaris
Fish tapeworm infection see Diphyllobothriasis
Fishhook removal
Fishhook removal from skin see Fishhook removal
Fistula
Fitness recommendations see Physical activity
Flank pain
Flaring of the alae nasi (nostrils) see Nasal flaring
Flat bones
Flat feet see Pes planus
Flat plate see Abdominal film
Flatulence (flatus) see Gas - flatulence
Flea bite see Insect bites and stings
Fleas
Flecainide - serum see Therapeutic drug levels
Fleet Flavored Castor Oil overdose see Castor oil overdose
Flesh-eating bacteria see Necrotizing soft tissue infection
Floating stools see Stools - floating
Floppy see Hypotonia
Floppy mitral valve see Mitral valve prolapse
Flu see The flu
Flu and exercise see Exercise - colds and flu
Flu and holidays
Flu shot see Influenza vaccine
Flu vaccine see Influenza vaccine
Fluid imbalance
Fluid in the chest see Pleural effusion
Fluid-filled conjunctiva see Chemosis
Fluorescein angiography
Fluorescein eye stain
Fluorescent treponemal antibody absorption test see FTA-ABS
Fluorhydric acid see Hydrofluoric acid poisoning
Fluoride in diet
Fluoride overdose
Fluorinated hydrocarbon poisoning see Refrigerant poisoning
Flurbiprofen overdose
Flushable reagent stool blood test
Flushing see Skin blushing/flushing
Fluxes
Flying and ear unclogging see Ear unclogging from high altitudes
Focal neurological deficits
Focal sclerosis with hyalinosis see Focal segmental glomerulosclerosis
Focal segmental glomerulosclerosis
Folate see Folic acid (folate)
Folate - test see Folic acid - test
Folate deficiency
Folate-deficiency anemia
Foley catheter see Urinary catheters
Foley catheter - infants see Urinary catheter - infants
Folic acid - test
Folic acid (folate)
Folic acid and birth defect prevention
Follicle stimulating hormone see FSH
Folliculitis
Fontanelles see Cranial sutures
Fontanelles - bulging
Fontanelles - excessively large
Fontanelles - sunken
Food - hygiene and sanitation see Food Safety
Food additives
Food allergy
Food guide pyramid
Food jags
Food labeling
Food poisoning
Food poisoning - campylobacter enteritis see Campylobacter enteritis
Food poisoning - E. coli see E. coli enteritis
Food poisoning prevention
Food Safety
Foods - fresh vs. frozen or canned
Foot care for diabetics see Diabetes foot care
Foot pain
Foot pain causes
Foot spasms see Hand or foot spasms
Foot swelling see Foot, leg, and ankle swelling
Foot tendon release see Clubfoot repair
Foot, leg, and ankle swelling
Forefoot varus see Metatarsus adductus
Forehead lift
Foreign body in the nose
Foreign object - inhaled or swallowed
Foreskin removal see Circumcision
Forgetfulness see Memory loss
Formula feeding see Infant formulas
Forssman antibody test see Heterophil agglutination test
Fortal see Pentazocine overdose
Fortulgesic see Pentazocine overdose
Fosfothion poisoning see Malathion poisoning
Foul-smelling stools see Stools - foul smelling
Foxglove poisoning
FPA see Fibrinopeptide A
Fractional excretion of sodium
Fracture see Broken bone
Fracture of the nose see Nose fracture
Fractured clavicle in the newborn
Fractured collar bone - newborn see Fractured clavicle in the newborn
Fractured jaw see Jaw - broken or dislocated
Fractured kidney see Injury - kidney and ureter
Fragile X syndrome
Fragile X syndrome chromosome analysis
Frambesia tropica see Yaws
Free calcium see Calcium - ionized
Freon poisoning see Refrigerant poisoning
Frequent bowel movements see Diarrhea
Frequent or urgent urination
Fresh foods vs. frozen or canned see Foods - fresh vs. frozen or canned
Friedreich's ataxia
Frigidity see Female sexual dysfunction
Frontal bossing
Frontotemporal dementia see Pick’s disease
Frostbite
Frozen foods vs. fresh or canned see Foods - fresh vs. frozen or canned
Frozen shoulder
Fructose aldolase B-deficiency see Hereditary fructose intolerance
Fructose intolerance see Hereditary fructose intolerance
Fructosemia see Hereditary fructose intolerance
Fruits and vegetables - pesticide risks see Pesticides on fruits and vegetables
FSH
FSPs see Fibrin degradation products
FTA-ABS
FTT see Failure to thrive
Fuel oil
Functional colitis see Irritable bowel syndrome
Functional ovarian cysts see Ovarian cysts
Fundoplication, Anti-reflux surgery see Hiatal hernia repair
Fundoscopy see Ophthalmoscopy
Fungal arthritis
Fungal infection - body see Tinea corporis
Fungal infection - feet see Athlete's foot
Fungal infection - groin see Jock itch
Fungal infection - scalp see Tinea capitis
Fungal infection - skin see Cutaneous candidiasis
Fungal keratitis see Corneal ulcers and infections
Fungal nail infection
Fungal smear see Sputum smear (KOH test)
Fungal wet prep see Skin lesion KOH exam
Fungus ball see Pulmonary aspergilloma (mycetoma)
Funnel chest see Pectus excavatum
Funnel chest repair see Pectus excavatum repair
Funnel-web spider
Furniture polish
Furuncle
Fusion of the ear bones
Delirium tremens
Delivery presentations
Delta agent (Hepatitis D)
Delta-ALA
Delta-aminolevulinic acid see Delta-ALA
Delusional depression see Major depression with psychotic features
Dementia
Dementia due to metabolic causes
Dementia-nuchal dystonia see Progressive supranuclear palsy
Demerol overdose see Meperidine hydrochloride overdose
Dengue fever
Dengue hemorrhagic fever
Dengue shock syndrome see Dengue hemorrhagic fever
Dengue-like disease see Dengue fever
Dense deposit disease see Membranoproliferative GN II
Dental abscess see Tooth abscess
Dental care - adult
Dental care - child
Dental cavities
Dental impaction see Impacted tooth
Dental plaque identification at home
Dental x-rays
Denture problems
Deodorant poisoning
Dependent personality disorder
Depilatories
Deprax see Trazodone hydrochloride overdose
Depressed skull fracture see Skull fracture
Depression
Depression - adolescents see Adolescent depression
Depression - chronic see Dysthymia
Depression - elderly
Depression - major see Major depression
Depression - postpartum see Post-partum depression
Depression - resources
Depression in bipolar disorder see Bipolar disorder - depressed
Depression signs in teenagers
deQuervain's thyroiditis see Subacute thyroiditis
Dermabrasion see Skin-smoothing surgery
Dermal melanocytosis see Mongolian blue spots
Dermatan sulfate - urine see Acid mucopolysaccharides
Dermatitis - allergic see Contact dermatitis
Dermatitis - atopic see Eczema
Dermatitis - contact see Contact dermatitis
Dermatitis - diaper and Candida see Diaper dermatitis - Candida-associated
Dermatitis exfoliativa see Exfoliative dermatitis
Dermatitis herpetiformis
Dermatomyositis
Dermatophytid see Ringworm
Dermatoses (systemic)
Dermoid cyst - malignant see Malignant teratoma
Desipramine - serum see Therapeutic drug levels
Desipramine hydrochloride overdose
Desitin overdose see Zinc oxide overdose
Desyrel see Trazodone hydrochloride overdose
Detergents
Detrusor hyperreflexia see Urge incontinence
Detrusor instability see Urge incontinence
Development - adolescent see Adolescent development
Developmental coordination disorder
Developmental dislocation of the hip joint see Developmental dysplasia of the hip
Developmental disorders of the female reproductive tract
Developmental disorders of the vagina and vulva
Developmental dysplasia of the hip
Developmental hip dysplasia see Developmental dysplasia of the hip
Developmental milestones
Developmental milestones record
Developmental milestones record - 12 months
Developmental milestones record - 18 months
Developmental milestones record - 2 months
Developmental milestones record - 2 years
Developmental milestones record - 3 years
Developmental milestones record - 4 months
Developmental milestones record - 4 months
Developmental milestones record - 4 years
Developmental milestones record - 5 years
Developmental milestones record - 6 months
Developmental milestones record - 9 months
Developmental reading disorder
Devil's weed see Jimsonweed
Dexamethasone suppression test
Dextromethorphan overdose
Dextropropoxyphene see Propoxyphene overdose
DHEA-sulfate - serum
Diabetes
Diabetes - resources
Diabetes - type 1 see Type 1 diabetes
Diabetes - type 2 see Type 2 diabetes
Diabetes diet
Diabetes foot care
Diabetes insipidus
Diabetes insipidus - central
Diabetes insipidus - nephrogenic
Diabetes pill overdose see Oral hypoglycemics overdose
Diabetes risk factors
Diabetic coma see Diabetic ketoacidosis
Diabetic control index see HbA1c
Diabetic education
Diabetic glomerulosclerosis see Diabetic nephropathy
Diabetic hyperglycemic hyperosmolar coma
Diabetic ketoacidosis
Diabetic kidney disease see Diabetic nephropathy
Diabetic nephropathy
Diabetic neuropathy
Diabetic retinopathy
Diabetic third nerve palsy see Cranial mononeuropathy III - diabetic type
Diacetylmorphine see Heroin overdose
Diagnostic laparoscopy
Dialysis
Dialysis-associated peritonitis see Peritonitis - dialysis associated
Diaper dermatitis - Candida-associated
Diaper dermatitis - irritant-induced
Diaper rash see Rash - child under 2 years
Diaphoresis see Hyperhidrosis
Diaphragmatic hernia
Diaphragmatic hernia repair - congenital
Diarrhea
Diarrhea and babies see Babies and diarrhea
Diarrhea associated with medications see Drug-induced diarrhea
Diarrhea in children - diet
Diastasis recti
Diastolic blood pressure see Blood pressure
Diazepam overdose
Diazinon poisoning
Diazol poisoning see Diazinon poisoning
Diclofenac sodium overdose
Dieffenbachia
Diesel oil
Diet - age appropriate see Age-appropriate diet for children
Diet - alcohol see Alcohol and diet
Diet - caffeine see Caffeine in the diet
Diet - calcium see Calcium in diet
Diet - calories
Diet - cancer treatment
Diet - carbohydrates see Carbohydrates
Diet - chloride see Chloride in diet
Diet - cholesterol see Cholesterol
Diet - chromium see Chromium in diet
Diet - constipation
Diet - copper see Copper in diet
Diet - diabetes see Diabetes diet
Diet - fat see Fat
Diet - fiber see Fiber
Diet - fluoride see Fluoride in diet
Diet - folic acid see Folic acid (folate)
Diet - heart disease see Heart disease and diet
Diet - hyperactivity see Hyperactivity and sugar
Diet - intellectual development see Normal growth and development
Diet - iodine see Iodine in diet
Diet - iron see Iron in diet
Diet - liver disease
Endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography see ERCP
Endoscopy
Endotoxic shock see Septic shock
Endotracheal intubation
Endovaginal ultrasound see Transvaginal ultrasound
Endovascular ultrasound see Intravascular ultrasound
Endovenous ablation therapy see Varicose vein therapy
Energy preservation
ENG see Electronystagmography
Enlarged adenoids
Enlarged liver see Hepatomegaly
Enlarged prostate
Enlarged spleen see Splenomegaly
Enlargement of one pupil see Eyes/pupils different size
Enovil overdose see Amitriptyline hydrochloride overdose
Enteric fever see Typhoid fever
Enteritis
Entero-enteral or enterocutaneous fistula
Enterobiasis see Pinworms
Enterobiasis test see Pinworm test
Enterobius vermicularis see Pinworms
Enteroclysis
Enteromerocele see Femoral hernia
Enterotoxin
Entropion
Enuresis see Bedwetting
Enuresis see Urination - bed wetting
Enzyme
Enzyme markers
Enzyme-linked immunoassay see ELISA
EOM see Extraocular muscle function testing
Eosinophil count - absolute
Eosinophilic fasciitis
Eosinophilic granuloma see Histiocytosis
Eosinophilic pneumonia see Simple pulmonary eosinophilia
Eosinophils see Eosinophil count - absolute
Ependymoma - adults see Brain tumor - adults
Ependymoma - children see Brain tumor - children
Epicanthal folds
Epicondylitis - lateral see Tennis elbow
Epidemic arthritic erythema see Rat-bite fever
Epidemic parotitis see Mumps
Epidemic typhus see Typhus
Epidermal cyst see Sebaceous cyst
Epidermoid cyst see Sebaceous cyst
Epidermolysis bullosa
Epididymitis
Epididymo-orchitis see Orchitis
Epidural abscess
Epidural hematoma see Extradural hemorrhage
Epiglottitis
Epilepsy
Epilepsy - resources
Epinephrine - blood see Catecholamines - blood
Epinephrine-urine test see Catecholamines - urine
Epiphora see Watery eyes
Epiphyseal arrest see Leg lengthening/shortening
Epiphysiodesis see Leg lengthening/shortening
Episcleritis
Episiotomy
Epispadias
Epistaxis see Nosebleed
Epithelial casts see Urinary casts
Epithelial cells see Epithelium
Epithelium
Epitrochlear bursitis see Tennis elbow
EPO see Erythropoietin test
Epoxy poisoning see Plastic casting resin poisoning
EPS - intracardiac see Intracardiac electrophysiology study (EPS)
Epstein pearls
Epstein-Barr virus test
Epulis see Mucous cyst
Equanil overdose see Meprobamate overdose
Erb-Duchenne paralysis see Brachial palsy in newborns
Erb's palsy see Brachial palsy in newborns
ERCP
Erectile dysfunction see Erection problems
Erection difficulties - age related see Impotence and age
Erection problems
Erection self-test
ERG see Electroretinography
Erosion
ERT (Estrogen Replacement Therapy) see Hormone replacement therapy (HRT)
Eructation see Belching
Erysipelas
Erysipeloid
Erythema see Rashes
Erythema infectiosum see Fifth disease
Erythema multiforme
Erythema nodosum
Erythema toxicum
Erythema toxicum neonatorum see Erythema toxicum
Erythrasma
Erythremia see Polycythemia vera
Erythroblastosis fetalis
Erythrocyte count see RBC count
Erythrocyte indices see RBC indices
Erythrocyte sedimentation rate see ESR
Erythrocytosis megalosplenica see Polycythemia vera
Erythroderma see Exfoliative dermatitis
Erythroplasia of Queyrat
Erythropoietic protoporphyria see Porphyria
Erythropoietin test
Eschar
Eskalith see Lithium overdose
Esophageal achalasia see Achalasia
Esophageal acidity test see Esophageal pH monitoring
Esophageal atresia
Esophageal atresia repair see Tracheoesophageal fistula and esophageal atresia repair
Esophageal biopsy culture
Esophageal cancer
Esophageal function studies see Esophageal manometry
Esophageal manometry
Esophageal motility studies see Esophageal manometry
Esophageal perforation
Esophageal pH monitoring
Esophageal spasm
Esophageal stricture - benign
Esophagitis
Esophagitis - cytomegalovirus see CMV - gastroenteritis/colitis
Esophagogastric ring see Lower esophageal ring (Schatzki)
Esophagogastroduodenoscopy see EGD - esophagogastroduodenoscopy
Esotropia see Strabismus
ESR
ESRD see End-stage kidney disease
Essential hypertension
Essential thrombocythemia see Primary thrombocythemia
Essential thrombocytosis see Primary thrombocythemia
Essential tremor
Estradiol - test
Estrogen overdose
ESWL see Lithotripsy
Ethanol overdose
Ethmoiditis
Ethosuximide - serum see Therapeutic drug levels
Ethylene glycol
Ethylene glycol intoxication
Ethylene glycol poisoning see Ethylene glycol intoxication
Ethylene glycol test
Etiology
Etrafon overdose see Amitriptyline and Perphenazine overdose
Eucalyptus oil overdose
Eugenol oil overdose
Euglobulin clot lysis see Euglobulin lysis time
Euglobulin lysis time
Eustachian tube dysfunction see Ear barotrauma
Eustachian tube patency
Euvolemic hyponatremia see Hyponatremia
Everted bladder repair see Bladder exstrophy repair
Evoked auditory potentials see BAER - brainstem auditory evoked response
Evoked response audiometry see BAER - brainstem auditory evoked response
Ewing's family of tumors see Ewing’s sarcoma
Ewing’s sarcoma
Excessive carrying angle of the elbow see Carrying angle of the elbow - excessive
Excessive crying (infants 0-6 months) see Crying - excessive (0-6 months)
Excessive hunger see Appetite - increased
Excessive or unwanted hair in women
Excessive thirst see Thirst - excessive
Excessive yawning see Yawning - excessive
Hydrocarbon pneumonia
Hydrocarbons see Metal polishes
Hydrocele
Hydrocele repair
Hydrocelectomy see Hydrocele repair
Hydrocephalus
Hydrocephalus - adult see Normal pressure hydrocephalus (NPH)
Hydrocephalus - communicating see Normal pressure hydrocephalus (NPH)
Hydrocephalus - idiopathic see Normal pressure hydrocephalus (NPH)
Hydrochloric acid
Hydrochloride - thioridazine see Thioridazine poisoning
Hydrocodone and acetaminophen overdose
Hydrocortisone test see Cortisol level
Hydrofluoric acid poisoning
Hydrogen peroxide overdose
Hydrogen sulfate see Sulfuric acid poisoning
Hydromorphone overdose
Hydronephrosis see Unilateral hydronephrosis
Hydronephrosis - bilateral see Bilateral hydronephrosis
Hydrops see Meniere’s disease
Hydrops fetalis see Rh incompatibility
Hydroquinone poisoning see Photographic fixative poisoning
Hydroxyzine overdose
Hymenolepiasis
Hyper IgE syndrome see Hyperimmunoglobulin E syndrome
Hyperactivity
Hyperactivity and children
Hyperactivity and sugar
Hyperaldosteronism - primary and secondary
Hyperbaric oxygen therapy
Hypercalcemia
Hypercalciuria - idiopathic see Idiopathic hypercalciuria
Hypercholesterolemia see High blood cholesterol and triglycerides
Hypercholesterolemic xanthomatosis see Familial hypercholesterolemia
Hypercoagulable states
Hypercortisolism see Cushing’s syndrome
Hyperelastic skin
Hyperemesis gravidarum
Hypergenesis see Hyperplasia
Hyperglycemia - infants
Hyperhidrosis
Hyperimmunization
Hyperimmunoglobulin E syndrome
Hyperkalemia
Hyperkalemic periodic paralysis
Hyperkinetic behavior see Hyperactivity
Hyperlipidemia see High blood cholesterol and triglycerides
hyperlipoproteinemia see High blood cholesterol and triglycerides
Hypermobile joints
Hypernephroma see Renal cell carcinoma
Hyperopia see Farsightedness
Hyperparathyroidism
Hyperphagia see Appetite - increased
Hyperpigmentation see Skin - abnormally dark or light
Hyperplasia
Hyperplastic dystrophy
Hyperpyrexia - malignant see Malignant hyperthermia
Hypersensitivity pneumonitis
Hyperserotonemia see Serotonin syndrome
Hypersomnia see Drowsiness
Hypersomnia - idiopathic see Idiopathic hypersomnia
Hypersplenism
Hypertension
Hypertension - essential see Essential hypertension
Hypertension - malignant see Malignant hypertension (arteriolar nephrosclerosis)
Hypertension - medication related see Drug-induced hypertension
Hypertension - renovascular see Renovascular hypertension
Hypertensive heart disease
Hypertensive hemorrhage see Intracerebral hemorrhage
Hypertensive intracerebral hemorrhage
Hypertensive retinopathy
Hyperthermia see Fever
Hyperthermia - malignant see Malignant hyperthermia
Hyperthyroidism
Hypertrichosis see Excessive or unwanted hair in women
Hypertrophic cardiomyopathy
Hypertrophic obstructive cardiomyopathy see Hypertrophic cardiomyopathy
Hypertrophic osteoarthritis see Osteoarthritis
Hypertrophic pyloric stenosis see Pyloric stenosis
Hypertrophic scar see Keloids
Hypertrophic scar revision see Scar revision
Hyperventilation see Rapid deep breathing (hyperventilation)
Hyperviscosity - newborn
Hypervitaminosis A
Hypervitaminosis D
Hypervolemic hyponatremia see Hyponatremia
Hyphema
Hypnosis and pain see Acupuncture and pain
Hypnotics
Hypoactive sexual desire see Inhibited sexual desire
Hypocalcemia - infants
Hypochondria
Hypochondriasis see Hypochondria
Hypochromia
Hypofibrinogenemia test see Fibrinogen
Hypoglycemia
Hypogonadism
Hypogonadotropic hypogonadism
Hypokalemia
Hypokalemia test see Potassium test
Hypokalemic periodic paralysis
Hypomagnesemia
Hypomelanosis of Ito see Incontinentia pigmenti achromians
Hyponatremia
Hypoparathyroidism
Hypophosphatemia
Hypopigmentation see Skin - abnormally dark or light
Hypopituitarism
Hypopituitarism Syndrome see Sheehan syndrome
Hypoplastic left heart
Hypoplastic left heart repair see Congenital heart defect corrective surgery
Hypoplastic left heart syndrome see Hypoplastic left heart
Hypoprothrombinemia see Factor II deficiency
Hypospadias
Hypospadias repair
Hypotension see Blood pressure - low
Hypothalamic dysfunction
Hypothalamic glioma see Hypothalamic tumor
Hypothalamic tumor
Hypothalamus
Hypothermia
Hypothyroidism
Hypothyroidism - primary
Hypothyroidism - secondary
Hypotonia
Hypotonic infant see Hypotonia
Hypoventilation
Hypovolemic hyponatremia see Hyponatremia
Hypovolemic shock
Hypoxic encephalopathy see Cerebral hypoxia
Hysterectomy
Hysterical neurosis see Conversion disorder
Hysterogram see Hysterosalpingography
Hysterosalpingography
I.V see Intravenous
IBS see Irritable bowel syndrome
Ibuprofen overdose
IC see Interstitial cystitis (IC)
ICD see Implantable cardioverter-defibrillator
Ichthyosis vulgaris
ICP see Increased intracranial pressure
ICP monitoring see Intracranial pressure monitoring
ICSH see LH blood test
Icterohemorrhagic fever see Leptospirosis
Icterus see Jaundice - yellow skin
Icterus intermittens juvenilis see Gilbert’s syndrome
Idiopathic aplastic anemia
Idiopathic autoimmune hemolytic anemia
Idiopathic diffuse interstitial pulmonary fibrosis see Idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis
Idiopathic fibrous hyperplasia see Fibrous dysplasia
Idiopathic hypercalciuria
Idiopathic hypersomnia
Idiopathic hypertrophic subaortic stenosis see Hypertrophic cardiomyopathy
Idiopathic interstitial pneumonitis - from asbestos exposure see Asbestosis
Idiopathic intestinal pseudo-obstruction see Primary intestinal pseudo-obstruction
Idiopathic intracranial hypertension see Pseudotumor cerebri
Idiopathic myelofibrosis see Primary myelofibrosis
Idiopathic nephrotic syndrome of childhood see Minimal change disease
Idiopathic or primary livedo reticularis
Idiopathic orbital inflammatory syndrome (IOIS) see Orbital pseudotumor
Idiopathic peripheral facial palsy see Bell's palsy
Idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis
Idiopathic pulmonary pneumonitis (IPP) see Diffuse interstitial lung disease
Idiopathic retroperitoneal fibrosis see Retroperitoneal fibrosis
Idiopathic rhinitis see Vasomotor rhinitis
Idiopathic thrombocytopenic purpura (ITP)
IDM see Infant of diabetic mother
IEP - serum see Immunoelectrophoresis - serum
IEP - urine see Immunoelectrophoresis - urine
IgA deficiency see Selective deficiency of IgA
IgA nephropathy (Berger’s disease)
IHSS see Hypertrophic cardiomyopathy
Ileitis see Crohn's disease
Ileus see Intestinal obstruction
Iliac crest tap see Bone marrow aspiration
Illicit drug abuse see Drug abuse
Imipramine - serum see Therapeutic drug levels
Imipramine overdose
Immature teratoma see Malignant teratoma
Immediate Aspergillus skin test see Aspergillus antigen skin test
Immune hemolytic anemia
Immune hemolytic anemia secondary to drugs see Drug-induced immune hemolytic anemia
Immune response
Immune thrombocytopenic purpura see Idiopathic thrombocytopenic purpura (ITP)
Immunity see Immune response
Immunization - diphtheria see Diphtheria immunization (vaccine)
Immunization - hepatitis A see Hepatitis A - vaccine
Immunization - hepatitis B see Hepatitis B - vaccine
Immunization - influenza see Influenza vaccine
Immunization - pertussis see Pertussis - vaccine
Immunization - pneumovax see Pneumococcal polysaccharide vaccine
Immunization - tetanus see Tetanus - vaccine
Immunizations - general overview
Immunodeficiency disorders
Immunoelectrophoresis - plasma and urine
Immunoelectrophoresis - serum
Immunoelectrophoresis - urine
Immunofixation - serum
Immunofixation - urine
Immunofluorescence
Immunoglobulin electrophoresis - serum see Immunoelectrophoresis - serum
Immunoglobulin electrophoresis - urine see Immunoelectrophoresis - urine
Immunoglobulin light chains - urine see Bence-Jones protein - quantitative
Immunoreactive trypsinogen see Neonatal cystic fibrosis screening
Immunosuppression see Immunodeficiency disorders
Impacted tooth
Impaction of the bowels see Fecal impaction
Impaired memory see Memory loss
Impaired swallowing see Swallowing difficulty
Impaired vision see Vision problems
Impairment of speech see Speech impairment (adult)
Imperforate anus
Imperforate anus repair
Impetigo
Implantable cardioverter-defibrillator
Impotence see Erection problems
Impotence and age
Impotence caused by medications see Drugs that may cause impotence
Inability to conceive see Infertility
Inability to sleep see Sleeping difficulty
Inability to speak see Speech impairment (adult)
Inability to use objects and perform tasks
Inactivated polio vaccine (IPV) see Polio immunization (vaccine)
Inadequate luteal phase see Luteal phase defect
Inborn errors of metabolism
Incense
Incest - resources see Family troubles - resources
Incidence
Inclusion cyst see Vaginal cysts
Incomplete abortion see Abortion - incomplete
Incomplete male pseudohermaphroditism see Reifenstein syndrome
Incomplete protein see Protein in diet
Inconsolability see Irritability
Incontinence - bowel see Bowel incontinence
Incontinence - resources
Incontinence - stool see Encopresis
Incontinence - stress see Stress incontinence
Incontinence - urge see Urge incontinence
Incontinence - urinary see Urinary incontinence
Incontinence devices see External incontinence devices
Incontinentia pigmenti achromians
Incontinentia pigmenti syndrome
Incoordination and irregularity of voluntary movements see Movement - uncoordinated
Increased appetite see Appetite - increased
Increased head circumference
Increased intracranial pressure
Increased thirst see Thirst - excessive
Increased-permeability pulmonary edema see ARDS (acute respiratory distress syndrome)
India rubber skin see Hyperelastic skin
Indian turnip see Jack-in-the-pulpit
Indigestion
Indirect antiglobulin test see Coombs’ test - indirect
Indirect antiglobulin test see Coombs’ test
Indirect bilirubin see Bilirubin
Indocin see Indomethacin overdose
Indomethacin overdose
Indoor allergies see Allergy to mold - dander - dust
Induration see Scleroma
Industrial bronchitis
Inevitable abortion
Infant - lack of interest in feeding see Poor feeding in infants
Infant - newborn development
Infant and child car seats
Infant botulism
Infant formulas
Infant of a substance-abusing mother
Infant of diabetic mother
Infant respiratory distress syndrome (IRDS) see Respiratory distress syndrome (RDS) in infants
Infant screening tests see Newborn Screening Tests
Infant skin characteristics see Skin characteristics in newborns
Infant test/procedure preparation
Infantile colic see Colic and Crying
Infantile eczema see Eczema
Infantile hemangioendothelioma see Hepatic hemangioma
Infantile paralysis see Poliomyelitis
Infantile polyarteritis see Kawasaki disease
Infantile reflexes
Infected Bartholin's gland see Bartholin’s abscess
Infected miscarriage see Abortion - infected
Gastric outlet obstruction see Pyloric stenosis
Gastric suction
Gastric tissue culture see Culture - gastric tissue biopsy
Gastric ulcer
Gastrin
Gastrinoma see Zollinger-Ellison syndrome
Gastritis
Gastritis - acute
Gastritis - chronic
Gastritis - Helicobacter pylori see Helicobacter pylori
Gastroenteritis - bacterial see Bacterial gastroenteritis
Gastroenteritis - cytomegalovirus see CMV - gastroenteritis/colitis
Gastroenteritis - viral see Viral gastroenteritis
Gastroesophageal reflux disease
Gastroesophageal reflux in infants
Gastrointestinal bleeding
Gastrointestinal CMV disease see CMV - gastroenteritis/colitis
Gastrointestinal disorders - resources
Gastrointestinal fistula see Entero-enteral or enterocutaneous fistula
Gastrointestinal perforation
Gastroparesis
Gastroparesis diabeticorum see Gastroparesis
Gastroschisis
Gastroschisis repair
Gastroscopy see EGD - esophagogastroduodenoscopy
Gastrostomy tube insertion see Feeding tube insertion - gastrostomy
Gaucher disease
Gavage tube - infants see Feeding tube - infants
GBM antibody test see Anti-glomerular basement membrane
GE reflux see Gastroesophageal reflux in infants
Gender identity disorder
General ill feeling see Malaise
General paresis
Generalized anxiety disorder
Generalized tonic-clonic seizure
Genes
Genetic counseling and prenatal diagnosis
Genetic markers see Genetics
Genetically engineered foods
Genetics
Genetics - autosomal dominant see Autosomal dominant
Genetics - autosomal recessive see Autosomal recessive
Genetics - sex-linked dominant see Sex-linked dominant
Genetics - sex-linked recessive see Sex-linked recessive
Genetics and allergies see Allergies and genetics
Genioplasty see Chin augmentation
Genital exudate culture see Urethral discharge culture
Genital herpes
Genital herpes - resources see Herpes - resources
Genital injury
Genital pain see Groin pain
Genital sores - female
Genital sores - male
Genital warts
Genitals - ambiguous see Ambiguous genitalia
Gentamicin - serum see Therapeutic drug levels
Genu valgum see Knock knees
Genu varum see Bowlegs
Geographic tongue
GERD see Gastroesophageal reflux disease
Germ cell tumor see Testicular cancer
German measles see Rubella
gestation see Gestational age
Gestational age
Gestational diabetes
Gestational trophoblastic disease
Gestational trophoblastic neoplasia see Gestational trophoblastic disease
Getting a prescription filled
GFR see Creatinine clearance
GGT see Gamma-glutamyl transpeptidase
GGTP see Gamma-glutamyl transpeptidase
GH see Growth hormone
GHb see HbA1c
GI bleeding see Gastrointestinal bleeding
GI series see Upper GI and small bowel series
Gianotti-Crosti syndrome see Acrodermatitis
Giant cell arteritis see Temporal arteritis
Giant hairy nevus see Bathing trunk nevus
Giantism see Gigantism
Giardia see Giardiasis
Giardiasis
Gibraltar fever see Brucellosis
Gigantism
Gilbert’s syndrome
Gilchrist's disease see Blastomycosis
Gilles de la Tourette syndrome
Gingival cysts of the newborn see Epstein pearls
Gingival swelling see Gums - swollen
Gingivitis
Gingivostomatitis
Glands - swollen see Swollen glands
Glanzmann's thrombasthenia see Congenital platelet function defects
Glanzmann’s disease
Glaucoma
Glazes
Glioblastoma multiforme - adults see Brain tumor - adults
Glioblastoma multiforme - children see Brain tumor - children
Glioma - adults see Brain tumor - adults
Glioma - children see Brain tumor - children
Glioma - optic see Optic glioma
Globoid cell leukodystrophy see Krabbe disease
Globulin electrophoresis see Serum globulin electrophoresis
Glomerular filtration rate see Creatinine clearance
Glomerulonephritis
Glomerulonephritis - acute see Acute nephritic syndrome
Glomerulonephritis - chronic see Chronic glomerulonephritis
Glomerulonephritis - crescentic see Rapidly progressive (crescentic) glomerulonephritis
Glomerulonephritis - membranoproliferative (type I) see Membranoproliferative GN I
Glomerulonephritis - membranoproliferative (type II) see Membranoproliferative GN II
Glomerulonephritis - membranous see Membranous nephropathy
Glomerulonephritis - post-streptococcal see Post-streptococcal GN
Glomerulonephritis - pulmonary hemorrhage see Goodpasture’s syndrome
Glomus jugulare tumor
Glomus tympanum tumor
Gloom see Depression
Glossitis
Glossopharyngeal neuralgia
Glossylan poisoning see Lanolin poisoning
Glucagon
Glucagonoma
Glucocerebrosidase deficiency see Gaucher disease
Glucose - random see Blood glucose monitoring
Glucose - urine
Glucose intolerance during pregnancy see Gestational diabetes
Glucose monitoring see Blood glucose monitoring
Glucose test
Glucose tolerance test
Glucose-6-phosphate dehydrogenase
Glucose-6-phosphate dehydrogenase deficiency
Glucosuria see Glucose - urine
Glucosylceramidase deficiency see Gaucher disease
Glucuronyl transferase
Glucuronyl transferase deficiency (type I Crigler-Najjar) see Crigler-Najjar syndrome
Glue see Cyanoacrylates
Glue ear see Otitis media with effusion
Glutamate-induced asthma see Chinese restaurant syndrome
Gluten intolerance see Celiac disease - sprue
Gluten sensitive enteropathy - diet see Celiac disease - nutritional considerations
Gluten-free diet see Celiac disease - nutritional considerations
Gluten-sensitive enteropathy see Celiac disease - sprue
Glycogen storage disease type V see McArdle syndrome
Glycohemoglobin see HbA1c
Glycosylated hemoglobin see HbA1c
Goiter
Golden dawn poisoning see Lanolin poisoning
Goldmann visual field exam see Visual field
Gonadal deficiency see Hypogonadism
Gonadal dysgenesis see Turner syndrome
Gonadal mosaicism see Mosaicism
Gonadal stromal tumor see Arrhenoblastoma of ovary
Gonadotropin deficiency see Hypogonadotropic hypogonadism
Gonads - male see Testes
Gonococcal arthritis
Gonococcal bacteremia see Gonococcemia (disseminated)
Gonococcal pharyngitis see Pharyngitis - gonococcal
Gonococcemia (disseminated)
Gonorrhea
Good skin turgor see Skin turgor
Goodpasture’s syndrome
Gorlin's syndrome see Basal cell nevus syndrome
Gout - acute see Acute gouty arthritis
Gout - chronic see Chronic gouty arthritis
Gouty arthritis - acute see Acute gouty arthritis
Gouty arthritis - chronic see Chronic gouty arthritis
Graft rejection see Transplant rejection
Graft-versus-host disease
Gram stain of cervix see Endocervical gram stain
Gram stain of joint fluid see Joint fluid gram stain
Gram stain of pericardial fluid see Pericardial fluid gram stain
Gram stain of pleural fluid see Pleural fluid gram stain
Gram stain of skin biopsy see Gram stain of skin lesion
Gram stain of skin lesion
Gram stain of sputum see Sputum gram stain
Gram stain of stool see Stool gram stain
Gram stain of tissue biopsy
Gram stain of urethral discharge
Gram-negative meningitis see Meningitis - gram-negative
Grand mal seizure see Generalized tonic-clonic seizure
Granular casts see Urinary casts
Granular conjunctivitis see Trachoma
Granulocyte
Granulocytopenia see Agranulocytosis
Granuloma annulare
Granuloma inguinale
Granulomatous arthritis see Tuberculous arthritis
Granulomatous giant cell thyroiditis see Subacute thyroiditis
Granulomatous ileocolitis see Crohn's disease
Granulopenia see Agranulocytosis
Graphite see Pencil lead
Grass
Graves disease
Gray syndrome
Grief
Grieving see Grief
Groin lump
Groin pain
Gross motor control
Group B streptococcal septicemia of the newborn
Growth - slow (child 0 - 5 years) see Delayed growth
Growth and development - adolescent see Adolescent development
Growth failure see Failure to thrive
Growth hormone
Growth hormone deficiency
Growth hormone excess see Acromegaly
Growth hormone stimulation test
Growth hormone suppression test
Growth milestones for children see Developmental milestones record
Growth milestones for children - 12 months see Developmental milestones record - 12 months
Growth milestones for children - 18 months see Developmental milestones record - 18 months
Growth milestones for children - 2 months see Developmental milestones record - 2 months
Growth milestones for children - 2 years see Developmental milestones record - 2 years
Growth milestones for children - 3 years see Developmental milestones record - 3 years
Growth milestones for children - 4 months see Developmental milestones record - 4 months
Growth milestones for children - 4 years see Developmental milestones record - 4 years
Growth milestones for children - 5 years see Developmental milestones record - 5 years
Growth milestones for children - 6 months see Developmental milestones record - 6 months
Growth milestones for children - 9 months see Developmental milestones record - 9 months
Guaiac smear test see Stool guaiac test
Guillain-Barre syndrome
Gum biopsy
Gumma
Gums - bleeding see Bleeding gums
Gums - swollen
Guttate psoriasis see Psoriasis - guttate
GVHD see Graft-versus-host disease
Gynecologic laparoscopy
Gynecomastia
H. flu meningitis see Meningitis - H. influenzae
H. influenzae meningitis see Meningitis - H. influenzae
H2 Receptor antagonists poisoning
H2O see Water in diet
Haemophilus influenzae see Hib - vaccine
Hageman factor assay see Factor XII assay
Hair - dry see Dry hair
Hair - excessive (women) see Excessive or unwanted hair in women
Hair - oily see Oily hair
Hair bleach poisoning
Hair dye poisoning
Hair follicle infection see Furuncle
Hair lightener poisoning see Hair bleach poisoning
Hair loss
Hair loss in men see Male pattern baldness
Hair loss in women see Female pattern baldness
Hair removal agents see Depilatories
Hair spray poisoning
Hair straightener poisoning
Hair tint poisoning see Hair dye poisoning
Hair tonic
Hair transplant
Hairball see Bezoar
Hairy cell leukemia
Hairy leukoplakia see Leukoplakia
Hairy nevus see Birthmarks - pigmented
Halitosis see Breath odor
Hallervorden-Spatz disease
Hallucinations
Hallucinogen abuse see Drug abuse
Hallux valgus see Bunions
Hallux valgus correction see Bunion removal
Ham test
Hamburger disease see E. coli enteritis
Hammer toe
Hand - foot - mouth disease
Hand cream poisoning see Hand lotion poisoning
Hand lotion poisoning
Hand or foot spasms
Hand tremor
Hand x-ray
Hand-Schuller-Christian disease see Histiocytosis
Hands - chapped and dry see Chapped hands
Hangover treatment
Hansen's disease see Leprosy
Hantavirus
Hantavirus pulmonary syndrome see Hantavirus
Haptoglobin
Hard liquor consumption see Alcohol use
Hardening of the arteries see Atherosclerosis
Hartnup disorder
Harvest mite see Chiggers
Hashimoto's thyroiditis see Chronic thyroiditis (Hashimoto’s disease)
Haverhill fever see Rat-bite fever
Hay fever see Allergic rhinitis
Hb see Hemoglobin
Hb electrophoresis see Hemoglobin electrophoresis
HbA1c
HBE see His bundle electrography
HBP see High blood pressure
HCG blood test - quantitative
HCG in blood serum - qualitative
HCG in urine
HCL see Hairy cell leukemia
HCO3- see CO2
HCT see Hematocrit (HCT)
HDL
Head and face reconstruction
Head and neck cancer see Oral cancer
Head circumference
Head CT see Cranial CT scan
Head injury
Head lice
Head MRI scan see MRI of the head
Head trauma see Head injury
Head x-ray see Skull x-ray
Headache
Headache - cluster see Cluster headaches
Headache - histamine see Cluster headaches
Headache - migraine see Migraine
Headache - migraine with aura see Migraine with aura
Headache - migraine without aura see Migraine without aura
Headache - mixed tension migraine see Mixed tension migraine
Headache - tension see Tension headache
Headache causes
Health and humidifiers see Humidifiers and health
Health and wine see Wine and heart health
Health care consumer's rights see Consumer rights and responsibilities
Health care providers see Types of health care providers
Health maintenance visit see Physical exam frequency
Healthy habits see Healthy living
Healthy living
Hearing loss
Hearing loss - age related see Age-related hearing loss
Hearing loss - occupational see Occupational hearing loss
Hearing or speech impairment - resources
Hearing test see Audiology
Heart artery dilatation see Angioplasty
Heart attack
Heart attack first aid
Heart attacks and jaw pain see Jaw pain and heart attacks
Heart beat see Pulse
Heart biopsy see Myocardial biopsy
Heart bypass surgery
Heart catheterization see Cardiac catheterization
Heart disease
Heart disease - aging see Aging changes in the heart and blood vessels
Heart disease - resources
Heart disease and diet
Heart disease and vitamin E
Heart disease and women
Heart failure
Heart MRI
Heart murmurs and other sounds
Heart of Jesus see Caladium
Heart palpitations
Heart pounding or racing see Heart palpitations
Heart pump see Ventricular assist device
Heart rate see Pulse
Heart rate monitor - infants see Heart-respiratory monitor - infants
Heart scan - nuclear see Nuclear ventriculography
Heart sounds - abnormal see Heart murmurs and other sounds
Heart surgery - open see Open heart surgery
Heart surgery for children see Congenital heart defect corrective surgery
Heart transplant
Heart valve prosthesis see Heart valve surgery
Heart valve pulmonary stenosis see Pulmonary valve stenosis
Heart valve surgery
Heart-and-lung transplant
Heart-lung bypass - infants see Extra-corporeal membrane oxygenation
Heart-respiratory monitor - infants
Heartbeat - fast see Heart palpitations
Heartbeat sensations see Heart palpitations
Heartburn
Heartburn - chronic see Gastroesophageal reflux disease
Heartburn prevention
Heat emergencies
Heat intolerance
Heat rashes and babies see Babies and heat rashes
Heatstroke see Heat emergencies
Heavy, prolonged, or irregular periods see Menstrual periods - heavy, prolonged, or irregular
Hebephrenic schizophrenia see Schizophrenia - disorganized type
Heel pain
Heelstick see Capillary sample
Heimlich maneuver
Heimlich maneuver - adult or child over 1 year see Choking - adult or child over 1 year
Heimlich maneuver - unconscious adult or child over 1 year see Choking - unconscious adult or child over 1 year
Heimlich maneuver - unconscious infant under 1 year see Choking - unconscious infant under 1 year
Heimlich maneuver on self
Helicobacter pylori
Heller's syndrome see Childhood disintegrative disorder
HELLP syndrome
Helminthic infection see Pinworms
Hemangiectasia hypertrophicans see Klippel-Trenaunay syndrome
Hemangioma
Hemangioma excision
Hemangioma of the liver see Hepatic hemangioma
Hemangioma simplex see Birthmarks - red
Hematemesis see Vomiting blood
Hematocele see Scrotal masses
Hematochezia see Bloody or tarry stools
Hematocrit (HCT)
Hematoma see Bruise
Hematoma or contusion treatment see Bruise mark treatment
Hematuria see Urine - bloody
Hematuria - nephropathy - deafness see Alport syndrome
Hematuria test see RBC - urine
Hemidesmosomal epidermolysis bullosa see Epidermolysis bullosa
Hemochromatosis
Hemodialysis see Dialysis
Hemodialysis - diet see Kidney diet - dialysis patients
Hemoglobin
Hemoglobin - glycosylated see HbA1c
Hemoglobin C disease
Hemoglobin derivatives
Hemoglobin electrophoresis
Hemoglobin SS disease (Hb SS) see Sickle cell anemia
Hemoglobinopathy
Hemoglobinuria
Hemolysis
Hemolysis - acute see Hemolytic crisis
Hemolytic anemia
Hemolytic anemia caused by chemicals and toxins
Hemolytic anemia due to G6PD deficiency see Glucose-6-phosphate dehydrogenase deficiency
Hemolytic crisis
Hemolytic disease of the newborn see Erythroblastosis fetalis
Hemolytic-uremic syndrome (HUS)
Hemophilia
Hemophilia - resources
Hemophilia A
Hemophilia B
Hemoptysis see Coughing up blood
Hemorrhage - intracerebral see Intracerebral hemorrhage
Hemorrhage - intracerebral (deep) see Deep intracerebral hemorrhage
Hemorrhage - intracerebral (lobar) see Lobar intracerebral hemorrhage
Hemorrhage - intraparenchymal see Lobar intracerebral hemorrhage
Hemorrhage - subarachnoid see Subarachnoid hemorrhage
Hemorrhagic
Hemorrhagic dengue see Dengue hemorrhagic fever
Hemorrhagic familial nephritis see Alport syndrome
Hemorrhagic jaundice see Leptospirosis
Hemorrhagic stroke
Hemorrhoid surgery
Hemorrhoidectomy see Hemorrhoid surgery
Hemorrhoids
Hemothorax
Henoch-Schonlein purpura
Heparan sulfate - urine see Acid mucopolysaccharides
Hepatic
Hepatic amebiasis see Amebic liver abscess
Hepatic coma see Hepatic encephalopathy
Hepatic encephalopathy
Hepatic hemangioma
Hepatic ischemia
Hepatic porphyria
Hepatic transplant see Liver transplant
Hepatic vein obstruction (Budd-Chiari)
Hepatic veno-occlusive disease see Hepatic vein obstruction (Budd-Chiari)
Hepatitis
Hepatitis - persistent see Chronic persistent hepatitis
Hepatitis A
Hepatitis A - vaccine
Hepatitis A antibody test see Hepatitis virus test or panel
Hepatitis B
Hepatitis B - vaccine
Hepatitis B antibody test see Hepatitis virus test or panel
Hepatitis C
Hepatitis C antibody test see Hepatitis virus test or panel
Hepatitis D antibody test see Hepatitis virus test or panel
Hepatitis D virus see Delta agent (Hepatitis D)
Hepatitis virus test or panel
Hepatocellular carcinoma
Hepatocerebral degeneration
Hepatolenticular degeneration see Wilson's disease
Hepatomegaly
Hepatorenal syndrome
Hepatosplenomegaly see Hepatomegaly
Hereditary amyloidosis
Hereditary angioedema
Hereditary coproporphyria see Porphyria
Hereditary deafness and nephropathy see Alport syndrome
Hereditary elliptocytosis
Hereditary fructose intolerance
Hereditary hemorrhagic telangiectasia see Osler-Weber-Rendu syndrome
Hereditary motor and sensory neuropathy see Charcot-Marie-Tooth disease (hereditary)
Hereditary nephritis see Alport syndrome
Hereditary ovalocytosis
Hereditary peroneal nerve dysfunction see Charcot-Marie-Tooth disease (hereditary)
Hereditary sensory and autonomic neuropathy - type III see Riley-Day syndrome
Hereditary spherocytosis see Congenital spherocytic anemia
Hereditary urea cycle abnormality
Heredity and disease see Genetics
Heritable see Genetics
Hermaphroditism see Intersex
Hernia
Hernia - abdominal see Lump in the abdomen
Hernia - diaphragmatic see Diaphragmatic hernia
Hernia - hiatal see Hiatal hernia
Hernia - inguinal see Hernia
Hernia repair
Herniated intervertebral disk see Herniated nucleus pulposus (slipped disk)
Herniated nucleus pulposus (slipped disk)
Herniation - brain see Brain herniation
Herniation syndrome see Brain herniation
Herniorrhaphy see Hernia repair
Heroin abuse see Drug abuse
Heroin overdose
Herpangina
Herpes - congenital see Birth-acquired herpes
Herpes - genital see Genital herpes
Herpes - resources
Herpes esophagitis
Herpes labialis (oral Herpes simplex)
Herpes oticus see Ramsay Hunt syndrome
Herpes serology see Serum herpes simplex antibodies
Herpes simplex
Herpes simplex - genital see Genital herpes
Herpes simplex - oral see Herpes labialis (oral Herpes simplex)
Herpes simplex keratitis see Corneal ulcers and infections
Herpes simplex virus culture see Herpes viral culture of lesion
Herpes skin test see Tzanck test
Herpes viral culture of lesion
Herpes zoster
Herpesvirus 2 see Genital herpes
Herpetic stomatitis
Hesitancy see Urination - difficulty with flow
Heterochromia
Heterophil agglutination test
Heterophile agglutination test see Epstein-Barr virus test
Heterophile antibody test see Mononucleosis spot test
Heterozygous see Genetics
HGA see Ehrlichiosis
Hgb see Hemoglobin
Hgb electrophoresis see Hemoglobin electrophoresis
Hgb S test see Sickle cell test
HGE see Ehrlichiosis
HIAA see 5-HIAA
Hiatal hernia
Hiatal hernia repair
Hib - vaccine
Hiccups
High altitude cerebral edema see Acute mountain sickness
High altitude pulmonary edema see Acute mountain sickness
High altitudes and ear unclogging see Ear unclogging from high altitudes
High arch
High blood cholesterol and triglycerides
High blood glucose level - infants see Hyperglycemia - infants
High blood pressure see Hypertension
High blood pressure
High blood sugar - infants see Hyperglycemia - infants
High foot arch see High arch
High potassium see Hyperkalemia
High-density lipoprotein see HDL
High-grade B-cell lymphoma see Burkitt lymphoma
Highly-sensitive ACTH see ACTH
Hip arthroplasty see Hip joint replacement
Hip hemiarthroplasty see Hip joint replacement
Hip joint replacement
Hip pain
Hip swelling see Joint swelling
Hirschsprung’s disease
Hirsutism see Excessive or unwanted hair in women
His bundle electrogram see His bundle electrography
His bundle electrography
His bundle recording see His bundle electrography
Histamine headache see Cluster headaches
Histiocyte
Histiocytic lymphoma see Non-Hodgkin's lymphoma
Histiocytosis
Histocompatibility antigen test
Histoplasma antibody test see Histoplasma complement fixation
Histoplasma complement fixation
Histoplasma skin test
Histoplasmosis
Histoplasmosis - acute (primary) pulmonary
Histoplasmosis - chronic pulmonary
Histoplasmosis - disseminated
Histrionic personality disorder
HIV ELISA/western blot
HIV infection
HIV infection - asymptomatic see Asymptomatic HIV infection
HIV seroconversion syndrome see Acute HIV infection
HIV test see HIV ELISA/western blot
Hives
Hives treatment
HLA typing see Histocompatibility antigen test
HLA-B27 antigen
HLHS see Hypoplastic left heart
HME see Ehrlichiosis
Hoarseness or changing voice
HOCM see Hypertrophic cardiomyopathy
Infection - breast tissue see Breast infection
Infection - ear see Otitis
Infection - fungal - body see Tinea corporis
Infection - fungal - feet see Athlete's foot
Infection - fungal - groin see Jock itch
Infection - fungal - nails see Fungal nail infection
Infection - fungal - scalp see Tinea capitis
Infection - hair follicle see Furuncle
Infection - inner ear see Ear infection - acute
Infection - kidney see Kidney infection (pyelonephritis)
Infection - skin - staph see Carbunculosis
Infection - skin around the nail see Paronychia
Infectious diarrhea - bacterial gastroenteritis see Bacterial gastroenteritis
Infectious diarrhea - campylobacter enteritis see Campylobacter enteritis
Infectious diseases and travelers see Traveler's guide to avoiding infectious diseases
Infectious endocarditis
Infectious myringitis
Infectious polyneuritis see Guillain-Barre syndrome
Infertility
Infertility - resources
Inflammation - bronchi see Bronchitis
Inflammation - cervix see Cervicitis
Inflammation - conjunctiva see Conjunctivitis
Inflammation - esophagus see Esophagitis
Inflammation - heart muscle see Myocarditis
Inflammation - rectum see Proctitis
Inflammation - sclera see Scleritis
Inflammation of gums - involving bone see Periodontitis
Inflammation of the tendon sheath see Tenosynovitis
Inflammation of the vagina see Vulvovaginitis
Inflammatory bowel disease - Crohn's disease see Crohn's disease
Inflammatory bowel disease - ulcerative colitis see Ulcerative colitis
Inflammatory fibrous hyperplasia see Fibrous dysplasia
Inflammatory injury of the kidney see Injury - kidney and ureter
Inflammatory response see Immune response
Inflatable artificial sphincter
Influenza A see The flu
Influenza B see The flu
Influenza vaccine
Infratentorial brain tumors see Posterior fossa tumor
Ingrown toenail
Inguinal hernia see Hernia
Inguinal orchidopexy see Undescended testicle repair
Inhalation anthrax
Inheritance see Genetics
Inheritance - autosomal dominant see Autosomal dominant
Inheritance - autosomal recessive see Autosomal recessive
Inheritance - sex-linked dominant see Sex-linked dominant
Inheritance - sex-linked recessive see Sex-linked recessive
Inheritance patterns see Genetics
Inherited allergies see Allergies and genetics
Inherited myopathy see Muscular dystrophy
Inhibited sexual desire
Inhibited sexual excitement see Orgasmic dysfunction
Injury - bladder and urethra see Traumatic injury of the bladder and urethra
Injury - inner ear see Acoustic trauma
Injury - kidney and ureter
Ink - writing
Ink remover
Inkberry poisoning see Pokeweed poisoning
Innate immunity see Immune response
Insect bites and stings
Insect repellent safety see Bug repellent safety
Insecticide
Insertion of tube into chest see Chest tube insertion
Insertional heel pain see Retrocalcaneal bursitis
Insidious
Insoluble vs. soluble fiber see Soluble vs. insoluble fiber
Insomnia see Sleeping difficulty
Insomnia - psychophysiological (learned) see Primary Insomnia
Insomnia concerns
Inspection
Insulin C-peptide
Insulin shock see Hypoglycemia
Insulin test
Insulin-dependent diabetes see Type 1 diabetes
Insulinoma
Insuloma see Insulinoma
Intelligence testing see IQ testing
Intercostal retractions
Intermenstrual bleeding see Vaginal bleeding between periods
Intermittent catheterization see Clean intermittent self-catheterization
Intermittent claudication see Blockage of leg arteries
Internal pacemaker see Pacemaker
Intersex
Interstitial cystitis - resources
Interstitial cystitis (IC)
Interstitial keratitis
Interstitial nephritis
Intertriginous candidiasis see Cutaneous candidiasis
Intertrigo
Interventricular septal defect see Ventricular septal defect
Intestinal amebiasis see Amebiasis
Intestinal ischemia and infarction
Intestinal leiomyoma
Intestinal lipodystrophy see Whipple’s disease
Intestinal motility see Peristalsis
Intestinal necrosis see Intestinal ischemia and infarction
Intestinal neurosis see Irritable bowel syndrome
Intestinal obstruction
Intestinal obstruction repair
Intestinal opening see Colostomy
Intestinal perforation see Gastrointestinal perforation
Intestinal polyps see Colorectal polyps
Intestinal pseudo-obstruction see Primary intestinal pseudo-obstruction
Intestinal volvulus see Intestinal obstruction
Intolerance to cold see Cold intolerance
Intolerance to heat see Heat intolerance
Intoxication - amphetamines or sympathomimetics see Amphetamine or sympathomimetic intoxication
Intoxication - barbiturates see Barbiturate intoxication and overdose
Intoxication - cocaine see Cocaine intoxication
Intoxication - ethylene glycol see Ethylene glycol intoxication
Intoxication - marijuana (cannabis) see Marijuana intoxication
Intoxication - methanol see Methanol intoxication
Intoxication - opioids see Opioid intoxication
Intoxication - uppers see Amphetamine or sympathomimetic intoxication
Intra-abdominal abscess
Intracardiac electrophysiology study (EPS)
Intracerebral hemorrhage
Intracranial bleed see Deep intracerebral hemorrhage
Intracranial hemorrhage see Intracerebral hemorrhage
Intracranial hypotension see CSF leak
Intracranial pressure - increased see Increased intracranial pressure
Intracranial pressure monitoring
Intraductal papilloma
Intrahepatic cholestasis see Cholestasis
Intraocular pressure measurement (IOP) see Tonometry
Intraperitoneal adhesion see Adhesion
Intrathecal scan see Radionuclide cisternogram
Intrauterine
Intrauterine adhesion see Adhesion
Intrauterine drug exposure see Infant of a substance-abusing mother
Intrauterine growth restriction
Intrauterine growth restriction (IUGR) see Small for gestational age (SGA)
Intrauterine growth retardation see Intrauterine growth restriction
Intravascular ultrasound
Intravenous
Intravenous (IV) fluids - infants
Intravenous pyelogram
Intrinsic factor
Intrinsic factor - lack of see Lack of intrinsic factor
Intubation - endotracheal see Endotracheal intubation
Intussusception (children)
Invasive
Invasive/malignant mole see Gestational trophoblastic disease
Involuntary body movements see Movement - uncontrollable
Involuntary eye movements see Eye movements - uncontrollable
Involuntary slow and twisting movements see Movement - uncontrolled or slow
Iodine in diet
Iodine overdose
Iodine uptake test see Radioactive iodine uptake
Ionized calcium see Calcium - ionized
Ions
Iontophoretic sweat test see Sweat electrolytes
IPF see Idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis
IPV see Polio immunization (vaccine)
IQ testing
Iris
Iritis see Uveitis
Iron - serum see Serum iron
Iron deficiency anemia
Iron deficiency anemia - children
Iron in diet
Iron overdose
Iron supplements and disease
Irradiated foods
Irregular heartbeat see Heart palpitations
Irregular menstruation see Menstrual periods - heavy, prolonged, or irregular
Irregular sleep-wake syndrome
Irregularity of bowels see Constipation
Irritability
Irritable bladder see Urge incontinence
Irritable bowel syndrome
Irritable colon see Irritable bowel syndrome
Irritant-induced diaper dermatitis see Diaper dermatitis - irritant-induced
Irritant-induced reactive airways disease see Occupational asthma
IRT test see Neonatal cystic fibrosis screening
Ischemic bone necrosis see Aseptic necrosis
Ischemic bowel see Intestinal ischemia and infarction
Ischemic cardiomyopathy
Ischemic colitis
Ischemic contracture see Volkmann’s ischemic contracture
Ischemic heart disease see Ischemic cardiomyopathy
Ischemic hepatitis see Hepatic ischemia
Ishihara color vision test see Color vision test
Islet cell adenoma see Insulinoma
Islet cell tumors see Pancreatic islet cell tumor
Islet of Langerhans tumor see Pancreatic islet cell tumor
Isolated sleep paralysis
Isopropanol (rubbing alcohol) - screen see Toxicology screen
Isopropanol overdose
Isopropyl alcohol overdose see Isopropanol overdose
Isotope study
Itching
Itching - burning eyes see Eye burning - itching and discharge
Itching - vaginal area see Vaginal itching
Itching in the groin see Jock itch
ITP see Idiopathic thrombocytopenic purpura (ITP)
IUDE see Infant of a substance-abusing mother
IUGR see Intrauterine growth restriction
IV fluids - infants see Intravenous (IV) fluids - infants
IVP see Intravenous pyelogram
IVUS see Intravascular ultrasound
Jack-in-the-pulpit
Jacksonian seizure see Partial (focal) seizure
Jacobson's nerve tumor see Glomus jugulare tumor
Jail fever see Typhus
Janimine see Imipramine overdose
Jansky-Bielschowsky see Neuronal ceroid lipofuscinoses (NCLS)
Jaundice see Jaundice - yellow skin
Jaundice - yellow skin
Jaundice of the newborn see Newborn jaundice
Jaundice-associated conditions
Jaw - broken or dislocated
Jaw pain and heart attacks
Jellyfish
Jerky body movements see Movement - unpredictable or jerky
Jerusalem cherry poisoning
Jet lag prevention
Jewelry cleaners
Jimsonweed
Jitters see Stress and anxiety
Job syndrome see Hyperimmunoglobulin E syndrome
Jock itch
Joint dislocation see Dislocation
Joint fluid analysis see Synovial fluid analysis
Joint fluid aspiration see Synovial fluid analysis
Joint fluid culture see Culture - joint fluid (aspirate)
Joint fluid gram stain
Joint hypermobility see Hypermobile joints
Joint inflammation see Arthritis
Joint inflammation see Arthritis
Joint pain
Joint sprain see Sprains
Joint swelling
Joint x-ray
JRA see Juvenile rheumatoid arthritis
Junctional epidermolysis bullosa see Epidermolysis bullosa
Juvenile angiofibroma
Juvenile chronic polyarthritis see Juvenile rheumatoid arthritis
Juvenile idiopathic arthritis see Juvenile rheumatoid arthritis
Juvenile onset diabetes see Type 1 diabetes
Juvenile pernicious anemia see Pernicious anemia
Juvenile rheumatoid arthritis
K+ see Potassium test
Kala-azar see Leishmaniasis
Kallmann syndrome see Hypogonadotropic hypogonadism
Kanamycin - serum see Therapeutic drug levels
Kaposi’s sarcoma
Karyotyping
Katayama fever see Schistosomiasis
Kawasaki disease
Kegel exercises
Keloid revision see Scar revision
Keloid scar see Keloids
Keloids
Keratin cyst see Sebaceous cyst
Keratitis interstitial see Interstitial keratitis
Keratitis sicca see Dry eye syndrome
Keratoconjunctivitis sicca see Dry eye syndrome
Keratoconus
Keratoplasty see Corneal transplant
Keratosis - actinic (solar) see Actinic keratosis
Keratosis - seborrheic see Seborrheic keratosis
Keratosis obturans
Keratosis pilaris
Kerosene
Kerosene poisoning see Fuel oil
Ketoacidosis see Diabetic ketoacidosis
Ketoacidosis - alcoholic see Alcoholic ketoacidosis
Ketone bodies - serum see Serum ketones
Ketone bodies - urine see Ketones - urine
Ketones - serum see Serum ketones
Ketones - urine
Ketoprofen overdose
Keyhole heart surgery see Minimally invasive heart surgery
Kidney - polycystic see Polycystic kidney disease
Kidney biopsy see Renal biopsy
Kidney cancer see Renal cell carcinoma
Kidney damage see Injury - kidney and ureter
Kidney diet - dialysis patients
Kidney disease
Kidney disease - diet see Diet for people with chronic kidney disease
Kidney disease - resources
Kidney failure see Acute kidney failure
Kidney failure - chronic see Chronic renal failure
Kidney failure - chronic blockage see Chronic bilateral obstructive uropathy
Kidney failure - end stage see End-stage kidney disease
Kidney function tests
Kidney infection (pyelonephritis)
Kidney injury see Injury - kidney and ureter
Kidney removal
Kidney scan see Renal scan
Kidney stones
Kidney transplant
Kidney tumor see Wilms tumor
Kimmelstiel-Wilson disease see Diabetic nephropathy
Kinins
Kinky hair disease see Menkes syndrome
Kissing disease see Mononucleosis
Kleihauer-Betke stain see Fetal-maternal erythrocyte distribution
Klinefelter syndrome
Klippel-Trenaunay syndrome
Klippel-Trenaunay-Weber Syndrome see Klippel-Trenaunay syndrome
Klumpke paralysis see Brachial palsy in newborns
Knee arthroplasty see Knee joint replacement
Knee arthroscopy
Knee cap dislocation
Knee injury - anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) see Anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) injury
Knee injury - lateral collateral ligament (LCL) see Lateral collateral ligament (LCL) injury of the knee
Knee injury - medial collateral ligament (MCL) see Medial collateral ligament (MCL) injury of the knee
Knee injury - meniscus see Meniscus tears
Knee injury - posterior cruciate ligament (PCL) see Posterior cruciate ligament (PCL) injury
Knee joint replacement
Knee microfracture surgery
Knee pain
Knee replacement - partial
Knee replacement - total see Knee joint replacement
Knee scope - arthroscopic lateral retinacular release see Knee arthroscopy
Knee swelling see Joint swelling
Knock knees
Knox-Out poisoning see Diazinon poisoning
KOH test see Sputum smear (KOH test)
Koilonychia see Nail abnormalities
Korsakoff psychosis see Wernicke-Korsakoff syndrome
Krabbe disease
KTS see Klippel-Trenaunay syndrome
KUB see Abdominal film
Kufs' disease see Neuronal ceroid lipofuscinoses (NCLS)
Kuru
Kwashiorkor
Kyphoscoliosis see Scoliosis
Kyphosis
Labyrinthitis
Laceration see Cuts and puncture wounds
Lack of coordination see Movement - uncoordinated
Lack of intrinsic factor
Lack of menses see Menstruation - absent
Lack of regular bowel movements see Constipation
Lack of strength see Weakness
Lack of thirst see Thirst - absent
Lacquer
Lacrimal gland tumor
Lactase deficiency see Lactose intolerance
Lactate see Lactic acid
Lactate dehydrogenase see LDH
Lactation see Breastfeeding
Lactation - abnormal see Nipple discharge - abnormal
Lactic (lactate) dehydrogenase isoenzymes see LDH isoenzymes
Lactic acid
Lactic acid dehydrogenase see LDH
Lactic acid overdose
Lactic acidosis
Lacto-ovovegetarian see Vegetarianism
Lacto-vegetarian see Vegetarianism
Lactose intolerance
Lactose tolerance test
Laennec's cirrhosis see Alcoholic liver disease
Lambert-Eaton Syndrome
Lamellar ichthyosis
Laminagraphy see Chest tomogram
Lamp oil poisoning see Kerosene
Landouzy-Dejerine muscular dystrophy see Facioscapulohumeral muscular dystrophy (Landouzy-Dejerine)
Landry-Guillain-Barre syndrome see Guillain-Barre syndrome
Langerhans cell histiocytosis see Histiocytosis
Language disorder - expressive see Expressive language disorder - developmental
Language impairment see Speech impairment (adult)
Lanolin poisoning
Lanoxin overdose see Cardiac glycoside overdose
LAP - urine see Leucine aminopeptidase - urine
Laparoscopic cholecystectomy see Gallbladder removal
Laparoscopic egg harvest see Gynecologic laparoscopy
Laparoscopic hysterectomy see Gynecologic laparoscopy
Laparoscopic oophorectomy see Gynecologic laparoscopy
Laparoscopic tubal ligation see Gynecologic laparoscopy
Laparoscopy
Laparotomy see Abdominal exploration
Large bowel resection
Large for gestational age (LGA)
Large intestine surgery see Large bowel resection
Larva migrans visceralis see Visceral larva migrans
Laryngeal cancer see Cancer - throat or larynx
Laryngeal nerve damage
Laryngitis
Laryngoscopy
Laryngotracheobronchitis - acute see Croup
Laser lithotripsy see Lithotripsy
Laser prostatectomy see Prostate removal
Laser surgery
Laser therapy
Laser vision correction see LASIK eye surgery
Laser-Assisted In Situ Keratomileusis see LASIK eye surgery
LASIK see Corneal surgery
LASIK eye surgery
Late persistent Lyme disease see Lyme disease - chronic persistent
Late syphilis see Syphilis - tertiary
Lateral
Lateral collateral ligament (LCL) injury of the knee
Lateral epicondylitis see Tennis elbow
Lateral rectus palsy see Cranial mononeuropathy VI
Lateral traction
Latex agglutination test
Latrogenic Cushing syndrome see Cushing syndrome - exogenous
Laundry starch see Starch ingestion
Lavender oil
Laxative abuse see Laxative overdose
Laxative colitis see Irritable bowel syndrome
Laxative overdose
Laxopol overdose see Castor oil overdose
Lazy eye see Amblyopia
Lazy eye repair see Eye muscle repair
LCL injury see Lateral collateral ligament (LCL) injury of the knee
LD see LDH isoenzymes
LDH
LDH isoenzymes
LDL
LE cell test
Lead - nutritional considerations
Lead and tap water
Lead levels - blood
Lead poisoning
Lead poisoning - nutritional considerations see Lead - nutritional considerations
LeFort injuries see Facial trauma
Left cardiac catheterization see Left heart ventricular angiography
Left heart catheterization
Left heart ventricular angiography
Left ventricular assist device see Ventricular assist device
Left ventriculography see Left heart ventricular angiography
Left-sided heart failure
Leg and arm movements - uncontrollable see Movement - uncontrolled or slow
Leg lengthening/shortening
Leg pain
Leg swelling see Foot, leg, and ankle swelling
Legg-Calve-Perthes disease
Legionella pneumonia see Legionnaire's disease
Legionnaire's disease
Leiomyoma see Uterine fibroids
Leiomyoma - intestine see Intestinal leiomyoma
Leiomyosarcoma
Leishmaniasis
Lens opacity see Cataract
Lentigines
Leopard lily see Dieffenbachia
Leopard syndrome see Multiple lentigines syndrome
Lepromin skin test
Leprosy
Leprosy skin test see Lepromin skin test
Leptospirosis
Lesch-Nyhan syndrome
Let-down reflex see Overcoming breastfeeding problems
Lethal midline granuloma
Lethargy see Fatigue
Letterer-Siwe disease see Histiocytosis
Leucine aminopeptidase - serum
Leucine aminopeptidase - urine
Leukemia
Leukemia - acute childhood (ALL) see Acute lymphocytic leukemia (ALL)
Leukemia - acute granulocytic see Acute myelogenous leukemia (AML) - adult
Leukemia - acute myeloid (AML) see Acute myelogenous leukemia (AML) - adult
Leukemia - chronic granulocytic (CML) see Chronic myelogenous leukemia (CML)
Leukemia - chronic lymphocytic (CLL) see Chronic lymphocytic leukemia (CLL)
Leukemia - hairy cell see Hairy cell leukemia
Leukemia - nonlymphocytic (ANLL) see Acute myelogenous leukemia (AML) - adult
Leukemia - resources
Leukemic reticuloendotheliosis see Hairy cell leukemia
Leukemoid reaction
Leukocoria see Pupil - white spots
Leukocyte alkaline phosphatase (LAP)
Leukocyte count see WBC count
Leukocyte esterase
Leukocyte scan see WBC scan
Leukodystrophy - metachromatic see Metachromatic leukodystrophy
Leukonychia see Nail abnormalities
Leukoplakia
Lewy body dementia see Dementia
Leydig cell tumor
LFT see Liver function tests
LGV see Lymphogranuloma venereum
LH blood test
LH response to GnRH
LH urine test (home test )
Librium overdose see Chlordiazepoxide overdose
Lice - body see Body lice
Lice - head see Head lice
Lice - pubic see Pubic lice
Lice bites see Insect bites and stings
Lichen planus
Lichen simplex chronicus
Lichenified
Lidocaine - serum see Therapeutic drug levels
Light hurts the eyes see Vision - light sensitive
Light sensitivity see Vision - light sensitive
Lighter fluid
Lightheadedness - dizzy see Dizziness
Lightheadedness - fainting see Fainting
Liljekonvall see Lily-of-the-valley
Lily-of-the-valley
Limb-girdle muscular dystrophies
Lime milk see Calcium hydroxide
Limited range of motion
Linear skull fracture see Skull fracture
Lip balm see Lipstick
Lip gloss see Lipstick
Lip moisturizer poisoning
Lipase test
Lipid disorders see High blood cholesterol and triglycerides
Lipid profile see Cholesterol test
Lipid test see Cholesterol test
Lipids see Fat
Lipofuscin
Lipofuscinoses see Neuronal ceroid lipofuscinoses (NCLS)
Lipoid nephrosis see Minimal change disease
Lipoprotein test see Cholesterol test
Lipoprotein “little a” see Lipoprotein-a
Lipoprotein-a
Lipoprotein/cholesterol analysis see Coronary risk profile
Lipoprotein(a) see Lipoprotein-a
Liposuction
Lips - bluish see Skin discoloration - bluish
Lips - chapped and dry see Chapped lips
Lipstick
Liqui-Histine see Pheniramine overdose
Liqui-minic Infant see Pheniramine overdose
Liquid foundation see Make-up
Liquid medication administration
Liquid nitrogen
Liquor see Alcohol and diet
Listerine overdose see Mouthwash overdose
Listeriosis
Litcon see Pentazocine overdose
Lithane see Lithium overdose
Lithium - serum see Therapeutic drug levels
Lithium overdose
Lithobid see Lithium overdose
Lithonate see Lithium overdose
Lithotabs see Lithium overdose
Little stroke see Transient ischemic attack (TIA)
Livedo reticularis see Idiopathic or primary livedo reticularis
Liver abscess see Pyogenic liver abscess
Liver biopsy
Liver cancer see Hepatocellular carcinoma
Liver cirrhosis see Cirrhosis
Liver disease
Liver disease - resources
Liver disease due to alcohol see Alcoholic liver disease
Liver disease test panel - autoimmune see Autoimmune liver disease panel
Liver enlargement see Hepatomegaly
Liver function tests
Liver gallium scan see Gallium (Ga.) scan
Liver hemangioma see Hepatic hemangioma
Liver metastases
Liver scan
Liver spots
Liver technetium sulfur colloid scan see Liver scan
Liver transplant
Liver-spleen radionuclide scan see Liver scan
Living will see Advanced care directives
Lobar intracerebral hemorrhage
Lobectomy see Lung surgery
Lobster plant poisoning see Poinsettia
Lobular capillary hemangioma see Pyogenic granuloma
Lobular GN see Membranoproliferative GN I
Localized lymphadenopathy see Lymphadenitis and lymphangitis
Localized lymphadenopathy - armpit see Armpit lump
Location of most skin cancers see Skin cancer locations
Lockjaw see Tetanus
Loeffler's syndrome see Simple pulmonary eosinophilia
Lomotil overdose
Long bones
Loose bowel movements see Diarrhea
Loose joints see Hypermobile joints
Lorcet overdose see Hydrocodone and acetaminophen overdose
Lordosis
Lortab overdose see Hydrocodone and acetaminophen overdose
Losing weight
Losing weight with exercise see Exercise and weight loss
Loss of a body part see Amputation - traumatic
Loss of a child - resources
Loss of a spouse - resources
Loss of alertness see Consciousness - decreased
Loss of appetite see Appetite - decreased
Loss of balance see Dizziness
Loss of bladder control see Urinary incontinence
Loss of bowel control see Bowel incontinence
Loss of consciousness - first aid see Unconsciousness - first aid
Loss of coordination see Movement - uncoordinated
Loss of hair see Hair loss
Loss of hearing see Hearing loss
Loss of memory see Memory loss
Loss of movement see Muscle function loss
Loss of sensation see Numbness and tingling
Loss of smell see Smell - impaired
Loss of taste see Taste - impaired
Loss of vision see Blindness
Loss of voice see Hoarseness or changing voice
Loss of weight see Weight loss - unintentional
Lou Gehrig's disease see Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis
Louis-Bar syndrome see Ataxia - telangiectasia
Low back pain see Back pain - low
Low birth weight see Small for gestational age (SGA)
Low blood magnesium see Hypomagnesemia
Low blood phosphate see Hypophosphatemia
Low blood potassium see Hypokalemia
Low blood pressure see Blood pressure - low
Low blood sugar see Hypoglycemia
Low body temperature see Hypothermia
Low density lipoprotein see LDL
Low density lipoprotein receptor mutation see Familial hypercholesterolemia
Low nasal bridge
Low-grade chronic hyperbilirubinemia see Gilbert’s syndrome
Low-set ears see Pinna abnormalities and low-set ears
Lower abdominal pain see Groin pain
Lower esophageal ring (Schatzki)
Lower extremity venography
Lower gastrointestinal series see Barium enema
Lower GI bleeding see Gastrointestinal bleeding
Lower leg pain see Shin splints
Lower urinary tract obstruction see Bladder outlet obstruction
Loxia see Torticollis
Lp(a) see Lipoprotein-a
LSD abuse see Drug abuse
Lucey-Driscol syndrome see Transient familial hyperbilirubinemia
Ludwig’s angina
Lues see Syphilis
Lumbar pain see Back pain - low
Lumbar puncture see CSF collection
Lumbar radiculopathy see Herniated nucleus pulposus (slipped disk)
Lumbar spinal surgery see Spinal surgery - lumbar
Lumbosacral spine CT
Lumbosacral spine MRI
Lumbosacral spine x-ray
Lump in the abdomen
Lump in the armpit see Armpit lump
Lump in the groin see Groin lump
Lump in the neck see Neck lump
Lump in the rectum see Hemorrhoids
Lump in the testicle see Testicle lump
Lumpectomy see Breast lump removal
Lumps in the breasts
Lumpy jaw see Actinomycosis
Lung biopsy see Lung surgery
Lung blood clot see Pulmonary embolus
Lung cancer
Lung cancer - non-small cell
Lung cancer - small cell
Lung collapse - spontaneous see Spontaneous pneumothorax
Lung diffusion testing
Lung disease
Lung disease - resources
Lung disease - rheumatoid arthritis see Rheumatoid lung disease
Lung function tests see Pulmonary function tests
Lung gallium (Ga.) scan
Lung metastases see Metastatic cancer to the lung
Lung needle biopsy
Lung needle biopsy culture
Lung scan see Lung gallium (Ga.) scan
Lung sounds see Breath sounds
Lung surgery
Lung tissue removal see Lung surgery
Lung transplant
Lung ventilation/perfusion scan see Pulmonary ventilation/perfusion scan
Lung water see Pulmonary edema
Lung/pulmonary congestion see Pulmonary edema
Lupoid hepatitis see Autoimmune hepatitis
Lupus see Systemic lupus erythematosus
Lupus - resources
Lupus anticoagulants
Lupus erythematosus see Systemic lupus erythematosus
Lupus erythematosus test see LE cell test
Lupus glomerular disease see Lupus nephritis
Lupus nephritis
Luteal phase defect
Luteinizing hormone see LH blood test
Luteinizing hormone response to gonadotropin-releasing hormone see LH response to GnRH
Luteinizing hormone urine test (home test) see LH urine test (home test )
LVAD see Ventricular assist device
Lye see Sodium hydroxide poisoning
Lyell's syndrome see Erythema multiforme
Lyme borreliosis see Lyme disease - primary
Lyme disease
Lyme disease - chronic persistent
Lyme disease - early disseminated
Lyme disease - primary
Lyme disease - secondary or stage 2 see Lyme disease - early disseminated
Lyme disease antibody
Lyme disease serology see Lyme disease antibody
Lymph follicular hypertrophy
Lymph gland infection see Lymphadenitis and lymphangitis
Lymph node biopsy
Lymph node culture
Lymph node infection see Lymphadenitis and lymphangitis
Lymph nodes - swollen see Swollen glands
Lymph nodes enlarged-axillary see Armpit lump
Lymph system
Lymphadenitis and lymphangitis
Lymphadenoid goiter see Chronic thyroiditis (Hashimoto’s disease)
Lymphadenopathy see Lymph follicular hypertrophy
Lymphangiogram
Lymphangiography see Lymphangiogram
lymphangioma see Cystic hygroma
Lymphatic obstruction
Lymphedema see Lymphatic obstruction
Lymphoblastic lymphoma see Non-Hodgkin's lymphoma
Lymphocytic lymphoma see Non-Hodgkin's lymphoma
Lymphocytic thyroiditis see Painless (silent) thyroiditis
Lymphogranuloma inguinale see Lymphogranuloma venereum
Lymphogranuloma venereum
Lymphography see Lymphangiogram
Lymphoid hyperplasia
Lymphoid hypertrophy see Lymphoid hyperplasia
Lymphoma - brain see Primary lymphoma of the brain
Lymphoma - Hodgkin's see Hodgkin’s lymphoma
Lymphoma - mediastinal see Mediastinal tumor
Lymphoma - non-Hodgkin's see Non-Hodgkin's lymphoma
Lymphopathia venereum see Lymphogranuloma venereum
Mg+2 see Serum magnesium - test
MI see Heart attack
MIBG (iodine-131-meta-iodobenzylguanidine) scintiscan
MIBI stress test see Thallium and sestamibi stress tests
Microalbuminuria test
Microcephaly
Microdecompression see Microdiskectomy
Microdiskectomy
Micrognathia
Microsomal antibody see Antithyroid microsomal antibody
MID see Multi-infarct dementia
MIDCAB see Minimally invasive heart surgery
Midcycle pain see Mittelschmerz
Middle ear infection - acute see Ear infection - acute
Middle ear infection - chronic see Otitis media - chronic
Midface trauma see Facial trauma
Midline granulomatosis see Wegener’s granulomatosis
Migraine
Migraine - classic see Migraine with aura
Migraine - common see Migraine without aura
Migraine - resources
Migraine with aura
Migraine without aura
Migrainous neuralgia see Cluster headaches
Mild chronic hepatitis see Chronic persistent hepatitis
Mildew remover
Milia
Miliaria see Rash - child under 2 years
Miliary tuberculosis see Disseminated tuberculosis
Milk - breast see Breast milk
Milk - human see Breast milk
Milk and children see Cow’s milk and children
Milk intolerance see Lactose intolerance
Milk secretions see Nipple discharge - abnormal
Milk-alkali syndrome
Mill fever see Byssinosis
Millipedes
Mimic spasm see Facial tics
Minamata Bay disease see Methylmercury poisoning
Mineral metabolism disorders
Mineral oil overdose
Mineral spirits
Mini stroke see Transient ischemic attack (TIA)
Minimal change disease
Minimal change nephrotic syndrome see Minimal change disease
Minimally invasive direct coronary artery bypass see Minimally invasive heart surgery
Minimally invasive heart surgery
Misaligned teeth see Malocclusion of teeth
Miscarriage
Missed periods see Menstruation - absent
Mistletoe
Mite bite see Insect bites and stings
Mitral insufficiency see Mitral regurgitation - acute
Mitral regurgitation - acute
Mitral regurgitation - chronic
Mitral stenosis
Mitral valve insufficiency see Mitral regurgitation - chronic
Mitral valve obstruction see Mitral stenosis
Mitral valve prolapse
Mittelschmerz
Mixed receptive-expressive language disorder
Mixed tension migraine
MLD see Metachromatic leukodystrophy
MMK see Surgeries for female stress incontinence
MMR - vaccine
Molar pregnancy see Hydatidiform mole
Molding of the newborn's head see Newborn head molding
Mole see Birthmarks - pigmented
Molipaxin see Trazodone hydrochloride overdose
Molluscum contagiosum
Mongolian blue spots
Mongolian slant see Palpebral slant - eye
Mongolian spots see Mongolian blue spots
Monilial vaginitis see Vaginal yeast infection
Moniliasis - oral see Oral thrush
Mono see Mononucleosis
Mononeuritis multiplex
Mononeuropathy
Mononeuropathy multiplex see Mononeuritis multiplex
Mononucleosis
Mononucleosis spot test
Monorchism see Undescended testicle
Monosomy X see Turner syndrome
Monospot see Epstein-Barr virus test
Monospot test see Mononucleosis spot test
Monounsaturated fat see Fat
Mood changes see Depression
Moon face see Facial swelling
Morbid obesity
Morelle noire poisoning see Black nightshade poisoning
Morning sickness
Morning-after pill see Emergency contraception
Moro reflex
Morphine overdose
Morquio syndrome
Mosaicism
Moth balls see Naphthalene
Moth flakes see Naphthalene
Motormental retardation
Motrin overdose
Motrin overdose see Ibuprofen overdose
Mottling see Skin color - patchy
Mountain fever see Colorado tick fever
Mountain sickness see Acute mountain sickness
Mountain tick fever see Colorado tick fever
Mourning see Grief
Mouth cancer see Oral cancer
Mouth lesion biopsy see Oropharynx lesion biopsy
Mouth sores
Mouth ulcers
Mouthwash overdose
Movement - uncontrollable
Movement - uncontrolled or slow
Movement - uncoordinated
Movement - unpredictable or jerky
Movements - inability to perform useful tasks see Inability to use objects and perform tasks
MPGN II see Membranoproliferative GN II
MPGN type I see Membranoproliferative GN I
MPS I see Hurler syndrome
MRA see Magnetic resonance angiography
MRI
MRI - cranial see MRI of the head
MRI of lumbosacral spine see Lumbosacral spine MRI
MRI of the abdomen see Abdominal MRI
MRI of the head
MRI of the heart see Heart MRI
MRI of the spine see Spine MRI
MRI of the thorax see Chest MRI
MRSA infection
MS see Multiple sclerosis
MSG (monosodium glutamate) syndrome see Chinese restaurant syndrome
MSUD see Maple syrup urine disease
MTC see Medullary carcinoma of thyroid
Mucocele see Mucous cyst
Mucocutaneous lymph node syndrome see Kawasaki disease
Mucopolysaccharides
Mucopolysaccharidosis see Mucopolysaccharides
Mucopolysaccharidosis type I see Hurler syndrome
Mucopolysaccharidosis type I see Scheie syndrome
Mucopolysaccharidosis type II, Iduronate sulfatase deficiency see Hunter syndrome
Mucopolysaccharidosis type IS see Scheie syndrome
Mucopolysaccharidosis type IVA (galactosamine-6-sulfatase deficiency) see Morquio syndrome
Mucopolysaccharidosis type IVB (beta galactosidase deficiency) see Morquio syndrome
Mucormycosis
Mucosa
Mucosal lacerations - gastroesophageal junction see Mallory-Weiss tear
Mucous colitis see Irritable bowel syndrome
Mucous cyst
Mucous gland adenoma see Bronchial adenoma
Mucous membrane see Mucosa
Mucous retention cyst see Mucous cyst
Mud fever see Leptospirosis
Mulberry teeth see Tooth - abnormal shape
Multi-infarct dementia
Multifocal atrial tachycardia
Multifocal neuropathy see Mononeuritis multiplex
Multinodular hepatic hemangiomatosis see Hepatic hemangioma
Multiple Endocrine Neoplasia (MEN) II
Multiple Endocrine Neoplasia Type I
Multiple gate acquisition scan (MUGA) see Nuclear ventriculography
Multiple lentigines syndrome
Multiple lipoprotein-type hyperlipidemia see Familial combined hyperlipidemia
Multiple myeloma
Multiple sclerosis
Multiple sclerosis - resources
Multiple system atrophy
Multiple vitamin overdose
Mumps
Mumps vaccination see MMR - vaccine
Munchausen syndrome by proxy
Murine see Tetrahydrozoline
Murine typhus see Typhus
Muscle - jerky movements (uncontrolled) see Movement - unpredictable or jerky
Muscle aches
Muscle atrophy
Muscle biopsy
Muscle contraction headache see Tension headache
Muscle cramps
Muscle fasciculation see Muscle twitching
Muscle function loss
Muscle glycogen phosphorylase deficiency see McArdle syndrome
Muscle pain see Muscle aches
Muscle strain treatment
Muscle twitching
Muscle wasting see Muscle atrophy
Muscle weakness see Weakness
Muscle weakness associated with aging see Aging changes in the bones - muscles - joints
Muscular dystrophy
Muscular dystrophy - Duchenne type see Duchenne muscular dystrophy
Muscular dystrophy - limb-girdle type see Limb-girdle muscular dystrophies
Muscular dystrophy - resources
Mushroom picker's disease see Hypersensitivity pneumonitis
Myalgia see Muscle aches
Myasthenia gravis
Myasthenia gravis - resources
Myasthenic syndrome see Lambert-Eaton Syndrome
Mycetoma see Pulmonary aspergilloma (mycetoma)
Mycobacteria other than tuberculosis see Atypical mycobacterial infection
Mycobacterial culture of bone marrow
Mycobacterial culture of liver biopsy
Mycobacterial culture of suspected non-pulmonary site of pathology
Mycoplasma pneumonia
Mycotic arthritis see Fungal arthritis
Myelin
Myelofibrosis see Primary myelofibrosis
Myelography see Lumbosacral spine x-ray
Myeloid metaplasia see Primary myelofibrosis
Myeloma - multiple see Multiple myeloma
Myelomeningocele (children)
Myelomeningocele closure see Meningocele repair
Myelomeningocele repair see Meningocele repair
Myeloproliferative disorder see Polycythemia vera
Myitis see Myositis
Myocardial biopsy
Myocardial contusion
Myocardial infarction see Heart attack
Myocarditis
Myofascial pain syndrome see Fibromyalgia
Myoglobin - serum
Myoglobin - urine
Myogram see Electromyography
Myoma see Uterine fibroids
Myonecrosis see Gas gangrene
Myopathic changes
Myophosphorylase deficiency see McArdle syndrome
Myopia see Nearsightedness
Myositis
Myotonia congenita
MyPyramid see Food guide pyramid
Myringotomy see Ear tube insertion
Myristical oil
Myxedema see Hypothyroidism
Myxomatous mitral valve see Mitral valve prolapse
M.D. profession see Doctor of medicine profession (MD)
Macroamylasemia
Macrocephaly see Increased head circumference
Macrocytic achylic anemia see Pernicious anemia
Macrocytic anemia see Anemia - B12 deficiency
Macroglobulinemia - primary see Macroglobulinemia of Waldenstrom
Macroglobulinemia of Waldenstrom
Macroglossia
Macrophage see Histiocyte
Macrosomia
Macula see Macula lutea
Macula lutea
Macular degeneration
Macule
Magic markers
Magnesium - low see Hypomagnesemia
Magnesium in diet
Magnetic resonance angiography
Magnetic resonance imaging see MRI
Magnetic resonance imaging - abdomen see Abdominal MRI
Magnetic resonance imaging - cardiac see Heart MRI
Magnetic resonance imaging - chest see Chest MRI
Magnetic resonance imaging - cranial see MRI of the head
Magnetic resonance imaging - lumbosacral spine see Lumbosacral spine MRI
Magnetic resonance imaging - spine see Spine MRI
Major depression
Major depression with psychotic features
Major depressive disorder see Major depression
Make-up
Malabsorption
Malaise
Malaria
Malathion poisoning
Male condoms see Condoms
Male fertility test see Semen analysis
Male PAP test see Prostatic acid phosphatase (PAP)
Male pattern baldness
Male reproductive changes see Aging changes in the male reproductive system
Malignancy
Malignant hypertension (arteriolar nephrosclerosis)
Malignant hyperthermia
Malignant malnutrition see Kwashiorkor
Malignant melanoma - choroid see Melanoma of the eye
Malignant melanoma - eye see Melanoma of the eye
Malignant otitis externa
Malignant plasmacytoma see Multiple myeloma
Malignant teratoma
Malignant tumor see Cancer
Mallory-Weiss tear
Malnutrition
Malocclusion of teeth
Malposition of the uterus see Retroversion of the uterus
Malpresentations see Delivery presentations
Malta fever see Brucellosis
Mammary dysplasia see Fibrocystic breast disease
Mammogram see Mammography
Mammogram - calcifications
Mammogram - recommended age
Mammography
Mammoplasty see Cosmetic breast surgery
Mandibulofacial dysostosis see Treacher-Collins syndrome
Manic depression see Bipolar disorder
Manic depressive illness see Bipolar affective disorder
Manic-depressive disorder - depressed phase see Bipolar disorder - depressed
Maple syrup urine disease
Marfan syndrome
Margarine vs. butter
Marijuana abuse see Drug abuse
Marijuana intoxication
Marine animal stings or bites
Marker X syndrome see Fragile X syndrome
Maroteaux-Malamut see Acrodysostosis
Marshall-Marchetti-Krantz operation see Surgeries for female stress incontinence
Martin-Bell syndrome see Fragile X syndrome
Mask of pregnancy see Melasma
Mass see Tumor
Mass in the abdomen see Abdominal mass
Mastalgia see Breast pain
Mastectomy
Mastitis see Breast infection
Mastocytoma see Urticaria pigmentosa
Mastocytosis see Urticaria pigmentosa
Mastodynia see Breast pain
Mastoidectomy
Mastoiditis
Mastopexy see Cosmetic breast surgery
Maternal blood loss see Vaginal bleeding in pregnancy
Maternal deprivation syndrome
Maternal drug abuse see Infant of a substance-abusing mother
Mathematics disorder
Matting acid see Sulfuric acid poisoning
Maturation - sexual see Puberty and adolescence
Maxillofacial injury see Facial trauma
McArdle syndrome
McCune-Albright syndrome
MCH (mean corpuscular hemoglobin) see RBC indices
MCHC (mean corpuscular hemoglobin concentration) see RBC indices
MCL injury see Medial collateral ligament (MCL) injury of the knee
MCV (mean corpuscular volume) see RBC indices
MD see Muscular dystrophy
Measles
Measles - mumps - rubella (MMR) vaccine see MMR - vaccine
Meatal stenosis
Meballymal see Secobarbital overdose
Mechanical ventilator - infants
Meckel's diverticulum
Meckel’s diverticulectomy
Meclofenamate overdose
Meconium
Meconium aspiration (inhalation)
Meconium aspiration syndrome (MAS) see Meconium aspiration (inhalation)
Medial
Medial collateral ligament (MCL) injury of the knee
Median nerve dysfunction see Carpal tunnel syndrome
Mediastinal emphysema see Pneumomediastinum
Mediastinal tumor
Mediastinitis
Mediastinoscopy with biopsy
Medical emergencies - how to recognize them see Recognizing medical emergencies
Medications - how to get prescription filled see Getting a prescription filled
Medications for pain see Pain medications
Medications to have at home see Home pharmacy
Medicine storage see Storing medicine safely
Mediterranean anemia see Thalassemia
Medullary carcinoma of thyroid
Medullary cystic kidney disease
Medulloblastoma - adults see Brain tumor - adults
Medulloblastoma - children see Brain tumor - children
Megaloblastic anemia
Megarectum see Toxic megacolon
Mehlä hrschaden see Kwashiorkor
Meibomian gland lipogranuloma see Chalazion
Meibomianitis
Melancholy see Depression
Melanin
Melanin - urine see Urine melanin
Melanodermic leukodystrophy see Adrenoleukodystrophy
Melanoma
Melanoma of the eye
Melasma
Melena see Bloody or tarry stools
Mellaril see Thioridazine poisoning
Membranoproliferative glomerulonephritis (type I) see Membranoproliferative GN I
Membranoproliferative glomerulonephritis (type II) see Membranoproliferative GN II
Membranoproliferative GN I
Membranoproliferative GN II
Membranous glomerulonephritis see Membranous nephropathy
Membranous GN see Membranous nephropathy
Membranous nephropathy
Memory see Mental status tests
Memory Aids see Remembering tips
Memory loss
MEN I see Multiple Endocrine Neoplasia Type I
Meniere’s disease
Meningioma - adults see Brain tumor - adults
Meningioma - children see Brain tumor - children
Meningitis
Meningitis - cryptococcal
Meningitis - gram-negative
Meningitis - H. influenzae
Meningitis - meningococcal
Meningitis - pneumococcal
Meningitis - staphylococcal
Meningitis - syphilitic see Syphilitic aseptic meningitis
Meningitis - tuberculous
Meningocele repair
Meningococcal bacteremia see Meningococcemia
Meningococcal blood poisoning see Meningococcemia
Meningococcal meningitis see Meningitis - meningococcal
Meningococcal septicemia see Meningococcemia
Meningococcemia
Meniscal allograft transplantation
Meniscus tears
Menkes kinky hair syndrome see Menkes syndrome
Menkes syndrome
Menopause
Menorrhagia see Menstrual periods - heavy, prolonged, or irregular
Menstrual cramp relief
Menstrual cramps see Painful menstrual periods
Menstrual pain - adolescent see Dysmenorrhea in the adolescent
Menstrual periods - heavy, prolonged, or irregular
Menstrual periods and bloating see Bloating and menstruation
Menstruation - absent
Menstruation - painful see Painful menstrual periods
Mental retardation
Mental status - decreased see Consciousness - decreased
Mental status change see Unconsciousness - first aid
Mental status tests
Menthol and methyl-salicylate see Sports cream overdose
Menthol overdose
Mepergan forte overdose see Meperidine hydrochloride overdose
Meperidine hydrochloride overdose
Meprobamate overdose
Merbromin overdose
Mercaptothion poisoning see Malathion poisoning
Mercuric chloride
Mercuric oxide
Mercurochrome poisoning see Merbromin overdose
Mercury
Merthiolate
Mesangial proliferative glomerulonephritis
Mesangiocapillary glomerulonephritis (type I) see Membranoproliferative GN I
Mesangiocapillary glomerulonephritis (type II) see Membranoproliferative GN II
Mesenteric arteriography
Mesenteric artery ischemia
Mesenteric Vascular Disease see Mesenteric artery ischemia
Mesenteric venous thrombosis
Mesothelioma (benign-fibrous)
Mesothelioma (malignant)
Metabolic acidosis
Metabolic neuropathies
Metabolic panel 20 see CHEM-20
Metabolic panel 7 see CHEM-7
Metabolism
Metabolism - inborn errors of see Inborn errors of metabolism
Metabolite
Metachromatic leukodystrophy
Metal cleaner
Metal polishes
Metallic taste see Taste - impaired
Metanephrine see Catecholamines - urine
Metastases to the liver see Liver metastases
Metastasis
Metastatic brain tumor
Metastatic cancer see Metastasis
Metastatic cancer to the lung
Metastatic pleural tumor
Metatarsus adductus
Metatarsus varus see Metatarsus adductus
Metered-dose inhaler administration see How to use an inhaler
Methadone overdose
Methanol see Wood alcohol
Methanol - screen see Toxicology screen
Methanol intoxication
Methanol overdose
Methanol test
Methapyrilene hydrochloride overdose
Methemoglobin see Hemoglobin derivatives
Methemoglobinemia
Methemoglobinemia - acquired
Methicillin-resistant see MRSA infection
Methotrexate - serum see Therapeutic drug levels
Methyl salicylate overdose
Methyl-salicylate and menthol see Sports cream overdose
Methylene blue test
Methylmalonic acid
Methylmalonic acidemia
Methylmercury poisoning
Methylmorphine overdose see Codeine overdose
Metopic ridge
Metrorrhagia see Vaginal bleeding between periods
Metrorrhagia and other menstrual conditions see Menstrual periods - heavy, prolonged, or irregular
Metyrapone test
Na+ see Serum sodium
Nabothian cyst
Nail abnormalities
Nail blanch test see Capillary nail refill test
Nail care for newborns
Nail polish poisoning
Nails - fungal infection see Fungal nail infection
NALD see Adrenoleukodystrophy
Nalfon see Fenoprofen calcium overdose
Nalfon overdose
Naphthalene
Naprosyn overdose
Naproxen sodium see Naprosyn overdose
Narcissistic personality disorder
Narcolepsy
Narcotic abuse see Drug abuse
Narcotics - screen see Toxicology screen
Nasal allergies see Allergic rhinitis
Nasal congestion
Nasal congestion see Nasal congestion
Nasal CPAP
Nasal discharge
Nasal flaring
Nasal mucosal biopsy
Nasal polyps
Nasal septum repair see Septoplasty
Nasal tumor see Juvenile angiofibroma
Nasogastric tube suction see Gastric suction
Nasopharyngeal culture
Natal teeth
Natural short sleeper
Nausea - persistent - in pregnancy see Hyperemesis gravidarum
Nausea and acupressure
Nausea and vomiting
Nausea in the morning - females see Morning sickness
NBP see Prostatitis - nonbacterial
NBT test see Nitroblue tetrazolium test
NCV see Nerve conduction velocity
Near drowning
Nearsightedness
Nearsightedness surgery see Corneal surgery
NEC see Necrotizing enterocolitis
Neck arthritis see Cervical spondylosis
Neck lump
Neck pain
Neck stiffness see Neck pain
Neck x-ray
Neck/spinal injury see Spinal/neck injury
Necrosis
Necrosis - acute tubular see Acute tubular necrosis
Necrosis - renal papillae see Renal papillary necrosis
Necrosis - renal tubular see Acute tubular necrosis
Necrotizing colitis see Pseudomembranous colitis
Necrotizing enterocolitis
Necrotizing fasciitis see Necrotizing soft tissue infection
Necrotizing glomerulonephritis see Rapidly progressive (crescentic) glomerulonephritis
Necrotizing granuloma
Necrotizing pneumonia see Aspiration pneumonia
Necrotizing soft tissue infection
Necrotizing vasculitis
Needle biopsy of the pleura see Pleural needle biopsy
Needle cricothyrotomy see Emergency airway puncture
Nembutal overdose
Neonatal adrenoleukodystrophy see Adrenoleukodystrophy
Neonatal conjunctivitis
Neonatal cystic fibrosis screening
Neonatal intensive care unit - house staff see NICU house staff
Neonatal intensive care unit staff see NICU consultants and support staff
Neonatal polycythemia see Hyperviscosity - newborn
Neonatal respiratory distress syndrome see Respiratory distress syndrome (RDS) in infants
Neonatal rickets see Osteopenia - premature infants
Neonatal teeth see Natal teeth
Neonate
Neoplasm see Tumor
Nephrectomy see Kidney removal
Nephritis - interstitial see Interstitial nephritis
Nephritis - lupus see Lupus nephritis
Nephritis syndrome - acute see Acute nephritic syndrome
Nephroblastoma see Wilms tumor
Nephrocalcinosis
Nephrogenic diabetes insipidus see Diabetes insipidus - nephrogenic
Nephrogenic diabetes insipidus - congenital see Congenital nephrogenic diabetes insipidus
Nephrolithiasis see Kidney stones
Nephropathy - analgesic see Analgesic nephropathy
Nephropathy - IgA see IgA nephropathy (Berger’s disease)
Nephropathy - reflux see Reflux nephropathy
Nephrosclerosis - arteriolar see Malignant hypertension (arteriolar nephrosclerosis)
Nephrosis see Nephrotic syndrome
Nephrotic syndrome
Nephrotic syndrome - congenital see Congenital nephrotic syndrome
Nerve biopsy
Nerve conduction velocity
Nerve damage - diabetic see Diabetic neuropathy
Nerve deafness see Sensorineural deafness
Nerve pain see Neuralgia
Nervous indigestion see Irritable bowel syndrome
Neuralgia
Neuritis - peripheral see Peripheral neuropathy
Neuroblastoma
Neuroendocrine tumors see Pancreatic islet cell tumor
Neurofibromatosis 2
Neurofibromatosis-1
Neurogenic bladder
Neuroglioma - adults see Brain tumor - adults
Neuroglioma - children see Brain tumor - children
Neurologic deficit
Neurologic orthostatic hypotension see Multiple system atrophy
Neurological deficits - focal see Focal neurological deficits
Neuronal ceroid lipofuscinoses (NCLS)
Neuropathy - alcoholic see Alcoholic neuropathy
Neuropathy - autonomic see Autonomic neuropathy
Neuropathy - axillary nerve see Axillary nerve dysfunction
Neuropathy - brachial plexus see Brachial plexopathy
Neuropathy - common peroneal nerve see Common peroneal nerve dysfunction
Neuropathy - distal median nerve see Distal median nerve dysfunction
Neuropathy - facial see Facial nerve palsy
Neuropathy - femoral nerve see Femoral nerve dysfunction
Neuropathy - isolated see Mononeuropathy
Neuropathy - peripheral see Peripheral neuropathy
Neuropathy - peroneal (hereditary) see Charcot-Marie-Tooth disease (hereditary)
Neuropathy - radial nerve see Radial nerve dysfunction
Neuropathy - sciatic nerve see Sciatica
Neuropathy - tibial nerve see Tibial nerve dysfunction
Neuropathy - ulnar nerve see Ulnar nerve dysfunction
Neuropathy secondary to drugs
Neuroretinitis
Neurosarcoidosis
Neurosurgery see Brain surgery
Neurosyphilis
Neurotic depression (dysthymia) see Dysthymia
Neutropenia see Agranulocytosis
Neutropenia - infants
Nevi see Birthmarks - pigmented
Nevoid basal cell carcinoma syndrome see Basal cell nevus syndrome
Nevus araneus see Spider angioma
Nevus flammeus see Port-wine stain
Nevus sebaceous see Birthmarks - pigmented
Nevus simplex see Stork bite
Nevus varicosus osteohypertrophicus syndrome see Klippel-Trenaunay syndrome
Nevus verucosus hypertrophicans see Klippel-Trenaunay syndrome
New-onset angina see Unstable angina
Newborn see Neonate
Newborn breast swelling see Hormonal effects in newborns
Newborn conjunctivitis see Neonatal conjunctivitis
Newborn cranial deformation see Newborn head molding
Newborn head molding
Newborn intensive care unit - house staff see NICU house staff
Newborn jaundice
Newborn scoring see APGAR
Newborn Screening Tests
Newborn skin characteristics see Skin characteristics in newborns
NF1 see Neurofibromatosis-1
NF2 see Neurofibromatosis 2
NG - infants see Feeding tube - infants
NH4+ test see Ammonium ion
Niacin
Nicotine
Nicotine withdrawal
Nicotinic acid see Niacin
NICU consultants and support staff
NICU house staff
Niemann-Pick
Night blindness see Vision - night blindness
Night terror
Nightmares
Nightmares - repeated see Repeated nightmares
Nightshade poisoning see Black nightshade poisoning
Nighttime penile tape test see Erection self-test
Nikolsky’s sign
Nil disease see Minimal change disease
Nipple discharge - abnormal
Nipple problems
Nipple soreness when breast-feeding see Overcoming breastfeeding problems
Nitric acid
Nitroblue tetrazolium test
Nitroglycerin overdose
Nitroprusside test see Serum ketones
Nits see Head lice
Nizatidine see H2 Receptor antagonists poisoning
NKHHC see Diabetic hyperglycemic hyperosmolar coma
NMR - abdomen see Abdominal MRI
NMR - cardiac see Heart MRI
NMR - chest see Chest MRI
NMR - cranial see MRI of the head
NMR - lumbosacral spine see Lumbosacral spine MRI
NMR - spine see Spine MRI
No periods see Amenorrhea - primary
Nocardia infection
Nocardiosis see Nocardia infection
Nocardiosis - pulmonary see Pulmonary nocardiosis
Nocturia see Urination - excessive at night
Nocturnal myoclonus see Restless leg syndrome
Nocturnal penile tumescence (NPT) stamp test see Erection self-test
Nodules
Noises or buzzing in the ears see Ear noises or buzzing
Nolamine see Phenindamine overdose
Noma
Non-A or non-B hepatitis see Hepatitis C
Non-cardiac chest pain see Heartburn
Non-cardiogenic pulmonary edema see ARDS (acute respiratory distress syndrome)
Non-gonococcal (septic) bacterial arthritis
Non-Hodgkin's lymphoma
Non-small cell lung cancer see Lung cancer - non-small cell
Non-stress test see Fetal heart monitoring
Nonimmune thrombocytopenia - drug-induced see Drug-induced nonimmune thrombocytopenia
Noninsulin-dependent diabetes see Type 2 diabetes
Noninvasive
Nonketotic hyperglycemic hyperosmolar coma see Diabetic hyperglycemic hyperosmolar coma
Nonlipid reticuloendotheliosis see Histiocytosis
Nonorganic failure to thrive see Maternal deprivation syndrome
Nonpolio enterovirus infection see ECHO virus
Nonseminomatous germ cell tumor - teratoma see Malignant teratoma
Nonspecific back pain
Nontropical sprue see Celiac disease - sprue
Nontuberculous atypical mycobacterial disease see Atypical mycobacterial infection
Noonan syndrome
Norepinephrine - blood see Catecholamines - blood
Norepinephrine-urine test see Catecholamines - urine
Normal body temperature see Body temperature normals
Normal childhood growth milestones see Developmental milestones record
Normal childhood growth milestones - 12 months see Developmental milestones record - 12 months
Normal childhood growth milestones - 18 months see Developmental milestones record - 18 months
Normal childhood growth milestones - 2 months see Developmental milestones record - 2 months
Normal childhood growth milestones - 2 years see Developmental milestones record - 2 years
Normal childhood growth milestones - 3 years see Developmental milestones record - 3 years
Normal childhood growth milestones - 4 months see Developmental milestones record - 4 months
Normal childhood growth milestones - 4 years see Developmental milestones record - 4 years
Normal childhood growth milestones - 5 years see Developmental milestones record - 5 years
Normal childhood growth milestones - 6 months see Developmental milestones record - 6 months
Normal childhood growth milestones - 9 months see Developmental milestones record - 9 months
Normal growth and development
Normal pressure hydrocephalus (NPH)
Normetanephrine see Catecholamines - urine
Norpamin see Desipramine hydrochloride overdose
Norphenamine see Phenindamine overdose
Norpramin overdose
North American blastomycosis see Blastomycosis
Nortriptyline - serum see Therapeutic drug levels
Norwalk virus see Viral gastroenteritis
Nose - bulbous see Rhinophyma
Nose - congested see Nasal congestion
Nose - objects in see Foreign body in the nose
Nose biopsy see Nasal mucosal biopsy
Nose emergency
Nose fracture
Nosebleed
Nosebleed treatment
Nosocomial pneumonia see Hospital-acquired pneumonia
Nostrils - flaring see Nasal flaring
Not breathing see Breathing - slowed or stopped
Notifiable diseases see Reportable diseases
Novoxapam see Oxazepam overdose
Novoxapin see Doxepin poisoning
NSCLC see Lung cancer - non-small cell
NST see Fetal heart monitoring
Nuclear magnetic resonance - abdomen see Abdominal MRI
Nuclear magnetic resonance - cardiac see Heart MRI
Nuclear magnetic resonance - chest see Chest MRI
Nuclear magnetic resonance - cranial see MRI of the head
Nuclear magnetic resonance - lumbosacral spine see Lumbosacral spine MRI
Nuclear magnetic resonance - spine see Spine MRI
Nuclear magnetic resonance (NMR) imaging see MRI
Nuclear medicine scan see Isotope study
Nuclear radiography see Isotope study
Nuclear scan - liver or spleen see Liver scan
Nuclear scan - technetium see Liver scan
Nuclear scan - thyroid see Thyroid scan
Nuclear ventriculography
Numbness and tingling
Nummular dermatitis see Nummular eczema
Nummular eczema
Nuprin overdose see Ibuprofen overdose
Nurse midwife profession see Certified Nurse Midwife profession (CNM)
Nurse practitioner (NP)
Nursemaid’s elbow
Nurses see Types of health care providers
Nursing see Breastfeeding
Nursing mothers - self-care see Breast-feeding mothers - self-care
Nutmeg oil see Myristical oil
Nutrition - inadequate see Malnutrition
Nutrition and athletic performance
Nutrition and substance abuse see Diet and substance abuse recovery
Nutrition labeling see Food labeling
Nyctalopia see Vision - night blindness
Nyctanopia see Vision - night blindness
Nystagmus see Eye movements - uncontrollable
Nytol overdose
O'nyong-nyong fever see Dengue fever
OA see Osteoarthritis
Obesity
Obesity hypoventilation syndrome (OHS)
OBS see Organic brain syndrome
Obsessive-compulsive disorder
Obsessive-compulsive neurosis see Obsessive-compulsive disorder
Obsessive-compulsive personality disorder
Obstetric sonogram see Pregnancy ultrasound
Obstetric ultrasonography see Pregnancy ultrasound
Obstructed airway see Foreign object - inhaled or swallowed
Obstruction of the ureteropelvic junction see UPJ obstruction
Obstructive sleep apnea syndrome see Sleep apnea
Obstructive uropathy
Obstructive uropathy - bilateral - acute see Acute bilateral obstructive uropathy
Obstructive uropathy - bilateral - chronic see Chronic bilateral obstructive uropathy
Obstructive uropathy - unilateral - acute see Acute unilateral obstructive uropathy
Obstructive uropathy - unilateral - chronic see Chronic unilateral obstructive uropathy
Obtundation see Consciousness - decreased
Occipital-frontal circumference see Head circumference
Occlusion - renal artery see Renal artery stenosis
Occlusion - renal vein see Renal vein thrombosis
Occupational asthma
Occupational bronchitis see Industrial bronchitis
Occupational hearing loss
OCD see Obsessive-compulsive disorder
OCG see Oral cholecystogram
Ochronosis see Alkaptonuria
Ocular albinism see Albinism
Ocular larva migrans see Visceral larva migrans
Ocular melanoma see Melanoma of the eye
Ocular motility examination see Extraocular muscle function testing
Oculocutaneous albinism see Albinism
Oculoglandular syndrome see Parinaud syndrome
Oculomotor palsy see Cranial mononeuropathy III - compression type
Odynophagia see Swallowing pain or burning
OFC see Head circumference
Off-pump coronary artery bypass see Minimally invasive heart surgery
OG - infants see Feeding tube - infants
Ogilvie's syndrome see Primary intestinal pseudo-obstruction
Ohio River Valley fever see Histoplasmosis
Oil see Diesel oil
Oil of vitriol see Sulfuric acid poisoning
Oil of wintergreen overdose see Methyl salicylate overdose
Oily hair
Oily skin
Oleander
Oligodendroglioma - adults see Brain tumor - adults
Oligodendroglioma - children see Brain tumor - children
Oliguria see Urine output - decreased
Olivopontocerebellar atrophy
Olivopontocerebellar degeneration see Olivopontocerebellar atrophy
OME see Otitis media with effusion
Omphalocele
Omphalocele repair
Ondine's curse see Primary alveolar hypoventilation
Onychocryptosis see Ingrown toenail
Onycholysis see Nail abnormalities
Onychomycosis see Fungal nail infection
Oophoritis see Pelvic inflammatory disease (PID)
OPCA see Olivopontocerebellar atrophy
OPCAB see Minimally invasive heart surgery
Open angle glaucoma see Glaucoma
Open bite see Malocclusion of teeth
Open browlift see Forehead lift
Open cholecystectomy see Gallbladder removal
Open heart surgery
Open injury bleeding see Bleeding
Open lung biopsy
Open pleural biopsy
Open prostatectomy see Prostate removal
Open thyroid biopsy see Thyroid excisional biopsy
Open wound see Cuts and puncture wounds
Ophthalmalgia see Eye pain
Ophthalmia neonatorum see Neonatal conjunctivitis
Ophthalmoscopy
Opiate withdrawal
Opioid intoxication
Opisthotonos
Oppositional defiant disorder
Optic glioma
Optic nerve atrophy
Optic nerve glioma see Optic glioma
Optic neuritis
Oral cancer
Oral cholecystogram
Oral glucose tolerance test see Glucose tolerance test
Oral hypoglycemics overdose
Oral thrush see Thrush
Oral thrush
Oral ulcer see Mouth ulcers
Orange crush overdose see Dextromethorphan overdose
Orbit CT scan
Orbital cellulitis
Orbital pseudotumor
Orbital-craniofacial surgery see Head and face reconstruction
Orchidopexy see Undescended testicle repair
Orchiopexy see Undescended testicle repair
Orchitis
Organic brain syndrome
Organic mental disorder (OMS) see Organic brain syndrome
Orgasmic dysfunction
Orientation see Mental status tests
Ormond's disease see Retroperitoneal fibrosis
Ornamental pepper poisoning see Jerusalem cherry poisoning
Ornithosis see Psittacosis
Oropharynx lesion biopsy
Orthopnea see Breathing difficulty - lying down
Orudis overdose see Ketoprofen overdose
Osgood-Schlatter disease
Osler-Weber-Rendu syndrome
Osler's disease see Polycythemia vera
Osmolality
Osmolality - urine
Osmotic diuresis
Osmotic fragility
Osteitis deformans see Paget’s disease
Osteitis fibrosa
Osteitis fibrosa cystica see Osteitis fibrosa
Osteoarthritis
Osteoarthrosis see Osteoarthritis
Osteochondrosis see Osgood-Schlatter disease
Osteogenesis imperfecta
Osteogenic sarcoma see Osteosarcoma
Osteomalacia
Osteomalacia in children see Rickets
Osteomas see Benign ear cyst or tumor
Osteomyelitis
Osteomyelitis of the skull see Malignant otitis externa
Osteonecrosis see Aseptic necrosis
Osteopenia - premature infants
Osteoporosis
Osteoporosis and aging see Aging changes in the bones - muscles - joints
Osteosarcoma
Ostomy - resources
Otalgia see Earache
Otitis
Otitis externa - acute see Swimmer's ear
Otitis externa - chronic see Swimmer's ear - chronic
Otitis externa - malignant see Malignant otitis externa
Otitis media - acute see Ear infection - acute
Otitis media - chronic
Otitis media with effusion
Otoplasty see Cosmetic ear surgery
Otorrhea see Ear discharges or bleeding
Otosclerosis
Otoscope see Ear examination
Otospongiosis see Otosclerosis
Ovalocytosis - hereditary see Hereditary ovalocytosis
Ovarian cancer
Ovarian cancer dangers
Ovarian cysts
Ovarian growths
Ovarian hypofunction
Ovarian mass see Ovarian growths
Ovarian overproduction of androgens
Oven cleaners
Over-the-counter birth control
Overactive bladder see Urge incontinence
Overactive thyroid see Hyperthyroidism
Overbite see Malocclusion of teeth
Overbreathing see Rapid deep breathing (hyperventilation)
Overcoming breastfeeding problems
Overdose from drugs see Drug abuse first aid
Overeating - resources see Eating disorders - resources
Overgrowth - intestinal bacteria see Small bowel bacterial overgrowth
Ovulation pain see Mittelschmerz
Ovulation prediction test see LH urine test (home test )
Owren's disease see Factor V deficiency
Oxalic acid
Oxazepam overdose
Oxpam see Oxazepam overdose
Oxygen therapy - infants
Oxyuriasis see Pinworms
Oxyuriasis test see Pinworm test
Ozena
P.A.M.
PA/IVS see Pulmonary atresia
PABA poisoning see Para-aminobenzoic acid poisoning
Pacemaker
PAD see Arteriosclerosis of the extremities
Paget’s disease
Pain - abdomen see Abdominal pain
Pain - ankle see Ankle pain
Pain - back see Back pain - low
Pain - bones see Bone pain or tenderness
Pain - breast see Breast pain
Pain - ear see Earache
Pain - elbow see Elbow pain
Pain - eye see Eye pain
Pain - finger(s) see Finger pain
Pain - foot see Foot pain
Pain - groin see Groin pain
Pain - head see Headache
Pain - heel see Heel pain
Pain - hip see Hip pain
Pain - joints see Joint pain
Pain - knee see Knee pain
Pain - leg see Leg pain
Pain - muscles see Muscle aches
Pain - neck see Neck pain
Pain - passing stool see Tenesmus
Pain - penis see Penis pain
Pain - resources see Chronic pain - resources
Pain - rib cage see Rib cage pain
Pain - shins see Shin splints
Pain - shoulder see Shoulder pain
Pain - side see Flank pain
Pain - swallowing (burning) see Swallowing pain or burning
Pain - testicle(s) see Testicle pain
Pain - tooth or teeth see Toothaches
Pain - wrist see Wrist pain
Pain disorder see Somatoform pain disorder
Pain medications
Pain relief by acupuncture see Acupuncture and pain
Painful menstrual periods
Painful menstrual periods - adolescent see Dysmenorrhea in the adolescent
Painful sexual intercourse see Sexual intercourse - painful
Painful stools see Tenesmus
Painful urination see Urination - painful
Painless (silent) thyroiditis
Paint - watercolors see Watercolors
Paint remover see Wood alcohol
Painted leaf poisoning see Poinsettia
Paints - emulsion type
Paints - lacquer and varnish removers
Paints - oil type
PAL - infants see Peripheral arterial line - infants
Palatal myoclonus
Paleness
Palladone overdose see Hydromorphone overdose
Pallor see Paleness
Palpation
Palpebral slant - eye
Palpitations see Heart palpitations
Palsy - progressive supranuclear see Progressive supranuclear palsy
Pancreas divisum
Pancreas transplant
Pancreatic abscess
Pancreatic cancer see Pancreatic carcinoma
Pancreatic carcinoma
Pancreatic endocrine tumor see VIPoma
Pancreatic function test see Secretin stimulation test
Pancreatic islet cell tumor
Pancreatic pseudocyst
Pancreatitis
Panhypopituitarism see Growth hormone deficiency
Panic attacks see Panic disorder
Panic disorder
Panic disorder with agoraphobia
Pantothenic acid and biotin
Pap smear
Pap smear and treatment
Papanicolaou test see Pap smear
Papillary carcinoma of the thyroid see Thyroid cancer - papillary carcinoma
Papular acrodermatitis of childhood see Acrodermatitis
Papule
Papulovesicular acro-located syndrome see Acrodermatitis
Para-aminobenzoic acid poisoning
Paracentesis see Abdominal tap
Paracetamol overdose see Acetaminophen overdose
Paradichlorobenzene
Paraffin poisoning
Parahemophilia see Factor V deficiency
Parainfluenza
Paralysis see Muscle function loss
Paralysis - spastic see Cerebral palsy
Paralysis agitans see Parkinson’s disease
Paralysis of the face see Facial paralysis
Paralytic ileus see Intestinal obstruction
Paralytic shellfish poisoning see Poisoning - fish and shellfish
Paramyotonia congenita see Hyperkalemic periodic paralysis
Paranasal sinus radiography see Sinus x-ray
Paranoid personality disorder
Paranoid schizophrenia see Schizophrenia - paranoid type
Paraphimosis
Parapneumonic pulmonary effusion
Paraquat lung
Parasites and stool ova exam see Stool ova and parasites exam
Parathormone see PTH
Parathormone (PTH) intact molecule see PTH
Parathyroid adenoma
Parathyroid biopsy
Parathyroid cancer
Parathyroid carcinoma see Parathyroid cancer
Parathyroid gland removal see Parathyroidectomy
Parathyroid hormone see PTH
Parathyroid hyperplasia
Parathyroid-related hypercalcemia see Primary hyperparathyroidism
Parathyroidectomy
Parenteral nutrition - infants see Intravenous (IV) fluids - infants
Paresthesias see Numbness and tingling
Parinaud syndrome
Parkinson's plus syndrome see Multiple system atrophy
Parkinsonism - secondary see Secondary parkinsonism
Parkinson’s disease
Parkinson’s disease - resources
Paronychia
Parotitis see Salivary gland infections
Paroxysmal cold hemoglobinuria (PCH)
Paroxysmal nocturnal dyspnea see Breathing difficulty - lying down
Paroxysmal nocturnal hemoglobinuria (PNH)
Paroxysmal supraventricular tachycardia (PSVT)
Pars planitis see Uveitis
Partial (focal) seizure
Partial androgen insensitivity syndrome see Reifenstein syndrome
Partial complex seizure
Partial lung collapse see Atelectasis
Partial thromboplastin time (PTT)
Partial thyroidectomy see Thyroid gland removal
Partial vegetarian see Vegetarianism
Parvovirus B19 see Fifth disease
Passed out see Fainting
Passive-aggressive personality disorder
Patau syndrome see Trisomy 13
Patch tests - allergy see Allergy testing
Patches
Patches on the tongue see Geographic tongue
Patellar debridement see Knee arthroscopy
Patellar dislocation or instability see Knee cap dislocation
Patellofemoral syndrome see Chondromalacia patella
Patent ductus arteriosus
Patent ductus arteriosus ligation see Congenital heart defect corrective surgery
Patent foramen ovale
Patent processus vaginalis see Hydrocele
Patent urachus repair
Paterson-Kelly syndrome see Plummer-Vinson syndrome/esophageal web
Pathological gambling
Paul-Bunnell test see Heterophil agglutination test
Pavement see Asphalt cement
Pavor nocturnus see Night terror
PBC see Primary biliary cirrhosis
PBG
PCH see Paroxysmal cold hemoglobinuria (PCH)
PCL injury see Posterior cruciate ligament (PCL) injury
PCP see Pneumocystis carinii pneumonia
PCP abuse see Drug abuse
PCP overdose see Phencyclidine overdose
PDA see Patent ductus arteriosus
PDA ligation see Congenital heart defect corrective surgery
Peak expiratory flow rate
Peak flow see Peak expiratory flow rate
Pectus carinatum
Pectus excavatum
Pectus excavatum repair
Pedia-Profen overdose see Ibuprofen overdose
Pediatric asthma
Pedicle
Pediculosis - pubic lice see Pubic lice
Pediculosis capitis - head lice see Head lice
Peduncle see Pedicle
Peg teeth see Tooth - abnormal shape
PEG tube insertion see Feeding tube insertion - gastrostomy
Pellagra
Pelvic adhesion see Adhesion
Pelvic floor exercises (PFEs) see Kegel exercises
Pelvic floor hernia see Uterine prolapse
Pelvic fracture see Traumatic injury of the bladder and urethra
Pelvic inflammatory disease (PID)
Pelvic laparoscopy
Pelvic muscle strengthening exercises see Kegel exercises
Pelvic pain syndrome see Prostatitis - nonbacterial
Pelvic relaxation see Uterine prolapse
Pelvis x-ray
Pelviscopy see Pelvic laparoscopy
Pemphigus vulgaris
Pen ink see Ink - writing
Pencil erasers
Pencil lead
Penetrating keratoplasty see Corneal transplant
Penile cancer see Cancer - penis
Penile warts see Genital warts
Penis
Penis care (uncircumcised)
Penis pain
Pentafen see Pentazocine overdose
Pentazocine overdose
Peppermint oil overdose
Peptic disease see Gastric ulcer
Peptic esophagitis see Gastroesophageal reflux disease
Peptic ulcer
Pepto-Bismol see Sodium salicylate overdose
Per-Q cath - infants see Percutaneously inserted central catheter - infants
Percocet overdose
Percodan overdose
Percussion
Percutaneous biopsy see Liver biopsy
Percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy tube insertion see Feeding tube insertion - gastrostomy
Percutaneous lithotripsy see Lithotripsy
Percutaneous needle aspiration see Lung needle biopsy
Percutaneous pericardiocentesis see Pericardiocentesis
Percutaneous transhepatic cholangiogram (PTCA)
Percutaneous transluminal coronary angioplasty see Angioplasty
Percutaneously inserted central catheter - infants
Perforation of the esophagus see Esophageal perforation
Perforation of the intestines see Gastrointestinal perforation
Periactin overdose
Perianal streptococcal cellulitis see Proctitis - streptococcal
Periapical abscess see Tooth abscess
Periarteritis nodosa see Polyarteritis nodosa
Pericardial fluid culture
Pericardial fluid gram stain
Pericardial tamponade see Cardiac tamponade
Pericardial tap see Pericardiocentesis
Pericardiocentesis
Pericarditis
Pericarditis - after heart attack
Pericarditis - bacterial
Pericarditis - constrictive
Perichondritis
Perimenopause see Menopause
Perimetry see Visual field
Perineal anoplasty see Imperforate anus repair
Perineal pain see Groin pain
Periodic disease see Familial Mediterranean fever
Periodic fever see Familial Mediterranean fever
Periodic paralysis - hyperkalemic see Hyperkalemic periodic paralysis
Periodic paralysis - hypokalemic see Hypokalemic periodic paralysis
Periodic paralysis - thyrotoxic see Thyrotoxic periodic paralysis
Periodic paralysis with hypokalemia
Periodic peritonitis see Familial Mediterranean fever
Periodontitis
Periods - missed see Menstruation - absent
Periods - painful see Painful menstrual periods
Periods - painful (adolescent) see Dysmenorrhea in the adolescent
Perioral dermatitis
Periorbital cellulitis
Periosteum
Peripartum cardiomyopathy
Peripheral
Peripheral arterial disease see Arteriosclerosis of the extremities
Peripheral arterial line - infants
Peripheral intravenous line - infants
Peripheral IV - infants see Peripheral intravenous line - infants
Peripheral line - infants see Peripheral intravenous line - infants
Peripheral neuritis see Peripheral neuropathy
Peripheral neuropathy
Peripheral smear see Blood smear
Peripheral vascular disease see Arteriosclerosis of the extremities
Perirenal abscess
Peristalsis
Peritoneal dialysis see Dialysis
Peritoneal dialysis - diet see Kidney diet - dialysis patients
Peritoneal fluid analysis
Peritoneal fluid culture
Peritoneal tap see Abdominal tap
Peritonitis
Peritonitis - dialysis associated
Peritonitis - secondary
Peritonitis - spontaneous
Peritonsillar abscess
Periungual warts see Warts
Periventricular leukomalacia
Permanent pacemaker see Pacemaker
Pernicious anemia
Peroneal nerve injury see Common peroneal nerve dysfunction
Peroneal nerve palsy see Common peroneal nerve dysfunction
Persistent hepatitis see Chronic persistent hepatitis
Personality disorder - antisocial see Antisocial personality disorder
Personality disorder - avoidant see Avoidant personality disorder
Personality disorder - borderline see Borderline personality disorder
Personality disorder - dependent see Dependent personality disorder
Personality disorder - obsessive-compulsive see Obsessive-compulsive personality disorder
Personality disorder - paranoid see Paranoid personality disorder
Personality disorder - passive-aggressive see Passive-aggressive personality disorder
Personality disorder - schizoid see Schizoid personality disorder
Personality disorders
Perspiration see Sweating
Perspiration - excessive see Hyperhidrosis
Perthes disease see Legg-Calve-Perthes disease
Pertussis
Pertussis - vaccine
Pervasive developmental disorder - Asperger syndrome see Asperger syndrome
Pervasive developmental disorder - autism see Autism
Pes cavus see High arch
Pes planovalgus see Pes planus
Pes planus
Pesticides
Pesticides and food see Pesticides
Pesticides on fruits and vegetables
Pet allergies see Allergy to mold - dander - dust
PET scan see Isotope study
Petechiae see Bleeding into the skin
Petit mal seizure
Petroleum jelly overdose
Petrositis
Pets and the immunocompromised person
Peutz-Jeghers syndrome
Peyronie's disease see Curvature of the penis
PFO see Patent foramen ovale
PFTs see Pulmonary function tests
PGYM deficiency see McArdle syndrome
pH - urine see Urine pH
pH monitoring - esophageal see Esophageal pH monitoring
Pharmacists see Types of health care providers
Pharyngitis
Pharyngitis - gonococcal
Pharyngitis - streptococcal see Strep throat
Pharyngitis - viral
Pharyngomaxillary space abscess
PHB see PBG
Phenacetin nephritis see Analgesic nephropathy
Phencyclidine overdose
Phenergan see Promethazine overdose
Phenindamine overdose
Pheniramine overdose
Phenobarbital - serum see Therapeutic drug levels
Phenobarbital overdose
Phenol see Carbolic acid
Phenothiazine overdose
Phenothiazines - screen see Toxicology screen
Phenylalanine see Serum phenylalanine screening
Phenylalanine - serum see Serum phenylalanine screening
Phenylbutazone overdose
Phenylic acid and hydrobenzene see Carbolic acid
Phenylketonuria
Phenytoin - serum see Therapeutic drug levels
Phenytoin overdose
Pheochromocytoma
Philippine hemorrhagic fever see Dengue hemorrhagic fever
Philodendron
Phlebitis see Thrombophlebitis
Phlebography see Lower extremity venography
Phlebotomy see Venipuncture
Phlegmasia cerulea dolens
Phobia - simple/specific
Phobia - social see Social phobia
Phonological disorder
Phosphate - low see Hypophosphatemia
Phosphorus - serum see Serum phosphorus
Phosphorus in diet
Photographic developer poisoning see Photographic fixative poisoning
Photographic fixative poisoning
Photophobia see Vision - light sensitive
Phototherapy see Bili lights
Phymatous rosacea see Rhinophyma
Physical abuse - children see Child abuse - physical
Physical activity
Physical exam frequency
Physical examination
Physician Assistant profession (PA)
Physicians see Types of health care providers
Physiologic ovarian cysts see Ovarian cysts
Pic line - infants see Percutaneously inserted central catheter - infants
Pica
PICC - infants see Percutaneously inserted central catheter - infants
Pickwickian syndrome see Obesity hypoventilation syndrome (OHS)
Pick’s disease
PID see Pelvic inflammatory disease (PID)
Pierre Robin syndrome
Pigeon Berry poisoning see Pokeweed poisoning
Pigeon breast see Pectus carinatum
Piles see Hemorrhoids
Pilonidal dimple
Pimples see Acne
Pine oil poisoning
Pinguecula
Pink eye see Conjunctivitis
Pinna abnormalities and low-set ears
Pinpoint red spots on the skin see Bleeding into the skin
Pinworm test
Pinworms
Pipe smoking see Smoking and smokeless tobacco
Piperonyl butoxide with pyrethrins poisoning
Piroxicam overdose
Pitcher's shoulder see Rotator cuff tendinitis
Pituitary apoplexy see Pituitary infarction
Pituitary Cushing's disease see Cushing’s disease
Pituitary dwarfism see Growth hormone deficiency
Pituitary hypothyroidism see Hypothyroidism - secondary
Pituitary infarction
Pituitary insufficiency see Hypopituitarism
Pituitary tumor
Pityriasis alba
Pityriasis rosea
Pityriasis rubra see Exfoliative dermatitis
Pityriasis rubra pilaris
Pityriasis versicolor see Tinea versicolor
PIV - infants see Peripheral intravenous line - infants
PK see Pyruvate kinase
PKU see Phenylketonuria
Placenta abruptio
Placenta previa
Placental abruption see Placenta abruptio
Placental dysfunction see Placental insufficiency
Placental insufficiency
Plague
Plan B see Emergency contraception
Plane juvenile warts see Warts
Planigraphy see Chest tomogram
Plantar fasciitis
Plantar warts see Warts
Plaque and tartar on teeth
Plaque buildup - arteries see Atherosclerosis
Plaque psoriasis see Psoriasis
Plasma amino acids
Plasma cell dyscrasia see Multiple myeloma
Plasma cell myeloma see Multiple myeloma
Plasma cholinesterase see Serum cholinesterase
Plasma factor VIII antigen see Factor VIII assay
Plasma fibrinogen see Fibrinogen
Plasma renin activity see Renin
Plasmacytoma of bone see Multiple myeloma
Plasmodium see Malaria
Plastic casting resin poisoning
Plastic resin hardener poisoning
Platelet aggregation test
Platelet associated antibodies
Platelet count
Platelet function defects - congenital see Congenital platelet function defects
Plethysmography
Pleural effusion
Pleural effusion - asbestos-related see Asbestos-related pleural effusion
Pleural fluid see Pleural effusion
Pleural fluid analysis
Pleural fluid aspiration see Thoracentesis
Pleural fluid culture
Pleural fluid cytology see Cytology exam of pleural fluid
Pleural fluid gram stain
Pleural fluid smear
Pleural needle biopsy
Pleural tap see Thoracentesis
Pleurisy
Pleuritic chest pain see Pleurisy
Pleuritis see Pleurisy
Plica palpebronasalis see Epicanthal folds
Plugged milk ducts see Overcoming breastfeeding problems
Plumbism see Lead poisoning
Plummer-Vinson syndrome/esophageal web
PMDD see Premenstrual dysphoric disorder
PML see Progressive multifocal leukoencephalopathy
PMS see Premenstrual syndrome
PND see Breathing difficulty - lying down
Pneumococcal meningitis see Meningitis - pneumococcal
Pneumococcal polysaccharide vaccine
Pneumoconiosis see Coal worker's pneumoconiosis
Pneumocystis carinii pneumonia
Pneumocystis jiroveci see Pneumocystis carinii pneumonia
Pneumocystosis see Pneumocystis carinii pneumonia
Pneumomediastinum
Pneumonectomy see Lung surgery
Pneumonia
Pneumonia - cytomegalovirus see CMV - pneumonia
Pneumonia - viral see Viral pneumonia
Pneumonia in immunocompromised host
Pneumonia in immunodeficient patient see Pneumonia in immunocompromised host
Pneumonic plague see Plague
Pneumonitis see Pneumonia
Pneumothorax
Pneumothorax - tension see Tension pneumothorax
PNH see Paroxysmal nocturnal hemoglobinuria (PNH)
Poinsettia
Point tenderness
Poison control centers - emergency number
Poison Control Centers for Alabama - Hawaii
Poison Control Centers for Idaho - Montana
Poison Control Centers for Nebraska - Pennsylvania
Poison Control Centers for Rhode Island - Wyoming
Poison ivy see Contact dermatitis
Poison ivy - oak - sumac
Poison ivy - oak - sumac rash
Poison ivy itchiness
Poison oak see Contact dermatitis
Poison sumac see Contact dermatitis
Poisoning - fish and shellfish
Poisoning first aid
Pokeberry poisoning see Pokeweed poisoning
Pokeweed poisoning
Polio see Poliomyelitis
Priapism see Penis pain
Prickly heat see Rash - child under 2 years
Prickly heat rash see Babies and heat rashes
Primary adrenal insufficiency see Addison’s disease
Primary alveolar hypoventilation
Primary amenorrhea see Amenorrhea - primary
Primary amyloidosis
Primary biliary cirrhosis
Primary cardiac amyloidosis - AL type see Cardiac amyloidosis
Primary care provider - how to choose one see Choosing a primary care provider
Primary HIV infection see Acute HIV infection
Primary hyperparathyroidism
Primary hypogonadism - male see Testicular failure
Primary Insomnia
Primary intestinal pseudo-obstruction
Primary liver cell carcinoma see Hepatocellular carcinoma
Primary lymphoma of the brain
Primary lymphoma of the central nervous system see Primary lymphoma of the brain
Primary myelofibrosis
Primary or secondary fibrinolysis
Primary polycythemia see Polycythemia vera
Primary progressive aphasia, Aphasia -- primary progressive see Pick’s disease
Primary pulmonary hypertension
Primary sclerosing cholangitis see Sclerosing cholangitis
Primary syphilis see Syphilis - primary
Primary thrombocythemia
Primidone - serum see Therapeutic drug levels
Primitive neuroectodermal tumors (PNET) see Ewing’s sarcoma
Primitive reflexes see Infantile reflexes
Prinzmetal's angina see Coronary artery spasm
PRL see Prolactin
Pro-time see Prothrombin time (PT)
Probate
Procainamide - serum see Therapeutic drug levels
Processus vaginalis see Hydrocele
Prochlorperazine overdose
Proctitis
Proctitis - streptococcal
Proctocolectomy see Large bowel resection
Proctoscopy see Sigmoidoscopy
Proctosigmoidoscopy see Sigmoidoscopy
Progeria
Progesterone - 17-OH see 17-OH progesterone
Progesterone - serum see Serum progesterone
Prognathism
Progressive angina see Unstable angina
Progressive massive fibrosis see Silicosis
Progressive multifocal leukoencephalopathy
Progressive neuropathic (peroneal) muscular atrophy see Charcot-Marie-Tooth disease (hereditary)
Progressive septic granulomatosis see Chronic granulomatous disease
Progressive supranuclear palsy
Progressive systemic sclerosis see Systemic sclerosis (scleroderma)
Prolactin
Prolactin-secreting ademoma of the pituitary see Prolactinoma
Prolactinoma
Prolactinoma - females see Prolactinoma
Prolactinoma - males
Prolapsed intervertebral disk see Herniated nucleus pulposus (slipped disk)
Prolapsing mitral leaflet syndrome see Mitral valve prolapse
Proliferation
Promethazine overdose
Pronation of feet see Pes planus
Propane
Prophamine see Phenindamine overdose
Prophylactics see Condoms
Propoxyphene hydrochloride see Propoxyphene overdose
Propoxyphene overdose
Propranolol - serum see Therapeutic drug levels
Proptosis see Eyes - bulging
Propyl alcohol
Prostate - enlarged see Enlarged prostate
Prostate cancer
Prostate cancer - genetic and other markers
Prostate cancer - resources
Prostate removal
Prostate-specific antigen see PSA
Prostate cancer screening test see PSA
Prostatectomy see Prostate removal
Prostatic acid phosphatase (PAP)
Prostatic acid phosphatase test see Prostatic acid phosphatase (PAP)
Prostatism see Bladder outlet obstruction
Prostatitis - acute
Prostatitis - chronic
Prostatitis - nonbacterial
Prostatodynia see Prostatitis - nonbacterial
Prosthesis
Protein - urine
Protein C
Protein electrophoresis - serum
Protein electrophoresis - urine
Protein in diet
Protein malnutrition see Kwashiorkor
Protein S
Protein-calorie malnutrition see Kwashiorkor
Protein-losing enteropathy
Proteinuria see Protein - urine
Prothrombin see Factor II assay
Prothrombin deficiency see Factor II deficiency
Prothrombin time (PT)
Protoporphyrin levels see Porphyrins - blood
Protruding eyes see Eyes - bulging
Protuberance
Proximal
Proximal renal tubular acidosis
Prune belly syndrome
Pruritus see Itching
Pruritus vulvae see Vaginal itching
PSA
Pseudo-ainhum see Amniotic constriction bands
Pseudo-obstruction - intestinal see Intestinal obstruction
Pseudocholinesterase see Serum cholinesterase
Pseudofolliculitis barbae see Folliculitis
Pseudogout
Pseudohermaphroditism see Intersex
Pseudohypertrophic muscular dystrophy see Duchenne muscular dystrophy
Pseudohypoparathyroidism
Pseudomembranous colitis
Pseudomenses see Hormonal effects in newborns
Pseudotumor cerebri
Psittacosis
Psoriasis
Psoriasis - guttate
Psoriasis - resources
Psoriatic arthritis
PSVT see Paroxysmal supraventricular tachycardia (PSVT)
Psychomotor retardation see Motormental retardation
Psychopathic personality see Antisocial personality disorder
Psychosis
Psychotic see Psychosis
Psychotic depression see Major depression with psychotic features
PT see Prothrombin time (PT)
PTCA see Angioplasty
Pteroylglutamic acid see Folic acid (folate)
Pterygium
PTH
PTH-related protein
PTHrp see PTH-related protein
Ptosis
PTSD see Post-traumatic stress disorder
PTT see Partial thromboplastin time (PTT)
Ptyalography see Sialogram
Pubertas praecox see Precocious puberty
Puberty and adolescence
Pubic lice
Pubo-vaginal sling see Surgeries for female stress incontinence
Puffy face see Facial swelling
Pulled elbow see Nursemaid’s elbow
Pulled muscle see Strains
Pulmonary actinomycosis
Pulmonary alveolar proteinosis
Pulmonary angiography
Pulmonary arterial hypertension see Primary pulmonary hypertension
Pulmonary arteriography see Pulmonary angiography
Pulmonary arteriovenous fistula
Pulmonary aspergilloma (mycetoma)
Pulmonary aspergillosis - allergic bronchopulmonary type
Pulmonary aspergillosis - invasive
Pulmonary atresia
Pulmonary edema
Pulmonary embolus
Pulmonary fibrosis see Idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis
Pulmonary fibrosis - from asbestos exposure see Asbestosis
Pulmonary function tests
Pulmonary histiocytosis X see Histiocytosis
Pulmonary infiltrates with eosinophilia see Simple pulmonary eosinophilia
Pulmonary Langerhans cell granulomatosis see Histiocytosis
Pulmonary nocardiosis
Pulmonary renal syndrome see Goodpasture’s syndrome
Pulmonary tuberculosis
Pulmonary valve stenosis
Pulmonary vaso-occlusive disease see Pulmonary veno-occlusive disease
Pulmonary veno-occlusive disease
Pulmonary ventilation/perfusion scan
Pulse
Pulse - bounding
Pulse - weak or absent
Pulseless disease see Takayasu arteritis
Punch biopsy see Skin lesion biopsy
Punishment see Discipline
Pupil - white spots
Pupil-involving third cranial nerve palsy see Cranial mononeuropathy III - compression type
Pupil-sparing third cranial nerve palsy see Cranial mononeuropathy III - diabetic type
Pupils of different size see Eyes/pupils different size
Purgoxin overdose see Cardiac glycoside overdose
Purified protein derivative standard see PPD skin test
Purpura
Purulent pericarditis see Pericarditis - bacterial
Pustules
PVB (premature ventricular beat) see Ectopic heartbeat
PVC (premature ventricular contraction) see Ectopic heartbeat
PVD see Arteriosclerosis of the extremities
PVL see Periventricular leukomalacia
Pyelonephritis see Kidney infection (pyelonephritis)
Pyloric stenosis
Pyloric stenosis repair see Pyloroplasty
Pyloromyotomy see Pyloroplasty
Pyloroplasty
Pyogenic granuloma
Pyogenic liver abscess
Pyorrhea - gum disease see Periodontitis
Pyrethrins see Piperonyl butoxide with pyrethrins poisoning
Pyrexia see Fever
Pyridoxine see Vitamin B-6
Pyrosis see Heartburn
Pyruvate kinase
Pyruvate kinase deficiency
Q fever
Q fever - early
Quantitative immunoglobulins - nephelometry
Quantitative stool fat determination see Fecal fat
Quantitative urinary copper see 24-hour urine Copper/Cu
Quartan malaria see Malaria
Query fever see Q fever
Quinalbarbitone sodium see Secobarbital overdose
Quincke's disease see Hereditary angioedema
Quinidine - serum see Therapeutic drug levels
Quinone poisoning see Photographic fixative poisoning
Quinsy see Peritonsillar abscess
RA see Rheumatoid arthritis
Rabbit fever see Tularemia
Rabies
RACAB see Minimally invasive heart surgery
Racing heart see Heart palpitations
Radial head dislocation see Nursemaid’s elbow
Radial keratotomy see Corneal surgery
Radial nerve dysfunction
Radial nerve palsy see Radial nerve dysfunction
Radiation cystitis see Cystitis - noninfectious
Radiation enteritis
Radiation enteropathy see Radiation enteritis
Radiation poisoning see Radiation sickness
Radiation sickness
Radiation therapy
Radiation-induced small bowel injury see Radiation enteritis
Radical hysterectomy see Hysterectomy
Radioactive abscess scan see Abscess scan - radioactive
Radioactive iodine screening test - thyroid see Thyroid scan
Radioactive iodine uptake
Radioactive uptake see Isotope study
Radiography see X-ray
Radioisotope see Isotope study
Radionuclide - gallbladder see Gallbladder radionuclide scan
Radionuclide cisternogram
Radionuclide cystogram
Radionuclide organ imaging see Isotope study
Radionuclide renal perfusion scan see Renal perfusion scintiscan
Radionuclide ventriculography (RNV) see Nuclear ventriculography
Radiotherapy see Radiation therapy
Ragpicker's disease see Anthrax
RAIU see Radioactive iodine uptake
Ramsay Hunt syndrome
Random glucose see Blood glucose monitoring
Random plasma renin see Renin
Ranitidine see H2 Receptor antagonists poisoning
Ranula see Mucous cyst
Rape
Rape - resources see Victim assistance - resources
Rapid deep breathing (hyperventilation)
Rapid eye movement studies see Polysomnogram
Rapid eye movements from side to side see Eye movements - uncontrollable
Rapid heart rate see Heart palpitations
Rapid plasma reagin see RPR
Rapid shallow breathing
Rapid strep test see Streptococcal screen
Rapidly progressive (crescentic) glomerulonephritis
Rapidly progressive glomerulonephritis with pulmonary hemorrhage see Goodpasture’s syndrome
Rash - child under 2 years
Rashes
RAST test see Allergy testing
Rat tapeworm see Hymenolepiasis
Rat-bite fever
RAUI see Thyroid scan
Raynaud’s phenomenon
RBC - urine
RBC (nuclear) scan
RBC (or erythrocyte) cholinesterase see Serum cholinesterase
RBC count
RBC G6PD test see Glucose-6-phosphate dehydrogenase
RBC indices
RDS - infants see Respiratory distress syndrome (RDS) in infants
Reactive arthritis see Reiter’s syndrome
Reactive attachment disorder of infancy or early childhood
Reattachment of amputated fingers see Replantation of digits
Recognizing medical emergencies
Rectal abscess see Anorectal abscess
Rectal biopsy
Rectal culture
Rectal inflammation see Proctitis
Rectal lump see Hemorrhoids
Rectal prolapse
Rectal prolapse repair
Recurrent cystitis
Recurrent leg pain and cramping see Blockage of leg arteries
Recurrent polyserositis see Familial Mediterranean fever
Red blood cell count see RBC count
Red blood cells in urine see RBC - urine
Red cell mass measurement see RBC indices
Red devils overdose see Dextromethorphan overdose
Red eye see Subconjunctival hemorrhage
Red eyes see Eye redness
Red face see Skin blushing/flushing
Red miliaria see Babies and heat rashes
Red mite see Chiggers
Reduction of intussusception see Intestinal obstruction repair
Reflex - Babinski's see Babinski's reflex
Reflex sympathetic dystrophy syndrome see Complex regional pain syndrome
Reflexes in infants see Infantile reflexes
Reflux - infants see Gastroesophageal reflux in infants
Reflux board
Reflux esophagitis see Gastroesophageal reflux disease
Reflux nephropathy
Refraction test
Refractive surgery see Corneal surgery
Refrigerant poisoning
Refusal to eat see Food jags
Regional enteritis see Crohn's disease
Reifenstein syndrome
Reiter’s syndrome
Relapsing fever
Remembering tips
Removal of adenoid glands see Adenoid removal
Removal of adrenal glands see Adrenalectomy
Removal of foreskin see Circumcision
Removal of parathyroid gland see Parathyroidectomy
Removal of the uterus see Hysterectomy
Removal of warts see Wart removal
Removing a particle in the eye see Eye - foreign object in
Renal
Renal and urologic disorders
Renal angiogram see Renal arteriography
Renal arteriography
Renal artery embolism see Acute arterial occlusion - kidney
Renal artery occlusion see Renal artery stenosis
Renal artery stenosis
Renal biopsy
Renal calculi see Kidney stones
Renal cancer see Renal cell carcinoma
Renal cell carcinoma
Renal disease - atheroembolic see Atheroembolic renal disease
Renal disease - diet see Diet for people with chronic kidney disease
Renal disorders see Renal and urologic disorders
Renal failure see Acute kidney failure
Renal failure - acute see Acute kidney failure
Renal failure - chronic see Chronic renal failure
Renal failure - end stage see End-stage kidney disease
Renal hypertension see Renovascular hypertension
Renal medullary necrosis see Renal papillary necrosis
Renal papillary necrosis
Renal perfusion scintigraphy see Renal perfusion scintiscan
Renal perfusion scintiscan
Renal replacement therapy see Dialysis
Renal rickets see Rickets
Renal scan
Renal transplant see Kidney transplant
Renal tubular acidosis - distal see Distal renal tubular acidosis
Renal tubular acidosis - proximal see Proximal renal tubular acidosis
Renal tubular acidosis - proximal see Proximal renal tubular acidosis
Renal tubular acidosis type II see Proximal renal tubular acidosis
Renal tubular casts see Urinary casts
Renal underperfusion see Prerenal azotemia
Renal vein thrombosis
Renal venogram
Renin
Renogram see Renal scan
Renovascular hypertension
Repair of bladder exstrophy see Bladder exstrophy repair
Repair of clubfoot see Clubfoot repair
Repair of cross-eye see Eye muscle repair
Repair of tendon see Tendon repair
Repair of undescended testicle see Undescended testicle repair
Repair of volvulus see Intestinal obstruction repair
Repair of webbed fingers or toes
Repeat quantitative beta HCG see HCG blood test - quantitative
Repeated nightmares
Reperfusion therapy see Thrombolytic therapy
Replantation of digits
Reportable diseases
Reproductive development see Puberty and adolescence
Rescue breathing and chest compressions - adult see CPR - adult
Rescue breathing and chest compressions - child see CPR - child (1 to 8 yrs old)
Rescue breathing and chest compressions - infant see CPR - infant
Resection and recession see Eye muscle repair
Resection of part of large intestine see Large bowel resection
Resection of part of the small intestine see Small bowel resection
Resin poisoning see Plastic casting resin poisoning
Resin T3 uptake see RT3U
Resources
Resources - AIDS see AIDS - resources
Resources - alcoholism see Alcoholism - resources
Resources - ALS see ALS - resources
Resources - Alzheimer's see Alzheimer’s - resources
Resources - anorexia nervosa see Eating disorders - resources
Resources - arthritis see Arthritis - resources
Resources - asthma and allergy see Asthma and allergy - resources
Resources - autism see Autism - resources
Resources - blindness see Blindness - resources
Resources - BPH see BPH - Resources
Resources - breastfeeding see Breastfeeding - resources
Resources - bulimia see Eating disorders - resources
Resources - burns see Burns - resources
Resources - cancer see Cancer - resources
Resources - celiac disease see Celiac disease - resources
Resources - cerebral palsy see Cerebral palsy - resources
Resources - chemical dependence see Chemical dependence - resources
Resources - child abuse see Family troubles - resources
Resources - chronic fatigue syndrome see Chronic fatigue syndrome - resources
Resources - chronic pain see Chronic pain - resources
Resources - cleft palate see Cleft palate - resources
Resources - colon cancer see Colon cancer - resources
Resources - cystic fibrosis see Cystic fibrosis - resources
Resources - depression see Depression - resources
Resources - diabetes see Diabetes - resources
Resources - eating disorders see Eating disorders - resources
Resources - elder care see Elder care - resources
Resources - epilepsy see Epilepsy - resources
Resources - family troubles see Family troubles - resources
Resources - gastrointestinal disorders see Gastrointestinal disorders - resources
Resources - genital herpes see Herpes - resources
Resources - hearing or speech impairment see Hearing or speech impairment - resources
Resources - heart disease see Heart disease - resources
Resources - hemophilia see Hemophilia - resources
Resources - incest see Family troubles - resources
Resources - incontinence see Incontinence - resources
Resources - infertility see Infertility - resources
Resources - interstitial cystitis see Interstitial cystitis - resources
Resources - kidney disease see Kidney disease - resources
Resources - leukemia see Leukemia - resources
Resources - liver disease see Liver disease - resources
Resources - loss of a child see Loss of a child - resources
Resources - loss of a spouse see Loss of a spouse - resources
Resources - lung disease see Lung disease - resources
Resources - lupus see Lupus - resources
Resources - migraine see Migraine - resources
Resources - multiple sclerosis see Multiple sclerosis - resources
Resources - muscular dystrophy see Muscular dystrophy - resources
Resources - myasthenia gravis see Myasthenia gravis - resources
Resources - ostomy see Ostomy - resources
Resources - Parkinson's disease see Parkinson’s disease - resources
Resources - prostate cancer see Prostate cancer - resources
Resources - psoriasis see Psoriasis - resources
Resources - rape see Victim assistance - resources
Resources - Reye syndrome see Reye syndrome - resources
Resources - scleroderma see Scleroderma - resources
Resources - scoliosis see Scoliosis - resources
Resources - selective mutism see Selective mutism - resources
Resources - sickle cell anemia see Sickle cell anemia - resources
Resources - SIDS see SIDS - resources
Resources - spina bifida see Spina bifida - resources
Resources - spinal injury see Spinal injury - resources
Resources - Tay-Sachs see Tay-Sachs - resources
Respiration see Respiratory
Respiration slowed or stopped see Breathing - slowed or stopped
Respirator - infants see Mechanical ventilator - infants
Respiratory
Respiratory acidosis
Respiratory alkalosis
Respiratory arrest see Breathing - slowed or stopped
Respiratory distress syndrome (RDS) in infants
Respiratory failure see Respiratory acidosis
Respiratory rate - rapid and deep see Rapid deep breathing (hyperventilation)
Respiratory rate - rapid and shallow see Rapid shallow breathing
Respiratory syncytial virus (RSV)
Respiratory syncytial virus antibodies
Restless leg syndrome
Restlessness see Agitation
Restrictive cardiomyopathy - amyloidosis see Cardiac amyloidosis
Resuscitation - cardiopulmonary - adult see CPR - adult
Resuscitation - cardiopulmonary - child see CPR - child (1 to 8 yrs old)
Resuscitation - cardiopulmonary - infant see CPR - infant
Retained fetal lung fluid see Transient tachypnea - newborn
Retardation - motormental see Motormental retardation
Retarded ejaculation see Delayed ejaculation
Retarded growth and development see Delayed growth
Reteplase see Thrombolytic therapy
Reticulocyte count
Retina
Retinal artery occlusion see Retinal vessel occlusion
Retinal detachment
Retinal detachment repair
Retinal photography see Fluorescein angiography
Retinal vein occlusion see Retinal vessel occlusion
Retinal vessel occlusion
Retinitis pigmentosa
Retinoblastoma
Retinol see Vitamin A
Retinol test see Vitamin A test
Retinopathy - diabetic see Diabetic retinopathy
Retinopathy of prematurity
Retractions of the chest muscles see Intercostal retractions
Retrocalcaneal bursitis
Retrograde cystography
Retrograde ejaculation
Retrograde ureteral brush biopsy cytology see Ureteral retrograde brush biopsy cytology
Retrolental fibroplasia see Retinopathy of prematurity
Retroperitoneal fibrosis
Retroperitoneal inflammation
Retroperitonitis see Retroperitoneal inflammation
Retropharyngeal abscess
Retrosternal thyroid
Retroversion of the uterus
Rett syndrome
Revascularization of amputated digits see Replantation of digits
Revebjelle poisoning see Foxglove poisoning
Reye syndrome
Reye syndrome - resources
RF see Rheumatoid factor
Rh incompatibility
Rh typing see Blood typing
Rh-induced hemolytic disease of the newborn see Rh incompatibility
Rhabdomyolysis
Rhabdomyosarcoma
Rheum officinale poisoning see Rhubarb leaves poisoning
Rheumatic fever
Rheumatoid arthritis
Rheumatoid factor
Rheumatoid lung disease
Rheumatoid pneumoconiosis see Caplan’s syndrome
Rheumatoid spondylitis see Ankylosing spondylitis
Rheumatoid-collagen disease
Rhinitis - non-allergic see Vasomotor rhinitis
Rhinophyma
Rhinoplasty see Cosmetic nose surgery
Rhinorrhea see Nasal discharge
Rhubarb leaves poisoning
Rhytidectomy see Facelift
Rib cage pain
Riboflavin
Rice-field fever see Leptospirosis
Richardson-Steele-Olszewski syndrome see Progressive supranuclear palsy
Rickets
Rickets - premature infants see Osteopenia - premature infants
Rickettsial pox
Ridged sutures see Sutures - ridged
Right heart catheterization see Swan-Ganz - right heart catheterization
Right heart ventriculography
Right ventricular assist device see Ventricular assist device
Right-sided heart failure
Right-sided heart failure - cor pulmonale see Cor pulmonale
Right-to-left cardiac shunt see Cyanotic heart disease
Right-to-left circulatory shunt see Cyanotic heart disease
Rights of the health care consumer see Consumer rights and responsibilities
Rigidity of the abdomen see Abdominal rigidity
Rigors see Chills
Riley-Day syndrome
Ringing in the ears see Ear noises or buzzing
Ringworm
Ringworm - body see Tinea corporis
Ringworm - foot see Athlete's foot
Ringworm - groin see Jock itch
Ringworm - scalp see Tinea capitis
Risk factors for diabetes see Diabetes risk factors
Ritter disease see Scalded skin syndrome
RLS see Restless leg syndrome
Robin sequence see Pierre Robin syndrome
Robo overdose see Dextromethorphan overdose
Robot assisted coronary artery bypass see Minimally invasive heart surgery
Rock fever see Brucellosis
Rocky Mountain spotted fever
Rodent ulcer see Basal cell carcinoma
Rodenticide anticoagulant poisoning
Rolaids overdose see Calcium carbonate with magnesium antacid overdose
ROP see Retinopathy of prematurity
Rosacea
Rosebay poisoning see Oleander
Roseola
Rotator cuff repair
Rotator cuff tendinitis
Rotavirus antigen test
Rotavirus infection see Viral gastroenteritis
Rouge see Make-up
Roughage see Fiber
Roundback see Kyphosis
Roundup grass and weed killer poisoning
Routine eye examination see Standard ophthalmic exam
Routine sputum culture
Routine urine test see Urinalysis
Roux-en-Y gastric bypass see Gastric bypass
Roxicet see Percocet overdose
RP see Retinitis pigmentosa
RPR
RSDS see Complex regional pain syndrome
RSV see Respiratory syncytial virus (RSV)
RSV antibody test see Respiratory syncytial virus antibodies
RSV serology see Respiratory syncytial virus antibodies
RT3U
RTA - distal see Distal renal tubular acidosis
RTA - proximal see Proximal renal tubular acidosis
Rubber cement
Rubbers see Condoms
Rubbing alcohol overdose see Isopropanol overdose
Rubella
Rubella vaccination see MMR - vaccine
Rubeola see Measles
Rubinstein syndrome see Rubinstein-Taybi syndrome
Rubinstein-Taybi syndrome
Rubor see Rashes
Rufen overdose see Ibuprofen overdose
Rumination disorder
Runner's knee see Anterior knee pain
Runny nose see Nasal discharge
Ruptured disk see Herniated nucleus pulposus (slipped disk)
Ruptured or perforated eardrum
Russell-Silver syndrome
RVAD see Ventricular assist device
SACE see ACE levels
Sachet poisoning
Sacral dimple see Pilonidal dimple
Saddle nose see Low nasal bridge
Sadness see Depression
Safe driving for teens
Safe sex
Safety
Safety and vitamins
Sagging skin under arm treatment see Skin sagging treatment
Sal soda see Sodium carbonate poisoning
Salads and nutrients
Salicylate - serum see Therapeutic drug levels
Salivary duct stones
Salivary gland biopsy
Salivary gland disorders
Salivary gland infections
Salivary gland tumors
Salivation see Drooling
Salk vaccine see Polio immunization (vaccine)
Salmon patch see Stork bite
Salmonella enterocolitis
Salmonellosis see Salmonella enterocolitis
Salpingitis see Pelvic inflammatory disease (PID)
Salpingo-oophoritis see Pelvic inflammatory disease (PID)
Salpingo-peritonitis see Pelvic inflammatory disease (PID)
San Joaquin Valley fever see Coccidioidomycosis
Sanfilippo syndrome
Sarcoidosis
Sarcoidosis - nervous system see Neurosarcoidosis
Sarcoma botryoides see Rhabdomyosarcoma
Sarcoptes scabiei see Scabies
SARS see Severe acute respiratory syndrome (SARS)
Sassafras oil overdose
Saturated fat see Fat
Scabies
Scalded skin syndrome
Scales
Scalp monitoring see Fetal heart monitoring
Scalp pH testing see Fetal blood testing
Scan - carotid duplex see Carotid duplex
Scan - lung see Lung gallium (Ga.) scan
Scan - thyroid see Thyroid scan
Scar - hypertrophic see Keloids
Scar repair see Scar revision
Scar revision
Scarlatina see Scarlet fever
Scarlet berry poisoning see Blue nightshade poisoning
Scarlet fever
SCD see Subacute combined degeneration
SCFE see Slipped capital femoral epiphysis
Schatzki's ring see Lower esophageal ring (Schatzki)
Scheie syndrome
Scheuermann's disease see Kyphosis
Schilling test
Schirmer's test
Schistosomiasis
Schizoaffective disorder
Schizoid personality disorder
Schizophrenia
Schizophrenia - disorganized type
Schizophrenia - paranoid type
Schizotypal personality disorder
School age test or procedure preparation
School lunch programs
School-age children development
Sciatic nerve dysfunction see Sciatica
Sciatica
Scintigraphy - bone see Bone scan
Scintillation see Isotope study
SCLC see Lung cancer - small cell
Sclera
Scleral buckling see Retinal detachment repair
Scleral injection see Eye redness
Scleritis
Scleroderma see Systemic sclerosis (scleroderma)
Scleroderma - resources
Scleroma
Sclerosing cholangitis
Sclerotherapy of veins see Varicose vein therapy
Scoke poisoning see Pokeweed poisoning
Scoliosis
Scoliosis - resources
Scorbutus see Scurvy
Scorpion bite see Insect bites and stings
Scorpion fish
Scorpions
Scrape
Scratch tests - allergy see Allergy testing
Screening for colon cancer see Colon cancer screening
Scrofula
Scrotal masses
Scrotal swelling
Scrotal trauma see Genital injury
Scrotal ultrasound see Testicle ultrasound
Scrotum
Scrotum - empty (anorchia) see Anorchia
Scrotum - empty (undescended testes) see Undescended testicle
Scurvy
Seafood contamination see Poisoning - fish and shellfish
Seasonal affective disorder
Seatworm see Pinworms
Sebaceous adenoma
Sebaceous cyst
Seborrheic dermatitis
Seborrheic eczema see Seborrheic dermatitis
Seborrheic keratosis
Secobarbital overdose
Second cranial nerve atrophy see Optic nerve atrophy
Second degree burn see Burns
Second-hand smoke see Smoking and smokeless tobacco
Secondary amenorrhea
Secondary aplastic anemia
Secondary cardiac amyloidosis - AA type see Cardiac amyloidosis
Secondary hyperparathyroidism
Secondary hypogonadism see Hypogonadotropic hypogonadism
Secondary infections
Secondary parkinsonism
Secondary peritonitis see Peritonitis - secondary
Secondary syphilis see Syphilis - secondary
Secondary systemic amyloid
Secretin stimulation test
Secretory otitis media see Otitis media with effusion
Sed rate see ESR
Sedimentation rate see ESR
Segmental glomerulosclerosis see Focal segmental glomerulosclerosis
Seizure see Convulsions
Seizure - absence see Petit mal seizure
Seizure - complex see Partial complex seizure
Seizure - fever induced see Febrile seizures
Seizure - generalized see Generalized tonic-clonic seizure
Seizure - grand mal see Generalized tonic-clonic seizure
Seizure - partial (focal) see Partial (focal) seizure
Seizure - petit mal see Petit mal seizure
Seizure - temporal lobe see Temporal lobe seizure
Seizure - tonic-clonic see Generalized tonic-clonic seizure
Seizure disorder see Epilepsy
Seizures
Selective deficiency of IgA
Selective mutism
Selective mutism - resources
Selenium in diet
Self monitoring of blood glucose see Blood glucose monitoring
Self-catheterization see Clean intermittent self-catheterization
Self-examination of the breast see Breast lump self exam
Semantic dementia, Dementia - semantic see Pick’s disease
Semen - bloody see Blood in the semen
Semen analysis
Semi-vegetarian see Vegetarianism
Seminoma see Testicular cancer
Senile angioma see Cherry angioma
Senile cerebral amyloid angiopathy
Senile dementia/Alzheimer's type (SDAT) see Alzheimer’s disease
Senile keratosis see Seborrheic keratosis
Senile macular degeneration (SMD) see Macular degeneration
Senile or solar lentigines see Liver spots
Senior-Loken syndrome see Medullary cystic kidney disease
Sensitivity analysis
Sensitivity to heat see Heat intolerance
Sensitivity to sunlight see Vision - light sensitive
Sensitivity to the cold see Cold intolerance
Sensorimotor polyneuropathy
Sensorineural deafness
Sensory hallucinations see Hallucinations
Sensory loss see Numbness and tingling
Separation anxiety
Separation of the sutures see Sutures - separated
Sepsis
Septal hematoma
Septic arthritis see Non-gonococcal (septic) bacterial arthritis
Septic shock
Septicemia
Septicemic plague see Plague
Septicemic shock see Septic shock
Septoplasty
Sequential multi-channel analysis with computer-20 see CHEM-20
Sequential multi-channel analysis with computer-7 see CHEM-7
Serax see Oxazepam overdose
Serenid Forte see Oxazepam overdose
Serial beta HCG see HCG blood test - quantitative
Serial chest x-ray see Chest x-ray
Serial histoplasma complement fixation
Sernyl see Phencyclidine overdose
Serologic test for B. anthracis
Serology
Serology for brucellosis
Serology for Francisella tularensis see Serology for tularemia
Serology for tularemia
Serosanguineous
Serotonergic syndrome see Serotonin syndrome
Serotonin metabolite see 5-HIAA
Serotonin syndrome
Serous labyrinthitis see Labyrinthitis
Serous otitis media see Otitis media with effusion
Sertoli-Leydig cell tumor
Serum acid phosphatase see Prostatic acid phosphatase (PAP)
Serum adrenocorticotropic hormone see ACTH
Serum angiotensin-converting enzyme see ACE levels
Serum antibodies see Antibody titer
Serum calcium
Serum chemistries see Electrolytes
Serum chloride
Serum cholinesterase
Serum chromium
Serum creatinine see Creatinine - serum
Serum DHEA-sulfate see DHEA-sulfate - serum
Serum drug levels see Therapeutic drug levels
Serum erythropoietin see Erythropoietin test
Serum factor IX see Factor IX assay
Serum fibrinogen see Fibrinogen
Serum globulin electrophoresis
Serum glucose - random see Blood glucose monitoring
Serum glutamate pyruvate transaminase see ALT
Serum glutamic-oxaloacetic transaminase see AST
Serum HCG - qualitative see HCG in blood serum - qualitative
Serum hemoglobin
Serum hemoglobin see Serum hemoglobin
Serum herpes simplex antibodies
Serum immunoglobulin electrophoresis see Immunoelectrophoresis - serum
Serum iron
Serum ketones
Serum leucine aminopeptidase see Leucine aminopeptidase - serum
Serum magnesium - test
Serum myoglobin see Myoglobin - serum
Serum phenylalanine screening
Serum phosphorus
Serum progesterone
Serum serotonin level
Serum sickness
Serum sodium
Serum TBG level
Serum testosterone see Testosterone
Serum thyroxine binding globulin see Serum TBG level
Serum trypsin see Trypsinogen
Serum trypsinogen see Trypsinogen
Sestamibi and thallium stress tests see Thallium and sestamibi stress tests
Setting limits see Discipline
Seventh cranial nerve palsy see Facial nerve palsy
Seventh cranial nerve palsy due to birth trauma see Facial nerve palsy due to birth trauma
Severe acute respiratory syndrome (SARS)
Sex - delayed ejaculation see Delayed ejaculation
Sex - orgasmic dysfunction see Orgasmic dysfunction
Sex and rape see Rape
Sex chromatin test see Buccal smear
Sex cord tumor see Arrhenoblastoma of ovary
Sex-linked dominant
Sex-linked recessive
Sexual abuse - children see Child abuse - sexual
Sexual apathy see Inhibited sexual desire
Sexual aversion see Inhibited sexual desire
Sexual dysfunction - female see Female sexual dysfunction
Sexual dysfunction - male see Erection problems
Sexual education see Puberty and adolescence
Sexual intercourse - painful
Sexual maturation see Puberty and adolescence
Sexual problems overview
SGOT see AST
SGPT see ALT
Shaken baby syndrome
Shaken impact syndrome see Shaken baby syndrome
Shaking palsy see Parkinson’s disease
Shampoo - swallowing
Shave biopsy see Skin lesion biopsy
Shaving cream poisoning
Shaving lotion poisoning see Shaving cream poisoning
Sheehan syndrome
Shellac
Shigella enteritis
Shigella gastroenteritis see Shigella enteritis
Shigellosis see Shigella enteritis
Shin splints
Shingles see Herpes zoster
Shivering see Chills
Shock
Shock - anaphylactic see Anaphylaxis
Shock - cardiogenic see Cardiogenic shock
Shock - hypovolemic see Hypovolemic shock
Shock liver see Hepatic ischemia
Shock lung see ARDS (acute respiratory distress syndrome)
Shock treatment see Electroconvulsive therapy
Shock wave lithotripsy see Lithotripsy
Short bones
Short bowel syndrome
Short philtrum
Short stature
Shortness of breath see Breathing difficulty
Shortness of breath - first aid see Breathing difficulties - first aid
Shortsightedness see Nearsightedness
Shots and babies see Babies and shots
Shoulder arthroscopy
Shoulder impingement syndrome see Rotator cuff tendinitis
Shoulder pain
Shoulder presentation see Delivery presentations
Shoulder-hand syndrome see Complex regional pain syndrome
Shunt - ventriculoperitoneal see Ventriculoperitoneal shunt
Shy-Drager syndrome see Multiple system atrophy
Shy-McGee-Drager syndrome see Multiple system atrophy
Sialadenitis see Salivary gland infections
Sialogram
Sialography see Sialogram
Sialolithiasis see Salivary duct stones
Sibilant rhonchi see Wheezing
Sick sinus syndrome
Sickle cell anemia
Sickle cell anemia - resources
Sickle cell disease see Sickle cell anemia
Sickle cell test
Sickledex see Sickle cell test
Side pain see Flank pain
Sideropenic dysphagia see Plummer-Vinson syndrome/esophageal web
SIDS see Sudden infant death syndrome
SIDS - resources
Sigmoidoscopy
Silent ear infection see Otitis media with effusion
Silent otitis media see Otitis media with effusion
Silicoproteinosis see Silicosis - acute
Silicosis
Silicosis - acute
Silver syndrome see Russell-Silver syndrome
Silver-Russell syndrome see Russell-Silver syndrome
Simian crease
Simple carbohydrates see Carbohydrates
Simple pulmonary eosinophilia
Simple seizure see Partial (focal) seizure
Simple sugars see Carbohydrates
Sinequan see Doxepin poisoning
Singapore hemorrhagic fever see Dengue hemorrhagic fever
Single palmar crease see Simian crease
Singultus see Hiccups
Sinus infection see Sinusitis
Sinus node dysfunction see Sick sinus syndrome
Sinus x-ray
Sinusitis
Sinusitis - acute see Sinusitis
Sinusitis - chronic
Siphonaptera see Fleas
Sipple's syndrome see Multiple Endocrine Neoplasia (MEN) II
Sitz bath
Sjogren syndrome
Skeletal limb abnormalities
Skeletal survey see X-ray - skeleton
Skin - abnormally dark or light
Skin - clammy
Skin - dry see Dry skin
Skin - oily see Oily skin
Skin - yellow see Jaundice - yellow skin
Skin abscess
Skin and sunburn treatments see Aloe
Skin autografting see Skin graft
Skin biopsy see Skin lesion biopsy
Skin biopsy gram stain see Gram stain of skin lesion
Skin blushing/flushing
Skin bumps - acne-like see Comedones
Skin cancer
Skin cancer - basal cell see Basal cell carcinoma
Skin cancer - melanoma see Melanoma
Skin cancer - squamous cell see Squamous cell skin cancer
Skin cancer and fair skinned people see Fair skin cancer risks
Skin cancer locations
Skin care and incontinence
Skin characteristics in newborns
Skin color - patchy
Skin discoloration - bluish
Skin flaking see Scales
Skin graft
Skin growths - fatty see Xanthoma
Skin hemorrhages see Purpura
Skin infection - bacterial see Cellulitis
Skin infection - fungal see Cutaneous candidiasis
Skin infection - staphylococcal see Carbunculosis
Skin infection - yeast see Cutaneous candidiasis
Skin irritation from rubbing see Chafing
Skin lesion see Rashes
Skin lesion aspiration
Skin lesion biopsy
Skin lesion gram stain see Gram stain of skin lesion
Skin lesion KOH exam
Skin lesion of blastomycosis
Skin lesion of coccidioidomycosis
Skin lesion of histoplasmosis
Skin lumps
Skin lumps - concerns
Skin or mucosal biopsy culture
Skin pale or gray see Paleness
Skin pigment see Melanin
Skin rash see Rashes
Skin redness or inflammation see Rashes
Skin sagging treatment
Skin self-exam
Skin spots - aging see Liver spots
Skin spots - red see Bleeding into the skin
Skin tags see Cutaneous skin tags
Skin test anergy
Skin tests - allergy see Allergy testing
Skin transplant see Skin graft
Skin turgor
Skin-smoothing surgery
Skinny-needle thyroid biopsy see Fine needle aspiration of the thyroid
Skull fracture
Skull radiography see Skull x-ray
Skull x-ray
Slaked lime see Calcium hydroxide
Slapped cheek see Fifth disease
SLE see Systemic lupus erythematosus
SLE - support group see Lupus - resources
Sleep - natural short sleeper see Natural short sleeper
Sleep apnea
Sleep apnea - central see Central sleep apnea
Sleep disorders
Sleep disorders in the elderly
Sleep issues see Insomnia concerns
Sleep paralysis - isolated see Isolated sleep paralysis
Sleep studies see Polysomnogram
Sleep terror disorder see Night terror
Sleep walking
Sleep-wake syndrome - irregular see Irregular sleep-wake syndrome
Sleepiness - during the day see Drowsiness
Sleeping difficulty
Sleeping sickness
Sleeplessness see Sleeping difficulty
Sleepwalking and children
Sling - instructions see How to make a sling
Slip see Slipped capital femoral epiphysis
Slipped capital femoral epiphysis
Slipped disk see Herniated nucleus pulposus (slipped disk)
Slit-lamp exam
Slow involuntary movements of large muscle groups see Movement - uncontrolled or slow
Slow rate of growth see Delayed growth
Slurred speech see Speech impairment (adult)
SMA20 see CHEM-20
SMA7 see CHEM-7
SMAC20 see CHEM-20
SMAC7 see CHEM-7
Small bowel bacterial overgrowth
Small bowel biopsy
Small bowel enema see Enteroclysis
Small bowel resection
Small bowel tissue biopsy smear
Small cell lung cancer see Lung cancer - small cell
Small for gestational age (SGA)
Small intestinal aspirate and culture
Small intestine insufficiency see Short bowel syndrome
Small intestine surgery see Small bowel resection
Small non-cleaved cell lymphoma see Burkitt lymphoma
Smallpox
Smashed fingers
Smear of duodenal fluid aspirate
Smell - impaired
Smokeless snuff see Smoking and smokeless tobacco
Smoker's keratosis see Leukoplakia
Smoking - tips on how to quit
Smoking and smokeless tobacco
Smoking cessation see Smoking - tips on how to quit
Smoking hazards
Snake bite
Snake bite poison
Sneezing
Snoring
Soap - swallowing see Soap ingestion
Soap ingestion
Social phobia
Sociopathic personality see Antisocial personality disorder
Soda ash see Sodium carbonate poisoning
Soda loading see Baking soda overdose
Sodium - serum see Serum sodium
Sodium - urine
Sodium bicarbonate see Baking powder overdose
Sodium bisulfate
Sodium borate poisoning
Sodium carbonate poisoning
Sodium hydroxide poisoning
Sodium hypochlorite poisoning
Sodium in diet
Sodium orthophosphate see Sodium phosphate poisoning
Sodium phosphate poisoning
Sodium salicylate overdose
Sodoku see Rat-bite fever
Soft spot - bulging see Fontanelles - bulging
Soft spot - large see Fontanelles - excessively large
Soft spot - sunken see Fontanelles - sunken
Soft tissue gangrene see Necrotizing soft tissue infection
Soft tissue sarcoma see Rhabdomyosarcoma
Soiling see Encopresis
Solanum tuberosum poisoning see Potato poisoning - green tubers and sprouts
Solar keratosis see Actinic keratosis
Solder
Solitary pulmonary nodule
Soluble vs. insoluble fiber
Somatic see Systemic
Somatization disorder
Somatoform pain disorder
Somatotroph adenoma see Acromegaly
Sominex see Diphenhydramine hydrochloride overdose
Somnambulism see Sleep walking
Somnolence see Drowsiness
Sonogram see Ultrasound
Sorbic acid poisoning
Sore throat
Sores on the female genitals see Genital sores - female
Sores or ulcers on the male genitals see Genital sores - male
Soy
Sparklelan poisoning see Lanolin poisoning
Spasm of the esophagus see Esophageal spasm
Spasmodic bladder see Urge incontinence
Spasmodic croup see Croup
Spasmodic dysphonia
Spasms of the hands or feet see Hand or foot spasms
Spasmus nutans
Spastic colon see Irritable bowel syndrome
Spastic paralysis see Cerebral palsy
Spasticity
Specks in the eye see Eye floaters
Spectracide poisoning see Diazinon poisoning
Speech disorders
Speech impairment (adult)
Spell - newborns see Apnea of prematurity
Sperm count see Semen analysis
Spermatocele see Scrotal masses
Spherocytosis see Congenital spherocytic anemia
Sphingomyelinase deficiency (type A Niemann-Pick disease) see Niemann-Pick
Spider angioma
Spider bite see Insect bites and stings
Spider fingers see Arachnodactyly
Spielmeyer-Vogt see Neuronal ceroid lipofuscinoses (NCLS)
Spina bifida see Myelomeningocele (children)
Spina bifida - resources
Spina bifida repair see Meningocele repair
Spinal abscess see Epidural abscess
Spinal cord abscess
Spinal cord injury see Spinal cord trauma
Spinal cord scan see Radionuclide cisternogram
Spinal cord trauma
Spinal CT see Lumbosacral spine CT
Spinal curvature see Scoliosis
Spinal fluid culture see CSF culture
Spinal fluid smear see CSF smear
Spinal fusion
Spinal injury - resources
Spinal microdiskectomy see Microdiskectomy
Spinal muscular atrophy
Spinal stenosis
Spinal surgery - cervical
Spinal surgery - lumbar
Spinal tap see CSF collection
Spinal tumor
Spinal/neck injury
Spine MRI
Spine x-ray see Thoracic spine x-ray
Spinocerebellar degeneration see Friedreich's ataxia
Spirillary fever see Rat-bite fever
Spirogram see Pulmonary function tests
Spirometry see Pulmonary function tests
Spitting up
Spitting up blood see Coughing up blood
Spleen enlargement see Splenomegaly
Spleen removal
Splenectomy see Spleen removal
Splenectomy - post-surgery syndrome see Post-splenectomy syndrome
Splenic infarction
Splenomegalic polycythemia see Polycythemia vera
Splenomegaly
Splint - instructions see How to make a splint
Splinter hemorrhages
Splinter removal
Spondylarthropathy see Ankylosing spondylitis
Spondylitis see Ankylosing spondylitis
Spondylolisthesis
Spongy degeneration of the brain see Canavan disease
Spontaneous abortion see Miscarriage
Spontaneous bacterial peritonitis (SBP) see Peritonitis - spontaneous
Spontaneous pneumothorax
Spoon nails see Nail abnormalities
Sporadic primary pulmonary hypertension see Primary pulmonary hypertension
Spores
Sporotrichosis
Sports cream overdose
Spotted fever see Rocky Mountain spotted fever
Spotting see Vaginal bleeding between periods
Sprains
Sprue see Celiac disease - sprue
Sputum culture see Routine sputum culture
Sputum DFA (direct fluorescent antibody)
Sputum gram stain
Sputum smear (KOH test)
Sputum stain for mycobacteria
Squamous cell cancer - mouth see Oral cancer
Squamous cell cancer - penis see Cancer - penis
Squamous cell hyperplasia see Hyperplastic dystrophy
Squamous cell skin cancer
Squint see Strabismus
SSPE see Subacute sclerosing panencephalitis
St. Vitus dance see Sydenham chorea
Stable angina
Stage 1 Lyme disease see Lyme disease - primary
Stage 2 Lyme disease see Lyme disease - early disseminated
Stage 3 Lyme disease see Lyme disease - chronic persistent
Stagnant loop syndrome see Blind loop syndrome
Standard ophthalmic exam
Staph aureus food poisoning
Staph skin infection see Carbunculosis
Staphylococcal meningitis see Meningitis - staphylococcal
Staphylococcal scalded skin syndrome (SSS) see Scalded skin syndrome
Staphylococcal toxic shock syndrome see Toxic shock syndrome
Starch ingestion
Starches see Carbohydrates
Startle reflex see Moro reflex
Startle response see Moro reflex
Stasis dermatitis and ulcers
Stasis syndrome see Blind loop syndrome
STD and ecological niches
Steam iron cleaner
Steely hair disease see Menkes syndrome
Stein-Leventhal syndrome see Polycystic ovary disease
Stellachrome poisoning see Merbromin overdose
Stem cell research
Stenosis - renal artery see Renal artery stenosis
Stent
Stereotypic movement disorder
Sterile meningitis see Aseptic meningitis
Sterilization surgery - female see Tubal ligation
Sterilization surgery - making a decision
Sterilization surgery - male see Vasectomy
Sternal tap see Bone marrow aspiration
Sternutation see Sneezing
Stevens-Johnson syndrome see Erythema multiforme
Stiff heart syndrome see Cardiac amyloidosis
Stiff lung see ARDS (acute respiratory distress syndrome)
Stiffness in a joint see Joint pain
Still's disease see Juvenile rheumatoid arthritis
Still's disease - adult see Adult Still's disease
Stillbirth
Stimulants
Stimulus
Stingray
Stings - marine animals see Marine animal stings or bites
Stoddard solvent poisoning
Stomach acid test
Stomach cancer see Gastric cancer
Stomach flu see Viral gastroenteritis
Stomach pain see Abdominal pain
Stomach pumping see Gastric suction
Stomach tube insertion see Feeding tube insertion - gastrostomy
Stomach ulcer see Gastric ulcer
Stomach upset see Nausea and vomiting
Stomachache see Abdominal pain diagnosis
Stomatitis - herpetic see Herpetic stomatitis
Stomatitis - ulcerative see Mouth ulcers
Stonefish
Stones - bladder see Bladder stones
Stones - cystine see Cystinuria
Stones - kidney see Kidney stones
Stool - trypsin and chymotrypsin see Trypsin and chymotrypsin in stool
Stool C. difficile toxin
Stool culture see Fecal culture
Stool gram stain
Stool guaiac test
Stool occult blood test see Fecal occult blood test (FOBT)
Stool occult blood test - flushable home test see Flushable reagent stool blood test
Stool occult blood test - guaiac smear see Stool guaiac test
Stool ova and parasites exam
Stool smear see Fecal smear
Stools - black or tarry see Bloody or tarry stools
Stools - bloody see Bloody or tarry stools
Stools - floating
Stools - foul smelling
Stools - pale or clay colored
Stools - watery see Diarrhea
Storage pool disease see Congenital platelet function defects
Storing medicine safely
Stork bite
Strabismus
Strabismus repair see Eye muscle repair
Straddle injury see Genital injury
Strains
Stratigraphy see Chest tomogram
Strawberry mark see Birthmarks - red
Strawberry nevus see Hemangioma
Streeter's dysplasia see Amniotic constriction bands
Strep throat
Streptobacillary fever see Rat-bite fever
Streptobacillosis see Rat-bite fever
Streptococcal pharyngitis see Strep throat
Streptococcal proctitis see Proctitis - streptococcal
Streptococcal screen
Streptococcus agalactiae see Group B streptococcal septicemia of the newborn
Stress see Stress and anxiety
Stress and anxiety
Stress and backaches see Backaches and stress
Stress ECG see Exercise stress test
Stress Echocardiography
Stress fracture see Broken bone
Stress gastritis
Stress in childhood
Stress incontinence
Stress management
Stress reduction and exercise see Exercise and stress reduction
Stress test - echocardiography see Stress Echocardiography
Stress test - exercise treadmill see Exercise stress test
Stress ulcer see Stress gastritis
Stress vs. anxiety
Stretch marks see Striae
Striae
Striae atrophica see Striae
Striae distensae see Striae
Stridor see Breathing sounds - abnormal (stridor)
String test
Stroke
Stroke - hemorrhagic see Hemorrhagic stroke
Stroke related to cocaine use
Stroke secondary to atherosclerosis
Stroke secondary to atrial fibrillation see Stroke secondary to cardiogenic embolism
Stroke secondary to cardiogenic embolism
Stroke secondary to carotid dissection
Stroke secondary to carotid stenosis
Stroke secondary to FMD
Stroke secondary to syphilis
Stromal tumor see Arrhenoblastoma of ovary
Strongyloidiasis
Struma lymphomatosa see Chronic thyroiditis (Hashimoto’s disease)
Stuart-Prower deficiency see Factor X deficiency
Stuffy nose see Nasal congestion
Stuporous see Consciousness - decreased
Sturge-Weber syndrome
Stuttering
Stuttering and children
Stuttgart disease see Leptospirosis
Stye see Eyelid bump
Subacute combined degeneration
Subacute combined degeneration of the spinal cord see Subacute combined degeneration
Subacute lymphocytic thyroiditis see Painless (silent) thyroiditis
Subacute sclerosing leukoencephalitis see Subacute sclerosing panencephalitis
Subacute sclerosing panencephalitis
Subacute thyroiditis
Subarachnoid hemorrhage
Subareolar abscess
Subclavian artery occlusive syndrome see Aortic arch syndrome
Subclavian steal syndrome see Aortic arch syndrome
Subconjunctival hemorrhage
Subcutaneous
Subcutaneous abscess see Skin abscess
Subcutaneous air see Subcutaneous emphysema
Subcutaneous emphysema
Subdural effusion
Subdural hematoma
Subdural hematoma - chronic see Chronic subdural hematoma
Subdural hemorrhage see Subdural hematoma
Subdural hemorrhage - chronic see Chronic subdural hematoma
Subfalcine herniation see Brain herniation
Sublingual space infection see Ludwig’s angina
Submandibular space infection see Ludwig’s angina
Substance abuse see Drug abuse
Substance abuse recovery and diet see Diet and substance abuse recovery
Substernal thyroid see Retrosternal thyroid
Subungual warts see Warts
Sucrose hemolysis test see Sugar-water hemolysis test
Suction curettage see Abortion
Sudden infant death syndrome
Sudden sniffing death syndrome see Refrigerant poisoning
Sudeck's atrophy see Complex regional pain syndrome
Sugar-water hemolysis test
Sugars see Carbohydrates
Suicide and suicidal behavior
Sulfhemoglobin see Hemoglobin derivatives
Sulfite poisoning see Photographic fixative poisoning
Sulfuric acid poisoning
Sulindac overdose
Sun-induced skin changes - keratosis see Actinic keratosis
Sun-induced skin changes - liver spots see Liver spots
Sunburn
Sunburn first aid
Sunken fontanelles see Fontanelles - sunken
Sunscreen - swallowing
Super glue see Cyanoacrylates
Superficial thrombophlebitis
Superior vena cava obstruction see SVC obstruction
Superior vena cava syndrome see SVC obstruction
Supernumerary digits see Polydactyly
Supernumerary nipples
Support groups - by disease and condition see Resources
Supracervical hysterectomy see Hysterectomy
Supraglottitis see Epiglottitis
Supranuclear ophthalmoplegia
Suprapubic catheters see Urinary catheters
Suprapubic prostatectomy see Prostate removal
Supraventricular tachycardia see Paroxysmal supraventricular tachycardia (PSVT)
Surface echo see Echocardiogram
Surgeon - how to choose a good one see Choosing a qualified surgeon
Surgeries for female stress incontinence
Surgery - brain see Brain surgery
Surgery using laser see Laser surgery
Surgical excision
Surgically placed central catheter - infants see Central venous catheter - infants
Sutures - cranial see Cranial sutures
Sutures - ridged
Sutures - separated
SVC obstruction
Swab for respiratory viruses see Nasopharyngeal culture
Swab for Staph carriage see Nasopharyngeal culture
Swallowing difficulty
Swallowing pain or burning
Swamp fever see Leptospirosis
Swan-Ganz - right heart catheterization
Swayback see Lordosis
Sweat - cold see Skin - clammy
Sweat chloride see Sweat electrolytes
Sweat electrolytes
Sweat test see Sweat electrolytes
Sweating
Sweating - absent
Sweating - excessive see Hyperhidrosis
Sweeteners
Swelling
Swelling in the abdomen see Abdomen - swollen
Swelling of a joint see Joint swelling
Swelling of the ankles - feet - legs see Foot, leg, and ankle swelling
Swelling of the face see Facial swelling
Swelling of the scrotum see Scrotal swelling
Swimmer's ear
Swimmer's ear - chronic
Swimmer's itch see Schistosomiasis
Swimmer's shoulder see Rotator cuff tendinitis
Swimming pool cleaners
Swimming pool granuloma
Swineherd's disease see Leptospirosis
Swollen belly see Abdomen - swollen
Swollen eye or conjunctiva see Chemosis
Swollen glands
Swollen gums see Gums - swollen
Swollen lymph nodes see Swollen glands
Sydenham chorea
Sympathomimetic intoxication see Amphetamine or sympathomimetic intoxication
Symptomatic
Syncope see Fainting
Syndactyly see Webbing of the fingers or toes
Syndactyly repair see Repair of webbed fingers or toes
Syndrome - Scheie (MPS1S) see Hurler syndrome
Synovectomy see Knee arthroscopy
Synovial biopsy
Synovial fluid analysis
Synovitis - toxic see Toxic synovitis
Syphilis
Syphilis - primary
Syphilis - secondary
Syphilis - tertiary
Syphilitic aneurysm see Thoracic aortic aneurysm
Syphilitic aseptic meningitis
Syphilitic myelopathy
Syphilitic stroke see Stroke secondary to syphilis
Syringomyelia
Syrinx see Syringomyelia
Systemic
Systemic histoplasmosis see Histoplasmosis - disseminated
Systemic inflammatory response syndrome (SIRS) see Sepsis
Systemic lupus erythematosus
Systemic sclerosis (scleroderma)
Systolic blood pressure see Blood pressure
Systolic click-murmur syndrome see Mitral valve prolapse
T (thymus derived) lymphocyte count
T and B lymphocyte assays see B and T cell screen
T cell counts see T (thymus derived) lymphocyte count
T3
T3 radioimmunoassay see T3
T3 resin uptake see RT3U
T3RU see RT3U
T4 test
Tabes dorsalis see Syphilitic myelopathy
Tachycardia see Arrhythmias
Tachycardia - ventricular see Ventricular tachycardia
Tachypnea see Rapid shallow breathing
Taenia saginata see Taeniasis
Taenia solium see Taeniasis
Taeniasis
Tagamet see H2 Receptor antagonists poisoning
Tailbone trauma
Takayasu arteritis
Talc see Talcum powder
Talcum powder
Talipes see Clubfoot
Talipes equinovarus see Clubfoot
Talwin see Pentazocine overdose
Tamponade see Cardiac tamponade
Tangent screen exam see Visual field
Tape test see Pinworm test
Tapeworm see Taeniasis
Tapeworm - infection see Hymenolepiasis
TAPVR see Total anomalous pulmonary venous return
Tar remover
Tarantula spider
Tardive dyskinesia
Tartar and plaque on teeth see Plaque and tartar on teeth
Taste - impaired
Tay-Sachs - resources
Tay-Sachs disease
TB see Pulmonary tuberculosis
TB meningitis see Meningitis - tuberculous
TB skin test see PPD skin test
TB smear see Sputum stain for mycobacteria
TB tine see Tuberculin tine test
TBG level see Serum TBG level
TDM see Therapeutic drug levels
Teaching children see Discipline
Tear - meniscus see Meniscus tears
Tear test see Schirmer's test
Tearing - decreased see Dry eyes
Tearing - increased see Watery eyes
Tearing test see Schirmer's test
Technetium scan see Liver scan
Teenage depression see Adolescent depression
Teenage pregnancy see Adolescent pregnancy
Teenagers and acne medicine
Teenagers and depression see Depression signs in teenagers
Teenagers and drugs see Drug signs and teenagers
Teens and safe driving see Safe driving for teens
Teeth - broken see Broken or knocked out tooth
Teeth - caring for see Dental care - adult
Teeth - delayed or absent formation see Tooth formation - delayed or absent
Teeth - widely spaced see Widely spaced teeth
Teeth grinding and clenching see Bruxism
Teething
TEF repair see Tracheoesophageal fistula and esophageal atresia repair
Telangiectasia
Television watching
Temper tantrums
Temperature - aging changes see Aging changes in vital signs
Temperature - normal see Body temperature normals
Temperature measurement
Temporal arteritis
Temporal lift see Forehead lift
Temporal lobe seizure
Temporomandibular joint disorders see TMJ disorders
Tendinitis
Tendinitis of the heel see Achilles tendinitis
Tendon repair
Tenecteplase see Thrombolytic therapy
Tenesmus
Teniasis see Taeniasis
Tennis elbow
Tennis shoulder see Rotator cuff tendinitis
Tenosynovitis
Tensilon test
Tension see Stress and anxiety
Tension headache
Tension pneumothorax
Tertian malaria see Malaria
Tertiary Lyme disease see Lyme disease - chronic persistent
Tertiary syphilis see Syphilis - tertiary
Test for precipitating antibodies see Aspergillosis precipitin
Test/procedure preparation - adolescent see Adolescent test or procedure preparation
Test/procedure preparation - infant see Infant test/procedure preparation
Test/procedure preparation - preschooler see Preschooler test or procedure preparation
Test/procedure preparation - school age see School age test or procedure preparation
Test/procedure preparation - toddler see Toddler test or procedure preparation
Testes
Testicle lump
Testicle pain
Testicle ultrasound
Testicles see Testes
Testicular biopsy
Testicular cancer
testicular enlargement see Scrotal swelling
Testicular failure
Testicular feminization see Androgen insensitivity syndrome
Testicular infection or torsion
Testicular ischemia see Testicular torsion
Testicular self-examination
Testicular sonogram see Testicle ultrasound
Testicular torsion
Testicular torsion repair
Testicular tumor see Leydig cell tumor
Testicular twisting see Testicular torsion
Testis infection see Orchitis
Testosterone
Tests of adrenal reserve see ACTH (Cortrosyn) stimulation test
TET see Tetralogy of Fallot
Tetanus
Tetanus - vaccine
Tetrahydrozoline
Tetralogy of Fallot
Tetralogy of Fallot repair see Congenital heart defect corrective surgery
Texas Wonder see Caladium
Texsolve S poisoning see Stoddard solvent poisoning
TG see Triglyceride level
Thai hemorrhagic fever see Dengue hemorrhagic fever
Thalassemia
Thalassemia see Thalassemia
Thallium and sestamibi stress tests
The flu
Theophylline - serum see Therapeutic drug levels
Theophylline overdose see Aminophylline overdose
Therapeutic abortion see Abortion - elective or therapeutic
Therapeutic drug levels
Therapeutic drug monitoring see Therapeutic drug levels
Therapy - radiation see Radiation therapy
Thevatia peruviana poisoning see Oleander
Thiamine
Thiamine deficiency see Beriberi
Thiazide overdose
Thin bones see Osteoporosis
Thinking - unclear see Confusion
Thinning of skin see Aging changes in skin
Thioglycolate poisoning see Cold wave lotion poisoning
Thioridazine poisoning
Third cranial nerve palsy see Cranial mononeuropathy III - compression type
Third degree burn see Burns
Thirst - absent
Thirst - excessive
Thomsen's disease see Myotonia congenita
Thoracentesis
Thoracic aortic aneurysm
Thoracic CT
Thoracic outlet syndrome
Thoracic spine films see Thoracic spine x-ray
Thoracic spine x-ray
Thoracic x-ray see Thoracic spine x-ray
Thoracoscopy see Lung surgery
Thoracotomy see Lung surgery
Thormahlen's test see Urine melanin
Thorn apple see Jimsonweed
Thoughts - cloudy see Confusion
Threadworm see Pinworms
Threatened miscarriage see Abortion - threatened
Threatened spontaneous abortion see Abortion - threatened
Three day measles see Rubella
Throat - sore see Sore throat
Throat cancer see Cancer - throat or larynx
Throat culture and sensitivity see Throat swab culture
Throat lesion biopsy see Oropharynx lesion biopsy
Throat swab culture
Thrombasthenia see Glanzmann’s disease
Thrombi see Blood clots
Thromboangiitis obliterans
Thrombocyte count see Platelet count
Thrombocytopenia
Thrombocytopenia (nonimmune) drug-induced see Drug-induced nonimmune thrombocytopenia
Thromboembolic states see Hypercoagulable states
Thrombolytic therapy
Thrombophlebitis
Thrombotic thrombocytopenic purpura
Thrombran see Trazodone hydrochloride overdose
Thrush
Thumbsucking
Thymoma - mediastinal see Mediastinal tumor
Thyroglobulin antibody see Antithyroglobulin antibody
Thyroid - medullary carcinoma see Medullary carcinoma of thyroid
Thyroid adenoma see Thyroid nodule
Thyroid antimicrosomal antibody see Antithyroid microsomal antibody
Thyroid antithyroglobulin antibody see Antithyroglobulin antibody
Thyroid biopsy - open see Thyroid excisional biopsy
Thyroid cancer
Thyroid cancer - papillary carcinoma
thyroid carcinoma see Thyroid nodule
Thyroid diseases
Thyroid echogram see Thyroid ultrasound
Thyroid excisional biopsy
Thyroid function tests
Thyroid gland removal
Thyroid hormone-binding ratio see RT3U
thyroid incidentaloma see Thyroid nodule
Thyroid nodule
Thyroid nodule fine needle aspirate biopsy see Fine needle aspiration of the thyroid
Thyroid preparation overdose
Thyroid scan
Thyroid sonogram see Thyroid ultrasound
Thyroid stimulating hormone see TSH
Thyroid stimulating immunoglobulin see TSI
Thyroid ultrasound
Thyroidectomy see Thyroid gland removal
Thyrotoxic periodic paralysis
Thyrotoxic storm
Thyrotoxicosis see Hyperthyroidism
thyrotoxicosis factitia see Factitious hyperthyroidism
thyrotoxicosis medicamentosa see Factitious hyperthyroidism
Thyrotropin see TSH
Thyroxine test see T4 test
TIA see Transient ischemic attack (TIA)
TIBC
Tibia
Tibia vara see Blount's disease
Tibial nerve dysfunction
Tic - chronic motor tic disorder see Chronic motor tic disorder
Tic - facial see Facial tics
Tic - transient tic disorder see Transient tic disorder
Tic douloureux see Trigeminal neuralgia
Tick bite
Tick paralysis
Tick-borne relapsing fever, Louse-borne relapsing fever see Relapsing fever
Ticks
Time out
Tinea see Ringworm
Tinea barbae see Folliculitis
Tinea capitis
Tinea circinata see Tinea corporis
Tinea corporis
Tinea cruris see Jock itch
Tinea of the body see Tinea corporis
Tinea of the foot see Athlete's foot
Tinea of the groin see Jock itch
Tinea of the scalp see Tinea capitis
Tinea pedis see Athlete's foot
Tinea versicolor
Tingling and numbness see Numbness and tingling
Tinnitus see Ear noises or buzzing
Tipped uterus see Retroversion of the uterus
TIPS see Transjugular intrahepatic portosystemic shunt (TIPS)
Tiredness see Fatigue
Tissue emphysema see Subcutaneous emphysema
Tissue infection - Clostridial see Gas gangrene
Tissue plasminogen activator see Thrombolytic therapy
Tissue sampling see Biopsy
Tissue typing see Histocompatibility antigen test
Tissue/organ rejection see Transplant rejection
Titer
Titer - antibodies see Antibody titer
TLE see Temporal lobe seizure
TMD see TMJ disorders
TMJ disorders
UAC see Umbilical catheters
UIP see Idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis
Ulcer - aphthous see Canker sores
Ulcer - duodenal or gastric see Peptic ulcer
Ulcer - mouth see Mouth ulcers
Ulcer - peptic see Peptic ulcer
Ulcer - stomach see Gastric ulcer
Ulcerative colitis
Ulcers
Ulcers - venous see Stasis dermatitis and ulcers
Ulnar nerve dysfunction
Ulnar nerve palsy see Ulnar nerve dysfunction
Ultrasonography of the breast see Breast ultrasound
Ultrasound
Ultrasound - abdomen see Abdominal ultrasound
Ultrasound - coronary artery see Intravascular ultrasound
Ultrasound - eye see Eye and orbit ultrasound
Ultrasound - pregnancy see Pregnancy ultrasound
Ultrasound - thyroid see Thyroid ultrasound
Ultraviolet light test see Wood’s lamp
Umbilical catheters
Umbilical cord care in newborns
Umbilical hernia
Umbilical hernia repair
Unable to get pregnant see Infertility
Uncal herniation see Brain herniation
Uncircumcised penis - bathing see Penis care (uncircumcised)
Uncomfortable fullness after meals see Indigestion
Uncomplicated urinary tract infection see Cystitis - acute bacterial
Unconjugated benign bilirubinemia see Gilbert’s syndrome
Unconjugated bilirubin see Bilirubin
Unconsciousness - first aid
Uncontrollable passage of feces see Bowel incontinence
Uncontrollable urination see Urinary incontinence
Uncontrolled eye movements see Eye movements - uncontrollable
Uncontrolled movements see Movement - uncontrollable
Underbite see Malocclusion of teeth
Undescended testicle
Undescended testicle repair
Undulant fever see Brucellosis
Unemerged tooth see Impacted tooth
Unerupted tooth see Impacted tooth
Unguis incarnatus see Ingrown toenail
Unicompartmental knee arthroplasty see Knee replacement - partial
Unicondylar knee replacement see Knee replacement - partial
Unilateral hydronephrosis
Unipolar depression see Major depression
Unisol overdose see Castor oil overdose
Unstable angina
Unstable bladder see Urge incontinence
UP junction obstruction see UPJ obstruction
UPEP see Protein electrophoresis - urine
UPJ obstruction
Upper airway biopsy
Upper endoscopy see EGD - esophagogastroduodenoscopy
Upper GI and small bowel series
Upper GI bleeding see Gastrointestinal bleeding
Upper GI series see Upper GI and small bowel series
Upper respiratory infection - viral see Common Cold
Upset stomach see Nausea and vomiting
Urea cycle - hereditary abnormality see Hereditary urea cycle abnormality
Urea nitrogen - urine
Uremia see Prerenal azotemia
Ureteral injury see Injury - kidney and ureter
Ureteral obstruction see Acute unilateral obstructive uropathy
Ureteral obstruction - chronic see Chronic unilateral obstructive uropathy
Ureteral reflux see Reflux nephropathy
Ureteral retrograde brush biopsy cytology
Ureterocele
Ureteropelvic junction obstruction see UPJ obstruction
Urethral discharge culture
Urethral discharge gram stain see Gram stain of urethral discharge
Urethral disruption see Traumatic injury of the bladder and urethra
Urethral injury see Traumatic injury of the bladder and urethra
Urethral meatal stenosis see Meatal stenosis
Urethral obstruction see Acute bilateral obstructive uropathy
Urethral stricture
Urethral suspension see Surgeries for female stress incontinence
Urethral syndrome see Urethritis - chronic
Urethral syndrome - acute see Cystitis - noninfectious
Urethritis
Urethritis - chronic
Urge incontinence
Urgent urination see Frequent or urgent urination
Uric acid
Uric acid - urine
Uricosuria see Uric acid - urine
Urinalysis
Urinary 24 hours sodium see Sodium - urine
Urinary Ca+2 see Calcium - urine
Urinary casts
Urinary catheter - infants
Urinary catheters
Urinary chloride see Chloride - urine
Urinary frequency or urgency see Frequent or urgent urination
Urinary immunoradiometric assays (IRMA) see LH urine test (home test )
Urinary incontinence
Urinary incontinence products
Urinary tract infection
Urinary tract infection - associated with a catheter see Catheter-associated UTI
Urinary tract infection - chronic or recurrent
Urinary tract infection - complicated see Kidney infection (pyelonephritis)
Urinary tract infection - recurrent see Recurrent cystitis
Urinary tract stones see Bladder stones
Urination - bed wetting
Urination - difficulty with flow
Urination - excessive at night
Urination - excessive volume
Urination - painful
Urination - uncontrollable see Urinary incontinence
Urine - abnormal color
Urine - bloody
Urine - citric acid test see Citric acid urine test
Urine - hemoglobin see Hemoglobinuria
Urine 24-hour volume
Urine albumin see Protein - urine
Urine amino acids see Aminoaciduria
Urine appearance and color see Urinalysis
Urine Bence-Jones protein see Bence-Jones protein - quantitative
Urine catecholamines see Catecholamines - urine
Urine chemistry
Urine collection - clean catch see Urine culture - clean catch
Urine collection - infants
Urine concentration test
Urine creatinine - spot collection see Creatinine - urine
Urine culture - catheterization see Urine culture - catheterized specimen
Urine culture - catheterized specimen
Urine culture - clean catch
Urine cytology see Cytology exam of urine
Urine density see Urine specific gravity
Urine dermatan sulfate see Acid mucopolysaccharides
Urine drug screen
Urine glucose see Glucose - urine
Urine heparan sulfate see Acid mucopolysaccharides
Urine immunoglobulin electrophoresis see Immunoelectrophoresis - urine
Urine ketones: acetone, acetoacetic acid, and beta-hydroxybutyric acid see Ketones - urine
Urine LAP see Leucine aminopeptidase - urine
Urine melanin
Urine metanephrine see Catecholamines - urine
Urine myoglobin see Myoglobin - urine
Urine Na+ see Sodium - urine
Urine odor
Urine output - decreased
Urine pH
Urine potassium see Potassium - urine
Urine protein see Protein - urine
Urine protein - 24 hour see 24-hour urine protein
Urine protein electrophoresis see Protein electrophoresis - urine
Urine reducing substances
Urine s.g see Urine specific gravity
Urine specific gravity
Urine sugar see Glucose - urine
Urine sugar reagent poisoning see Clinitest tablets poisoning
Urine urea nitrogen see Urea nitrogen - urine
Urine volume see Urine 24-hour volume
Uroflometry
Uroflow see Uroflometry
Urologic disorders see Renal and urologic disorders
Uropathy - obstructive see Obstructive uropathy
Uroporphyrin see Porphyrins - urine
Uroporphyrin levels see Porphyrins - blood
Urticaria see Hives
Urticaria pigmentosa
Usual interstitial pneumonitis see Idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis
Uterine cancer see Endometrial cancer
Uterine corpus cancer see Endometrial cancer
Uterine fibroids
Uterine prolapse
Uterosalpingography see Hysterosalpingography
Uterotubography see Hysterosalpingography
Uterus retroversion see Retroversion of the uterus
Uterus scraping see D and C
UTI see Urinary tract infection
UTI - acute see Cystitis - acute bacterial
UTI - associated with a catheter see Catheter-associated UTI
UTI - chronic or recurrent see Urinary tract infection - chronic or recurrent
UTI - recurrent see Recurrent cystitis
UUN see Urea nitrogen - urine
UVC see Umbilical catheters
Uvea
Uveitis
Uvulitis
V tach see Ventricular tachycardia
V/Q scan see Pulmonary ventilation/perfusion scan
V. cholerae see Cholera
Vacation health care
Vaccinations see Immunizations - general overview
Vaccine - chickenpox see Chickenpox - vaccine
Vaccine - diphtheria see Diphtheria immunization (vaccine)
Vaccine - hepatitis A see Hepatitis A - vaccine
Vaccine - hepatitis B see Hepatitis B - vaccine
Vaccine - influenza see Influenza vaccine
Vaccine - MMR see MMR - vaccine
Vaccine - pertussis see Pertussis - vaccine
Vaccine - pneumovax see Pneumococcal polysaccharide vaccine
Vaccine - tetanus see Tetanus - vaccine
Vaccine injury see Vaccine reaction
Vaccine reaction
VAD see Ventricular assist device
Vagina
Vaginal bleeding between periods
Vaginal bleeding in pregnancy
Vaginal cancer see Vaginal tumors
Vaginal candidiasis see Vaginal yeast infection
Vaginal culture see Culture - endocervix
Vaginal cysts
Vaginal discharge
Vaginal dryness treatment
Vaginal hysterectomy see Hysterectomy
Vaginal inflammation see Vulvovaginitis
Vaginal itching
Vaginal tumors
Vaginal wall repair see Anterior vaginal wall repair
Vaginal yeast infection
Vaginismus
Vaginitis see Vulvovaginitis
Vaginitis test - wet mount
Valium overdose see Diazepam overdose
Valley fever see Coccidioidomycosis
Valproic acid - serum see Therapeutic drug levels
Valrelease overdose see Diazepam overdose
Valve infection see Endocarditis
Valve repair see Heart valve surgery
Valve replacement see Heart valve surgery
Valvular pulmonary stenosis see Pulmonary valve stenosis
Vanillylmandelic acid (VMA) see Catecholamines - urine
Vanished testes - undescended see Undescended testicle
Vanishing testes - anorchia see Anorchia
Vaquez's disease see Polycythemia vera
Variant angina see Coronary artery spasm
Varicella see Chickenpox
Varicella zoster virus vaccine see Chickenpox - vaccine
Varicocele
Varicose vein therapy
Varicose vein treatment
Varicose veins
Varicose veins - scrotum see Varicocele
Varicosis see Varicose veins
Varicosity see Varicose veins
Variola see Smallpox
Variola - major and minor see Smallpox
Varivax see Chickenpox - vaccine
Varnish
Varsol 1 poisoning see Stoddard solvent poisoning
Vascular dementia see Dementia
Vascular ectasia of the colon see Angiodysplasia of the colon
Vascular ectasias see Telangiectasia
Vascular purpura see Henoch-Schonlein purpura
Vascular skin changes see Birthmarks - red
Vascular spasm
Vascular tunic see Uvea
Vascular ultrasound see Duplex ultrasound
Vasculitis - allergic hypersensitivity see Allergic vasculitis
Vasculitis - necrotizing see Necrotizing vasculitis
Vasectomy
Vaseline see Petroleum jelly overdose
Vaso-occlusive disease of the legs see Blockage of leg arteries
Vasoactive intestinal peptide-producing tumor see VIPoma
Vasoactive intestinal polypeptide see VIP
Vasoconstriction
Vasomotor rhinitis
Vasopressin see ADH
Vasovagal see Fainting
Vatran overdose see Diazepam overdose
VDRL
Vegan see Vegetarianism
Vegetarianism
Vein stripping see Varicose vein therapy
Venereal Disease Research Laboratory slide test - CSF see CSF VDRL test
Venereal Disease Research Laboratory test see VDRL
Venereal warts see Genital warts
Venipuncture
Venogram see Lower extremity venography
Venogram - renal see Renal venogram
Venous insufficiency
Venous stasis ulcers see Stasis dermatitis and ulcers
Venous thrombo-embolism see Pulmonary embolus
Ventilation/perfusion scan see Pulmonary ventilation/perfusion scan
Ventilator - infants see Mechanical ventilator - infants
Ventilatory failure see Respiratory acidosis
Ventral see Anterior
Ventricular assist device
Ventricular fibrillation
Ventricular puncture see CSF collection
Ventricular septal defect
Ventricular septal defect repair see Congenital heart defect corrective surgery
Ventricular tachycardia
Ventriculoperitoneal shunt
Vernal conjunctivitis
Verruca see Warts
Verruca vulgaris see Warts
Verrucae planae juveniles see Warts
Vertebral angiogram see Cerebral angiography
Vertebral compression fractures see Compression fractures of the back
Vertebral interbody fusion see Spinal fusion
Vertebral radiography see Thoracic spine x-ray
Vertebral-basilar artery occlusive syndrome see Aortic arch syndrome
Vertebrobasilar circulatory disorders
Vertebrobasilar insufficiency see Vertebrobasilar circulatory disorders
Vertigo see Dizziness
Vertigo - positional see Benign positional vertigo
Vertigo-associated disorders
Very low density lipoprotein see VLDL
Vesicles
Vesicoureteric reflux see Reflux nephropathy
Vesicourethral suspension see Surgeries for female stress incontinence
Vestibular schwannoma see Acoustic neuroma
VF see Ventricular fibrillation
Vibrio see Cholera
Vicks VapoRub overdose
Vicodin overdose see Hydrocodone and acetaminophen overdose
Victim assistance - resources
Vincent's stomatitis see Trench mouth
VIP
VIPoma
Viral arthritis
Viral croup see Croup
Viral gastroenteritis
Viral hemorrhagic fever see Ebola hemorrhagic fever
Viral hepatitis see Hepatitis A
Viral pneumonia
Virginia poke poisoning see Pokeweed poisoning
Virilization
Virtual colonoscopy
Visceral larva migrans
Visceromegaly
Visine see Tetrahydrozoline
Vision - light sensitive
Vision - night blindness
Vision Impairment see Vision problems
Vision problems
Vision test - acuity see Visual acuity test
Vision test - color see Color vision test
Vision test - refraction see Refraction test
Vistaril overdose see Hydroxyzine overdose
Visual acuity test
Visual acuity test - home see Home vision tests
Visual field
Vital signs
Vitamin A
Vitamin A test
Vitamin A toxicity see Hypervitaminosis A
Vitamin B-1 see Thiamine
Vitamin B-1 deficiency see Beriberi
Vitamin B-12
Vitamin B-12 absorption test see Schilling test
Vitamin B-12 deficiency (malabsorption) see Pernicious anemia
Vitamin B-12 level
Vitamin B-2 see Riboflavin
Vitamin B-2 deficiency see Riboflavin
Vitamin B-3 deficiency see Pellagra
Vitamin B-6
Vitamin B-9 see Folic acid (folate)
Vitamin Bx poisoning see Para-aminobenzoic acid poisoning
Vitamin C
Vitamin C and colds
Vitamin C deficiency see Scurvy
Vitamin D
Vitamin D deficiency see Rickets
Vitamin D toxicity see Hypervitaminosis D
Vitamin E
Vitamin E and heart disease see Heart disease and vitamin E
Vitamin K
Vitamin K deficiency see Vitamin K
Vitamins
Vitamins and safety regulations see Safety and vitamins
Vitiligo
Vitriol brown oil see Sulfuric acid poisoning
Vivol overdose see Diazepam overdose
VLDL
VMA see Catecholamines - urine
Vocal cord cancer see Cancer - throat or larynx
Vocal cord paralysis see Laryngeal nerve damage
Voice disorders see Speech disorders
Voice strain see Hoarseness or changing voice
Voiding cystourethrogram
Volkmann’s ischemic contracture
Voltaren overdose see Diclofenac sodium overdose
Volvulus - childhood
Vomiting see Nausea and vomiting
Vomiting - persistent - in pregnancy see Hyperemesis gravidarum
Vomiting blood
Vomiting in the morning - females see Morning sickness
Von Gierke disease
Von Recklinghausen neurofibromatosis see Neurofibromatosis-1
Von Willebrand disease
VP shunt see Ventriculoperitoneal shunt
VSD see Ventricular septal defect
VSD repair see Congenital heart defect corrective surgery
Vulva
Vulvar itching see Vaginal itching
Vulvitis
Vulvovaginitis
Waardenburg syndrome
Wake robin see Jack-in-the-pulpit
Wakefulness see Sleeping difficulty
Waking at night short of breath see Breathing difficulty - lying down
Waldenstrom's macroglobulinemia see Macroglobulinemia of Waldenstrom
Walking abnormalities
Walking during sleep see Sleep walking
Walking pneumonia see Atypical pneumonia
Walleye see Strabismus
Warm shock see Septic shock
Wart preparations poisoning
Wart removal
Wart remover poisoning see Wart preparations poisoning
Warts
Washing soda see Sodium carbonate poisoning
Wasp
Wasp sting see Insect bites and stings
Wasting see Muscle atrophy
Water contaminated with lead see Lead and tap water
Water deprivation test see Urine concentration test
Water in diet
Water loading test see Urine concentration test
Water on the brain see Hydrocephalus
Water safety see Safety
Watercolors
Waterhouse-Friderichsen syndrome
Watery eyes
Wax
Wax blockage
Wax poisoning - paraffin see Paraffin poisoning
Waxy casts see Urinary casts
WBC count
WBC esterase see Leukocyte esterase
WBC scan
Weak bones - premature infants see Osteopenia - premature infants
Weak pulse see Pulse - weak or absent
Weakness
Weariness see Fatigue
Web finger repair see Repair of webbed fingers or toes
Web toe repair see Repair of webbed fingers or toes
Webbing of the fingers or toes
Weber-Cockayne syndrome see Epidermolysis bullosa
Weedoff poisoning see Roundup grass and weed killer poisoning
Weedy nightshade poisoning see Blue nightshade poisoning
Wegener’s granulomatosis
Weight gain - slow (child 0 - 5 years) see Delayed growth
Weight gain - unintentional
Weight lifting and weight control
Weight loss - intentional see Losing weight
Weight loss - unintentional
Weight loss and age
Weight management
Weight problems and children
Weil disease see Leptospirosis
Weil-Felix reaction see Febrile/cold agglutinins
Well-balanced diet see Balanced diet
Welts see Angioedema
Werdnig-Hoffmann disease see Spinal muscular atrophy
Wermer syndrome see Multiple Endocrine Neoplasia Type I
Wernicke-Korsakoff syndrome
Wernicke's disease see Wernicke-Korsakoff syndrome
West Nile virus
Western blot for Lyme disease see Lyme disease antibody
Wet lungs - newborns see Transient tachypnea - newborn
Wet prep see Vaginitis test - wet mount
Wheezing
Whiplash
Whiplash - shaken infant see Shaken baby syndrome
Whipple’s disease
Whipworm infection
White blood cell count see WBC count
White blood cell differential count see Blood differential
White matter of the brain
Whitehead
Whooping cough see Pertussis
Widal's test see Febrile/cold agglutinins
Wide local excision see Breast lump removal
Wide-complex tachycardia see Ventricular tachycardia
Widely spaced teeth
Wild turnip see Jack-in-the-pulpit
Williams syndrome
Williams-Beuren syndrome see Williams syndrome
Willow-leaved foxglove poisoning see Foxglove poisoning
Wilms tumor
Wilson's disease
Window cleaner
Windshield washer fluid
Wine and heart health
Wine consumption see Alcohol use
Winter cherry poisoning see Jerusalem cherry poisoning
Winter itch see Dry skin
Witches milk see Nipple discharge - abnormal
Withdrawal from nicotine see Nicotine withdrawal
Withdrawal from opioids see Opiate withdrawal
Wolff-Parkinson-White syndrome
Women and heart disease see Heart disease and women
Wonderberry poisoning see Black nightshade poisoning
Wood alcohol
Wood stains
Wood’s lamp
Wool alcohol poisoning see Lanolin poisoning
Wool sorter's disease see Anthrax
Wool wax poisoning see Lanolin poisoning
Word comprehension see Mental status tests
Wound - cut or puncture see Cuts and puncture wounds
WPW see Wolff-Parkinson-White syndrome
Wrinkles
Wrinkles - aging changes see Aging changes in skin
Wrist pain
Written expression disorder see Disorder of written expression
Wry neck see Torticollis
X-linked adrenoleukodystrophy see Adrenoleukodystrophy
X-linked agammaglobulinemia see Agammaglobulinemia
X-linked dominant see Sex-linked dominant
X-linked recessive see Sex-linked recessive
X-ray
X-ray - abdomen see Abdominal film
X-ray - bone see Bone x-ray
X-ray - chest see Chest x-ray
X-ray - gallbladder see Oral cholecystogram
X-ray - hand see Hand x-ray
X-ray - head see Skull x-ray
X-ray - joint see Joint x-ray
X-ray - lumbosacral spine see Lumbosacral spine x-ray
X-ray - neck see Neck x-ray
X-ray - pelvis see Pelvis x-ray
X-ray - sinuses see Sinus x-ray
X-ray - skeleton
X-ray - skull see Skull x-ray
X-ray - spine see Thoracic spine x-ray
X-ray - teeth see Dental x-rays
Xanthelasma see Xanthoma
Xanthine overdose see Aminophylline overdose
Xanthoma
Xeroderma pigmentosa
Xerophthalmia see Dry eye syndrome
Xerosis
Xylose tolerance test see D-xylose absorption
Yawning - excessive
Yaws
Yeast infection - esophagus see Candida Esophagitis
Yeast infection - skin see Cutaneous candidiasis
Yeast infection - vagina see Vaginal yeast infection
Yeast infections and yogurt
Yellow fever
Yellow jacket sting see Insect bites and stings
Yellow oleander poisoning see Oleander
Yellow skin and eyes see Jaundice - yellow skin
Yew poisoning
Z-E syndrome see Zollinger-Ellison syndrome
Zantac see H2 Receptor antagonists poisoning
Zapex see Oxazepam overdose
Zeltran overdose see Diazepam overdose
Zinaderm overdose see Zinc oxide overdose
Zinc
Zinc in diet
Zinc oxide overdose
Zits see Acne
Zollinger-Ellison syndrome
Zoonotic infections see Pets and the immunocompromised person
Zygomycosis see Mucormycosis
Zygote see Fetal development



 
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