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The sixth edition of The Gale Encyclopedia of Medicine is a timely, comprehensive resource for consumers interested in health information. It is a brand-new edition. GEM6 covers over 2050 topics on diseases and disorders, tests, treatments, therapies, and pharmaceuticals. Topics include adult ADHD, allergies, chlamydia, Clostridioides difficile, diabetes, gene editing, infectious mononucleosis, medical marijuana, opioid epidemic, vaccination, and vaping and e-cigarettes.

The set follows the standards of the Gale Encyclopedia of … Health Series that is well-known by librarians.

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  • Advisory board consisting of subject matter experts.
  • Over 2,050 entries. Examples: Chlamydia, Epinephrine auto-injection, Ischemia, Powassan disease, Stroke, and Vaccines.
  • Over 800 full-color photos, illustrations, graphs, maps.
  • Abundant see-references to help readers make connections to entries.
  • Sidebars that highlight prominent figures and pivotal moments in medicine.
  • An appendix of key organizations.
  • A glossary of terms (compiled of the entry-specific Key Terms lists).
  • A general index to offer access to places, subjects, titles, and proper names mentioned within the text.
  • A timeline of innovations and discoveries in medical history

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Table of Contents

Abdominal ultrasound.
Abdominal wall defects.
Abortion, partial birth.
Abortion, selective.
Abortion, therapeutic.
Abscess.
Abscess drainage.
Abuse.
Acetaminophen.
Achalasia.
Achondroplasia.
Acid phosphatase test.
Acne.
Acoustic neuroma.
Acrocyanosis.
Acromegaly and gigantism.
Actinomycosis.
Acupressure.
Acupuncture.
Acute kidney failure.
Acute lymphangitis.
Acute poststreptococcal glomerulonephritis.
Acute respiratory distress syndrome.
Acute stress disorder.
Addiction.
Addison's disease.
Adenoid hyperplasia.
Adenovirus infections.
Adhesions.
Adjustment disorders.
Admission to the hospital.
Adolescent nutrition.
Adrenal gland cancer.
Adrenal gland scan.
Adrenal virilism.
Adrenalectomy.
Adrenocorticotropic hormone test.
Adrenoleukodystrophy.
Adult ADHD.
Adult day care.
Adult nutrition.
Adult respiratory distress syndrome.
Advance directives.
Aging.
Agoraphobia.
AIDS/HIV.
Alagille syndrome.
Alanine aminotransferase test.
Albinism.
Alcoholism.
Alcohol-related neurologic disease.
Aldolase test.
Aldosterone assay.
Alexander technique.
Alkaline phosphatase test.
Allergic purpura.
Allergic rhinitis.
Allergies.
Allergy tests.
Alopecia.
Alpha1-adrenergic blockers.
Alpha-fetoprotein (AFP) test.
Alport syndrome.
Altitude sickness.
Alzheimer's disease.
Amblyopia.
Amebiasis.
Amenorrhea.
Amino acid disorders screening.
Aminoglycosides.
Amnesia.
Amniocentesis.
Amputation.
Amylase tests.
Amyloidosis.
Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis.
Anabolic steroid use.
Anaerobic infections.
Anal atresia.
Anal cancer.
Anal warts.
Analgesics.
Analgesics, opioid.
Anaphylaxis.
Anatomy.
Anemias.
Anesthesia.
Aneurysmectomy.
Anger management.
Angina.
Angiography.
Angioplasty.
Angiotensin-converting enzyme inhibitors.
Angiotensin-converting enzyme test.
Animal bite infections.
Ankylosing spondylitis.
Anorectal disorders.
Anorexia nervosa.
Anoscopy.
Anosmia.
Anoxia.
Antacids.
Antenatal testing.
Antepartum testing.
Anthrax.
Anticancer diet.
Antihyperuricemic drugs.
Antiacne drugs.
Anti-aging diet.
Antiandrogen drugs.
Antianemia drugs.
Antiangina drugs.
Antiangiogenic therapy.
Antianxiety drugs.
Antiarrhythmic drugs.
Antiasthmatic drugs.
Antibiotic resistance.
Antibiotic-associated colitis.
Antibiotics.
Antibiotics, ophthalmic.
Antibiotics, topical.
Anticancer drugs.
Anticoagulant and antiplatelet drugs.
Anticonvulsant drugs.
Antidepressant drugs.
Antidepressant drugs, SSRI.
Antidepressant drugs, tricyclic.
Antidiabetic drugs.
Antidiarrheal drugs.
Antidiuretic hormone (ADH) test.
Antiemetics.
Antifungal drugs, systemic.
Antifungal drugs, topical.
Antigas agents.
Antigastroesophageal reflux drugs.
Antihelminthic drugs.
Antihemorrhoid drugs.
Antihistamines.
Antihypertensive drugs.
Anti-inflammatory diets.
Anti-insomnia drugs.
Anti-itch drugs.
Antimalarial drugs.
Antimigraine drugs.
Antimyocardial antibody test.
Antinausea drugs.
Antinuclear antibody test.
Antioxidants.
Antiparkinson drugs.
Antiprotozoal drugs.
Antipsychotic drugs.
Antipsychotic drugs, atypical.
Anti-rejection drugs.
Antiretroviral drugs.
Antirheumatic drugs.
Antiseptics.
Antispasmodic drugs.
Antituberculosis drugs.
Antiulcer drugs.
Antiviral drugs.
Anxiety.
Anxiety disorders.
Aortic aneurysm.
Aortic aneurysm repair.
Aortic dissection.
Aortic valve insufficiency.
Aortic valve replacement.
Aortic valve stenosis.
Apgar testing.
Aphasia.
Aplastic anemia.
Appendectomy.
Appendicitis.
Appetite stimulant drugs.
Appetite suppressant drugs.
Apraxia.
Aromatherapy.
Arrhythmias.
Art therapy.
Arterial embolism.
Arteriovenous fistula.
Arteriovenous malformations.
Arthrography.
Arthroplasty.
Arthroscopic surgery.
Arthroscopy.
Asbestosis.
Ascites.
Aspartate aminotransferase test.
Asperger syndrome.
Aspergillosis.
Aspirin.
Asthma.
Astigmatism.
Aston-Patterning.
Ataxia-telangiectasia.
Atelectasis.
Atherectomy.
Atherosclerosis.
Athlete's foot.
Athletic heart syndrome.
Atopic dermatitis.
Atrial ectopic beats.
Atrial fibrillation and flutter.
Atrial septal defect.
Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD).
Audiometry.
Auditory integration training.
Auriculoacupuncture.
Autism.
Autoimmune disorders.
Autopsy.
Avian flu.
Aviation medicine.
Ayurvedic medicine.
Babesiosis.
Bacillary angiomatosis.
Bacteremia.
Bacterial vaginosis.
Bad breath.
Balance and coordination tests.
Balanitis.
Balantidiasis.
Balloon valvuloplasty.
Bandages and dressings.
Barbiturate-induced coma.
Barbiturates.
Bariatric surgery.
Barium enema.
Bartholin's gland cyst.
Bartonellosis.
Basal cell carcinoma.
Battered child syndrome.
Baylisascaris.
Bedbug infestation.
Bedsores.
Bedwetting.
Behcet's syndrome.
Bejel.
Bell's palsy.
Bence Jones protein test.
Bender-Gestalt test.
Benzodiazepines.
Bereavement.
Beriberi.
Berylliosis.
Beta blockers.
Beta2-microglobulin test.
Bile duct cancer.
Biliary atresia.
Binge drinking.
Binge eating disorder.
Biochemistry.
Bioelectric therapy.
Biofeedback.
Biomedical engineering.
Bipolar disorder.
Birth defects.
Birthmarks.
Bites and stings.
Black lung disease.
Bladder cancer.
Bladder stones.
Bladder training.
Blastomycosis.
Bleeding time.
Bleeding varices.
Blepharoplasty.
Blood clots.
Blood culture.
Blood donation and registry.
Blood gas analysis.
Blood sugar tests.
Blood typing and crossmatching.
Blood urea nitrogen test.
Blood-viscosity reducing drugs.
Body dysmorphic disorder.
Body image.
Body mass index.
Boils.
Bone biopsy.
Bone cancer.
Bone density test.
Bone disorder drugs.
Bone grafting.
Bone growth stimulation.
Bone marrow aspiration and biopsy.
Bone marrow transplantation.
Bone sarcoma.
Bone scan.
Bone x rays.
Borderline personality disorder.
Botulinum toxin injections.
Botulism.
Bowel preparation.
Bowel resection.
Bowel training.
Brachytherapy.
Brain abscess.
Brain biopsy.
Brain tumor.
Breast biopsy.
Breast cancer.
Breast implants.
Breast reconstruction.
Breast reduction.
Breast self-examination.
Breast ultrasound.
Breastfeeding.
Breastfeeding problems.
Breech birth.
Bronchiectasis.
Bronchiolitis.
Bronchitis.
Bronchodilators.
Bronchoscopy.
Brucellosis.
Bruises.
Bruxism.
Budd-Chiari syndrome.
Buerger's disease.
Bulimia nervosa.
Bullying.
Bundle branch block.
Bunion.
Burns.
Bursitis.
Byssinosis.
Caffeine.
Calcium.
Calcium channel blockers.
Campylobacteriosis.
Cancer.
Cancer markers.
Cancer moonshot.
Cancer screening guidelines.
Cancer staging.
Cancer survivorship issues.
Cancer therapy, curative intent.
Cancer therapy, palliative.
Cancer therapy, supportive.
Cancer vaccines.
Candidiasis.
Canker sores.
Carbohydrate intolerance.
Carbon monoxide poisoning.
Carcinoembryonic antigen test.
Carcinogens.
Cardiac catheterization.
Cardiac rehabilitation.
Cardiac tamponade.
Cardiomyopathy.
Cardiopulmonary resuscitation.
Cardioversion.
Carotid sinus massage.
Carpal tunnel syndrome.
Cataract surgery.
Cataracts.
Catatonia.
Catecholamines tests.
Catheter ablation.
Cat-scratch disease.
Celiac disease.
Cell therapy.
Cellulitis.
Central nervous system depressants.
Central nervous system infections.
Central nervous system stimulants.
Central sleep apnea.
Cephalosporins.
Cerebral amyloid angiopathy.
Cerebral aneurysm.
Cerebral palsy.
Cerebrospinal fluid (CSF) analysis.
Cerumen impaction.
Cervical cancer.
Cervical conization.
Cervical disk disease.
Cervical spondylosis.
Cervicitis.
Cesarean section.
Chagas' disease.
Chancroid.
Charcoal, activated.
Charcot Marie Tooth disease.
Charcot's joints.
Chelation therapy.
Chemical poisoning.
Chemistry screen.
Chemonucleolysis.
Chemotherapy.
Chest drainage therapy.
Chest physical therapy.
Chest x ray.
Chickenpox.
Chikungunya.
Child abuse.
Childbirth.
Childhood nutrition.
Childhood obesity.
Children's health.
Chiropractic.
Chlamydia.
Chlamydial pneumonia.
Choking.
Cholangitis.
Cholecystectomy.
Cholecystitis.
Cholera.
Cholestasis.
Cholesterol.
Cholesterol and triglyceride tests.
Cholesterol-reducing drugs.
Cholinergic drugs.
Chondromalacia patellae.
Choriocarcinoma.
Chorionic villus sampling.
Chronic fatigue syndrome.
Chronic granulomatous disease.
Chronic kidney disease.
Chronic kidney failure.
Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease.
Chronic traumatic encephalopathy.
Circumcision.
Cirrhosis.
Cleft lip and palate.
Clenched fist injury.
Clostridioides difficile.
Club drugs.
Clubfoot.
Cluster headache.
Coagulation disorders.
Coarctation of the aorta.
Cocaine and related disorders.
Coccidioidomycosis.
Coccyx injuries.
Cochlear implants.
Cognitive-behavioral therapy.
Cold agglutinins test.
Cold sores.
Colic.
Colitis.
Colon cancer.
Colonic irrigation.
Colonoscopy.
Color blindness.
Colostomy.
Colposcopy.
Coma.
Common cold.
Common variable immunodeficiency.
Compartment syndrome.
Complement deficiencies.
Complete blood count.
Computed tomography scans.
Concierge medicine.
Concussion.
Condoms.
Conduct disorder.
Congenital adrenal hyperplasia.
Congenital amputation.
Congenital bladder anomalies.
Congenital brain defects.
Congenital heart disease.
Congenital hip dysplasia.
Congenital lobar emphysema.
Congenital ureter anomalies.
Congestive cardiomyopathy.
Congestive heart failure.
Conjunctivitis.
Constipation.
Contact dermatitis.
Contraception.
Contractures.
Cooling treatments.
Coombs' tests.
Cor pulmonale.
Corneal abrasion.
Corneal transplantation.
Corneal ulcers.
Corns and calluses.
Coronary artery bypass graft surgery.
Coronary artery disease.
Coronary stenting.
Corticosteroids.
Corticosteroids, dermatologic.
Corticosteroids, inhaled.
Corticosteroids, systemic.
Cortisol tests.
Cosmetic dentistry.
Costochondritis.
Cough.
Cough suppressants.
Couvade syndrome.
Cox-2 inhibitors.
Craniopharyngioma.
Craniotomy.
C-reactive protein.
Creatine kinase test.
Creatinine test.
Creutzfeldt-Jakob disease.
Cri du chat syndrome.
Crohn's disease.
Croup.
Cryoglobulin test.
Cryotherapy.
Cryptococcosis.
Cryptosporidiosis.
CT-guided biopsy.
Cubital tunnel syndrome.
Culture-fair test.
Cushing's syndrome.
Cutaneous larva migrans.
Cutaneous T-cell lymphoma.
Cutis laxa.
Cyanosis.
Cyclic vomiting syndrome.
Cyclosporiasis.
Cystectomy.
Cystic fibrosis.
Cystinuria.
Cystitis.
Cystometry.
Cystoscopy.
Cytology.
Cytomegalovirus antibody screening test.
Cytomegalovirus infection.
Dacryocystitis.
DASH diet.
Death and dying.
Debridement.
Decompression sickness.
Decongestants.
Deep vein thrombosis.
Defibrillation.
Dehydration.
Delayed hypersensitivity skin test.
Delirium.
Delusions.
Dementia.
Dengue fever.
Dental erosion.
Dental fillings.
Dental implants and restoration.
Dental sealants.
Dental trauma.
Dental x rays.
Depo-Provera/Norplant.
Depressive disorders.
Dermatitis.
Dermatomyositis.
DES exposure.
Detoxification.
Detoxification diets.
Deviated septum.
Diabetes insipidus.
Diabetes mellitus.
Diabetes, type 1.
Diabetic amyotrophy.
Diabetic foot infections.
Diabetic ketoacidosis.
Diabetic neuropathy.
Diaper rash.
Diaphragm (birth control).
Diarrhea.
Diet and disease prevention.
Dietary guidelines.
Diets.
DiGeorge syndrome.
Digital rectal examination.
Digoxin.
Dilatation and curettage.
Diphtheria.
Discharge from the hospital.
Discoid lupus erythematosus.
Disk removal.
Dislocations and subluxations.
Dissociative disorders.
Distal pancreatectomy.
Diuretics.
Diverticulosis and diverticulitis.
Dizziness.
Do not resuscitate (DNR) order.
Doppler ultrasonography.
Down syndrome.
Drowning.
Drug metabolism/interactions.
Drug overdose.
Drug therapy monitoring.
Drugs used in labor.
Dry mouth.
Dry needling.
Dukan diet.
Duodenal obstruction.
Dysentery.
Dysfunctional uterine bleeding.
Dyslexia.
Dysmenorrhea.
Dyspareunia.
Dyspepsia.
Dysphasia.
Ear exam with an otoscope.
Ear surgery.
Ear, nose, and throat surgery.
Eating disorders.
Ebola.
Echinacea.
Echinococcosis.
Echocardiography.
E-cigarettes and vaping.
Ecstasy.
Ectopic pregnancy.
Eczema.
Edema.
Edwards' syndrome.
Ehlers-Danlos syndrome.
Ehrlichiosis.
Elder abuse.
Electric shock injuries.
Electrical nerve stimulation.
Electrical stimulation of the brain.
Electrocardiography.
Electroconvulsive therapy.
Electroencephalography.
Electrolyte disorders.
Electrolyte supplements.
Electrolyte tests.
Electromyography.
Electronic fetal monitoring.
Electrophysiology study of the heart.
Elephantiasis.
Embolism.
Emergency contraception.
Emerging diseases.
Emphysema.
Empyema.
Encephalitis.
Encephalopathy.
Encopresis.
Endarterectomy.
Endocarditis.
Endometrial biopsy.
Endometrial cancer.
Endometriosis.
Endorectal ultrasound.
Endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography.
Endoscopic sphincterotomy.
Endoscopic ultrasound.
Endoscopy.
Enemas.
Energy drinks.
Enhanced external counterpulsation.
Enlarged prostate.
Enterobacterial infections.
Enterobiasis.
Enterostomy.
Enterovirus infections.
Environmental health.
Enzyme therapy.
Eosinophilic pneumonia.
Epidemiology.
Epidermolysis bullosa.
Epididymitis.
Epidural therapy.
Epiglottitis.
Epilepsy.
Epinephrine auto-injection (Epi pen).
Episiotomy.
Epstein-Barr virus.
Epstein-Barr virus test.
Erectile dysfunction.
Erectile dysfunction treatment.
Erysipelas.
Erythema multiforme.
Erythema nodosum.
Erythroblastosis fetalis.
Erythrocyte sedimentation rate.
Erythromycins and macrolide antibiotics.
Erythropoietin test.
Erythropoietin therapy.
Escherichia coli.
Esophageal atresia.
Esophageal cancer.
Esophageal disorders.
Esophageal function tests.
Esophageal pouches.
Esophageal spasm.
Esophagogastroduodenoscopy.
Euthanasia.
Evidence-based practice.
Evoked potential studies.
Exercise.
Exophthalmos.
Expectorants.
External sphincter electromyography.
Extracorporeal membrane oxygenation.
Eye and orbit ultrasounds.
Eye cancer.
Eye examination.
Eye muscle surgery.
Eyeglasses and contact lenses.
Eyelid disorders.
Face lift.
Face transplantation.
Factitious disorders.
Failure to thrive.
Fainting.
Familial Mediterranean fever.
Familial polyposis.
Family therapy.
Fanconi's syndrome.
Fasciotomy.
Fast food.
Fasting.
Fatigue.
Fatty liver.
Fecal incontinence.
Fecal occult blood test.
Fecal transplant.
Feldenkrais method.
Female genital mutilation.
Female orgasmic disorder.
Female sexual arousal disorder.
Fetal alcohol speactrum disorders.
Fetal hemoglobin test.
Fetal surgery.
Fever.
Fever evaluation tests.
Fever of unknown origin.
Fibrin split products.
Fibrinogen test.
Fibroadenoma.
Fibrocystic condition of the breast.
Fibromyalgia.
Fibrosis.
Fifth disease.
Filariasis.
Finasteride.
Fingertip injuries.
First aid.
Fish and shellfish poisoning.
Fistula.
Flea-borne disease.
Flesh-eating disease.
Fluke infections.
Fluoroquinolones.
Folate.
Folic acid.
Folic acid deficiency anemia.
Follicle-stimulating hormone test.
Folliculitis.
Food allergies.
Food poisoning.
Foot care.
Foreign objects.
Forensic medicine.
Fracture repair.
Fractures.
Fragile X syndrome.
Friedreich's ataxia.
Frostbite and frostnip.
Fugu poisoning.
Functional endoscopic sinus surgery.
Fungal infections.
Galactorrhea.
Galactosemia.
Gallbladder cancer.
Gallbladder nuclear medicine scan.
Gallbladder x rays.
Gallium scan.
Gallstone removal.
Gallstones.
Gambling disorder.
Gaming.
Gamma globulin.
Gamma Knife surgery.
Ganglion.
Gangrene.
Gas embolism.
Gastrectomy.
Gastric acid determination.
Gastric bypass.
Gastric emptying scan.
Gastrinoma.
Gastritis.
Gastroenteritis.
Gastroesophageal reflux disease.
Gastrostomy.
Gaucher disease.
Gender dysphoria.
Gender issues in mental health.
Gene editing.
Gene therapy.
General adaptation syndrome.
General surgery.
Generalized anxiety disorder.
Genetic counseling.
Genetic testing.
Genetically modified organisms.
Genital herpes.
Genital warts.
Germ cell tumors.
Gerontology.
Gestalt therapy.
Gestational diabetes.
GI bleeding studies.
Giardiasis.
Ginkgo biloba.
Ginseng.
Glaucoma.
Gleason score.
Glomerulonephritis.
Glucose-6-phosphate dehydrogenase deficiency.
Gluten-free diet.
Glycogen storage diseases.
Glycosylated hemoglobin test.
Goiter.
Gonorrhea.
Goodpasture's syndrome.
Gout.
Gout drugs.
Graft-vs.-host disease.
Granuloma inguinale.
Grief counseling.
Group therapy.
Growth hormone tests.
Guided imagery therapy.
Guillain-Barre syndrome.
Guinea worm infection.
Gulf War syndrome.
Gynecomastia.
H1N1 influenza A.
H-2 blockers.
Hair transplantation.
Hairy cell leukemia.
Hallucinations.
Hammertoe.
Hand-foot-and-mouth disease.
Hantavirus infections.
Haptoglobin test.
Hartnup disease.
Hatha yoga.
Head and neck cancer.
Head injury.
Headache.
Health care proxy.
Health history.
Hearing aids.
Hearing loss.
Heart attack.
Heart block.
Heart disease.
Heart failure.
Heart failure drug treatment.
Heart murmurs.
Heart surgery for congenital defects.
Heart transplantation.
Heart valve repair.
Heart valve replacement.
Heartburn.
Heartland virus.
Heat disorders.
Heat treatments.
Heavy metal poisoning.
Heel spurs.
Heimlich maneuver.
Helicobacteriosis.
Hellerwork.
Hematocrit.
Hemochromatosis.
Hemoglobin electrophoresis.
Hemoglobin test.
Hemoglobinopathies.
Hemolytic anemia.
Hemolytic-uremic syndrome.
Hemophilia.
Hemophilus infections.
Hemoptysis.
Hemorrhagic fevers.
Hemorrhoids.
Hepatitis A.
Hepatitis B.
Hepatitis C.
Hepatitis D.
Hepatitis E.
Hepatitis virus tests.
Hepatitis, alcoholic.
Hepatitis, autoimmune.
Hepatitis, drug-induced.
Herbalism, traditional Chinese.
Herbalism, Western.
Hereditary fructose intolerance.
Hereditary hemorrhagic telangiectasia.
Hernia.
Hernia repair.
Herniated disk.
Hiatal hernia.
Hiccups.
High-density lipoproteins (HDL).
High-risk pregnancy.
Hip replacement.
Hirschsprung's disease.
Hirsutism.
Histiocytosis X.
Histoplasmosis.
HIV and AIDS tests.
Hives.
Hodgkin's lymphoma.
Holistic medicine.
Holter monitoring.
Holtzman ink blot test.
Home care.
Homeopathic medicine.
Homocysteine.
Hookworm disease.
Hormone replacement therapy.
Hospice.
Hospital-acquired infections.
HPV vaccination.
Human bite wounds.
Human chorionic gonadotropin (hCG) pregnancy test.
Human leukocyte antigen (HLA) test.
Human papillomavirus.
Human-potential movement.
Hunger and undernutrition.
Huntington's disease.
Hydatidiform mole.
Hydrocelectomy.
Hydrocephalus.
Hydronephrosis.
Hydrotherapy.
Hyperaldosteronism.
Hyperbaric oxygen therapy.
Hypercalcemia.
Hypercholesterolemia.
Hypercoagulation disorders.
Hyperemesis gravidarum.
Hyperglycemia.
Hyperhidrosis.
Hyperkalemia.
Hyperlipoproteinemia.
Hypernatremia.
Hyperopia.
Hyperparathyroidism.
Hyperpigmentation.
Hypersensitivity pneumonitis.
Hypersplenism.
Hypertension.
Hyperthyroidism.
Hypertrophic cardiomyopathy.
Hyphema.
Hypnotherapy.
Hypoactive sexual desire disorder.
Hypocalcemia.
Hypochondriasis.
Hypoglycemia.
Hypogonadism.
Hypokalemia.
Hypolipoproteinemia.
Hyponatremia.
Hypoparathyroidism.
Hypophysectomy.
Hypopituitarism.
Hypospadias and epispadias.
Hypotension.
Hypothermia.
Hypothyroidism.
Hypotonic duodenography.
Hysterectomy.
Hysteria.
Hysterosalpingography.
Hysteroscopy.
Hysterosonography.
Ichthyosis.
Idiopathic thrombocytopenic purpura.
Ileal conduit surgery.
Ileus.
Immobilization.
Immune complex test.
Immunodeficiency.
Immunoelectrophoresis.
Immunoglobulin deficiency syndromes.
Immunologic therapies.
Immunosuppressant drugs.
Immunosuppression.
Impacted tooth.
Impedance phlebography.
Impetigo.
Implantable cardioverter defibrillator.
Impotence.
Impulse control disorders.
In vitro fertilization.
Inclusion conjunctivitis.
Incompetent cervix.
Indigestion.
Indium scan of the body.
Induction of labor.
Infant massage.
Infection control.
Infectious arthritis.
Infectious disease.
Infectious mononucleosis.
Infertility.
Infertility drugs.
Infertility therapies.
Influenza.
Influenza vaccination.
Inhalants and related disorders.
Inhalation therapies.
Insecticide poisoning.
Insomnia.
Insulin.
Insulin resistance.
Integrative medicine.
Intellectual disability.
Intermittent claudication.
Intermittent explosive disorder.
Intermittent fasting.
Internet addiction disorder.
Intersex states.
Interstitial microwave thermal therapy.
Intestinal obstructions.
Intestinal polyps.
Intrauterine device.
Intrauterine growth retardation.
Intravenous rehydration.
Intravenous urography.
Intussusception.
Ipecac.
Iron deficiency anemia.
Iron tests.
Irritable bowel syndrome.
Ischemia.
Isolation.
Itching.
Japanese encephalitis.
Jaundice.
Jaw wiring.
Jet lag.
Jock itch.
Joint biopsy.
Joint fluid analysis.
Juvenile arthritis.
Kaposi's sarcoma.
Kawasaki syndrome.
Keloids.
Keratitis.
Keratosis pilaris.
Kidney biopsy.
Kidney cancer.
Kidney dialysis.
Kidney disease.
Kidney function tests.
Kidney nuclear medicine scan.
Kidney stones.
Kidney transplantation.
Kidney, ureter, and bladder x-ray study.
Kinesiology, applied.
Klebsiella.
Klinefelter syndrome.
Knee injuries.
Knee replacement.
Kneecap removal.
KOH test.
Korsakoff's syndrome.
Kyphosis.
Labyrinthitis.
Laceration repair.
Lacrimal duct obstruction.
Lactate dehydrogenase isoenzymes test.
Lactate dehydrogenase test.
Lactation.
Lactic acid test.
Lactose intolerance.
Laminectomy.
Laparoscopy.
Laryngeal cancer.
Laryngectomy.
Laryngitis.
Laryngoscopy.
Laser skin resurfacing.
Laser surgery.
Laser-assisted in situ keratomileusis (LASIK).
Late effects of childhood cancer and its treatment.
Late-life depression.
Latex allergy.
Laxatives.
LDL cholesterol test.
Lead poisoning.
Learning disorders.
Leeches.
Legionnaires' disease.
Leishmaniasis.
Leprosy.
Leptospirosis.
Lesch-Nyhan syndrome.
Leukemia stains.
Leukemias, acute.
Leukemias, chronic.
Leukocytosis.
Leukotriene inhibitors.
Lewy body dementia (LBD).
Lesbian gay bisexual and transgender (LGBT) health.
Lice infestation.
Lichen planus.
Lichen simplex chronicus.
Life support.
Lifestyle medicine.
Light therapy.
Lipase test.
Lipidoses.
Lipid panel.
Liposuction.
Listeria infections.
Listeriosis.
Lithotripsy.
Liver biopsy.
Liver cancer.
Liver disease.
Liver encephalopathy.
Liver function tests.
Liver nuclear medicine scan.
Liver transplantation.
Lobectomy.
Longevity.
Low back pain.
Low sugar diet.
Low testosterone.
Low-carbohydrate diets.
Low-density lipoproteins (LDL).
Lower esophageal ring.
LP PLA2 test.
Lumbar puncture.
Lumpectomy.
Lung abscess.
Lung biopsy.
Lung cancer, non-small cell.
Lung cancer, small cell.
Lung diseases due to gas or chemical exposure.
Lung perfusion and ventilation scan.
Lung surgery.
Lung transplantation.
Luteinizing hormone test.
Lyme disease.
Lymph node biopsy.
Lymphadenectomy.
Lymphadenitis.
Lymphangiography.
Lymphedema.
Lymphocyte typing.
Lymphocytic choriomeningitis.
Lymphocytopenia.
Lymphogranuloma venereum.
Lysergic acid diethylamide (LSD).
Macular degeneration.
Magnesium .
Magnesium imbalance.
Magnetic field therapy.
Magnetic resonance imaging.
Major depressive disorder.
Major neurocognitive disorder.
Malabsorption syndrome.
Malaria.
Malignant hyperthermia.
Malingering.
Mallet finger.
Mallory-Weiss syndrome.
Malnutrition.
Malocclusion.
MALT lymphoma.
Mammography.
Mania.
Manic episode.
Mantle cell lymphoma.
Marfan syndrome.
Marijuana.
Marriage counseling.
Marshall-Marchetti-Krantz procedure.
Massage therapy.
Mastectomy.
Mastitis.
Mastocytosis.
Mastoidectomy.
Mastoiditis.
Maternal obesity.
Maxillofacial trauma.
Measles.
Meckel's diverticulum.
Mediastinoscopy.
Medical marijuana.
Meditation.
Mediterranean diet.
Medullary sponge kidney.
Melanoma.
Melioidosis.
Memory loss.
Meniere's disease.
Meningitis.
Meningococcemia.
Menopause.
Men's health.
Men's nutrition.
Menstrual disorders.
Mental health hold.
Mental health assessment.
Mercury poisoning.
Mesothelioma.
Metabolic acidosis.
Metabolic alkalosis.
Methadone.
Methamphetamine.
Methemoglobinemia.
Microbiology.
Microbiome.
Microphthalmia and anophthalmia.
Microsurgery.
Middle East respiratory syndrome.
Mifepristone.
Migraine headache.
Military medicine.
Military mental health.
Mindfulness.
Mineral deficiency.
Mineral toxicity.
Minerals.
Minimally invasive heart surgery.
Minnesota multiphasic personality inventory (MMPI-2).
Minority health.
Minoxidil.
Miscarriage.
Mitral valve insufficiency.
Mitral valve prolapse.
Mitral valve repair.
Mitral valve stenosis.
Modified radical mastectomy.
Moles.
Monkeypox.
Monoamine oxidase inhibitors.
Monoclonal antibodies.
Mood disorders.
Mosquito-borne disease.
Motion sickness.
Movement disorders.
Movement therapy.
Methicillin-resistant staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) infections.
Mucopolysaccharidoses.
Mucormycosis.
Multiple chemical sensitivity.
Multiple endocrine neoplasia syndromes.
Multiple marker test.
Multiple myeloma.
Multiple personality disorder.
Multiple pregnancy.
Multiple sclerosis.
Multiple-gated acquisition (MUGA) scan.
Mumps.
Munchausen syndrome.
Muscle relaxants.
Muscle spasms and cramps.
Muscular dystrophy.
Mushroom poisoning.
Music therapy.
Mutism.
Myasthenia gravis.
Mycetoma.
Mycobacterial infections, atypical.
Mycoplasma infections.
Myelodysplastic syndrome.
Myelofibrosis.
Myelography.
Myers-Briggs type indicator.
Myocardial biopsy.
Myocardial resection.
Myocarditis.
Myoglobin test.
Myomectomy.
Myopathies.
Myopia.
Myositis.
Myotonic dystrophy.
Myringotomy and ear tubes.
Myxoma.
Naegleria fowleri.
Nail fungus.
Nail removal.
Nail-patella syndrome.
Narcolepsy.
Narcotics.
Nasal irrigation.
Nasal packing.
Nasal papillomas.
Nasal polyps.
Nasal trauma.
Nasogastric (NG) tube.
Nasopharyngeal culture.
Naturopathic medicine.
Nausea and vomiting.
Necrotizing enterocolitis.
Neonatal abstinence syndrome.
Neonatal care.
Neonatal jaundice.
Nephrectomy.
Nephrotic syndrome.
Nephrotoxic injury.
Neuralgia.
Neuroblastoma.
Neuroendocrine tumors.
Neurofibromatosis.
Neurogenic bladder.
Neurolinguistic programming.
Neurological exam.
Neuropsychological testing.
Neurosurgery.
Neutropenia.
Nicotine and related disorders.
Night terrors.
Nipah virus disease.
Nitrogen narcosis.
Nocardiosis.
Non-communicable diseases.
Nongonococcal urethritis.
Non-nucleoside reverse transcriptase inhibitors.
Nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs.
Noroviruses.
Nosebleed.
Numbness and tingling.
Nutrition.
Nutrition and mental health.
Nutrition counseling.
Nutritional supplements.
Nystagmus.
Obesity.
Obesity and surgery.
Obsessive-compulsive disorder.
Obstetric and gynecologic surgery.
Obstetrical emergencies.
Occupational therapy.
Oil spills: health effects.
Oligomenorrhea.
Omega-3 and omega-6 fatty acids.
Onychomycosis.
Oophorectomy.
Ophthalmologic surgery.
Ophthalmoplegia.
Opioid epidemic.
Opioid induced constipation.
Opioid-related disorders.
Oppositional defiant disorder.
Optic atrophy.
Optic neuritis.
Oral contraceptives.
Oral hygiene.
Orbital and periorbital cellulitis.
Orchiopexy.
Orchitis.
Organ donation.
Organic food.
Orthodontics.
Orthopedic surgery.
Orthostatic hypotension.
Osteoarthritis.
Osteochondroses.
Osteogenesis imperfecta.
Osteomyelitis.
Osteopathy.
Osteopetroses.
Osteoporosis.
Ostomy.
Otitis externa.
Otitis media.
Otosclerosis.
Ototoxicity.
Outpatient surgery.
Ovarian cancer.
Ovarian cysts.
Ovarian torsion.
Overactive bladder.
Overhydration.
Oxygen therapy.
Pacemakers.
Paget's disease of bone.
Paget's disease of the breast.
Pain and pain management.
Paleo diet.
Palliative care.
Pallidotomy.
Palpitations.
Pancreas transplantation.
Pancreatectomy.
Pancreatic cancer, endocrine.
Pancreatic cancer, exocrine.
Pancreatitis.
Panic attack.
Panic disorder.
Pap test.
Papilledema.
Paracentesis.
Paralysis.
Paranoia.
Parathyroid hormone test.
Parathyroid scan.
Parathyroidectomy.
Paratyphoid fever.
Parentage testing.
Parenteral nutrition.
Parkinson's disease.
Parotidectomy.
Paroxysmal atrial tachycardia.
Parrot fever.
Partial thromboplastin time.
Paruresis.
Patau syndrome.
Patent ductus arteriosus.
Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act.
Pediatric leukemia.
Pediatric surgery.
Pellagra.
Pelvic exam.
Pelvic fracture.
Pelvic inflammatory disease.
Pelvic relaxation.
Pelvic ultrasound.
Penicillins.
Penile cancer.
Penile prostheses.
Percutaneous transhepatic cholangiography.
Perforated eardrum.
Perforated septum.
Pericardiocentesis.
Pericarditis.
Perinatal infection.
Periodic paralysis.
Periodontal disease.
Peripheral endarterectomy.
Peripheral vascular bypass surgery.
Peripheral vascular disease.
Peritonitis.
Pernicious anemia.
Peroxisomal disorders.
Personality disorders.
Pervasive developmental disorders.
Pet therapy.
Peyronie's disease.
Pharmacogenetics.
Phenylketonuria.
Pheochromocytoma.
Phimosis.
Phlebotomy.
Phosphorus imbalance.
Photodynamic therapy.
Photorefractive keratectomy (PRK).
Photosensitivity.
Phototherapy.
Physical allergy.
Physical examination.
Physical therapy.
Physiology.
Pica.
Pickwickian syndrome.
Piercing and tattoos.
Pilates.
Pinguecula and pterygium.
Pinta.
Pituitary dwarfism.
Pituitary tumors.
Pityriasis rosea.
Placenta previa.
Placental abruption.
Plague.
Plasma renin activity.
Plasmapheresis.
Plastic, reconstructive, and cosmetic surgery.
Platelet aggregation test.
Platelet count.
Platelet function disorders.
Pleural biopsy.
Pleurisy.
Pneumococcal pneumonia.
Pneumocystis pneumonia.
Pneumonectomy.
Pneumonia.
Pneumonia vaccine.
Pneumothorax.
Poison ivy and poison oak.
Poisoning.
Polio.
Polycystic kidney disease.
Polycystic ovary syndrome.
Polycythemia vera.
Polydactyly and syndactyly.
Polyglandular deficiency syndromes.
Polyhydramnios and oligohydramnios.
Polymyalgia rheumatica.
Polymyositis.
Polysomnography.
Porphyrias.
Portal vein bypass.
Positron emission tomography (PET).
Post-concussion syndrome.
Postmenopausal bleeding.
Postpartum depression.
Postpolio syndrome.
Post-traumatic stress disorder.
Powassan disease.
Prader-Willi syndrome.
Precision medicine initiative.
Precocious puberty.
Preeclampsia and eclampsia.
Pregnancy.
Premature labor.
Premature menopause.
Premature rupture of membranes.
Prematurity.
Premenstrual dysphoric disorder.
Premenstrual syndrome.
Prenatal surgery.
Preparing for surgery.
Prepregnancy counseling.
Presbyopia.
Priapism.
Prickly heat.
Primary biliary cirrhosis.
Probiotics.
Proctitis.
Progressive multifocal leukoencephalopathy.
Progressive supranuclear palsy.
Prolactin test.
Prolonged QT syndrome.
Prophylaxis.
Prostate biopsy.
Prostate cancer.
Prostate ultrasound.
Prostatectomy.
Prostate-specific antigen test.
Prostatitis.
Prosthetics.
Protease inhibitors.
Protein components test.
Protein electrophoresis.
Protein-energy malnutrition.
Prothrombin time.
Proton pump inhibitors.
Provenge (sipuleucel-T).
Pseudogout.
Pseudomonas infections.
Pseudoxanthoma elasticum.
Psoriasis.
Psoriatic arthritis.
Psychoanalysis.
Psychological tests.
Psychological trauma.
Psychosis.
Psychosocial disorders.
Psychosurgery.
Psychotherapy.
Ptosis.
Puberty.
Public health.
Puerperal infection.
Pulmonary alveolar proteinosis.
Pulmonary artery catheterization.
Pulmonary edema.
Pulmonary embolism.
Pulmonary fibrosis.
Pulmonary function tests.
Pulmonary hypertension.
Pulmonary valve insufficiency.
Pulmonary valve stenosis.
Pyelonephritis.
Pyloric stenosis.
Pyloroplasty.
Pyruvate kinase deficiency.
Q fever.
Qigong.
Quad screen.
Quadrantectomy.
Rabies.
Radial keratotomy.
Radiation injuries.
Radiation therapy.
Radical neck dissection.
Radioactive implants.
Radiology.
Rape and sexual assault.
Rare diseases.
Rashes.
Rat-bite fever.
Raynaud's disease.
Recompression treatment.
Rectal cancer.
Rectal examination.
Rectal polyps.
Rectal prolapse.
Recurrent miscarriage.
Red blood cell indices.
Red reflex testing.
Reflex sympathetic dystrophy.
Reflex tests.
Reflexology.
Rehabilitation.
Reiki.
Reiter's syndrome.
Relapsing fever.
Relapsing polychondritis.
Relaxation therapy.
Renal artery occlusion.
Renal artery stenosis.
Renal tubular acidosis.
Renal vein thrombosis.
Renovascular hypertension.
Respiratory acidosis.
Respiratory alkalosis.
Respiratory distress syndrome.
Respiratory failure.
Respiratory syncytial virus.
Respiratory therapy.
Restless legs syndrome.
Restrictive cardiomyopathy.
Reticulocyte count.
Retinal artery occlusion.
Retinal detachment.
Retinal hemorrhage.
Retinal vein occlusion.
Retinitis pigmentosa.
Retinoblastoma.
Retinopathies.
Retrograde cystography.
Retrograde ureteropyelography.
Retrograde urethrography.
Retropubic suspension.
Reye syndrome.
Rhabdomyolysis.
Rheumatic fever.
Rheumatoid arthritis.
Rhinitis.
Rhinoplasty.
Riboflavin deficiency.
Rickets.
Rickettsialpox.
Ringworm.
Road traffic safety.
Robot-assisted surgery.
Rocky Mountain spotted fever.
Rolfing.
Root canal treatment.
Rosacea.
Roseola.
Ross River Virus.
Rotator cuff injury.
Rotavirus infections.
Roundworm infections.
Rubella.
Rubella test.
Rural health.
Sacroiliac disease.
Safe sex.
Safe/moderate alcohol consumption.
Salivary gland scan.
Salivary gland tumors.
Salmonella food poisoning.
Salpingectomy.
Salpingo-oophorectomy.
SAPHO syndrome.
Sarcoidosis.
Sarcomas.
Saw palmetto.
Scabies.
Scar revision surgery.
Scarlet fever.
Scars.
Schistosomiasis.
Schizoaffective disorder.
Schizophrenia.
School violence.
Sciatica.
Scleroderma.
Sclerotherapy for esophageal varices.
Scoliosis.
Scrotal nuclear medicine scan.
Scrotal ultrasound.
Scrub typhus.
Scurvy.
Seasonal affective disorder.
Seborrheic dermatitis.
Secondary polycythemia.
Sedation.
Seizure disorder.
Selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors.
Self-mutilation and cutting.
Semen analysis.
Senior mental health.
Senior nutrition.
Sensory integration disorder.
Sepsis.
Septic shock.
Septoplasty.
Serum sickness.
Severe acute respiratory syndrome (SARS).
Severe combined immunodeficiency.
Sex hormones tests.
Sex reassignment surgery.
Sex therapy.
Sexual abuse.
Sexual addiction.
Sexual dysfunction.
Sexually transmitted infection cultures.
Sexually transmitted infections.
Shaken baby syndrome.
Shiatsu.
Shigellosis.
Shin splints.
Shingles.
Shock.
Shock wave therapy.
Shortness of breath.
Shy-Drager syndrome.
Shyness.
Sickle cell disease.
Sideroblastic anemia.
Sigmoidoscopy.
Sildenafil citrate.
Silicosis.
Simple mastectomy.
Single photon emission computed tomography.
Sinus endoscopy.
Sinusitis.
Situs inversus.
Sitz bath.
Sjogren's syndrome.
Skin biopsy.
Skin cancer, non-melanoma.
Skin culture.
Skin grafting.
Skin lesion removal.
Skin lesions.
Skin pigmentation disorders.
Skin resurfacing.
Skull x rays.
Sleep deprivation.
Sleep disorders.
Sleeping sickness.
Small intestine biopsy.
Smallpox.
Smelling disorders.
Smoke inhalation.
Smoking.
Smoking cessation drugs.
Snoring.
Social communication disorder.
Social media and social media studies.
Sodium.
Soft tissue sarcoma.
Somatoform disorders.
Sore throat.
South American blastomycosis.
Space medicine.
Speech disorders.
Speech therapy.
Spina bifida.
Spinal cord injury.
Spinal cord tumors.
Spinal fusion.
Spinal instrumentation.
Spinal stenosis.
Spirometry.
Splenectomy.
Splenic trauma.
Sporotrichosis.
Sports injuries.
Sprains and strains.
Sputum culture.
Squamous cell carcinoma of the skin.
St. John's wort.
Stanford-Binet intelligence scales.
Stapedectomy.
Staphylococcal infections.
Staphylococcal scalded skin syndrome.
Starvation.
Stem cell transplantation.
Steroids.
Stillbirth.
Stockholm syndrome.
Stomach cancer.
Stomach flushing.
Stomachache.
Stomatitis.
Stool culture.
Stool fat test.
Stool O and P test.
Strabismus.
Strep throat.
Streptococcal antibody tests.
Streptococcal infections.
Stress.
Stress reduction.
Stress test.
Stridor.
Stroke.
Strongyloidiasis.
Stuttering.
Subacute sclerosing panencephalitis.
Subarachnoid hemorrhage.
Subdural hematoma.
Substance abuse and dependence.
Sudden cardiac death.
Sudden infant death syndrome.
Sugar.
Suicide.
Sulfonamides.
Sunburn.
Sunscreens.
Superior vena cava syndrome.
Surfactant.
Swallowing disorders.
Sweat test.
Swollen glands.
Sydenham's chorea.
Sympathectomy.
Syphilis.
Systemic corticosteroids.
Systemic lupus erythematosus.
Tai chi.
Tanning.
Tapeworm diseases.
Tardive dyskinesia.
Tarsorrhaphy.
Tattoo removal.
Tay-Sachs disease.
Technetium heart scan.
Teen health.
Teen pregnancy.
Teen relationship abuse.
Teeth whitening.
Teething.
Telehealth.
Temporal arteritis.
Temporomandibular joint disorders.
Tendinitis.
Tennis elbow.
Tensilon test.
Tension headache.
Testicular cancer.
Testicular self-examination.
Testicular surgery.
Testicular torsion.
Tetanus.
Tetracyclines.
Tetralogy of Fallot.
Thalassemia.
Thallium heart scan.
Thematic apperception test.
Therapeutic baths.
Therapeutic hypothermia.
Therapeutic touch.
Third-spacing.
Thoracentesis.
Thoracic outlet syndrome.
Thoracic surgery.
Thoracoscopy.
Three-parent mitochondrial manipulation technology.
Throat culture.
Thrombocytopenia.
Thrombocytosis.
Thrombolytic therapy.
Thrombophlebitis.
Thrombotic thrombocytopenic purpura.
Thymoma.
Thyroid biopsy.
Thyroid cancer.
Thyroid function tests.
Thyroid hormones.
Thyroid nuclear medicine scan.
Thyroid ultrasound.
Thyroidectomy.
Thyroiditis.
Tilt table test.
Tinnitus.
Tommy John surgery.
Tomosynthesis.
Tonsillectomy and adenoidectomy.
Tooth decay.
Tooth extraction.
Tooth replacements and restorations.
Tooth replantation.
Toothache.
Topical anesthesia.
TORCH test.
Torticollis.
Total parenteral nutrition.
Tourette syndrome.
Toxic epidermal necrolysis.
Toxic shock syndrome.
Toxicology screen.
Toxoplasmosis.
Trabeculectomy.
Tracheoesophageal fistula.
Tracheotomy.
Trachoma.
Traction.
Traditional Chinese medicine.
Trager psychophysical integration.
Trans fatty acids.
Transcranial Doppler ultrasonography.
Transesophageal echocardiography.
Transfusion.
Transhepatic biliary catheterization.
Transient ischemic attack.
Translational medicine.
Transplant surgery.
Transposition of the great arteries.
Transurethral bladder resection.
Transvaginal ultrasound.
Transverse myelitis.
Traumatic amputations.
Traumatic brain injury.
Travel health.
Traveler's diarrhea.
Tremors.
Trench fever.
Trichinosis.
Trichomoniasis.
Tricuspid valve insufficiency.
Tricuspid valve stenosis.
Trigeminal neuralgia.
Trigger finger.
Triglycerides.
Triglycerides test.
Tropical spastic paraparesis.
Troponins test.
Tubal ligation.
Tube compression of the esophagus and stomach.
Tube feedings.
Tuberculin skin test.
Tuberculosis.
Tularemia.
Tumor markers.
Tumor necrosis factor.
Tumor removal.
Turmeric.
Turner syndrome.
Typhoid fever.
Typhus.
Tzanck preparation.
Ulcer surgery.
Ulcers (digestive).
Ultrasound.
Ultraviolet light treatment.
Umbilical cord blood banking.
Umbilical hernia repair.
Undernutrition.
Undescended testes.
Upper GI exam.
Ureteral stenting.
Urethritis.
Uric acid tests.
Urinalysis.
Urinary anti-infectives.
Urinary catheterization.
Urinary diversion surgery.
Urinary incontinence.
Urinary tract infection.
Urine culture.
Urine flow test.
Uterine fibroid embolization.
Uterine fibroids.
Uterine prolapse.
Uveitis.
Vaccination.
Vaccines.
Vaginal pain.
Vaginismus.
Vaginitis and vulvovaginitis.
Vagotomy.
Valsalva maneuver.
Valvular heart disease.
Varicose veins.
Vascular disease.
Vascular surgery.
Vasculitis.
Vasectomy.
Vasodilators.
Vegetarianism.
Vegetative state.
Velopharyngeal insufficiency.
Vena cava filter.
Venography.
Venous access.
Venous insufficiency.
Ventricular aneurysm.
Ventricular assist device.
Ventricular ectopic beats.
Ventricular fibrillation.
Ventricular septal defect.
Ventricular shunt.
Ventricular tachycardia.
Vertical banded gastroplasty.
Vertical infections.
Vesicoureteral reflux.
Vibriosis.
Video games.
Vision training.
Visual health.
Visual impairment.
Vitamin A.
Vitamin B6.
Vitamin D.
Vitamin E.
Vitamin K.
Vitamin tests.
Vitamin toxicity.
Vitamins.
Vitrectomy.
Vocal cord nodules and polyps.
Vocal cord paralysis.
Volkmann's contracture.
Vomiting.
Von Willebrand disease.
Vulvar cancer.
Vulvodynia.
Waldenstrom's macroglobulinemia.
Warts.
Wechsler intelligence test.
Wegener's granulomatosis.
Weight loss drugs.
West Nile virus.
Wheezing.
Whiplash.
White blood cell count and differential.
Whole-bowel irrigation.
Whooping cough.
Wilderness medicine.
Wilms' tumor.
Wilson disease.
Wiskott-Aldrich syndrome.
Withdrawal syndromes.
Wolff-Parkinson-White syndrome.
Women's health.
Women's nutrition.
Workplace safety.
Wound care.
Wound closure and repairs.
Wound culture.
Wounds.
Xanthoma.
X-linked agammaglobulinemia.
Yaws.
Yellow fever.
Yersinosis.
Yoga.
Zellweger syndrome.
Zika virus disease.
Zoonosis.