Diseases & Conditions List

Diseases, Conditions and Tests

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A, Hemophilia (Hemophilia)

Description : Hemophilia facts Hemophilia is one of a group of inherited bleeding disorders that ...

Abdominal Adhesions (Scar Tissue in the Abdomen)

Description : Abdominal adhesions facts* *Abdominal adhesions facts Medically Edited by: William C....

Abdominal Adhesions (Scar Tissue in the Abdomen)

Description : Abdominal adhesions facts* *Abdominal adhesions facts Medically Edited by: William C....

Abdominal Adhesions (Scar Tissue in the Abdomen)

Description : Abdominal adhesions facts* *Abdominal adhesions facts Medically Edited by: William C....

Abdominal Adhesions (Scar Tissue in the Abdomen)

Description : Abdominal adhesions facts* *Abdominal adhesions facts Medically Edited by: William C....

Abdominal Adhesions (Scar Tissue in the Abdomen)

Description : Abdominal adhesions facts* *Abdominal adhesions facts Medically Edited by: William C....

Abdominal Adhesions (Scar Tissue in the Abdomen)

Description : Abdominal adhesions facts* *Abdominal adhesions facts Medically Edited by: William C....

Abdominal Adhesions (Scar Tissue) (cont.)

Description : Abdominal adhesions facts* *Abdominal adhesions facts Medically Edited by: William C....

Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm

Description : Abdominal aortic aneurysm facts An aneurysm is an abnormal area of localized wideni...

  • Medical Author : Benjamin Wedro, MD, FACEP, FAAEM
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Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm

Description : Abdominal aortic aneurysm facts An aneurysm is an abnormal area of localized wideni...

  • Medical Author : Benjamin Wedro, MD, FACEP, FAAEM
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Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm

Description : Abdominal aortic aneurysm facts An aneurysm is an abnormal area of localized wideni...

  • Medical Author : Benjamin Wedro, MD, FACEP, FAAEM
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Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm

Description : Abdominal aortic aneurysm facts An aneurysm is an abnormal area of localized wideni...

  • Medical Author : Benjamin Wedro, MD, FACEP, FAAEM
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Abdominal Migraine in Children

Description : Abdominal migraine in children facts Abdominal migraine is believed to be a variant...

Abdominal Migraine in Children

Description : Abdominal migraine in children facts Abdominal migraine is believed to be a variant...

Abdominal Migraine in Children

Description : Abdominal migraine in children facts Abdominal migraine is believed to be a variant...

Abdominal Migraine in Children

Description : Abdominal migraine in children facts Abdominal migraine is believed to be a variant...

Abdominal Pain

Description : Abdominal pain facts Abdominal pain is pain that is felt in the part of the trunk b...

  • Medical Author : Jay W. Marks, MD ,Charles Patrick Davis, MD, PhD
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Abdominal Pain

Description : Abdominal pain facts Abdominal pain is pain that is felt in the part of the trunk b...

  • Medical Author : Jay W. Marks, MD / Charles Patrick Davis, MD, PhD
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Abdominal Pain

Description : Abdominal pain facts Abdominal pain is pain that is felt in the part of the trunk b...

  • Medical Author : Jay W. Marks, MD / Charles Patrick Davis, MD, PhD
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Abdominal Pain

Description : Abdominal pain facts Abdominal pain is pain that is felt in the part of the trunk b...

  • Medical Author : Jay W. Marks, MD , Charles Patrick Davis, MD, PhD
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Abdominal Pain

Description : Abdominal pain facts Abdominal pain is pain that is felt in the part of the trunk b...

  • Medical Author : Jay W. Marks, MD / Charles Patrick Davis, MD, PhD
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Abdominal Pain

Description : Abdominal pain facts Abdominal pain is pain that is felt in the part of the trunk b...

  • Medical Author : Jay W. Marks, MD,Charles Patrick Davis, MD, PhD
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Abdominal Pain

Description : Abdominal pain facts Abdominal pain is pain that is felt in the part of the trunk b...

  • Medical Author : Jay W. Marks, MD,Charles Patrick Davis, MD, PhD
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Abdominal Pain

Description : Abdominal pain facts Abdominal pain is pain that is felt in the part of the trunk b...

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Abscessed Tooth

Description : What are the signs and symptoms of an abscessed tooth? The tooth turns dark in colo...

Abscessed Tooth

Description : What is an abscessed tooth? When a tooth persistently throbs and keeps you up at nigh...

Abscessed Tooth

Description : What is an abscessed tooth? When a tooth persistently throbs and keeps you up at nigh...

Achalasia

Description : Achalasia facts Achalasia is a rare disease of the muscle of the lower esophageal b...

  • Medical Author : Jay W. Marks, MD , Charles Patrick Davis, MD, PhD
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Achalasia

Description : Achalasia facts Achalasia is a rare disease of the muscle of the lower esophageal b...

Aches, Pain, Fever (cont.)

Description : Aches, pain, fever facts Although a fever could be considered any body temperature ...

Achilles Tendon Rupture

Description : Achilles tendon rupture facts The most common initial symptom of Achilles tendon ru...

Achilles Tendon Rupture

Description : Achilles tendon rupture facts The most common initial symptom of Achilles tendon ru...

Achondroplasia

Description : Achondroplasia facts Achondroplasia is a genetic disorder of bone growth. Achondro...

Achondroplasia

Description : Achondroplasia facts Achondroplasia is a genetic disorder of bone growth. Achondro...

Achondroplasia

Description : Achondroplasia facts Achondroplasia is a genetic disorder of bone growth. Achondro...

Achondroplasia

Description : Achondroplasia facts Achondroplasia is a genetic disorder of bone growth. Achondro...

Achondroplasia

Description : Achondroplasia facts Achondroplasia is a genetic disorder of bone growth. Achondro...

Acne (Pimples)

Description : What is acne? Acne (acne vulgaris, common acne) is a disease of the hair follicles of...

Acne (Pimples)

Description : What is acne? Acne (acne vulgaris, common acne) is a disease of the hair follicles of...

Acne (Pimples)

Description : What is acne? Acne (acne vulgaris, common acne) is a disease of the hair follicles of...

Acne (Pimples)

Description : What is acne? Acne (acne vulgaris, common acne) is a disease of the hair follicles of...

Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome (AIDS)

Description : Acquired immunodeficiency syndrome (AIDS) facts AIDS stands for "acquired immunodef...

  • Medical Author : Mary D. Nettleman, MD, MS, MACP, Rowena A. Medina, MD, Eric S. Daar, MD
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Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome (AIDS)

Description : Acquired immunodeficiency syndrome (AIDS) facts AIDS stands for "acquired immunodef...

  • Medical Author : Mary D. Nettleman, MD, MS, MACP, Rowena A. Medina, MD, Eric S. Daar, MD
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Actinic Keratosis (Solar Keratosis)

Description : Actinic keratosis facts An actinic keratosis is a small, rough spot occurring on sk...

Actinic Keratosis (Solar Keratosis)

Description : Actinic keratosis facts An actinic keratosis is a small, rough spot occurring on sk...

Acupuncture

Description : Acupuncture facts Acupuncture has been shown to be effective for the treatment of nause...

Adenoidectomy Surgical Instructions

Description : Adenoidectomy surgery facts Adenoidectomy is a surgical procedure performed to remove t...

Adenovirus 14 Infection (Killer Cold Virus)

Description : Adenovirus 14 (Ad14) facts Adenovirus 14 (Ad14) is termed the killer cold virus bec...

Adenovirus 14 Infection (Killer Cold Virus)

Description : Adenovirus 14 (Ad14) facts Adenovirus 14 (Ad14) is termed the killer cold virus bec...

Adenovirus 14 Infection (Killer Cold Virus)

Description : Adenovirus 14 (Ad14) facts Adenovirus 14 (Ad14) is termed the killer cold virus bec...

Adult Brain Tumors

Description : Adult brain tumor facts* *Adult brain tumor facts medical author: Charles P. Davis, M...

Adult Brain Tumors

Description : Adult brain tumor facts* *Adult brain tumor facts medical author: Charles P. Davis, M...

Adult Brain Tumors

Description : Adult brain tumor facts* *Adult brain tumor facts medical author: Charles P. Davis, M...

Adult Brain Tumors

Description : Adult brain tumor facts* *Adult brain tumor facts medical author: Charles P. Davis, M...

Adult Brain Tumors

Description : Adult brain tumor facts* *Adult brain tumor facts medical author: Charles P. Davis, M...

Adult Brain Tumors

Description : Adult brain tumor facts* *Adult brain tumor facts medical author: Charles P. Davis, M...

Adult Brain Tumors

Description : Adult brain tumor facts* *Adult brain tumor facts medical author: Charles P. Davis, M...

Adult Brain Tumors

Description : Adult brain tumor facts* *Adult brain tumor facts medical author: Charles P. Davis, M...

Adult Brain Tumors

Description : Adult brain tumor facts* *Adult brain tumor facts medical author: Charles P. Davis, M...

Adult Brain Tumors

Description : Adult brain tumor facts* *Adult brain tumor facts medical author: Charles P. Davis, M...

Adult Brain Tumors

Description : Adult brain tumor facts* *Adult brain tumor facts medical author: Charles P. Davis, M...

Adult Brain Tumors

Description : Adult brain tumor facts* *Adult brain tumor facts medical author: Charles P. Davis, M...

Adult Brain Tumors

Description : Adult brain tumor facts* *Adult brain tumor facts medical author: Charles P. Davis, M...

Adult Brain Tumors

Description : Adult brain tumor facts* *Adult brain tumor facts medical author: Charles P. Davis, M...

Adult Brain Tumors

Description : Adult brain tumor facts* *Adult brain tumor facts medical author: Charles P. Davis, MD, Ph...

Adult Brain Tumors

Description : Adult brain tumor facts* *Adult brain tumor facts medical author: Charles P. Davis, M...

Adult-Onset Asthma

Description : When asthma symptoms appear and are diagnosed in adults older than 20, it is typically kno...

Adult-Onset Asthma

Description : When asthma symptoms appear and are diagnosed in adults older than 20, it is typically kno...

Advance Medical Directives (Living Will, Power of Attorney, and Health-Care Proxy

Description : Advance medical directive facts Advance directives are designed to outline a person...

Advance Medical Directives (Living Will, Power of Attorney, and Health-Care Proxy)

Description : Advance medical directive facts Advance directives are designed to outline a person...

Advance Medical Directives (Living Will, Power of Attorney, and Health-Care Proxy)

Description : Advance medical directive facts Advance directives are designed to outline a person...

Advance Medical Directives (Living Will, Power of Attorney, and Health-Care Proxy)

Description : Advance medical directive facts Advance directives are designed to outline a person...

Affordable Care Act (ACA or ObamaCare)

Description : What is the Affordable Care Act (ACA or ObamaCare)? This was adapted from an Apr. 24,...

  • Medical Author : William C. Shiel Jr., MD, FACP, FACR
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Affordable Care Act (ACA or ObamaCare)

Description : What is the Affordable Care Act (ACA or ObamaCare)? The entire health-care industry i...

  • Medical Author : William C. Shiel Jr., MD, FACP, FACR
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Affordable Care Act (ACA or ObamaCare)

Description : What is the Affordable Care Act (ACA or ObamaCare)? The entire health-care industry i...

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Agoraphobia

Description : Agoraphobia facts Agoraphobia is a fear of being outside or otherwise being in a si...

Agoraphobia

Description : Agoraphobia facts Agoraphobia is a fear of being outside or otherwise being in a si...

Alcohol and Teens

Description : Alcohol and teens facts Alcoholism is a substance-use disorder in which the suffere...

Alcohol and Teens

Description : Alcohol and teens facts Alcoholism is a substance-use disorder in which the suffere...

Alcohol and Teens

Description : Alcohol and teens facts Alcoholism is a substance-use disorder in which the suffere...

Alcohol and Teens

Description : Alcohol and teens facts Alcoholism is a substance-use disorder in which the suffere...

Alcohol and Teens

Description : Alcohol and teens facts Alcoholism is a substance-use disorder in which the suffere...

Alcohol and Teens

Description : Alcohol and teens facts Alcoholism is a substance-use disorder in which the suffere...

Alcohol and Teens

Description : Alcohol and teens facts Alcoholism is a substance-use disorder in which the suffere...

Alcohol and Teens

Description : Alcohol and teens facts Alcoholism is a substance-use disorder in which the suffere...

Alcoholism and Alcohol Abuse (Alcohol Use Disorder)

Description : Alcohol use disorder facts Alcohol abuse and dependence, now both included under th...

Alcoholism and Alcohol Abuse (Alcohol Use Disorder)

Description : Alcohol use disorder facts Alcohol abuse and dependence, now both included under th...

Alkaptonuria

Description : What is alkaptonuria? Alkaptonuria is an inherited condition that causes urine to tur...

Alkaptonuria

Description : What is alkaptonuria? Alkaptonuria is an inherited condition that causes urine to tur...

Alkaptonuria

Description : What is alkaptonuria? Alkaptonuria is an inherited condition that causes urine to tur...

Alkaptonuria

Description : What is alkaptonuria? Alkaptonuria is an inherited condition that causes urine to tur...

Alkaptonuria

Description : What is alkaptonuria? Alkaptonuria is an inherited condition that causes urine to tur...

Alkaptonuria

Description : What is alkaptonuria? Alkaptonuria is an inherited condition that causes urine to tur...

Allergic Cascade

Description : The allergic cascade facts The allergic response is usually very selective for spec...

Allergy (Allergies)

Description : Allergy involves an exaggerated response of the immune system, often to common substance...

Allergy (Allergies)

Description :     Allergy facts Allergy involves an exaggerated response o...

Allergy facts

Description : Allergy involves an exaggerated response of the immune system, often to common substance...

Allergy facts

Description : Allergy involves an exaggerated response of the immune system, often to common substance...

Allergy Treatment Begins at Home

Description : Allergy treatment facts Avoidance is always the best treatment for allergies. Ther...

Alopecia Areata (cont.)

Description : Alopecia areata facts Alopecia areata is a hair-loss condition which usually affect...

Alpha Thalassemia

Description : Alpha Thalassemia Facts* *Alpha thalassemia facts medical author: Melissa Conrad St&o...

Alpha Thalassemia

Description : Alpha Thalassemia Facts* *Alpha thalassemia facts medical author: Melissa Conrad St&o...

Alpha-1 Antitrypsin Deficiency

Description : What is alpha-1 antitrypsin deficiency? Alpha-1 antitrypsin deficiency is an inherite...

Alpha-1 Antitrypsin Deficiency

Description : What is alpha-1 antitrypsin deficiency? Alpha-1 antitrypsin deficiency is an inherite...

Alpha-1 Antitrypsin Deficiency

Description : What is alpha-1 antitrypsin deficiency? Alpha-1 antitrypsin deficiency is an inherite...

Alpha-1 Antitrypsin Deficiency

Description : What is alpha-1 antitrypsin deficiency? Alpha-1 antitrypsin deficiency is an inherite...

Alpha-1 Antitrypsin Deficiency

Description : What is alpha-1 antitrypsin deficiency? Alpha-1 antitrypsin deficiency is an inherite...

Alpha-1 Antitrypsin Deficiency

Description : What is alpha-1 antitrypsin deficiency? Alpha-1 antitrypsin deficiency is an inherite...

Alpha-1 Antitrypsin Deficiency

Description : What is alpha-1 antitrypsin deficiency? Alpha-1 antitrypsin deficiency is an inherite...

Alpha-1 Antitrypsin Deficiency

Description : What is alpha-1 antitrypsin deficiency? Alpha-1 antitrypsin deficiency is an inherite...

Alpha-1 Antitrypsin Deficiency

Description : What is alpha-1 antitrypsin deficiency? Alpha-1 antitrypsin deficiency is an inherite...

Alpha-Fetoprotein (AFP) Blood Test

Description : What is alpha-fetoprotein (AFP) blood test? The most widely used biochemical blood test i...

Alpha-fetoprotein Blood Test (cont.)

Description : What tests are available for measuring AFP? Several assays (tests) for measuring AFP are ...

Alport Syndrome

Description : Alport syndrome facts* *Alport syndrome facts medical author: Melissa Conrad Stö...

Alternative Treatment for MS (Complementary and Alternative Medicine or CAM for MS)

Description : Alternative treatment (CAM) for MS facts Fatigue and muscle spasticity are the symp...

Amenorrhea

Description : Amenorrhea facts Amenorrhea refers to the absence of menstrual periods; it may be e...

Amenorrhea

Description : Amenorrhea facts Amenorrhea refers to the absence of menstrual periods; it may be e...

Amenorrhea

Description : Amenorrhea facts Amenorrhea refers to the absence of menstrual periods; it may be e...

Amenorrhea

Description : Amenorrhea facts Amenorrhea refers to the absence of menstrual periods; it may be e...

Amenorrhea

Description : Amenorrhea facts Amenorrhea refers to the absence of menstrual periods; it may be e...

Amenorrhea

Description : Amenorrhea facts Amenorrhea refers to the absence of menstrual periods; it may be e...

American Sign Language

Description : What is American Sign Language? American Sign Language (ASL) is a complete, complex l...

American Sign Language

Description : What is American Sign Language? American Sign Language (ASL) is a complete, complex l...

American Sign Language

Description : What is American Sign Language? American Sign Language (ASL) is a complete, complex l...

American Sign Language

Description : What is American Sign Language? American Sign Language (ASL) is a complete, complex l...

Amniocentesis

Description : Amniocentesis facts Amniocentesis may be performed for chromosome analysis or the detec...

Amniocentesis

Description : Amniocentesis facts Amniocentesis may be performed for chromosome analysis or the detec...

Amniocentesis

Description : Amniocentesis facts Amniocentesis may be performed for chromosome analysis or the detec...

Amyloidosis

Description : Amyloidosis facts Amyloidosis is a disorder resulting from abnormal protein (amyloi...

  • Medical Author : William C. Shiel Jr., MD, FACP, FACR
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Anabolic Steroid Abuse

Description : Why do people abuse anabolic steroids? People abuse steroids for a variety of reasons...

  • Medical Author : Benjamin Wedro, MD, FACEP, FAAEM
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Anabolic Steroid Abuse

Description : Anabolic steroid abuse facts Anabolic steroids are used illegally to increase muscl...

  • Medical Author : Benjamin Wedro, MD, FACEP, FAAEM
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Anal Cancer

Description : Anal Cancer Facts* *Anal cancer facts medical author: Charles Patrick Davis, MD, PhD ...

Anal Cancer

Description : Anal Cancer Facts* *Anal cancer facts medical author: Charles Patrick Davis, MD, PhD ...

Anal Cancer

Description : Anal Cancer Facts* *Anal cancer facts medical author: Charles Patrick Davis, MD, PhD ...

Anal Fissure

Description : What causes anal fissures? Anal fissures are caused by trauma to the anus and anal ca...

  • Medical Author : Thomas P. Sokol, MD, FACS, FASCRS
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Anal Fissure

Description : Anal fissures facts Anal fissures are cracks or tears in the anus and anal canal. T...

  • Medical Author : Thomas P. Sokol, MD, FACS, FASCRS
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Anal Itching (Pruritus Ani)

Description : Anal itching facts Anal itching is itching around the anus. Examples of causes of ...

Anal Itching (Pruritus Ani)

Description : Anal itching facts Anal itching is itching around the anus. Examples of causes of ...

Anal Itching (Pruritus Ani)

Description : Anal itching facts Anal itching is itching around the anus. Examples of causes of ...

Anal Itching (Pruritus Ani)

Description : Anal itching facts Anal itching is itching around the anus. Examples of causes of ...

Anaphylaxis (Severe Allergic Reaction)

Description : Anaphylaxis facts Anaphylaxis is the most severe allergic reaction and is potential...

Anaphylaxis (Severe Allergic Reaction)

Description : Anaphylaxis facts Anaphylaxis is the most severe allergic reaction and is potential...

Anatomy and Function of the Liver

Description : What is the liver? Is it a gland or an organ? The liver is one of the vital organs of...

  • Medical Author : Benjamin Wedro, MD, FACEP, FAAEM
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Anatomy and Function of the Liver

Description : What is the liver? Is it a gland or an organ? The liver is one of the vital organs of...

  • Medical Author : Benjamin Wedro, MD, FACEP, FAAEM
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Anatomy and Function of the Liver

Description : What is the liver? Is it a gland or an organ? The liver is one of the vital organs of...

  • Medical Author : Benjamin Wedro, MD, FACEP, FAAEM
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Anemia

Description :     Anemia facts Anemia is a medical condition in which...

Anemia

Description :     Anemia facts Anemia is a medical condition in which...

Anemia

Description :   Anemia facts Anemia is a medical condition in which the red blood cell co...

Anemia

Description :   Anemia facts Anemia is a medical condition in which the red blood cell co...

Anemia

Description :       Anemia facts Anemia is a medical condition in ...

Anemia

Description :       Anemia facts Anemia is a medical condition in ...

Anemia

Description :     Anemia facts Anemia is a medical condition in which...

Anemia

Description :   Anemia facts Anemia is a medical condition in which the red blood cel...

Anemia

Description : Anemia facts Anemia is a medical condition in which the red blood cell count or hemoglo...

Anemia

Description :     Anemia facts Anemia is a medical condition in which the re...

Anemia facts

Description : Anemia is a medical condition in which the red blood cell count or hemoglobin is less th...

Anemia facts

Description :     Anemia facts Anemia is a medical condition in which...

Anemia facts

Description :   Anemia facts Anemia is a medical condition in which the red blood cell co...

Anencephaly

Description : Anencephaly facts* *Anencephaly facts medical author: Melissa Conrad Stöppler, ...

Anencephaly

Description : Anencephaly facts* *Anencephaly facts medical author: Melissa Conrad Stöppler, ...

Anencephaly

Description : Anencephaly facts* *Anencephaly facts medical author: Melissa Conrad Stöppler, ...

Anencephaly

Description : Anencephaly facts* *Anencephaly facts medical author: Melissa Conrad Stöppler, ...

Anencephaly

Description : Anencephaly facts* *Anencephaly facts medical author: Melissa Conrad Stöppler, ...

Angina

Description : What is angina? The heart is the pump responsible for circulating blood throughout th...

  • Medical Author : Benjamin Wedro, MD, FACEP, FAAEM
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Ankle Pain and Ankle Tendinitis (Tendonitis)

Description : Ankle pain and ankle tendinitis facts The ankle is a "hinged" joint. Ankle pain ca...

  • Medical Author : William C. Shiel Jr., MD, FACP, FACR
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Ankle Pain and Ankle Tendinitis (Tendonitis)

Description : Ankle pain and ankle tendinitis facts The ankle is a "hinged" joint. Ankle pain ca...

  • Medical Author : William C. Shiel Jr., MD, FACP, FACR
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Ankylosing Spondylitis

Description : Ankylosing spondylitis facts Ankylosing spondylitis belongs to a group of arthritis...

  • Medical Author : William C. Shiel Jr., MD, FACP, FACR
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Ankylosing Spondylitis

Description : Ankylosing spondylitis facts Ankylosing spondylitis belongs to a group of arthritis...

  • Medical Author : William C. Shiel Jr., MD, FACP, FACR
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Ankylosing Spondylitis

Description : Ankylosing spondylitis facts Ankylosing spondylitis belongs to a group of arthritis...

  • Medical Author : William C. Shiel Jr., MD, FACP, FACR
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Ankylosing Spondylitis

Description : Ankylosing spondylitis facts Ankylosing spondylitis belongs to a group of arthritis...

  • Medical Author : William C. Shiel Jr., MD, FACP, FACR
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Ankylosing Spondylitis

Description : Ankylosing spondylitis facts Ankylosing spondylitis belongs to a group of arthritis...

  • Medical Author : William C. Shiel Jr., MD, FACP, FACR
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Anorexia Nervosa

Description : Medical Editor: Melissa Conrad Stöppler, MD   Anorexia nervosa ...

Anorexia Nervosa

Description : Anorexia nervosa facts Anorexia nervosa is a a psychiatric condition, which is part...

Anterior Cruciate Ligament Tear (Torn ACL)

Description : Torn anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) facts The anterior cruciate ligament is one o...

  • Medical Author : Benjamin Wedro, MD, FACEP, FAAEM
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Anthrax

Description : Anthrax facts Anthrax is an infection by bacteria transmitted from animals. Anthra...

Anthrax

Description : Anthrax facts Anthrax is an infection by bacteria transmitted from animals. Anthra...

Anthrax

Description : Anthrax facts Anthrax is an infection by bacteria transmitted from animals. Anthra...

Antibiotic Resistance (Drug Resistance, Antimicrobial Resistance)

Description : Drug resistance facts* *Drug resistance facts Medically Edited by: Charles P. Davis, ...

Antibiotic Resistance (Drug Resistance, Antimicrobial Resistance)

Description : Drug resistance facts* *Drug resistance facts Medically Edited by: Charles P. Davis, ...

Antibiotic Resistance (Drug Resistance, Antimicrobial Resistance)

Description : Drug resistance facts* *Drug resistance facts Medically Edited by: Charles P. Davis, ...

Antiemetics for Nausea and Vomiting

Description : What can cause nausea and vomiting? Nausea and vomiting occur for many reasons. Commo...

Antiemetics for Nausea and Vomiting

Description : What can cause nausea and vomiting? Nausea and vomiting occur for many reasons. Commo...

Antiemetics for Nausea and Vomiting

Description : What can cause nausea and vomiting? Nausea and vomiting occur for many reasons. Commo...

Antiemetics for Nausea and Vomiting

Description : What can cause nausea and vomiting? Nausea and vomiting occur for many reasons. Commo...

Antiemetics for Nausea and Vomiting View Adult Skin Problems Slideshow Pictures

Description : What can cause nausea and vomiting? Nausea and vomiting occur for many reasons. Commo...

Antimitochondrial Antibodies (AMA)

Description : What are antimitochondrial antibodies (AMA)? Between 95 and 98% of patients with primary ...

Antimitochondrial Antibodies (AMA)

Description : Medical Editor: Leslie J. Schoenfield, MD, PhD   What are antimitoch...

Antimitochondrial Antibodies (AMA)

Description : What are antimitochondrial antibodies (AMA)? Between 95 and 98% of patients with primary ...

Antimitochondrial Antibodies (AMA)

Description : What are antimitochondrial antibodies (AMA)? Between 95 and 98% of patients with primary ...

Antimitochondrial Antibodies (AMA)

Description : What are antimitochondrial antibodies (AMA)? Between 95 and 98% of patients with primary ...

Antinuclear Antibody Test (ANA)

Description : What are antinuclear antibodies? We normally have antibodies in our blood that repel inva...

  • Medical Author : William C. Shiel Jr., MD, FACP, FACR
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Antinuclear Antibody Test (ANA)

Description : What are antinuclear antibodies? We normally have antibodies in our blood that repel inva...

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Antinuclear Antibody Test (ANA)

Description : What are antinuclear antibodies? We normally have antibodies in our blood that repel inva...

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Antinuclear Antibody Test (ANA)

Description : What are antinuclear antibodies? We normally have antibodies in our blood that repel inva...

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Antiphospholipid Syndrome

Description : Antiphospholipid syndrome facts Antiphospholipid syndrome is an autoimmune disorder...

  • Medical Author : William C. Shiel Jr., MD, FACP, FACR
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Antiphospholipid Syndrome

Description : Antiphospholipid syndrome facts Antiphospholipid syndrome is an autoimmune disorder...

  • Medical Author : William C. Shiel Jr., MD, FACP, FACR
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Antiphospholipid Syndrome

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  • Medical Author : William C. Shiel Jr., MD, FACP, FACR
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Antiphospholipid Syndrome

Description : What laboratory tests can support the diagnosis of antiphospholipid syndrome? Patient...

  • Medical Author : William C. Shiel Jr., MD, FACP, FACR
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Antiphospholipid Syndrome

Description : Antiphospholipid syndrome facts Antiphospholipid syndrome is an autoimmune disorder...

  • Medical Author : William C. Shiel Jr., MD, FACP, FACR
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Antiphospholipid Syndrome

Description : Antiphospholipid syndrome facts Antiphospholipid syndrome is an autoimmune disorder...

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Antisocial Personality Disorder

Description :   What are antisocial personality disorder symptoms and signs? To understand an...

Antisocial Personality Disorder

Description : Antisocial personality disorder (ASPD) facts A personality disorder (PD) is a persi...

Antisocial Personality Disorder

Description : Antisocial personality disorder (ASPD) facts A personality disorder (PD) is a persi...

Antisocial Personality Disorder

Description : Antisocial personality disorder (ASPD) facts A personality disorder (PD) is a persi...

Antisocial Personality Disorder

Description : Antisocial personality disorder (ASPD) facts A personality disorder (PD) is a persi...

Antisocial Personality Disorder

Description : Antisocial personality disorder (ASPD) facts A personality disorder (PD) is a persi...

Antisocial Personality Disorder

Description : Antisocial personality disorder (ASPD) facts A personality disorder (PD) is a persi...

Antro-duodenal Motility Study

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