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HEALTH AND DISEASE




   • ablation
   • abscess
   • absorbed dose
   • ACE inhibitor
   • acebutolol
   • acetylcysteine
   • Achilles tendinitis
   • achondroplasia
   • acidosis
   • acne
   • acromegaly
   • acupuncture
   • acute respiratory distress syndrome
   • addiction
   • Addison's disease
   • adenovirus infection
   • ADHD (attention deficit–hyperactive disorder)
   • adrenal gland disorders
   • aeroembolism
   • aging
   • agranulocytosis
   • AIDS (acquired immune deficiency syndrome)
   • albino
   • alkalosis
   • allergy
   • allogenic
   • alopecia
   • alpha-1 antitrypsin deficiency
   • altitude sickness
   • Alzheimer's disease
   • amnesia
   • amniocentesis
   • amyloidosis
   • amyotrophic lateral sclerosis
   • anabolic steroid
   • analgesic
   • anaphylaxis
   • anaplasmosis
   • androgen drugs
   • anemia
   • anencephaly
   • anesthesia
   • aneurysm
   • angina
   • angiography
   • angioplasty
   • ankylosis
   • anorexia nervosa
   • anoxia
   • antacid
   • anthrax
   • antibiotic
   • anticoagulant
   • antidepressant
   • antihistamine
   • antiphospholipid antibody syndrome
   • antiseptic
   • antitoxin
   • aortic dissection
   • aortography
   • aphasia
   • aplastic anemia
   • appendicitis
   • arrhythmias
   • arterial blood gas analysis
   • arteriography
   • arteriosclerosis
   • arthritis
   • arthroscope
   • artificial insemination
   • ascariasis
   • asepsis
   • aseptic
   • Asperger syndrome
   • asphyxia
   • aspirin
   • asthma
   • astigmatism
   • astringent
   • ataxia
   • atherosclerosis
   • athlete's foot
   • atopic dermatitis
   • atrial fibrillation
   • atrial septal defect
   • atropine
   • auscultation
   • autism
   • autoimmune disease
   • autoimmune lymphoproliferative syndrome (ALPS)
   • automated external defibrillator
   • autosomal dominant
   • autosomal recessive
   • azathioprine

   • bacteremia
   • bacterial disease
   • barbiturates
   • Bell's palsy
   • benzodiazepine
   • beriberi
   • beta blocker
   • bilharzia
   • biofeedback
   • biomedicine
   • bionics
   • biopsy
   • birth
   • birth defect
   • birthmarks
   • bladder cancer
   • bladder cancer treatment
   • blindness
   • blister
   • blood and marrow stem cell transplant
   • blood clotting
   • blood pressure
   • blood sugar
   • blood tests
   • blood transfusion
   • body temperature
   • boil
   • bone cancer
   • bone marrow tests
   • bone marrow transplantation
   • bone scan
   • botulism
   • brain tumor
   • brain tumor treatment
   • breast cancer
   • breast cancer treatment
   • Bright's disease
   • bronchiectasis
   • bronchitis
   • bronchopulmonary dysplasia
   • bronchoscopy
   • bruise
   • bunion
   • burns and scalds
   • bursitis and tendinitis

   • caffeine
   • calamine
   • calcium channel blocker
   • calculi
   • callus
   • cancer
   • cannula
   • carbuncle
   • carcinogen
   • carcinoma
   • cardiac catheterization
   • cardiac CT
   • cardiac massage
   • cardiac MRI
   • cardiac rehabilitation
   • cardiogenic shock
   • cardiomyopathy
   • cardioversion
   • caries
   • carotid artery disease
   • carotid endarterectomy
   • carotid ultrasound
   • carpal tunnel syndrome
   • carrier
   • catalepsy
   • cataplexy
   • cataract
   • catarrh
   • catatonia
   • catharsis
   • catheter
   • catheter ablation
   • cauterization
   • cavernous sinus thrombosis
   • celiac disease
   • cephalosporin
   • cerebral palsy
   • cesarian section
   • Chagas' disease
   • chest CT scan
   • chest X-ray
   • chickenpox
   • chilblain
   • chiropractic
   • chlamydia
   • chloromycetin
   • chloroquine
   • cholera
   • cholesterol
   • chondromalacia
   • chondrosarcoma
   • chorea
   • chorionic villus sampling
   • chronic obstructive pulmonary disease
   • cirrhosis of the liver
   • clavicle, fractures of
   • cleft palate
   • clubfoot
   • cochlear implant
   • cod liver oil
   • codeine
   • cold sore
   • colic
   • colitis
   • collodion
   • colon and rectal cancer
   • colon and rectal cancer treatment
   • colonoscopy
   • color blindness
   • coma
   • common cold
   • computed tomography (CT) scanning
   • concussion
   • congenital heart defects
   • conjunctivitis
   • connective tissue disorders
   • constipation
   • contact lenses
   • contraception
   • contrast medium
   • convulsion
   • corneal abrasion
   • corneal diseases and disorders
   • corneal transplant
   • coronary angiography
   • coronary artery bypass grafting
   • coronary artery disease
   • coronary calcium scan
   • coronary microvascular disease
   • cortisone
   • cough
   • cramp
   • cretinism
   • Creutzfeldt-Jakob disease (CJD)
   • croup
   • curvature of the spine
   • Cushing's syndrome
   • cyanosis
   • cyst
   • cystic fibrosis
   • cystitis
   • cytoscopy

   • deafness
   • death
   • decongestant
   • deep vein thrombosis
   • delirium
   • delirium tremens
   • dementia
   • demineralization
   • dengue fever
   • depressant
   • depression
   • dermatitis
   • diabetes
   • diabetes insipidus
   • diabetes mellitus
   • diabetic heart disease
   • diabetic neuropathy
   • diabetic retinopathy
   • diarrhea
   • diazepam
   • digitalis
   • digitoxin
   • digoxin
   • diphtheria
   • disease
   • disinfectant
   • disseminated intravascular coagulation
   • diuretic
   • Down's syndrome
   • drowning
   • drug
   • dysentery

   • ebola
   • echocardiogram
   • eclampsia
   • ectopic pregnancy
   • eczema
   • edema
   • Ehlers-Danlos syndrome
   • electrocardiogram
   • electrocution
   • electroencephalograph
   • electromyogram
   • elephantiasis
   • embolism
   • emetic
   • emphysema
   • encephalitis
   • endocarditis
   • endometrial cancer
   • endoscopes and endoscopy
   • enteritis
   • ephedrine
   • epidemic
   • epidemiology
   • epidural anesthesia
   • epilepsy
   • Epstein-Barr virus
   • equivalent dose
   • erysipelas
   • erythema
   • event monitor
   • Ewing's sarcoma
   • excessive blood clotting
   • extended wear contact lenses

   • factor V
   • factor VIII
   • factor IX
   • fainting
   • Fanconi anemia
   • femur, fracture of
   • fibrillation
   • fever
   • fibradenoma
   • fibroid
   • fibrosarcoma
   • fibula, fracture of
   • filariasis
   • fistula
   • food poisoning
   • fractures and dislocations
   • fragile X syndrome
   • freckle
   • frostbite
   • frozen shoulder
   • frusemide
   • fugue
   • fungal disease

   • gallstone
   • gangrene
   • gastroenteritis
   • gene therapy
   • genetic counseling
   • genetic disorder
   • gentian violet
   • glaucoma
   • glioma
   • glyceryl nitrate
   • glycosuria
   • goiter
   • gonorrhea
   • gout
   • granulation tissue
   • granuloma
   • growth hormone therapy
   • gynecology

   • halitosis
   • hallucination
   • harelip
   • hay fever
   • headache
   • hearing aid
   • heart attack (myocardial infarction)
   • heart attack warning signs
   • heart block
   • heart disease in women
   • heart disease risk factors
   • heart failure
   • heart murmur
   • heart palpitations
   • heart rate
   • heart surgery
   • HEART TOPICS
   • heart transplant
   • heart valve disease
   • heartburn
   • hematology
   • hematoma
   • hemochromatosis
   • hemoglobinuria
   • hemolysis
   • hemolytic anemia
   • hemophilia
   • hemorrhage
   • hemorrhoids
   • hemothorax
   • heparin
   • hepatitis
   • hernia
   • hiccup
   • high blood cholesterol
   • high blood pressure (hypertension)
   • histoplasmosis
   • HIV (human immunodeficiency virus)
   • hives
   • Hodgkin's disease
   • Hodgkin's disease treatment
   • hole in the heart
   • Holter monitor
   • homatropine
   • homeopathy
   • homocysteine
   • hookworm
   • hormone replacement therapy (HRT)
   • Huntington's disease
   • hydrocephalus
   • hyperbaric chamber
   • hypercalcemia
   • hyperglycemia
   • hyperopia (far-sightedness)
   • hypersensitivity
   • hypnosis
   • hyperthermia
   • hyperventilation
   • hypochondria
   • hypodermic syringe
   • hypoglycemia
   • hypotension (low blood pressure)
   • hypothermia
   • hypothyroidism
   • hypoxia
   • hysterectomy

   • iatrogenic disease
   • ibuprofen
   • idiopathic
   • idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis
   • idiopathic thrombocytopenic purpura
   • immunization
   • immunology
   • immunosuppressant drug
   • impetigo
   • implantable cardioverter defibrillator
   • incubation
   • incubation period
   • incubator
   • infectious disease
   • inflammation
   • influenza
   • inoculation
   • insomnia
   • intravenous drip
   • intubation
   • in-vitro fertilization
   • ipecac
   • iron-deficiency anemia

   • jaundice

   • Kaposi's sarcoma
   • Kawasaki disease
   • ketonuria
   • ketosis
   • kidney cancer
   • kidney machine
   • kidney stone
   • knee disorders
   • Korsakov's syndrome
   • kwashiorkor

   • L-dopa
   • lactase deficiency
   • laparoscopy
   • laryngitis
   • laser surgery
   • laudanum
   • laxative
   • lead poisoning
   • legionnaire's disease
   • leishmaniasis
   • leprosy
   • lesion
   • leukemia
   • leukemia treatment
   • liver cancer
   • liver cancer treatment
   • long QT syndrome
   • lower back pain
   • lumbar puncture
   • lung cancer
   • lung cancer treatment
   • lung function tests
   • lung transplant
   • lung ventilation-perfusion scan
   • lupus
   • lymphangioleiomyomatosis (LAMS)
   • lymphocytopenia
   • lymphoma

   • magnetic resonance imaging (MRI)
   • malaria
   • malnutrition
   • Marfan syndrome
   • mastectomy
   • measles
   • medical diagnostic techniques
   • MEDICAL TESTS
   • medicine through the ages
   • melanoma
   • melanoma treatment
   • Ménière's disease
   • meningitis
   • menthol
   • menstruation
   • mental illness
   • mental retardation
   • mesothelioma
   • metabolic panel
   • metabolic syndrome
   • metastasis
   • methotrexate
   • migraine
   • mitral regurgitation
   • mitral stenosis
   • mitral valve prolapse
   • mole
   • monoclonal antibody
   • mononucleosis
   • morphine
   • multiple birth
   • multiple myeloma
   • multiple sclerosis
   • mumps
   • muscular dystrophy
   • myalgic encephalomyelitis (ME)
   • myasthenia gravis
   • mycobacterial diseases
   • myocardial infarction
   • myocarditis
   • myopia (near-sightedness)

   • narcolepsy
   • narcotics
   • nausea
   • necrosis
   • nematode
   • nephritis
   • neuralgia
   • neuritis
   • neurofibromatosis
   • neurology
   • neurosis
   • nevus
   • night blindness
   • non-Hodgkin's lymphoma
   • non-Hodgkin's lymphoma treatment
   • non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug
   • norovirus infection
   • nuclear heart scan
   • nutrition
   • nystagmus

   • obstetrics
   • oncovirus
   • ophthalmoscope
   • ophthalmia
   • ophthalmology
   • opium
   • optometry
   • orthodontics
   • orthopedics
   • osteoarthritis
   • osteology
   • osteomyelitis
   • osteopathy
   • osteoporosis
   • osteosarcoma
   • otitis media
   • otoscope
   • overweight and obesity
   • oxygen therapy

   • pacemaker
   • Paget's disease
   • pain
   • palpitations
   • pancreatic cancer
   • pancreatic cancer treatment
   • Pap smear test
   • paracetamol
   • paralysis
   • paranoia
   • paraplegia
   • parasitic disease
   • paratyphoid fever
   • paresis
   • Parkinson's disease
   • patch test
   • patent ductus arteriosus
   • pathogen
   • pathology
   • pediatrics
   • pellagra
   • Pendred syndrome
   • penicillin
   • peptic ulcer
   • pericarditis
   • periodontics
   • peripheral arterial disease
   • peritonitis
   • pernicious anemia
   • pharmacology
   • pharmacy
   • pharyngitis
   • phenylketonuria
   • phlebitis
   • phobia
   • plague
   • pleural effusion
   • pleurisy
   • pneumonia
   • pneumoconiosis
   • pneumothorax
   • poliomyelitis
   • polycythemia vera
   • porphyria
   • positron emission tomography (PET) scanning
   • prednisone
   • pregnancy
   • presbyopia
   • procaine
   • prostate cancer
   • prostate cancer treatment
   • prosthetics
   • psittacosis
   • psoriasis
   • psychiatry
   • psychology
   • psychosis
   • psychotherapy
   • puberty
   • puerperal fever
   • pulmonary arterial hypertension
   • pulmonary embolism
   • pulse
   • pulse oximetry
   • pus
   • pyorrhea

   • Q fever
   • quarantine
   • quinine
   • quinsy

   • rabies
   • radiation sickness
   • radiation therapy
   • radiograph
   • radionuclide scanning
   • Raynaud's disease
   • renal dialysis
   • respiratory distress syndrome
   • respiratory failure
   • restless legs syndrome
   • retrolental fibroplasia
   • Rh incompatibility
   • rhesus factor
   • rheumatic fever
   • rheumatoid arthritis
   • rhinitis
   • rickets
   • rigor mortis
   • ringworm
   • Rocky Mountain spotted fever
   • rotavirus infection
   • roundworm
   • rubella

   • salmonella
   • sarcoidosis
   • sarcoma
   • scarlet fever
   • schistosamiasis
   • sciatica
   • sclerosis
   • scoliosis
   • scopolamine
   • screening
   • scrofula
   • scrub typhus
   • scurvy
   • seasonal affective disorder (SAD)
   • sedative
   • sepsis
   • septicemia
   • severe combined immunodeficiency
   • shingles
   • shock
   • sick sinus syndrome
   • sickle cell anemia
   • sigmoidoscopy
   • silicosis
   • skin cancer
   • skin cancer treatment
   • sleep apnea
   • sleeping sickness
   • slipped disk
   • smallpox
   • snake bite
   • sneeze
   • speech and speech disorders
   • sphygmomanometer
   • spina bifida
   • spinal cord injury
   • spirometry
   • staphylococcus
   • stent
   • stethoscope
   • stimulant
   • strep throat
   • streptococcus
   • stress testing
   • stroke
   • sudden cardiac arrest
   • sulfonamide
   • sunburn
   • sunstroke
   • surgery through the ages
   • syndrome
   • syphilis
   • syringe

   • tapeworm
   • tarsal tunnel syndrome
   • Tay-Sachs disease
   • teething
   • telangiectasia
   • temporal arteritis
   • temporal lobe epilepsy
   • tendons, disorders of
   • tennis elbow
   • teratoma
   • testicular feminization syndrome
   • tetanus
   • tetany
   • tetracycline
   • tetralogy of Fallot
   • thalassemia
   • thalidomide
   • thirst and hunger
   • thoracentesis
   • threadworm
   • thrombocythemia and thrombocytosis
   • thrombocytopenia
   • thrombolytic drugs
   • thrombophilia
   • thrombophlebitis
   • thrombosis
   • thrombotic thrombocytopenic purpura
   • thrombus
   • thrush
   • thymoma
   • thyroid cancer
   • thyroid cancer treatment
   • tic
   • tinnitus (ringing in the ear)
   • tonsillitis
   • toric contact lenses
   • total artificial heart
   • toxin
   • trachea, disorders of
   • tracheostomy
   • trachoma
   • transplant
   • transposition of the great vessels
   • tremor
   • Trendeleburg's test
   • triage
   • trichinosis
   • trichomoniasis
   • trichuriasis
   • tricuspid valve, disorders
   • trypanosome
   • transplant
   • trigger finger
   • T-tube cholangiography
   • tuberculosis
   • tumor
   • typhoid

   • ulcer
   • ultrasound scanning
   • Usher syndrome
   • uterine cancer
   • uterine cancer treatment
   • uterus, disorders of

   • vaccination
   • vaccine
   • varicose veins
   • vasculitis
   • vasodilator
   • ventilator
   • ventricular assist device
   • ventricular septal defect
   • vertigo
   • viral disease
   • vomiting
   • Von Willebrand disease

   • Waardenburg syndrome
   • wart
   • Wernicke-Korsakoff syndrome
   • whipworm disease
   • whooping cough

   • X-rays for medical diagnosis and treatment

   • yellow fever

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