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  1. Computed Tomography (CT) ScanoftheSpine
  2. Computed Tomography (CT) Scanofthe Body
  3. Computed Tomography (CT) Scanofthe Head and Face
  4. Computed Tomography Angiogram (CT Angiogram)
  5. Coronary Calcium Scan
  6. SPECT Image ofthe Heart
  7. Positron Emission Tomography (PET)
  8. Lung Cancer Screening
  9. Tests for Low Back Pain Learn why X-rays, CT scans, and MRIs may not find the cause of your low back pain.
  10. Coronary Calcium Scan: Should I Have This Test? Guides you through the decision to have a coronary calcium scan. Explains why a coronary calcium scan is done and what it can show. Lists treatments that might come after a coronary calcium scan. Lists risks and benefits. Includes interactive tool to help you decide.
  11. Arthrogram (Joint X-Ray)
  12. Headaches: Should I Have Imaging Tests to Find Out What's Causing My Headaches? Guides you through the decision to have imaging tests to evaluate your headaches. Looks at the types of imaging tests used, including CTscan and MRI. Includes interactive tool to help you make your decision.
  13. Intravenous Pyelogram (IVP)
  14. Virtual Colonoscopy Discusses virtual colonoscopy (computed tomographic colonography). Covers why and how it is done. Explains how it differs from a regular colonoscopy. Covers things to think about when choosing virtual colonoscopy.
  15. cat's claw
  16. Imaging Tests for Epilepsy
  17. Cat Eye Syndrome
  18. Bone Scan
  19. Gallium Scan
  20. Gallbladder Scan Discusses nuclear scanning test done to evaluate gallbladder function. Covers how to prepare for test and how it is done, including use of radioactive tracer substance. Includes info on risks and what test results may mean.
  21. Kidney Scan Discusses nuclear scanning test to check way kidney works or its shape and size. Also called a renal scan. Covers use to check for cancer or how transplanted kidney is working. Explains how camera scans for radiation to make pictures of kidney.
  22. Testicular Scan
  23. Thyroid Scan
  24. Lumbosacral Region oftheSpine
  25. Bacterial Infections oftheSpine
  26. Ergonomics: Using Your Computer Get tips on how to set up and use your computer in a way that prevents aches and pains.
  27. Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) oftheSpine
  28. Proper Back Posture (Neutral Spine)
  29. Liver and Spleen Scan Discusses nuclear scan to look at liver and spleen for problems. Explains how to prepare for the test, how it is done, and risks. Discusses results and what affects the tests. Looks at other tests that may be done.
  30. Lung VQ Scan
  31. Salivary Gland Scan
  32. Cardiac Perfusion Scan
  33. Nuclear Medicine Scan
  34. Lung Cancer: Should I Have Screening? Guides people who are at high risk for lung cancer through the decision on whether to have an annual low-dose CT screening. Discusses the benefits and risks of having screening and the risk for getting lung cancer. Includes an interactive tool to help you decide.
  35. Evaluation and Treatment After a First Seizure
  36. Cardiac Blood Pool Scan
  37. Thyroid Scan: Understanding the Test Learn what happens before and during a thyroid scan and what the test looks for.
  38. Technetium-Labeled Red Blood Cell Bleeding Scan
  39. Heart Tests: When Do You Need Them?
  40. barium sulfate (oral and rectal)
  41. Colorectal Cancer: Which Screening Test Should I Have? Guides you through choosing a test to check for colorectal cancer. Looks at symptoms of colorectal cancer. Covers stool tests, sigmoidoscopy, colonoscopy, and virtual colonoscopy. Includes interactive tool to help you make your decision.
  42. Bone Density
  43. Scoliosis in Children and Teens
  44. Cranial Ultrasound
  45. Spinal Decompression for Neck Pain
  46. Scoliosis In Adults
  47. Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) Discusses test (also called MRI scan) that uses a magnetic field and pulses of radio wave energy to make pictures of organs and structures inside the body. Covers why it is done, how to prepare, and how it is done.
  48. Cervical Spinal Fusion
  49. Lumbar Spondylosis
  50. Radioactive Iodine Uptake Test
  51. Myelogram
  52. Animal and Human Bites Discusses what to do for animal or human bites. Covers puncture wounds, cuts, scrapes, and crushing injuries. Covers bites by adults and kids, dogs and cats, and wild animals. Covers home treatment. Includes tool to help you decide when to call a doctor.
  53. Abdominal Ultrasound
  54. Controlling Pet Allergens
  55. Spinal Manipulation
  56. Toxoplasmosis During Pregnancy Discusses risks to the fetus of a woman who gets toxoplasmosis during pregnancy. Covers common symptoms like swollen glands. Discusses treatment with antibiotics. Covers how to avoid toxoplasmosis, including avoiding raw meat and contact with cat feces.
  57. Thyroid and Parathyroid Ultrasound Covers imaging test to check the thyroid gland and parathyroid glands. Includes info on problems test checks for, such as lumps in the thyroid gland or enlarged thyroid and parathyroid glands. Covers how it is done. Discusses possible results.
  58. Osteoporosis: Should I Have a Dual-Energy X-Ray Absorptiometry (DXA) Test? Guides through decision to have a dual-energy X-ray absorptiometry (DXA) test for osteoporosis. Explains DXA test. Includes risk factors for osteoporosis you can and cannot change. Covers benefits and risks. Includes an interactive tool to help you decide.
  59. Ultrasound Needle Guidance for Biopsy or Injection
  60. Tests for Erection Problems
  61. Spinal X-Ray
  62. Ankylosing Spondylitis Discusses ankylosing spondylitis, a condition that causes pain, stiffness, and swelling in thespine. Covers causes and symptoms. Looks at treatment with conditioning exercises, medicines, and surgery. Offers home treatment tips.
  63. Doppler Ultrasound
  64. Lumbar Spinal Stenosis
  65. Scoliosis: Spinal Instrumentation Without Fusion
  66. Nerve Block for Pain Relief Provides brief discussion on nerve block for pain relief. Explains that it is done by injecting a drug into or around a nerve or into thespine. Covers when and why nerve blocks are used. Also covers risks.
  67. Carpal Tunnel Syndrome Discusses carpal tunnel syndrome, a condition caused by pressure on the median nerve. Covers causes and symptoms such as tingling or numbness in the hand, forearm, or wrist. Discusses what increases your risk. Covers nonsurgical and surgical treatment.
  68. Echocardiogram
  69. Chemistry Screen
  70. Basic Metabolic Panel Briefly discusses basic metabolic panel, a blood test that measures your sugar (glucose) level, electrolyte and fluid balance, and kidney function. Provides links to more info on specific tests such as blood urea nitrogen, creatinine, and potassium tests.
  71. diphenhydramine and phenylephrine
  72. Cataracts Discusses vision problems caused by cataracts, a painless, cloudy area in lens of eye. Covers symptoms like fuzzy vision, glare from lamps or sun, and frequent changes to eyeglass prescription. Discusses treatment with surgery. Also discusses vision aids.
  73. Pelvic Ultrasound Discusses test that uses sound waves to make a picture of organs and structures in the lower belly (pelvis). Covers transabdominal, transrectal, and transvaginal ultrasound. Discusses use to check for different cancers.
  74. Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) ofthe Shoulder Discusses test (also called MRI scan) that uses a magnetic field and pulses of radio wave energy to make pictures ofthe shoulder. Covers why it is done such as checking for unexplained shoulder pain or torn tendons. Discusses results.
  75. Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) ofthe Knee Discusses test (also called MRI scan) that uses a magnetic field and pulses of radio wave energy to make pictures ofthe knee. Covers why it is used, including to find problems like arthritis, meniscus injury, or damaged cartilage, ligaments, or tendons.
  76. Hammer, Claw, and Mallet Toes Discusses causes and symptoms of hammer, claw, and mallet toes. Covers diagnosis (including specific tests and exams). Looks at treatment options, including surgery. Also offers home treatment tips.
  77. Scoliosis: Should My Child Have Surgery? Guides through decision to have your child have surgery for scoliosis. Discusses curves ofthespine and when surgery is normally the best choice for treatment. Covers benefits and risks. Includes an interactive tool to help you make your decision.
  78. Spina Bifida
  79. cyclosporine
  80. Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) ofthe Abdomen Discusses test (also called MRI scan) that uses a magnetic field and pulses of radio wave energy to make pictures of organs and structures inside the belly. Covers why it is done, how to prepare, and how it is done. Discusses results.
  81. Multiple Sclerosis: MRI Results
  82. Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm: Should I Get a Screening Test? Guides through decision to have screening for abdominal aortic aneurysm. Includes pros such as finding aneurysms so that they can be treated. Also explains the possible harm that could come if the test leads to risky surgery. Includes interactive tool to help you decide.
  83. Ambulatory Electrocardiogram
  84. Low Back Pain: Should I Have an MRI? Guides through the decision to have magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) for low back pain. Discusses the problems an MRI can find and why it may not show the source of pain. Includes interactive tool to help you make your decision.
  85. Osteosarcoma and Malignant Fibrous Histiocytoma of Bone Treatment (PDQ®): Treatment - Patient Information [NCI]
  86. Kyphoplasty and Vertebroplasty
  87. Lumbar Spinal Fusion (Arthrodesis) Covers a surgical procedure that joins, or fuses, two or more vertebrae to treat low back pain. Looks at why it is done and what to expect after surgery. Includes how well it works and possible risks.
  88. Brace (Orthotic) Treatment for Scoliosis
  89. Spinal Fusion for Scoliosis
  90. Spinal Curves in Scoliosis
  91. Scoliosis Screening
  92. Scoliosis Surgery: Posterior Approach
  93. Scoliosis Surgery: Anterior Approach
  94. Scoliosis: Wearing a Brace
  95. Cri du Chat Syndrome
  96. Discectomy or Microdiscectomy for a Lumbar Herniated Disc
  97. Hammer, Claw, or Mallet Toe: Should I Have Surgery? Guides through decision to have surgery for hammer, claw, or mallet toe. Includes symptoms of hammer, claw and mallet toe and describes nonsurgical treatment. Covers benefits and risks. Includes an interactive tool to help you make your decision.
  98. Carpal Tunnel Syndrome: Should I Have Surgery? Guides you through decision to have or not have carpal tunnel release surgery. Looks at problems carpal tunnel syndrome can cause. Covers types of surgery and compares with wrist splint therapy. Includes interactive tool to help you decide.
  99. Animal and Human Bites: When Stitches Are Needed
  100. carbinoxamine

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