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  1. Computed Tomography (CT) Scanofthe Body
  2. Computed Tomography (CT) Scanofthe Spine
  3. Computed Tomography (CT) Scanofthe Head and Face
  4. Computed Tomography Angiogram (CT Angiogram)
  5. SPECT Image ofthe Heart
  6. Lung Cancer Screening: Low-Dose CTScan
  7. Coronary Calcium Scan
  8. Positron Emission Tomography (PET)
  9. Lung Cancer Screening
  10. Arthrogram (Joint X-Ray)
  11. Intravenous Pyelogram (IVP)
  12. Angiogram
  13. 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.
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  15. Bone Scan
  16. Gallium Scan
  17. 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.
  18. 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.
  19. Testicular Scan
  20. Thyroid Scan
  21. Ergonomics: Using Your Computer Get tips on how to set up and use your computer in a way that prevents aches and pains.
  22. Nuclear Medicine Scan
  23. 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.
  24. Lung VQ Scan
  25. Salivary Gland Scan
  26. Cardiac Perfusion Scan
  27. How Cystic Fibrosis Affects Digestion and thePancreas
  28. 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.
  29. Tests for Low Back Pain Learn why X-rays, CT scans, and MRIs may not find the cause of your low back pain.
  30. 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.
  31. Thyroid Scan: Understanding the Test Learn what happens before and during a thyroid scan and what the test looks for.
  32. Cardiac Blood Pool Scan
  33. Technetium-Labeled Red Blood Cell Bleeding 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.
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  36. Imaging Tests for Epilepsy
  37. Evaluation and Treatment After a First Seizure
  38. Pancreatic Cancer Describes pancreatic cancer. Talks about symptoms and what tests are used to diagnose it. Provides treatment details. Lists factors that raise your risk.
  39. Cystic Fibrosis
  40. Whipple Surgery for Pancreatic Cancer Looks at a type of surgery that removes cancer from thepancreas. Covers why surgery is done and how well it works. Also covers risks.
  41. 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.
  42. Controlling Pet Allergens
  43. Cranial Ultrasound
  44. Radioactive Iodine Uptake Test
  45. Myelogram
  46. 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.
  47. Abdominal Ultrasound
  48. 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.
  49. Bone Density
  50. Tests for Erection Problems
  51. Prostate Biopsy
  52. Ultrasound Needle Guidance for Biopsy or Injection
  53. C-Peptide Discusses C-peptide test, used to tell the difference between type 1 or type 2 diabetes, find the cause of hypoglycemia, or check whether a pancreas tumor (insulinoma) was completely removed. Discusses how the test is done and how to prepare for it.
  54. Pancreatitis Discusses pancreatitis, inflammation ofthepancreas that causes abdominal pain. Discusses most common causes, which include gallstones and alcohol misuse. Covers symptoms and treatment with medicines or surgery to remove the gallbladder.
  55. Pancreatic Cancer Treatment (PDQ®): Treatment - Patient Information [NCI]
  56. 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.
  57. Doppler Ultrasound
  58. Chemistry Screen
  59. Echocardiogram
  60. 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.
  61. 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.
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  63. 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.
  64. 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.
  65. 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.
  66. 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.
  67. Cystic Fibrosis: Helping Your Child Cough Up Mucus
  68. 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.
  69. Heart Tests: When Do You Need Them?
  70. Type 1 Diabetes Covers type 1 diabetes, also called juvenile diabetes or insulin-dependent diabetes. Describes how pancreas regulates blood sugar (glucose) levels. Includes info on hypoglycemia and hyperglycemia. Discusses treatments, including insulin.
  71. 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.
  72. Pancreatic Neuroendocrine Tumors (Islet Cell Tumors) Treatment (PDQ®): Treatment - Patient Information [NCI]
  73. Ambulatory Electrocardiogram
  74. 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.
  75. 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.
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  77. 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.
  78. How Cystic Fibrosis Affects Breathing and the Lungs
  79. Cystic Fibrosis: Ways to Clear the Airways
  80. Lung Transplant for Cystic Fibrosis
  81. Nasal Potential Difference Test for Cystic Fibrosis
  82. Sweat Test
  83. How Cystic Fibrosis Affects the Sweat Glands
  84. Cystic Fibrosis and Exercise
  85. Medicines That Can Cause Pancreatitis
  86. Animal and Human Bites: When Stitches Are Needed
  87. How Cystic Fibrosis Affects the Reproductive System
  88. How Cystic Fibrosis Affects the Bones
  89. 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.
  90. 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.
  91. Cataracts and Ultraviolet Light
  92. Intraocular Lens (IOL) Implants
  93. Cataract Surgery
  94. Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm Screening
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  96. Cystic Fibrosis: Getting Enough Calories and Nutrients
  97. Carpal Tunnel Syndrome: A Few Tips for Preventing It Learn what movements may help cause carpal tunnel syndrome. Get tips to help prevent it and manage symptoms.
  98. Carpal Tunnel Syndrome: Stretches Learn stretches that can help you prevent carpal tunnel syndrome and manage your symptoms.
  99. Wrist Care: Preventing Carpal Tunnel Syndrome Describes symptoms of carpal tunnel syndrome such as tingling, numbness, or pain in the fingers, thumb, or hand that occur with pressure on the median nerve. Offers prevention tips. Offers links to more info on carpal tunnel syndrome and office ergonomics.
  100. Wrist Splint for Carpal Tunnel Syndrome

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