Health Information



S-pouch - discharge

Saccular aneurysm - endovascular

Saccular aneurysm repair

Saccular aneurysm repair - discharge


Sachet poisoning

Sacroiliac joint pain - aftercare


Saddle nose


Safe drinking

Safe driving for teens

Safe eating during cancer treatment

Safety - distracted driving

Sagging skin treatment - triceps

Sagittal craniectomy

Sal soda poisoning

Salads and nutrients

Saline nasal washes

Salivary duct stones

Salivary gland biopsy

Salivary gland infections

Salivary gland tumors


Salmon patch

Salmonella enterocolitis


Salt restriction

Salt water washes

Salt-wasting nephropathy

Same day surgery - child

Same day surgery - adult

Same-day surgery - adult

Same-day surgery - child

San Joaquin Valley fever

Sanfilippo syndrome



Sarcoidosis - nervous system

Sarcoma botryoides

Sarcoptes scabiei


Sassafras oil overdose

Satiety - early

Saturated fat

Savings account for health care costs



Scalded skin syndrome


Scalp pH testing

Scan - carotid duplex

Scan - lung

Scan - thyroid

Scar - hypertrophic

Scar repair

Scar revision


Scarlet berry poisoning

Scarlet fever


Schatzki's ring

Scheie syndrome

Scheuermann disease

Scheuermann's disease

Schilder-Addison Complex

Schilling test

Schirmer test

Schirmer's test


Schizoaffective disorder

Schizoid personality disorder


Schizophrenia - disorganized type

Schizophrenia - paranoid type

Schizotypal personality disorder

School age test or procedure preparation

School-age children development



Sciatic nerve dysfunction



Sciatica - lifting

Sciatica - lifting

Scintigraphy - bone

Scintiscan - renal perfusion



Scleral buckling

Scleral infection



Scleroderma - resources


Sclerosing cholangitis


Scoke poisoning



Scoliosis - resources

Scoliosis surgery - child


Scorpion bite

Scorpion fish sting



Scratch tests - allergy

Screen time and children

Screening for colon cancer


Scrotal growth

Scrotal mass

Scrotal masses

Scrotal swelling

Scrotal trauma

Scrotal ultrasound


Scrotum - empty (anorchia)

Scrotum - empty (undescended testes)




Seafood contamination

Seasonal affective disorder

Seasonal allergic rhinitis

Seasonal allergy

Seasonal depression


Sebaceous adenoma

Sebaceous cyst

Sebaceous hyperplasia

Seborrheic dermatitis

Seborrheic dermatitis – infant

Seborrheic dermatitis - infant

Seborrheic eczema

Seborrheic keratosis

Secobarbital overdose

Second degree burn

Second-degree heart block

Secondard bone tumor

Secondary amenorrhea

Secondary bone tumor

Secondary cardiac amyloidosis - AA type

Secondary fibrinolysis

Secondary glaucoma

Secondary hypogonadism

Secondary infections

Secondary myelofibrosis

Secondary parkinsonism

Secondary peritonitis

Secondary pulmonary hypertension

Secondary seizures

Secondary syphilis

Secondary systemic amyloidosis

Secondary tracheomalacia

Secondhand smoke

Secondhand smoke - risks

Secretin stimulation test

Secretory otitis media

Sed rate

Sedimentation rate

Segmental glomerulosclerosis

Segmental pulse volume recordings

Seizure - absence

Seizure - EEG

Seizure - fever induced

Seizure - generalized

Seizure - generalized - discharge

Seizure - grand mal

Seizure - grand mal - discharge

Seizure - partial (focal)

Seizure - partial (focal) - discharge

Seizure - petit mal

Seizure - reactive

Seizure - secondary

Seizure - temporal lobe - discharge

Seizure - tonic-clonic

Seizure - tonic-clonic - discharge

Seizure disorder



Seizures - what to ask your doctor - adult

Seizures - what to ask your doctor - child

Selective deficiency of IgA

Selective mutism

Selective mutism - resources

Selective neck dissection

Selective neck dissection - discharge

Selective neck dissection - discharge

Selenium in diet

Self catheterization - female

Self catheterization - male

Self-examination of the breast

Semantic dementia

Semen - bloody


Seminoma testicular cancer

Senile amyloidosis

Senile angioma

Senile dementia - Alzheimer type (SDAT)

Senile dementia - Alzheimer's type (SDAT)

Senile keratosis

Senile or solar lentigines

Senior-Loken syndrome

Sensitivity analysis

Sensitivity to heat

Sensitivity to the cold

Sensorimotor polyneuropathy

Sensorineural deafness

Sensorineural hearing loss

Sensorineural hearing loss - infants

Sensory hallucinations

Sensory hearing loss - music

Sensory loss

Sentinel lymph node biopsy

Separation anxiety in children

Separation of the sutures


Sepsis - infant

Sepsis neonatorum

Septic arthritis

Septic shock

Septic socket


Septicemic plague

Septicemic shock


Septoplasty - discharge

Sequential multi-channel analysis with computer-20

Sequential multi-channel analysis with computer-7

Serax overdose

Serenid Forte overdose

Serial chest x-ray

Sernyl overdose

Serogroup B Meningococcal vaccine (MenB) - What you need to know

Serologic test for B. anthracis

Serology for brucellosis

Serology for Francisella tularensis

Serology for tularemia



Serotonergic syndrome

Serotonin blood test

Serotonin metabolite

Serotonin syndrome

Serotonin test

Serous labyrinthitis

Serous labyrinthitis - aftercare

Serous otitis media

Serrated adenoma

Serrated polyp

Sertoli-Leydig cell tumor

Sertoli-stromal cell tumor

Serum adrenocorticotropic hormone

Serum ammonia

Serum angiotensin-converting enzyme

Serum antibodies

Serum calcium

Serum chloride test

Serum cholinesterase

Serum chromium

Serum cortisol

Serum creatinine

Serum DHEA-sulfate

Serum erythropoietin

Serum factor IX

Serum ferritin level

Serum fibrinogen

Serum free hemoglobin test

Serum globulin electrophoresis

Serum glutamate pyruvate transaminase

Serum glutamic-oxaloacetic transaminase

Serum HCG - qualitative

Serum hemoglobin

Serum herpes simplex antibodies

Serum immunofixation

Serum immunoglobulin electrophoresis

Serum iron test

Serum leucine aminopeptidase

Serum myoglobin

Serum phenylalanine screening

Serum phosphorus

Serum prothrombin conversion accelerator deficiency

Serum sickness

Serum sodium

Serum TBG level

Serum testosterone

Serum thyroxine binding globulin

Serum trypsin

Serum trypsinogen

Sestamibi stress test

Setting limits

Seventh cranial nerve palsy due to birth trauma

Severe acute respiratory syndrome (SARS)

Severe PMS

Sex - delayed ejaculation

Sex - orgasmic dysfunction

Sex and rape

Sex chromatin test

Sex cord tumor

Sex-linked dominant

Sex-linked recessive

Sexual abuse - children

Sexual abuse in children - what to know

Sexual assault

Sexual assault - prevention

Sexual dysfunction - male

Sexual dysfunction - male

Sexually transmitted disease (STD) - warts

Sexually transmitted infection (STI) - warts

Sexually transmitted infection - trichomonas vaginitis



Shaken baby syndrome

Shaken baby syndrome - discharge

Shaken impact syndrome

Shaking palsy

Shampoo - swallowing

Shared decision making

Shave biopsy

Shaving cream poisoning

Shaving lotion poisoning

Sheehan syndrome

Shellac poisoning

Shigella enteritis

Shigella gastroenteritis


Shin splints - self-care



Shingles - aftercare

Shingles vaccine - what you need to know



Shock - anaphylactic

Shock - cardiogenic

Shock - hypovolemic

Shock liver

Shock lung

Shock therapy

Shock treatment

Shock wave lithotripsy

Shock wave lithotripsy - discharge

Short bones

Short bowel syndrome

Short philtrum

Short stature

Short-acting beta-agonists

Shortness of breath

Shortness of breath - first aid


Shoulder arthroscopy

Shoulder arthroscopy - discharge

Shoulder blade retraction

Shoulder blade retraction

Shoulder blade retraction with tubing

Shoulder blade retraction with tubing

Shoulder CT scan

Shoulder exercises

Shoulder impingement syndrome

Shoulder MRI scan

Shoulder overuse syndrome

Shoulder pain

Shoulder pain

Shoulder presentation

Shoulder repair

Shoulder repair - discharge

Shoulder replacement

Shoulder replacement - discharge

Shoulder replacement surgery - after

Shoulder separation - aftercare

Shoulder surgery

Shoulder surgery - after

Shoulder surgery - discharge

Shoulder surgery - using your shoulder

Shoulder-hand syndrome

Shunt - portacaval

Shunt - ventriculoperitoneal

Shunt - ventriculoperitoneal - discharge

Shunt revision

Shunt revision - discharge

Shy-Drager syndrome

Shy-McGee-Drager syndrome







Sibilant rhonchi

Sicca syndrome

Sick sinus syndrome

Sickle cell anemia

Sickle cell anemia - resources

Sickle cell disease

Sickle cell test


Side pain

Sideropenic dysphagia


SIDS - resources

Sigmoid colectomy

Sigmoid colectomy - discharge


Sigmoidoscopy - flexible

Sigmoidoscopy - screening

Signs of an asthma attack

SIJ dysfunction - aftercare

SIJ dysfunction - aftercare

SIJ pain - aftercare

SIJ pain - aftercare

SIJ strain - aftercare

SIJ strain - aftercare

SIJ subluxation -aftercare

SIJ syndrome - aftercare

Silent ear infection

Silent otitis media

Silent thyroiditis



Silver syndrome

Silver-Russell syndrome

Simian crease

Simple carbohydrates

Simple goiter

Simple mastectomy

Simple mastectomy - discharge

Simple nephrectomy

Simple nephrectomy - discharge

Simple prostatectomy

Simple pulmonary eosinophilia

Simple sugars

Simple, heart-smart substitutions

Sinequan overdose

Singapore hemorrhagic fever

Single palmar crease

Single ventricle


Sinus CT scan

Sinus infection

Sinus MRI scan

Sinus node dysfunction

Sinus x-ray



Sinusitis - acute

Sinusitis - chronic

Sinusitis - nasal wash

Sinusitis in adults - aftercare


Sipple syndrome

Sitz bath

Sixth disease

Sjögren - Schirmer

Sjögren syndrome

Skeletal limb abnormalities

Skeletal survey

Skiers thumb - aftercare

Skilled nursing and rehabilitation facilities - choosing

Skilled nursing facilities after joint replacement

Skilled nursing or rehabilitation facilities

Skin - abnormally dark or light

Skin - clammy

Skin - dry

Skin - oily

Skin - pale or gray

Skin - yellow

Skin abscess

Skin and hair changes during pregnancy

Skin and sunburn treatments

Skin autografting

Skin biopsy

Skin blushing/flushing

Skin bumps - acne-like

Skin cancer - basal cell

Skin cancer - melanoma

Skin cancer - squamous cell

Skin care and incontinence

Skin characteristics in newborns

Skin color - patchy

Skin discoloration - bluish

Skin flaking

Skin flaps and grafts - self-care

Skin graft

Skin growths - fatty

Skin hemorrhages

Skin infection - bacterial

Skin infection - fungal

Skin infection - staphylococcal

Skin infection - yeast

Skin irritation from rubbing

Skin lesion

Skin lesion aspiration

Skin lesion biopsy

Skin lesion gram stain

Skin lesion KOH exam

Skin lesion of blastomycosis

Skin lumps

Skin nodules

Skin or nail culture

Skin pigment

Skin rash

Skin redness or inflammation

Skin sagging treatment - underarms

Skin self-exam

Skin self-exam

Skin sparing mastectomy, Simple mastectomy

Skin spots - aging

Skin spots - red

Skin tag

Skin tests - allergy

Skin transplant

Skin turgor

Skinny-needle thyroid biopsy

Skull fracture

Skull radiography

Skull x-ray

Slaked lime

SLAP lesion

SLAP repair

SLAP repair - discharge

Slapped cheek

Slapped cheek rash


Sleep - natural short sleeper

Sleep and your health

Sleep apnea - central

Sleep apnea - obstructive

Sleep apnea - obstructive - adults

Sleep apnea - pediatric

Sleep disorder - insomnia

Sleep disorders

Sleep disorders - overview

Sleep disorders in the elderly

Sleep issues

Sleep issues

Sleep paralysis - isolated

Sleep study

Sleep terror disorder

Sleep-disordered breathing

Sleep-disordered breathing - adults

Sleep-disordered breathing - pediatric

Sleep-wake syndrome - irregular

Sleepiness - during the day

Sleeping sickness


Sleepwalking and children


Sling - instructions

Slipped capital femoral epiphysis

Slipped disk

Slipped disk - lifting

Slit-lamp exam

Slow involuntary movements of large muscle groups

Slow rate of growth

Slurred speech

Slurred speech





Small bowel bacterial overgrowth

Small bowel biopsy

Small bowel enema

Small bowel follow-through

Small bowel resection

Small bowel resection - discharge

Small bowel tissue smear

Small cell lung cancer

Small for gestational age (SGA)

Small incision total hip replacement

Small intestinal ischemia and infarction

Small intestine aspirate and culture

Small intestine insufficiency

Small intestine surgery

Small intestine surgery - discharge

Small noncleaved cell lymphoma


Smashed fingers

Smear of duodenal fluid aspirate

Smell - impaired

Smokeless snuff

Smokeless tobacco - medications

Smokeless tobacco - nicotine addiction

Smokeless tobacco - stop smoking programs

Smokeless tobacco - tips on how to quit

Smoker's keratosis

Smoking - nicotine addiction and withdrawal

Smoking - tips on how to quit

Smoking and asthma

Smoking and COPD

Smoking and smokeless tobacco - quitting

Smoking and smokeless tobacco - risks

Smoking and surgery

Smoking cessation - medications

Smoking cessation - nicotine replacement

Smoking cessation - tips on how to quit

Smoking cessation medications

Smoking cessation programs

Smoking cessation techniques

Smoking tips to quit

Smooth tongue

Snacking when you have diabetes

Snacks and sweetened drinks - children

Snacks for adults

Snake bites


Snellen test



Snoring - adults

Snoring - adults

Soap - swallowing

Soap ingestion

Social anxiety disorder

Sociopathic personality


Soda ash poisoning

Soda loading

Sodium - serum

Sodium bicarbonate

Sodium bisulfate poisoning

Sodium blood test

Sodium carbonate poisoning

Sodium hydroxide poisoning

Sodium hypochlorite poisoning

Sodium in diet

Sodium orthophosphate poisoning

Sodium urine test


Soft spot - bulging

Soft spot - large

Soft spot - sunken

Soft tissue gangrene

Soft tissue sarcoma


Solanum tuberosum poisoning

Solar erythema: Burn from the sun

Solar keratosis

Solder poisoning

Solid organ transplant - lung

Solitary fibrous tumor of the pleura

Solitary pulmonary nodule

Soluble vs. insoluble fiber

Somatic symptom and related disorders

Somatic symptom and related disorders

Somatic symptom disorder

Somatic symptom disorder

Somatiform disorders

Somatization disorder

Somatoform pain disorder

Somatotroph adenoma

Something stuck in the nose

Sominex overdose



Somnolence - idiopathic

Sonde enteroscopy


Sonogram of the breast

Sopental overdose

Sore throat

Sores - male genitals

Sores on the female genitals

Sound distortion


Sparklelan poisoning

Spasm of the esophagus

Spasmodic bladder

Spasmodic croup

Spasmodic dysphonia

Spasmodic torticollis

Spasms of the hands or feet

Spasmus nutans

Spastic colitis

Spastic colon

Spastic diplegia

Spastic hemiplegia

Spastic paralysis

Spastic quadriplegia


Specific developmental language disorder

Specific learning disorder with impairment in written expression

Specks in the eye

Specks in your vision.

Spectracide poisoning

Speech disfluency

Speech disorder - apraxia

Speech disorders - children

Speech disorders - dysarthria

Speech distortion

Speech impairment (adult)

Speed overdose

Spell - newborns


Sphingomyelinase deficiency

Spider angioma

Spider bite

Spider fingers

Spider veins


Spina bifida - resources

Spina bifida repair

Spinal abscess

Spinal and epidural anesthesia

Spinal cord abscess

Spinal cord injury

Spinal cord injury

Spinal cord injury, SCI

Spinal cord stimulation

Spinal cord trauma

Spinal CT

Spinal curvature

Spinal curvature surgery - child

Spinal dysraphism repair

Spinal fluid culture

Spinal fluid smear

Spinal fusion

Spinal fusion - discharge

Spinal injection for back pain

Spinal injury

Spinal injury - resources

Spinal microdiskectomy

Spinal microdiskectomy - discharge

Spinal muscular atrophy

Spinal stenosis

Spinal stenosis

Spinal tap

Spinal tumor

Spine surgery - discharge

Spine surgery - diskectomy

Spine surgery - diskectomy - discharge

Spine surgery - foraminotomy

Spine surgery - foraminotomy - discharge

Spine surgery - laminectomy

Spine surgery - laminectomy - discharge

Spine surgery - spinal fusion

Spine surgery - spinal fusion - discharge

Spine x-ray

Spinocerebellar degeneration

Spirillary fever



Spitting up - self-care

Spitting up blood

Spleen enlargement

Spleen removal

Spleen removal - adult - discharge

Spleen removal - adult - discharge

Spleen removal - child - discharge

Spleen removal - laparoscopic

Spleen removal - laparoscopic - adults - discharge

Spleen removal - open - adults - discharge

Spleen swelling


Splenectomy - adult - discharge

Splenectomy - child - discharge

Splenectomy - microscopic - discharge

Splenectomy - post-surgery syndrome

Splenic infarction

Splenomegalic polycythemia


Splint - instructions

Splinter hemorrhages

Splinter removal

Split night polysomnography

Split thickness skin graft




Sponge bath

Spongy degeneration of the brain

Spontaneous bacterial peritonitis (SBP)

Spontaneous pneumothorax

Spoon nails

Sporadic primary pulmonary hypertension



Sports cream overdose

Sports physical

Spotted fever

Spousal abuse

Sprain - ankle

sprained elbow - aftercare

Sprained thumb

Sprained thumb, stable thumb,ulnar collateral ligament injury, gamekeeper’s thumb




Sputum culture

Sputum direct fluorescent antibody (DFA)

Sputum fungal smear

Sputum Gram stain

Sputum stain for mycobacteria

Squamous cell cancer - mouth

Squamous cell cancer - penis

Squamous cell carcinoma - anal

Squamous cell carcinoma - lung

Squamous cell carcinoma of the skin

Squamous cell skin cancer

Squamous cell-recurrence

Squamous cell-targeted







St. Vitus dance

ST-elevation myocardial infarction

ST-elevation myocardial infarction-ACS

Stable angina

Stable thumb

Stagnant loop syndrome


Standard ileostomy

Standard ileostomy - diet

Standard ileostomy - discharge

Standard ileostomy - living with

Standard ileostomy - pouch change

Standard ileostomy and your child

Standard ophthalmic exam


Staph infections - hospital

Staph infections - self-care at home

Staph skin infection

Staphylococcal meningitis

Staphylococcal scalded skin syndrome (SSS)

Staphylococcal toxic shock syndrome

Staphylococcus aureus - endocarditis

Staphylococcus infections - self-care at home

Starch poisoning


Startle reflex

Startle response

Stasis dermatitis and ulcers

Stasis syndrome

Static lung volume determination

Stay active and exercise - arthritis

Stay away from asthma triggers

STD - trichomonas vaginitis

Steam iron cleaner poisoning



Steely hair disease

Stein-Leventhal syndrome

Stellachrome poisoning

Stem cell transplant

Stem cell transplant

Stenosis - carotid

Stenosis - pulmonary valve

Stenosis - renal artery



Steps to take before you get pregnant

Stereotactic body radiotherapy

Stereotactic brain biopsy

Stereotactic brain biopsy - discharge

Stereotactic breast biopsy

Stereotactic craniotomy

Stereotactic craniotomy - discharge

stereotactic radiosurgery

Stereotactic radiosurgery - CyberKnife

Stereotactic radiosurgery - discharge

Stereotactic radiosurgery - Gamma Knife

Stereotactic radiotherapy

Stereotactic radiotherapy

Stereotactic radiotherapy - discharge

Stereotypic movement disorder

Sterile technique

Sternal dehiscence

Sternal exploration or closure

Sternal infection

Sternal tap


Stevens-Johnson syndrome

STI - trichomonas vaginitis

Stiff heart syndrome

Stiff lung

Stiffness in a joint


Still's disease

Still's disease - adult




Stings - marine animals


Stoddard solvent poisoning

Stomach acid test

Stomach cancer

Stomach flu

Stomach pain

Stomach pain in children

Stomach pumping

Stomach tube insertion

Stomach upset


Stomatitis – herpetic

Stomatitis - herpetic

Stomatitis - ulcerative

Stonefish sting

Stones - bladder

Stones - cystine

Stones - kidney

Stones - kidney - self-care

Stool - trypsin and chymotrypsin

Stool C. difficile toxin

Stool culture

Stool Gram stain

Stool guaiac test

Stool occult blood test - flushable home test

Stool occult blood test - guaiac smear

Stool occult blood test -- guaiac smear

Stool ova and parasites exam

Stool smear

Stools - black or tarry

Stools - bloody

Stools - floating

Stools - foul smelling

Stools - pale or clay-colored

Stools - watery

Stop smoking support programs

Stop smoking techniques

Storing breast milk

Storing your medicines

Stork bite


Strabismus repair

Strabismus repair - discharge

Straddle injury

Strained iliopsoas muscle - aftercare



Strategies for getting through labor


Strawberry mark

Strawberry nevus

Streeter's dysplasia

Strep throat

Strep throat

Streptobacillary fever


Streptococcal pharyngitis

Streptococcal proctitis

Streptococcal screen

Streptococcus viridans - endocarditis


Stress and your health

Stress and your heart

Stress ECG

Stress echocardiography

Stress fracture

Stress in childhood

Stress test - echocardiography

Stress test - exercise treadmill

Stress test - nuclear

Stress urinary incontinence

Stretch marks

Stretching back of shoulder

Stretching back of your shoulder


Striae atrophica

Striae distensae


String test

Strip craniectomy



Stroke - discharge

Stroke - hemorrhagic

Stroke - hemorrhagic - discharge

Stroke - ischemic

Stroke - ischemic - discharge

Stroke - prevention

Stroke - prevention

Stroke - recovery

Stroke - risk factors

Stroke rehabilitation

Stroke secondary to atrial fibrillation - discharge

Stromal tumor



Stuart-Prower deficiency

Stuffy nose

Stuffy or runny nose – children

Stuffy or runny nose - adult

Stump care


Sturge-Weber syndrome


Stuttgart disease


Sub-acute rehab

Subacute combined degeneration

Subacute combined degeneration of the spinal cord

Subacute granulomatous thyroiditis

Subacute lymphocytic thyroiditis

Subacute nonsuppurative thyroiditis

Subacute sclerosing leukoencephalitis

Subacute sclerosing panencephalitis

Subacute thyroiditis

Subarachnoid anesthesia

Subarachnoid hemorrhage

Subarachnoid hemorrhage - aneurysm

Subareolar abscess

Subclavian artery occlusive syndrome

Subclavian steal syndrome

Subconjunctival hemorrhage


Subcutaneous (SQ) injections

Subcutaneous abscess

Subcutaneous air

Subcutaneous emphysema

Subcutaneous mastectomy

Subcutaneous mastectomy - discharge

Subdural effusion

Subdural hematoma

Subdural hematoma - chronic

Subdural hemorrhage

Subdural hemorrhage - chronic

Subdural hygroma

Subfalcine herniation

Sublingual space infection

Submandibular space infection

Substance abuse

Substance abuse

Substance abuse - amphetamines

Substance abuse - cocaine

Substance abuse - inhalants

Substance abuse - LSD

Substance abuse - marijuana

Substance abuse - phencyclidine

Substance abuse - prescription drugs

Substance abuse - teenagers

Substance abuse recovery and diet

Substance abuse-teenages:

Substance use - amphetamines

Substance use - cocaine

Substance use - inhalants

Substance use - LSD

Substance use - marijuana

Substance use - phencyclidine (PCP)

Substance use - prescription drugs

Substance use disorder

Substance use disorder - prescription drugs

Substance use recovery and diet

Substernalthyroid - surgery

Subthalamic deep brain stimulation

Subtotal colectomy

Subtotal colectomy

Subtotal colectomy - discharge

Subtotal thyroidectomy

Subtotal thyroidectomy - discharge

Subtrochanteric fracture repair

Subtrochanteric fracture repair - discharge

Subungual hematoma

Subungual warts

Subvastus knee replacement

Sucrose hemolysis test

Sudden cardiac arrest, SCA

Sudden increased intracranial pressure

Sudden infant death syndrome

Sudden sniffing death syndrome

Sudeck atrophy

Sudeck's atrophy

Sugar-water hemolysis test


Suicide and suicidal behavior

Suitcase elbow


Sulfite poisoning

Sulfonylurea overdose

Sulfuric acid poisoning

Sulindac overdose

Sumac - poisonous

Sun protection

Sun-induced skin changes - keratosis

Sun-induced skin changes - liver spots


Sunken chest

Sunken chest repair

Sunken fontanelles

Sunscreen - swallowing

Sunscreen poisoning

Super Glue

Superficial thrombophlebitis

Superior vena cava obstruction

Superior vena cava syndrome

Supernumerary digits

Supernumerary nipples

Support groups - by disease and condition

Support stockings

Supporting your child with weight loss

Supracervical hysterectomy

Supracervical hysterectomy - discharge

Supracervical hysterectomy - discharge


Supranuclear ophthalmoplegia

Suprapubic catheter care

Suprapubic catheters

Suprapubic prostatectomy

Supraventricular tachycardia

Surface echo

Surgery - brain

Surgery - brain - discharge

Surgery - knee - cartilage

Surgery - knee - meniscus transplant

Surgery - rotator cuff

Surgery - shoulder - rotator cuff

Surgery for pancreatic cancer

Surgery for pancreatic cancer - discharge

Surgery using a laser

Surgical excision

Surgical incision care

Surgical procedure - adult

Surgical procedure - child

Surgical wound care - closed

Surgical wound care - open

Sustained virologic response - hepatitis C

Sutures - cranial

Sutures - ridged

Sutures - separated

SVC obstruction

SVR - hepatitis C

Swab for respiratory viruses

Swab for Staph carriage

Swallowing - pain or burning

Swallowing batteries

Swallowing chalk

Swallowing difficulty

Swallowing pencils

Swallowing problems

Swallowing problems

Swallowing shampoo

Swallowing soap

Swallowing sunscreen

Swamp fever

Swan-Ganz - right heart catheterization


Sweat - cold

Sweat chloride

Sweat electrolytes test

Sweat test


Sweating - absent

Sweating - excessive

Sweetened beverages

Sweeteners - sugar substitutes

Sweeteners - sugars


Swelling in the abdomen

Swelling of a joint

Swelling of the ankles - feet - legs

Swelling of the face

Swelling of the scrotum

Swimmer's ear

Swimmer's itch

Swimmer's shoulder

Swimming pool cleaner poisoning

Swimming pool granuloma

Swine flu

Swineherd's disease

Swollen belly

Swollen eye or conjunctiva

Swollen glands

Swollen gums

Swollen lymph nodes

Sydenham chorea

Sympathectomy - endoscopic thoracic

Sympathectomy -- endoscopic thoracic


Symptoms of drug use in teenagers



Syndactyly repair

Syndesmosis injury - aftercare

Syndrome of inappropriate antidiuretic hormone secretion

Syndrome X


Synovectomy - discharge

Synovectomy - knee

Synovial biopsy

Synovial fluid analysis

Synovial sarcoma

Synovitis - toxic

Syphilis - primary

Syphilis screening test

Syphilitic aneurysm

Syphilitic aseptic meningitis

Syphilitic myelopathy




Systemic exertion intolerance disease (SEID)

Systemic lupus erythematosus

Systemic lupus erythematosus

Systemic sclerosis

Systolic blood pressure

Systolic click-murmur syndrome

Systolic heart murmur

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