Health Information


B and T cell screen

B and T lymphocyte assays

B lymphocyte cell surface markers

B-cell leukemia/lymphoma panel

B-cell lymphoma

Babies and diarrhea

Babies and heat rashes

Babies and immunizations

Babies and shots

Babies and the flu

Babies and vaccinations

Babies and vaccines

Babinski reflex

Babinski sign

Baby bottle tooth decay

Baby feeding patterns

Baby powder poisoning

Baby rash

Baby supplies you need

Baciferm overdose

Baciquent ointment overdose

Bacitracin overdose

Bacitracin zinc overdose

Back and forth eye movements

Back films

Back pain - home care

Back pain - new

Back pain - returning to work

Back pain - short-term

Back pain - spinal stenosis

Back pain - when you see the doctor

Back pain and sports

Back pain injection

Back strain - new

Back strain treatment


Backache - chronic

Backache - chronic - cognitive behavioral

Backache - chronic - narcotics

Backache - lifting

Bacteremia with sepsis

Bacteremic shock

Bacterial arthritis

Bacterial diarrhea

Bacterial gastroenteritis

Bacterial keratitis

Bacterial labyrinthitis

Bacterial labyrinthitis - aftercare

Bacterial liver abscess

Bacterial overgrowth - intestine

Bacterial tracheitis

Bacterial vaginosis - aftercare

Bad breath


BAER - brainstem auditory evoked response

Baker’s cyst

Baking powder overdose

Baking soda overdose




Baldness - female

Baldness - male


Balloon angioplasty

Balloon angioplasty - discharge

Balloon angioplasty - periperhal artiery - discharge

Balloon angioplasty - peripheral artiery - discharge

Balloon kyphoplasty

Balloon valvuloplasty

Balloon valvuloplasty - discharge

Balloon valvuloplasty - pulmonary

Band-aid surgery


Bankart - discharge

Bannwarth syndrome

Barber's itch

Barbiturate intoxication and overdose

Barbiturates - screen

Bard Button - bolus

Bard Button - pump

Bariatric surgery - gastric bypass

Bariatric surgery - gastric bypass - discharge

Bariatric surgery - laparoscopic gastric banding

Bariatric surgery - laparoscopic gastric banding - discharge

Barium enema

Barium enteroclysis

Barium swallow x-ray

Barlow syndrome

Barotitis media


Barrett esophagus - esophagectomy

Barrett’s esophagus

Bartholin cyst or abscess


Bartter syndrome

Basal cell carcinoma

Basal cell carcinoma

Basal cell NMSC

Basal cell skin cancer

Basal ganglia dysfunction

Basal secretion test

Baseball elbow

Basic metabolic panel

Basilar skull fracture

Basra poison grain poisoning

Bassen-Kornzweig syndrome

Bathing a child

Bathing a patient in bed

Bathing an infant

Bathing safety tips

Bathing trunk nevus

Bathing your newborn baby

Bathroom safety

Bathroom safety - adults

Bathroom safety - children

Batten disease

Battered child syndrome

Batteries - dry cell

Battery acid poisoning

Bazinon poisoning

Beating heart surgery

Beating heart surgery - discharge

Beau's lines

Becker muscular dystrophy

Becker's disease

Becker's dystrophy

Beckwith-Wiedemann syndrome

Bed bath

Bed rest during pregnancy

Bed wetting at home

Bedbug bite


Bedsore prevention

Bedsores - what to ask your doctor

Bedtime habits


Bee poison

Bee sting

Beef tapeworm

Beer consumption


Before a child's tonsil or adenoid surgery

Being active after a heart attack

Being active after your heart attack

Being active when you have heart disease


Bell's palsy

Belly ache

Belly ache in children


Below knee amputation

Belsey (Mark IV) fundoplication

Belsey (Mark IV) fundoplication - children

Belsey (Mark IV) fundoplication - children - discharge

Belsey (Mark IV) fundoplication - discharge

Ben-Gay overdose

Benadryl overdose

Bence-Jones protein - quantitative

Benefits of breastfeeding

Benefits of quitting tobacco


Benign breast disease

Benign ear cyst or tumor

Benign intracranial hypertension

Benign migratory glossitis

Benign nasal tumor

Benign paroxysmal peritonitis

Benign paroxysmal positional vertigo

Benign paroxysmal positional vertigo - aftercare

Benign positional vertigo

Benign positional vertigo - aftercare

Benign positional vertigo - aftercare

Benign prostate hyperplasia (BPH) - resources

Benign prostatic hyperplasia (hypertrophy)

Benign prostatic hyperplasia - self-care

Benign prostatic hypertrophy (hyperplasia)

Benign prostatic hypertrophy - self-care

Benign prostatic hypertrophy - what to ask your doctor

Benign pseudohypertrophic muscular dystrophy

Benign skin tumors - keratosis

Benzene poisoning

Benzenol poisoning

Benzodiazepines - screen


Berger's disease


Bernard-Soulier syndrome

Bernstein test

Berry aneurysm - endovascular repair

Berry aneurysm repair

Berry aneurysm repair - discharge

Beta blockers overdose

Beta galactosidase deficiency

Beta thalassemia

Beta-carotene blood test

Beta-HCG - urine

Beta-HCG in blood serum - qualitative

Bevacizumab-intravitreal injection


Bicarbonate test

Bicipital tendinitis

Bicommissural aortic valve

Bicuspid aortic valve

Bicuspid aortic valve

Bicycle safety

Biduoterian fever

Bilateral acoustic neurofibromatosis

Bilateral hydronephrosis


Bile acid resins

Bile acid sequestrants for cholesterol

Bile culture

Bile duct cancer

Bile duct obstruction

Bile duct stone

Bile duct stricture

Bile tract

Bilevel positive airway pressure


Bili lights

Bili lights - jaundice

Biliary atresia

Biliary calculus

Biliary calculus: chenodeoxycholic acids (CDCA)

Biliary colic

Biliary obstruction

Biliary scan

Biliary stricture

Biliary system

Biliary tract

Biliary tract biopsy

Bilirubin - urine

Bilirubin blood test

Bilirubin encephalopathy

Bilirubin encephalopathy (BE)

Bilirubin-induced neurologic dysfunction (BIND)

Billowing mitral valve

Binge eating disorder

Binge-purge behavior

Bioengineered foods




Biopsy - abdominal wall fat pad

Biopsy - biliary tract

Biopsy - bladder

Biopsy - bone

Biopsy - bone marrow

Biopsy - breast - stereotactic

Biopsy - breast - ultrasound

Biopsy - brush - urinary tract

Biopsy - carpal tunnel

Biopsy - cervical punch

Biopsy - cervix - colposcopy

Biopsy - colposcopy - directed

Biopsy - cone

Biopsy - endometrium

Biopsy - gastric tissue

Biopsy - gingiva (gums)

Biopsy - heart

Biopsy - kidney

Biopsy - liver

Biopsy - lymph nodes

Biopsy - mouth or throat

Biopsy - muscle

Biopsy - nasal mucosa

Biopsy - nerve

Biopsy - open lung

Biopsy - open pleura

Biopsy - parathyroid

Biopsy - polyps

Biopsy - prostate

Biopsy - rectum

Biopsy - salivary gland

Biopsy - skin

Biopsy - synovial membrane

Biopsy - testicle

Biopsy - thyroid - skinny-needle

Biopsy - tongue

Biopsy - upper airway


Bipolar affective disorder

Bipolar disorder

Bipolar disorder

Bird breeder's or bird fancier's lung

Bird flu

Birth - changes in the newborn

Birth-acquired herpes

Birthmarks - pigmented

Birthmarks - red

Bites - human

Bites - insects, bees, and spiders

Bites - marine animals

Bites - snakes


Bithermal caloric testing

Bitter nightshade poisoning

Bittersweet poisoning

Biventricular assist device

Biventricular pacemaker

Biventricular pacemaker - discharge

BK amputation

Black light test

Black lung disease

Black nightshade poisoning

Black widow spider

Black widow spider bite


Blackwater fever

Bladder biopsy

Bladder birth defect repair

Bladder calculi

Bladder cancer

Bladder catheter - infants

Bladder exstrophy repair

Bladder infection - adults

Bladder infection - children

Bladder injury

Bladder outlet obstruction

Bladder pain syndrome

Bladder scan

Bladder spasms

Bladder stones

Blanching of the fingers

Bland diet

Bland-White-Garland syndrome





Bleeding - dysfunctional uterine

Bleeding disorders

Bleeding during cancer treatment

Bleeding esophageal varices

Bleeding from ear

Bleeding from the nose

Bleeding gums

Bleeding into the skin

Bleeding time




Blind loop syndrome

Blindness - color

Blindness - resources

Blindness and vision loss



Bloch-Sulzberger syndrome

Blockage of leg arteries

Blockage of upper airway

Blocked airway

Blocked nasolacrimal duct

Blocked tear duct

Blood alcohol test

Blood clot - lung

Blood clot in the legs

Blood clot in the renal vein

Blood clots

Blood culture

Blood differential

Blood donation before surgery

Blood fluke

Blood gases

Blood hemoglobin

Blood in ejaculation

Blood in the semen

Blood in the urine

Blood in the vomit

Blood indices

Blood lead levels

Blood loss

Blood poisoning

Blood pressure - low

Blood pressure measurement

Blood pressure monitors for home

Blood pressure reading

Blood sample - arterial

Blood smear

Blood spots

Blood sugar level

Blood sugar test - blood

Blood thinners - aspirin

Blood thinners - clopidogrel

Blood transfusion reaction

Blood transfusions

Blood typing

Blood urea nitrogen


Blood-thinner care

Bloodborne pathogens

Bloodshot eyes

Bloody or tarry stools

Bloody sputum

Blount disease

Blount's disease

Blue nightshade poisoning

Blue spell - newborns


Bluish lips and fingernails

Bluish skin

Blunt myocardial injury

Blurred vision


BMD test


Body contouring

Body lice

Body mass index

Body movements - uncontrollable

Body temperature norms

Bog onion poisoning


Bolus feeding

Bonding with your baby

Bonding with your newborn

Bonding with your baby

Bone - broken

Bone biopsy

Bone cancer

Bone densitometry

Bone density test

Bone graft

Bone infarction

Bone infection - discharge

Bone lengthening

Bone lesion biopsy

Bone marrow aspiration

Bone marrow biopsy

Bone marrow culture

Bone marrow transplant

Bone marrow transplant - discharge

Bone marrow transplant patients and pets

Bone mineral density test

Bone pain or tenderness

Bone scan

Bone shortening

Bone strength and calcium

Bone tumor

Bone x-ray

Bonnevie-Ullrich syndrome

Bony gallium scan

Bony tumor of the ear canal


Borax poisoning

Borderline personality disorder

Boric acid poisoning


Botox-larynx: spasmodic dysphonia-BTX

Bottle carries

Bottle feeding

Bottle mouth

Botulinum toxin injection - larynx


Bounding pulse

Bowel incontinence

Bowel obstruction

Bowel obstruction - repair

Bowel resection - small intestine

Bowel resection - small intestine - discharge

Bowel retraining

Bowel sounds

Bowel transit time




BPH - self-care

BPH - what to ask your doctor

BPH resources


BPPV - aftercare

BPPV: dizziness- positional

Brachial palsy

Brachial plexopathy

Brachial plexus

Brachial plexus dysfunction

Brachial plexus injury in newborns


Bradycardia-tachycardia syndrome

Brain abscess

Brain aneurysm repair

Brain aneurysm repair - discharge

Brain bleeding - discharge

Brain CT

Brain hemorrhage - discharge

Brain herniation

Brain injury

Brain injury - concussion - discharge

Brain injury - discharge

Brain injury - infants

Brain injury - mild - discharge

Brain injury - mild - what to ask your doctor - adult

Brain injury - mild - what to ask your doctor - child

Brain lymphoma

Brain MRI

Brain natriutetic peptide test

Brain neurostimulation

Brain PET scan

Brain positron emission tomography

Brain radiation - discharge

Brain stem glioma - children

Brain surgery

Brain surgery - discharge

Brain tumor - children

Brain tumor - metastatic (secondary)

Brain tumor - primary - adults

Brain wave test

Brainstem auditory evoked potentials

Brainstem glioma

Branch retinal artery occlusion

Branch retinal vein occlusion

Branchial cleft cyst


BRAT diet

BRAT diet - infants

BRCA1 and BRCA2 gene testing

Break the Bonds of Emotional Eating

Breakbone fever

Breast abscess

Breast augmentation

Breast augmentation - discharge

Breast augmentation surgery

Breast augmentation - discharge

Breast biopsy - stereotactic

Breast biopsy - ultrasound

Breast cancer

Breast cancer

Breast cancer - calcifications

Breast cancer - mastectomy - what to ask your doctor

Breast cancer - mastectomy -discharge

Breast cancer screenings

Breast cancer-prevention

Breast conservation surgery

Breast development in a male

Breast engorgement

Breast enlargement in males

Breast implants

Breast implants - discharge

Breast implants surgery

Breast infection

Breast lift

Breast lift with augmentation

Breast lift with augmentation - discharge

Breast lift with reduction

Breast lump

Breast lump removal

Breast mass

Breast milk jaundice

Breast MRI scan

Breast pain

Breast PET scan

Breast positron emission tomography

Breast pump information

Breast radiation - discharge

Breast reconstruction - implants

Breast reconstruction - natural tissue

Breast reconstruction - what to ask your doctor

Breast reduction

Breast reduction - discharge

Breast removal surgery

Breast removal surgery - discharge

Breast self exam

Breast self-exam

Breast skin and nipple changes

Breast sparing surgery

Breast swelling - premenstrual

Breast tenderness

Breast tenderness - premenstrual

Breast tomosynthesis

Breast ultrasound

Breast enlargement in a male

Breast-non-feeding jaundice

Breast-sparing surgery



Breastfeeding - overcoming problems

Breastfeeding - resources

Breastfeeding - skin and nipple changes

Breastfeeding failure jaundice

Breastfeeding jaundice - discharge

Breastfeeding pattern

Breastfeeding positions

Breastfeeding vs. Formula Feeding

Breath alcohol test

Breath holding spell

Breath odor

Breath sounds

Breathing - rapid and deep

Breathing - rapid and shallow

Breathing - slowed or stopped

Breathing difficulties - first aid

Breathing difficulty

Breathing difficulty - lying down

Breathing sounds

Breathing sounds - abnormal


Breech birth

Breech birth

Brief psychotic disorder

Brill-Zinsser disease

Bringing your child to visit a very ill sibling

Briquet syndrome

Brittle bone disease

Brittle bones - premature infants

Brittle nails

Broad nasal bridge

Broken bone

Broken collarbone - aftercare

Broken foot bone

Broken foot-metatarsal

Broken jaw

Broken kneecap - aftercare

Broken nose

Broken or knocked out tooth

Broken toe - self-care

Brompheniramine overdose

Bronchial asthma

Bronchial rupture



Bronchiolitis - discharge


Bronchitis - acute

Bronchitis - chronic

Bronchitis - chronic - day to day



Bronchopulmonary dysplasia

Bronchoscopic culture



Brooke ileostomy

Brooke ileostomy - diet

Brooke ileostomy - discharge

Brooke ileostomy - living with

Brooke ileostomy - pouch change

Brooke ileostomy and your child

Brown dragon poisoning

Brown lung disease

Brown recluse bite

Brown recluse spider

Brucella antibody test or titer

Brucella serology



Bruised bladder

Bruised kidney

Brushing Your Child’s Teeth

Bruton's agammaglobulinemia




Bubble bath soap poisoning


Bubonic plague

Buccal smear

Budd-Chiari syndrome

Buerger disease

Buffalo hump

Bug repellent safety

Bug spray poisoning

Bulbous nose


Bulging eyes

Bulging fontanelles


Bulimia - resources

Bulimia nervosa



Bullous myringitis

Bullous pemphigoid

Bump on the eyelid

BUN - blood test

Bunion removal

Bunion removal - discharge


Bunionectomy - discharge


Bunostomum phlebotomum

Burch colposuspension

Burch colposuspension vagino-obturator shelf - discharge

Burkitt lymphoma

Burn from chemicals

Burn from the sun

Burnett syndrome

Burning eyes

Burning feeling when swallowing

Burning tongue syndrome

Burning tongue syndrome - symptoms


Burns - resources



Bursitis of the heel

Butazolidin overdose

Butter, margarine, and cooking oils

Button batteries


Buying and Caring for Baby Bottles and Nipples


Bypass - infants

Bypass surgery - heart

Bypass surgery - heart - discharge


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