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Face pain

Face powder poisoning


Facial edema

Facial injury

Facial nerve palsy due to birth trauma

Facial palsy

Facial paralysis

Facial reconstruction

Facial swelling

Facial tics

Facial trauma

Facial-digital-genital syndrome


Facioscapulohumeral muscular dystrophy

Factitious disorder by proxy

Factitious hyperthyroidism

Factitious thyrotoxicosis

Factor I

Factor II assay

Factor II deficiency

Factor IX assay

Factor IX deficiency

Factor IX hemophilia

Factor V assay

Factor V deficiency

Factor VII assay

Factor VII deficiency

Factor VIII assay

Factor VIII deficiency

Factor VIII deficiency

Factor X assay

Factor X deficiency

Factor XII (Hageman factor) deficiency

Factor XII assay

Factors that can cause and worsen chronic pain

Facts about monounsaturated fats

Facts about polyunsaturated fats

Facts about trans fats

FAI - arthroscopy

Failure to thrive


Falciparum malaria

Fall prevention - what to ask your doctor

Fall prevention - what to ask your doctor

Fallen arches

Familial amyloidosis

Familial chylomicronemia

Familial combined hyperlipidemia

Familial dysautonomia

Familial dysbetalipoproteinemia

Familial hypercholesterolemia

Familial hypertriglyceridemia

Familial juvenile nephronophthisis

Familial lipoprotein lipase deficiency

Familial lipoprotein lipase deficiency

Familial Mediterranean fever

Familial non-hemolytic-non-obstructive jaundice

Familial paroxysmal polyserositis

Familial primary pulmonary hypertension

Familial tremor

Family doctor - how to choose one

Family troubles - resources

Famotidine overdose

Fanconi syndrome

Fanconi's anemia

Farmer's lung



Fasciculations of muscle

Fasciitis - necrotizing

Fast deep breathing

Fast food tips

Fast food tips

Fast shallow breathing

Fasting blood sugar

Fat - obese

Fat absorption

Fat free diet and children

Fat removal - suctioning

Fatal granulomatosis of childhood


Fatigue - chronic

Fatty casts


FE sodium



Fear in children

Fear of new foods

Febrile seizures

Febrile seizures - what to ask your doctor

Febrile/cold agglutinins

Fecal collection devices

Fecal culture

Fecal fat

Fecal immunochemical test (FIT)

Fecal impaction

Fecal incontinence

Fecal incontinence exercises

Fecal occult blood test - flushable home test

Fecal occult blood test - guaiac smear

Fecal smear

Feces Gram stain

Feeding - gastrostomy tube - bolus

Feeding - gastrostomy tube - pump

Feeding - jejunostomy tube

Feeding - nasogastric tube

Feeding disorder

Feeding patterns and diet - babies and infants

Feeding patterns and diet - children 6 months to 2 years

Feeding patterns for babies

Feeding tube - infants

Feeding tube insertion - gastrostomy

Feeling uptight

Feldene overdose

Felty syndrome

Female genital tract culture

Female pattern baldness

Femero-acetabular impingement - arthroscopy

Femoral epiphysis - slipped

Femoral hernia

Femoral hernia repair

Femoral lengthening

Femoral neck fracture repair

Femoral neck fracture repair - discharge

Femoral nerve dysfunction

Femoral neuropathy

Femoral popliteal

Femoral popliteal - discharge

Femoral shortening

Femoral-femoral bypass


Femorocele repair


Femoropopliteal - discharge

Femur fracture repair - discharge



Fenofibrate (Antara®, Fenoglide®, Lipofen®, Tricor®, and Triglide®)

Fenofibric acid (Trilipix®)

Fenoprofen calcium overdose

fermoral artery-angioplasty

Ferric ion

Ferritin blood test

Ferrous fumarate overdose

Ferrous gluconate overdose

Ferrous ion

Ferrous sulfate overdose

Fetal age

Fetal alcohol effects

Fetal alcohol syndrome

Fetal alpha globulin

Fetal attitude

Fetal blood testing - scalp

Fetal descent

Fetal development

Fetal echocardiography

Fetal lie

Fetal scalp blood

Fetal scalp pH testing

Fetal station

Fetal syphilis

Fetal teeth

Fetal transfusion syndrome

Fetal-maternal erythrocyte distribution



Fever blister


Fiber - soluble vs. insoluble

Fiber and cancer

Fiber diet - low-residue

Fiber restricted diet

Fiberoptic bronchoscopy

Fiberoptic laryngoscopy


Fibrillation - ventricular

Fibrin breakdown products

Fibrin degradation products

Fibrin split products


Fibrinolysis - primary or secondary

Fibrinopeptide A

Fibroadenoma - breast

Fibrocystic breast disease

Fibroepithelial polyp




Fibrosing alveolitis

Fibrosing mediastinitis


Fibrous dysplasia

Fifth disease

Filiform warts

Fine motor control

Fine needle aspiration biopsy

Fine needle aspiration of the thyroid

Finger pain

Finger(s) - smashed

Fingernail abnormalities

Fingernail culture

Fingernail hemorrhage

Fingernails - bluish

Fingers - pale

Fingers that change color

Fire ants

Fire safety at home

First aid – choking - unconscious adult or child over 1 year

First aid - cardiac arrest

First aid - cardiopulmonary arrest

First aid - heart attack

First aid kit

First degree burn

Fish poisoning

Fish scale disease

Fish tank granuloma

Fish tapeworm

Fishhook removal

Fishhook removal from skin

Fissure in ano


Fistula - gastrointestinal

Fitness - exercise clothing

Fitness recommendations

Flank pain

Flaring of the alae nasi (nostrils)

Flat bones

Flat feet

Flat plate



Flea bite

Flea-bite dermatitis


Flesh-eating bacteria

Flexible laryngoscopy

Flexible sigmoidoscopy

Flexion contracture of the toe

Floating stools

Floppy infant

Floppy mitral valve



Fluid imbalance

Fluid in the chest

Fluid on the lung

Fluid-filled conjunctiva

Fluorescein angiography

Fluorescein eye stain

Fluorescent treponemal antibody absorption test

Fluorhydric acid

Fluoride in diet

Fluoride overdose

Fluorinated hydrocarbon poisoning

Flushable reagent stool blood test


Flux poisoning


Flying and blocked ears



Focal neurological deficits

Focal sclerosis with hyalinosis

Focal segmental glomerulosclerosis

Focal seizure

Focal seizure - discharge


Folate - test

Folate deficiency

Folate-deficiency anemia

Foley catheter

Foley catheter

Foley catheter - infants

Folic acid

Folic acid - test

Folic acid and birth defect prevention

Folic acid in diet

Follicle stimulating hormone

Follicle-stimulating hormone (FSH) blood test

Follicular cysts



Fontanelles - bulging

Fontanelles - enlarged

Fontanelles - sunken

Food - hygiene and sanitation

Food additives

Food allergy

Food guide plate

Food jags

Food labeling

Food poisoning

Food poisoning

Food poisoning - campylobacter enteritis

Food poisoning - E. coli

Food poisoning prevention

Food safety

Foods - fresh vs. frozen or canned

Foot amputation - discharge

Foot fracture

Foot pain

Foot pain

Foot pain causes

Foot spasms

Foot sprain - aftercare

Foot swelling

Foot, leg, and ankle swelling

Foraminal spinal stenosis


Foraminotomy - discharge

Forefoot varus

Forehead lift

Foreign body

Foreign body in the nose

Foreign object - inhaled or swallowed

Foreskin removal


Formerly: Wegener’s granulomatosis

Formula feeding

Forssman antibody test



Fosfothion poisoning

Foul-smelling stools

Fountain pen ink poisoning

Foxglove poisoning


Fractional excretion of sodium

Fractionated stereotactic radiotherapy

Fractionated stereotactic radiotherapy

Fractionated stereotactic radiotherapy- discharge


Fracture of the nose

Fractured clavicle in the newborn

Fractured collar bone - newborn

Fractured jaw

Fractured kidney

Fragile X syndrome

Frambesia tropica

Free calcium

Freon poisoning

Frequent bowel movements

Frequent or urgent urination

Fresh foods vs. frozen or canned

Friedreich's ataxia

Frontal bossing

Frontal-orbital advancement

Frontotemporal dementia


Frozen foods vs. fresh or canned

Frozen shoulder

Frozen shoulder - aftercare

Frozen vegetables versus fresh

Fructose 1, 6 bisphosphate aldolase deficiency

Fructose aldolase B-deficiency

Fructose intolerance


Fruits and vegetables - pesticide risks


FTA-ABS test



Fuchs' dystrophy

Fuchs' endothelial dystrophy, Fuchs' corneal dystrophy

Fuel oil poisoning

Full liquid diet

Full thickness skin graft

Functional antithrombin III

Functional neurological symptom disorder

Functional ovarian cysts


Fundoplication - children

Fundoplication - children - discharge

Fundoplication - discharge


Fungal arthritis

Fungal infection - body

Fungal infection - feet

Fungal infection - groin

Fungal infection - mouth

Fungal infection - mouth

Fungal infection - scalp

Fungal infection - skin

Fungal keratitis

Fungal nail infection

Fungal smear - sputum

Fungal wet prep

Fungus ball

Funnel chest

Funnel chest repair

Funnel-web spider bite

Furniture polish poisoning


Fusiform aneurysm repair

Fusiform aneurysm repair - discharge

Fusiform aneurysm repair - endovascular

Fusion of the ear bones

Fussy or irritable child

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