Rabbit fever



RACAB - discharge

Radial head dislocation

Radial head fracture - aftercare

Radial nerve dysfunction

Radial nerve palsy

Radiation - breast - discharge

Radiation - pelvis - discharge

Radiation cystitis

Radiation enteritis

Radiation enteropathy

radiation injury

Radiation poisoning

Radiation sickness

Radiation therapy

Radiation therapy - questions to ask your doctor

Radiation therapy - skin care

Radiation-induced small bowel injury

Radical hysterectomy

Radical hysterectomy - discharge

Radical neck dissection

Radical neck dissection - discharge

Radical nephrectomy

Radical nephrectomy - discharge

Radical perineal prostatectomy

Radical perineal prostatectomy - discharge

Radical prostatectomy

Radical prostatectomy - discharge

Radical retropubic prostatectomy

Radical retropubic prostatectomy - discharge

Radioactive abscess scan

Radioactive iodine uptake

Radioactive iodine uptake and scan test - thyroid

Radioactive seed placement

Radioactive seed placement - discharge

Radiofrequency catheter ablation

Radiofrequency vein ablation

Radiograph - dental


Radionuclide - gallbladder

Radionuclide cisternogram

Radionuclide cystogram

Radionuclide renal perfusion scan

Radionuclide ventriculography (RNV)


Ragpicker's disease



RALP - discharge

Ramsay Hunt syndrome

Random blood sugar

Random plasma renin

Ranibizumab-intravitreal injection

Ranitidine overdose


Rape (sexual assault) - overview

Rape - resources

Rape prevention

Rapid deep breathing

Rapid eye movement studies

Rapid eye movements from side to side

Rapid plasma reagin test

Rapid shallow breathing

Rapid strep test

Rapidly progressive glomerulonephritis

Rapidly progressive glomerulonephritis with pulmonary hemorrhage

Rasgada manguito rotador

Rash - child under 2 years


RAST test

Rat killer poisoning

Rat tapeworm

Rat-bite fever

Raynaud's phenomenon

RBC (or erythrocyte) cholinesterase

RBC count

RBC G6PD test

RBC indices

RBC nuclear scan

RBC urine test

RDS - infants

Reactive arthritis

Reactive attachment disorder of infancy or early childhood

Reactive seizures

Reattachment of amputated fingers

Rebound headaches

Rebound headaches - tension

Recognizing depression in your teen

Recognizing medical emergencies

Recognizing teen depression

Recovering after stroke

Recovery from stroke

Rectal abscess

Rectal biopsy

Rectal cancer

Rectal culture

Rectal inflammation

Rectal lump

Rectal prolapse

Rectal prolapse repair

Recurrent leg pain and cramping

Recurrent polyserositis

Red blood cell casts

Red blood cell count

Red blood cell indices

Red blood cells in urine

Red devils overdose

Red eyes

Red face

Red miliaria

Red mite

Reduced intensity, nonmyeloablative transplant

Reduction mammoplasty

Reduction of intussusception - discharge

Reflex - Babinski

Reflex sympathetic dystrophy syndrome

Reflexes in infants

Reflux - infants

Reflux - what to ask your doctor

Reflux esophagitis

Reflux esophagitis - discharge

Reflux nephropathy

Reflux wedge


Refraction test

Refractive corneal surgery - discharge

Refractive error - nearsightedness

Refractive eye surgery - what to ask your doctor

Refractive surgery - discharge

Refractory anemia

Refrigerant poisoning

Refusal to eat

Regadenoson stress test

Regional enteritis

Regional enteritis - discharge


Reifenstein syndrome

Reiter syndrome

Relapsing fever

Release of adhesions - discharge

Remembering tips

Removal of adenoid glands

Removal of adenoid glands - discharge

Removal of adrenal glands

Removal of foreskin

Removal of parathyroid gland

Removal of the esophagus - discharge

Removal of the esophagus - open

Removal of the esophagus - minimally invasive

Removal of the uterus

Removal of the uterus - discharge

Removal of the uterus - discharge

Removing a particle in the eye


Renal - splenic venous shunt

Renal and urological disorders

Renal angiogram

Renal arteriography

Renal artery embolism

Renal artery occlusion

Renal artery stenosis

Renal calculi

Renal calculi - self-care

Renal calculi - what to ask your doctor

Renal calculi-lithotripsy

Renal cancer

Renal cell carcinoma

Renal disease - atheroembolic

Renal disease - diet

Renal failure

Renal failure - acute

Renal failure - chronic

Renal failure - chronic-dialysis access

Renal failure - chronic-hemodialysis access

Renal failure - end stage

Renal hypertension

Renal medullary necrosis

Renal papillary necrosis

Renal perfusion scintigraphy

Renal perfusion scintiscan

Renal replacement therapy

Renal rickets

Renal scan

Renal transplant

Renal tubular acidosis - distal

Renal tubular acidosis - proximal

Renal tubular acidosis type I

Renal tubular acidosis type II

Renal tubular epithelial casts

Renal underperfusion

Renal vein thrombosis

Renal venogram

Renal biopsy

Renin blood test


Renovascular hypertension

Repair - aortic aneurysm - endovascular

Repair - aortic aneurysm - open

Repair - aortic valve - discharge

Repair of bladder exstrophy

Repair of clubfoot

Repair of cross-eye

Repair of cross-eye - discharge

Repair of tendon

Repair of undescended testicle

Repair of volvulus

Repair of volvulus - discharge

Repair of webbed fingers or toes

Repeated nightmares

Reperfusion therapy

Replacement - aortic valve

Replacement - aortic valve - discharge

Replacement - shoulder

Replacement - shoulder - discharge

Replantation of digits

Repocal overdose

Reportable diseases

Rescue breathing and chest compressions - adult

Rescue breathing and chest compressions - child

Rescue breathing and chest compressions - infant

Resection and recession

Resection and recession - discharge

Resection of part of the small intestine

Resection of part of the small intestine - discharge

Resin poisoning

Resin T3 uptake


Resources - AIDS

Resources - alcoholism

Resources - ALS

Resources - Alzheimer

Resources - Alzheimer's

Resources - anorexia nervosa

Resources - arthritis

Resources - asthma and allergy

Resources - autism

Resources - benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH)

Resources - blindness

Resources - breastfeeding

Resources - bulimia

Resources - burns

Resources - cancer

Resources - celiac disease

Resources - cerebral palsy

Resources - chemical dependence

Resources - child abuse

Resources - chronic fatigue syndrome

Resources - chronic pain

Resources - cleft palate

Resources - colon cancer

Resources - cystic fibrosis

Resources - depression

Resources - diabetes

Resources - eating disorders

Resources - elder care

Resources - epilepsy

Resources - family troubles

Resources - gastrointestinal disorders

Resources - genital herpes

Resources - hearing or speech impairment

Resources - heart disease

Resources - hemophilia

Resources - incest

Resources - incontinence

Resources - interstitial cystitis

Resources - kidney disease

Resources - leukemia

Resources - liver disease

Resources - loss of a child

Resources - loss of a spouse

Resources - lung disease

Resources - lupus

Resources - migraine

Resources - multiple sclerosis

Resources - muscular dystrophy

Resources - myasthenia gravis

Resources - ostomy

Resources - Parkinson disease

Resources - Parkinson's disease

Resources - prostate cancer

Resources - psoriasis

Resources - rape

Resources - Reye syndrome

Resources - scleroderma

Resources - scoliosis

Resources - selective mutism

Resources - sickle cell anemia

Resources - SIDS

Resources - spina bifida

Resources - spinal injury

Resources - Tay-Sachs


Respiration slowed or stopped

Respirator - infants


Respiratory acidosis

Respiratory alkalosis

Respiratory arrest

Respiratory distress syndrome in infants

Respiratory failure

Respiratory inductance plethysmography

Respiratory rate - rapid and deep

Respiratory rate - rapid and shallow

Respiratory syncytial virus (RSV)

Respiratory syncytial virus antibody test

Respiratory syncytial virus immune globulin

Responsible drinking

Restless legs syndrome


Restorative proctocolectomy

Restorative proctocolectomy - discharge

Restrictive cardiomyopathy

Resuscitation - cardiopulmonary - adult

Resuscitation - cardiopulmonary - child

Resuscitation - cardiopulmonary - infant

Retained fetal lung fluid

Retarded ejaculation

Retarded growth and development


Reticulocyte count



Retinal artery occlusion

Retinal detachment

Retinal detachment repair

Retinal photography

Retinal vein occlusion

Retinal vein occlusion-intravitreal injection

Retinitis pigmentosa


Retinoic acid


Retinol test

Retinopathy - diabetic

Retinopathy of prematurity

Retractile testes

Retractions of the chest muscles

Retro-bulbar neuritis

Retrocalcaneal bursitis

Retrograde cystography

Retrograde ejaculation

Retrograde ureteral brush biopsy cytology

Retrolental fibroplasia

Retroperitoneal fibrosis

Retroperitoneal inflammation


Retropharyngeal abscess

Retropubic simple prostatectomy

Retrosternal thyroid surgery

Retroversion of the uterus

Rett syndrome

Returning to sports after a back injury

Revascularization of amputated digits

Revebjelle poisoning

Reye syndrome

Reye syndrome - resources

Rh typing



Rheum officinale poisoning

Rheumatic aortic stenosis

Rheumatic fever

Rheumatoid arthritis

Rheumatoid arthritis

Rheumatoid factor (RF)

Rheumatoid lung disease

Rheumatoid nodules

Rheumatoid pneumoconiosis

Rhinitis - nonallergic




Rhinorrhea: nasal congestion




Rhubarb leaves poisoning


Rib fracture - aftercare

Ribcage pain


Rice-field fever

Richardson-Steele-Olszewski syndrome


Rickettsial pox

Ridged sutures

Right aortic arch with aberrant subclavian and left ligamentum

Right aortic arch with aberrant subclavian and left ligamentum ateriosus

Right heart catheterization

Right heart ventriculography

Right hemicolectomy

Right hemicolectomy - discharge

Right ventricular assist device

Right-sided heart failure

Right-sided heart failure - Cor pulmonale

Right-to-left cardiac shunt

Right-to-left circulatory shunt

Rights of the health care consumer

Rigid sigmoidoscopy

Rigidity of the abdomen


Riley-Day syndrome

Ring annuloplasty - discharge

Ringing in the ears


Ringworm - body

Ringworm - foot

Ringworm - groin

Ringworm - scalp

Risks of hip and knee replacement

Risks of tobacco

Risks of underage drinking

Ritter disease


Robo overdose

Robot assisted coronary artery bypass

Robot assisted coronary artery bypass - discharge

Robot-assisted surgery

Robotic esophagectomy

Robotic surgery

Robotic-assisted laparoscopic prostatectomy

Robotic-assisted laparoscopic prostatectomy - discharge

Robotic-assisted laparoscopic surgery

Robotically assisted hysterectomy

Robotically-assisted endoscopic aortic valve repair - discharge

Robotically-assisted endoscopic aortic valve replacement

Robotically-assisted endoscopic mitral valve repair - discharge

Robotically-assisted, endoscopic valve repair, Percutaneous mitral valvuloplasty

Rock fever

Rocky Mountain spotted fever

Rodent ulcer

Rodenticide poisoning

Rolaids overdose

Rollerball ablation

Root canal

Rooting reflex



Rosebay poisoning


Rotator cuff - self-care

Rotator cuff exercises

Rotator cuff problems

Rotator cuff problems

Rotator cuff repair

Rotator cuff tendinitis

Rotavirus antigen test

Rotavirus infection

Rotavirus vaccine - what you need to know



Roundup poisoning

Routine eye examination

Routine sputum culture

Routine urine test

Roux-en-Y gastric bypass

Roux-en-Y gastric bypass - after - what to ask your doctor

Roux-en-Y gastric bypass - before - what to ask your doctor

Roux-en-Y gastric bypass - discharge


RPR test



RSV antibody test

RSV serology

RTA - distal

RTA - proximal

Rubber cement poisoning

Rubbing alcohol overdose



Rubinstein syndrome, RTS

Rubinstein-Taybi syndrome


Rufen overdose

Rumination disorder

Runner's knee

Runny nose

Runny nose


Ruptured disk

Ruptured eardrum

Russell-Silver syndrome


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