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C

C-reactive protein
C-section
C1 esterase inhibitor
CA-125
Caffeine in the diet
Caffeine overdose
Caladium plant poisoning
Calcification
Calcitonin
Calcium - blood test
Calcium - ionized
Calcium - urine
Calcium and bones
Calcium carbonate overdose
Calcium carbonate with magnesium overdose
Calcium channel blocker overdose
Calcium hydroxide poisoning
Calcium in diet
Calcium supplements
Calla lily
Caloric stimulation
Campho-Phenique overdose
Camphor overdose
Campylobacter infection
Campylobacter serology test
Canavan disease
Cancer
Cancer - penis
Cancer - renal pelvis or ureter
Cancer - resources
Cancer - throat or larynx
Cancer - vulva
Cancer treatment information
Candida infection of the skin
Candles poisoning
Canker sore
Capillary nail refill test
Capillary sample
Caplan syndrome
Caput succedaneum
Carbohydrates
Carbolic acid poisoning
Carbon monoxide poisoning
Carbuncle
Carcinoid syndrome
Cardiac ablation procedures
Cardiac amyloidosis
Cardiac catheterization
Cardiac glycoside overdose
Cardiac tamponade
Cardiogenic shock
Cardiomyopathy
Cardiovascular
Cardioversion
Carotid artery disease
Carotid artery surgery
Carotid duplex
Carpal tunnel biopsy
Carpal tunnel release
Carpal tunnel syndrome
Carrying angle of the elbow - excessive
Castor oil overdose
Cat scratch disease
Cataract - adult
Cataract removal
Catecholamines - blood
Catecholamines - urine
Caterpillars
Catheter-related UTI
Caulking compound poisoning
Cavernous sinus thrombosis
CBC
CEA blood test
Cedar leaf oil poisoning
Celiac disease - nutritional considerations
Celiac disease - resources
Celiac disease - sprue
Cell phones and cancer
Cellulite
Cellulitis
Centipede
Central nervous system
Central pontine myelinolysis
Central serous choroidopathy
Central sleep apnea
Central venous line - infants
Cerebral amyloid angiopathy
Cerebral angiography
Cerebral hypoxia
Cerebral palsy
Cerebral palsy - resources
Cerebral spinal fluid (CSF) collection
Cerebrospinal fluid culture
Certified nurse-midwife
Ceruloplasmin
Cervical cancer
Cervical dysplasia
Cervical MRI scan
Cervical polyps
Cervical spine CT scan
Cervical spondylosis
Cervicitis
Cervix
Cervix cryosurgery
Chafing
Chagas disease
Chalazion
Chancroid
Changes in the newborn at birth
Chapped hands
Chapped lips
Charcot-Marie-Tooth disease
Charley horse
Chediak-Higashi syndrome
Chemical burn or reaction
Chemical dependence - resources
Chemical pneumonitis
Chemosis
Chemotherapy
Cherry angioma
Chest MRI
Chest pain
Chest tomogram
Chest tube insertion
Chest x-ray
Chicken soup and sickness
Chickenpox
Chickenpox vaccine
Chiggers
Child abuse - physical
Child abuse - sexual
Child neglect and psychological abuse
Child safety seats
Childhood disintegrative disorder
Chills
Chin augmentation
Chinese restaurant syndrome
Chiropractor profession
Chlamydia
Chlamydia infections in women
Chlamydial urethritis - male
Chlordiazepoxide overdose
Chloride - urine test
Chloride in diet
Chloride test - blood
Chlorinated lime poisoning
Chlorine poisoning
Chlorophyll
Chlorpromazine overdose
Choanal atresia
Choking - adult or child over 1 year
Choking - infant under 1 year
Choking - unconscious adult or child over 1 year
Cholangiocarcinoma
Cholangitis
Choledocholithiasis
Cholera
Cholestasis
Cholesteatoma
Cholinesterase - blood
Choosing a primary care provider
Choosing the right doctor and hospital
Choriocarcinoma
Chorionic villus sampling
Choroid
Choroidal dystrophies
Chromatography
Chromium - blood test
Chromium in diet
Chromosome
Chronic
Chronic cholecystitis
Chronic fatigue syndrome
Chronic fatigue syndrome - resources
Chronic granulomatous disease
Chronic inflammatory polyneuropathy
Chronic kidney disease
Chronic lymphocytic leukemia (CLL)
Chronic motor tic disorder
Chronic myelogenous leukemia (CML)
Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease
Chronic pain - resources
Chronic pancreatitis
Chronic subdural hematoma
Chronic thyroiditis (Hashimotos disease)
Chylomicronemia syndrome
Ciliary body
Circumcision
Cirrhosis
Citric acid urine test
Claw foot
Claw hand
Clean catch urine sample
Cleft lip and palate
Cleft lip and palate repair
Cleft palate - resources
Cleidocranial dysostosis
Clinitest tablets poisoning
Cloth dye poisoning
Cloudy cornea
Clubbing of the fingers or toes
Clubfoot
Clubfoot repair
Cluster headache
CMV - gastroenteritis/colitis
CMV - pneumonia
CMV serology test
CO2 blood test
Coal worker's pneumoconiosis
Coarctation of the aorta
Cobalt poisoning
Cocaine intoxication
Cocaine withdrawal
Coccidioides complement fixation
Coccidioides precipitin
Cochlear implant
Codeine overdose
Cold intolerance
Cold knife cone biopsy
Cold wave lotion poisoning
Colds and flus - antibiotics
Colic and crying
Colitis
Collagen vascular disease
Collapsed lung (Pneumothorax)
College students and the flu
Coloboma of the iris
Cologne poisoning
Colon cancer
Colon cancer - resources
Colon cancer screening
Colonoscopy
Color blindness
Color vision test
Colorado tick fever
Colorectal polyps
Colostomy
Colposcopy - directed biopsy
Comedones
Common cold
Common peroneal nerve dysfunction
Compartment syndrome
Compazine overdose
Complement
Complement component 3 (C3)
Complement component 4
Complement fixation test to C. burnetii
Complex regional pain syndrome
Comprehensive metabolic panel
Compression fractures of the back
Concomitant
Concussion
Condoms - male
Conduct disorder
Confusion
Congenital adrenal hyperplasia
Congenital afibrinogenemia
Congenital antithrombin III deficiency
Congenital cataract
Congenital cytomegalovirus
Congenital heart defect - corrective surgery
Congenital heart disease
Congenital nephrotic syndrome
Congenital platelet function defects
Congenital protein C or S deficiency
Congenital rubella
Congenital spherocytic anemia
Congenital syphilis
Congenital toxoplasmosis
Conjunctiva
Conjunctivitis
Conscious sedation for surgical procedures
Constipation
Consumer rights and responsibilities
Contac overdose
Contact dermatitis
Contracture deformity
Contraindication
Conversion disorder
Cooking utensils and nutrition
Coombs test
Copper in diet
Copper poisoning
Cor Pulmonale
Cord blood testing
Corneal injury
Corneal transplant
Corneal ulcers and infections
Corns and calluses
Coronary angiography
Coronary artery fistula
Coronary artery spasm
Coronary heart disease
Coronary risk profile
Corticosteroids overdose
Cortisol - urine
Cortisol level
Cosmetic breast surgery
Cosmetic ear surgery
Costochondritis
Cough
Coughing up blood
Cows milk and children
Cow's milk - infants
CPK isoenzymes test
CPR
CPR - adult
CPR - child (1 to 8 years old)
CPR - infant
Cranial CT scan
Cranial mononeuropathy III
Cranial mononeuropathy III - diabetic type
Cranial mononeuropathy VI
Cranial sutures
Craniopharyngioma
Craniosynostosis
Craniosynostosis repair
Craniotabes
Creatine phosphokinase test
Creatinine - urine
Creatinine blood test
Creatinine clearance test
Creeping eruption
Creutzfeldt-Jakob disease
Cri du chat syndrome
Crigler-Najjar syndrome
Crohn's disease
Croup
Crush injury
Crying - excessive (0-6 months)
Crying in childhood
Crying in infancy
Cryoglobulinemia
Cryoglobulins
Cryotherapy
Cryptococcosis
Cryptosporidium enteritis
CSD skin test
CSF analysis
CSF cell count
CSF coccidioides complement fixation
CSF glucose test
CSF leak
CSF myelin basic protein
CSF oligoclonal banding
CSF smear
CSF total protein
CSF-VDRL test
CT scan
Culdocentesis
Culture - colonic tissue
Culture - duodenal tissue
Culture - joint fluid
Culture-negative endocarditis
Curvature of the penis
Cushings disease
Cushing syndrome
Cushing syndrome - exogenous
Cushing syndrome due to adrenal tumor
Cutaneous skin tag
Cuticle remover poisoning
Cuts and puncture wounds
Cyanoacrylates
Cyanotic heart disease
Cyclothymic disorder
Cyproheptadine overdose
Cyst
Cystic fibrosis
Cystic fibrosis - nutritional considerations
Cystic fibrosis - resources
Cystic hygroma
Cysticercosis
Cystinuria
Cystitis - acute
Cystitis - noninfectious
Cystometric study
Cystoscopy
Cytochrome b5 reductase
Cytologic evaluation
Cytology exam of pleural fluid
Cytology exam of urine
Cytomegalovirus retinitis

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