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Transitional Cell Carcinoma Treatment by Location - Treatment for Overactive Thyroid

This page contains links to eMedTV Articles containing information on subjects from Transitional Cell Carcinoma Treatment by Location to Treatment for Overactive Thyroid. The information is organized alphabetically; the "Favorite Articles" contains the top articles on this page. Links in the box will take you directly to the articles; those same links are available with a short description further down the page.
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  • Translocation and Down Syndrome
    As this eMedTV page explains, when material from one chromosome 21 is stuck onto another chromosome, translocation Down syndrome results. This is why people with this condition have 46 chromosomes, but still have the characteristics of Down syndrome.
  • Transmission of Body Lice
    Transmission of body lice can occur through sharing clothes and towels with an infested person. This page of the eMedTV Web site discusses other ways of transmitting body lice and also describes how body lice can sometimes spread other diseases.
  • Transmission of Cold Sores
    Cold sores are spread through direct or indirect contact with an infected person or a cold sore. This page on the eMedTV Web site offers more information on how and when the transmission of cold sores is likely to occur.
  • Transmission of Ebola
    As this eMedTV resource explains, transmission of Ebola among humans occurs through direct contact with an infected person or his or her body fluids. This article also discusses why outbreaks of Ebola tend to spread quickly in African hospitals.
  • Transmission of Head Lice
    Direct contact with an infested person is the most common way in which transmission of head lice occurs. This eMedTV segment explains other transmission methods and also describes the people who are most likely to become infested and who are not.
  • Transmission of Pubic Lice
    Pubic lice are typically spread through sexual contact. This segment of the eMedTV Web site discusses the transmission of pubic lice in greater detail, including information on whether pubic lice can be spread by sitting on a toilet seat.
  • Transmission of the Common Cold
    As explained in this eMedTV segment, transmission of the common cold occurs in one of two ways. One way transmission of the common cold may occur involves touching a surface containing cold germs and then touching your eyes, nose, or mouth.
  • Transmission of the Yellow Fever Virus
    As this portion of the eMedTV library explains, the yellow fever virus is not transmitted from person to person -- rather, it is transmitted through the bite of an infected mosquito. This page offers an in-depth look at how the disease is spread.
  • Transplant and Gengraf
    People who have had an organ transplant may take Gengraf to prevent rejection. This eMedTV Web page explores this use for the drug in some detail, with information on how and when it is taken, as well as the different forms available.
  • Transplant Medications and Simulect
    If you have had a kidney transplant, your doctor may give you a medicine called Simulect. This eMedTV segment presents an overview of Simulect, including how this medication works to prevent organ transplant rejection, and links to more details.
  • Tranxene
    Tranxene is commonly prescribed to treat seizures, anxiety, and symptoms of alcohol withdrawal. This eMedTV resource takes an in-depth look at the drug, providing information on dosing guidelines, its effects, possible side effects, and more.
  • Tranxene Addiction
    Tranxene addiction can be a problem for certain people taking the drug. This eMedTV resource explains how and why addiction occurs, describes the dangers of stopping the drug too suddenly, and lists symptoms of Tranxene withdrawal.
  • Tranxene and Alcohol
    This eMedTV page explores issues surrounding Tranxene and alcohol. It explains why it is typically not a good idea for people to combine the two (especially those with mental illness) and provides information on discussing the topic with your doctor.
  • Tranxene and Breastfeeding
    This eMedTV page discusses Tranxene and breastfeeding. It examines the results of research studies, provides the manufacturer's guidelines, and includes a list of things to watch for in your infant if your doctor recommends taking it while nursing.
  • Tranxene and Insomnia
    This page from the eMedTV archives takes a look at Tranxene and insomnia. It explains why this is not an expected side effect of the drug and discusses what your healthcare provider will likely do should this side effect occur.
  • Tranxene and Pregnancy
    This eMedTV page takes a look at Tranxene and pregnancy. It explains why the FDA has given it a pregnancy Category D rating and lists the problems that some benzodiazepines have been known to cause in newborns exposed to the drug during pregnancy.
  • Tranxene Dosage
    Tranxene dosage guidelines take various factors into account, which this eMedTV article explains. Typical doses for anxiety, epilepsy, and alcohol withdrawal are described in detail, and helpful tips are provided for those taking the medication.
  • Tranxene Drug Interactions
    Tranxene drug interactions can occur when it is combined with alcohol, sleep medicines, or antidepressants. This eMedTV segment lists other medications that can cause interactions and also explains the potentially negative effects that can occur.
  • Tranxene Medication Information
    Are you looking for information on Tranxene? This eMedTV Web page gives an overview of this medication, with details on the conditions it can treat, available forms, and how many times a day it is taken.
  • Tranxene Overdose
    This page on the eMedTV Web site takes a detailed look at symptoms that may occur as a result of a Tranxene overdose, factors that affect symptoms, and treatment options that are available, such as "pumping" the stomach and giving supportive care.
  • Tranxene Side Effects
    While most people have no problems when taking Tranxene, side effects are possible. This page of the eMedTV library provides information on common and rare side effects of the drug, as well as those that should be reported right away to your doctor.
  • Tranxene Uses
    Tranxene is used for treating alcohol withdrawal, partial seizures in people with epilepsy, and anxiety. This eMedTV page explains how the medication works to treat these conditions and also discusses giving the drug to children and off-label uses.
  • Tranxene Warnings and Precautions
    This eMedTV article provides several Tranxene warnings and precautions people should be aware of before starting treatment. Things to discuss with your healthcare provider are included, as is a list of those who should avoid the medication.
  • Tranxene Withdrawal
    If you suddenly stop taking Tranxene, withdrawal symptoms may occur, such as dizziness, fever, and seizures. This eMedTV resource lists other withdrawal symptoms and stresses the importance of stopping the drug only with your doctor's supervision.
  • Tranylcypromine
    Tranylcypromine is a prescription medicine that is used for treating depression. This part of the eMedTV archives describes tranylcypromine in more detail and lists possible side effects that may occur with the medication.
  • Tranylcypromine (Parnate)
    As this eMedTV article explains, tranylcypromine (Parnate) is a drug used for depression. This page gives an overview of the medication, including some of the factors affecting your dose. A link to more information is also provided.
  • Tranylcypromine Dosing
    The suggested starting dose of tranylcypromine is 30 mg daily, taken in two or three separate doses. This eMedTV segment offers other tranylcypromine dosing guidelines and provides precautions on when and how to take the medication.
  • Tranzene
    Tranzene can be used to treat symptoms of alcohol withdrawal, partial seizures, and anxiety. This eMedTV segment provides a brief overview of the drug and offers a link to more detailed information. Tranzene is a common misspelling of Tranxene.
  • Trasadone
    Trazodone is a prescription medicine that is used to treat depression in adults. This eMedTV page covers the effects of the drug, explains how it, and provides a link to more detailed information. Trasadone is a common misspelling of trazodone.
  • Trasidone
    Trazodone is a medicine that is licensed to treat depression in adults. This eMedTV resource explains how the medication works to improve symptoms of depression and lists possible side effects. Trasidone is a common misspelling of trazodone.
  • Traslado a la Sala de Cirugía (CT)
    La temperatura de la sala de cirugía estará un poco fría (de unos 60 a 65 grados), pero se le suministrarán cobijas para mantenerlo abrigado.
  • Traslado a la Sala de Cirugía (CT)
    La temperatura de la sala de cirugía estará un poco fría (de unos 60 a 65 grados), pero se le suministrarán cobijas para mantenerlo abrigado.
  • Traslado a la Sala de Cirugía (CT)
    La temperatura de la sala de cirugía estará un poco fría (de unos 60 a 65 grados), pero se le suministrarán cobijas para mantenerlo abrigado.
  • Traslado a la Sala de Operaciones
    Cuando llegue el momento de la cirugía, será trasladado a la mesa de operaciones.
  • Traslado a la Unidad de Cuidados Intensivos
    Al terminar la cirugía, se le trasladará directamente a la unidad de cuidados intensivos en la que habrá otros pacientes. Allí, los proveedores de atención médica observarán atentamente su estado.
  • Traslado a la Unidad de Cuidados Intensivos
    Al terminar la cirugía, se le trasladará directamente a la unidad de cuidados intensivos en la que habrá otros pacientes. Allí, los proveedores de atención médica observarán atentamente su estado.
  • Traslado a la Unidad de Cuidados Intensivos
    Al terminar la cirugía, se le trasladará directamente a la unidad de cuidados intensivos en la que habrá otros pacientes. Allí, los proveedores de atención médica observarán atentamente su estado.
  • Trastuzumab
    Trastuzumab is a medication licensed to treat certain types of breast cancer and stomach cancer. This eMedTV segment offers a detailed look at the prescription medication, including how it works, when and how it is given, and potential side effects.
  • Trastuzumab Dosing
    This eMedTV page explains that dosing guidelines for trastuzumab will vary based on several factors (such as the cancer's severity). This page explains that the first dose of the drug usually lasts 90 minutes, and also covers other dosage information.
  • Trastuzumab Drug Information
    Trastuzumab is a prescription medicine used to treat cancer. This eMedTV resource provides some basic drug information on trastuzumab, including the specific cancer types it is used for, how it compares to chemotherapy, and more.
  • Travatan
    Travatan is a prescription eyedrop used to treat high eye pressure and open angle glaucoma. This eMedTV Web page describes the drug in more detail, explains how it works to lower eye pressure, and lists side effects reported with this medication.
  • Travatan and Breastfeeding
    It is unclear whether Travatan (travoprost ophthalmic solution) is safe for use in breastfeeding women. This eMedTV segment further explores Travatan and breastfeeding, and explains whether the drug passes through breast milk.
  • Travatan and Pregnancy
    The full risks of using Travatan (travoprost ophthalmic solution) during pregnancy are not currently known. This eMedTV page includes more information on Travatan and pregnancy, and explains what problems occurred when the drug was given to animals.
  • Travatan Eyedrops
    This selection from the eMedTV Web site offers some basic information on Travatan, a prescription eyedrop used to reduce eye pressure. It also includes a link to more detailed information on this discontinued product.
  • Traveling With a Baby
    As this eMedTV article explains, planning ahead can make it much easier for you and your baby to travel together. This article offers helpful tips for traveling with young ones, such as making a packing list and bringing reliable soothers for the baby.
  • Travoprost
    For people with open-angle glaucoma or ocular hypertension, travoprost can be used to reduce eye pressure. This eMedTV page describes in detail the effects of the medication, explains how it works, and offers general dosing information.
  • Trazadome
    As this eMedTV segment explains, a doctor may prescribe trazodone to treat symptoms of depression. This page discusses how trazodone works and describes the factors that may affect your dosage. Trazadome is a common misspelling of trazodone.
  • Trazadon
    A healthcare provider may prescribe trazodone to help treat the symptoms of depression. This eMedTV Web article highlights possible side effects of trazodone and discusses some general precautions. Trazadon is a common misspelling of trazodone.
  • Trazadone
    Trazodone is commonly prescribed for the treatment of depression. This eMedTV article offers more details on the drug, including its effects, possible side effects, and dosing information. Trazadone is a common misspelling of trazodone.
  • Trazdone
    Trazodone is a prescription medicine that is approved to treat depression. This article from the eMedTV Web site offers a brief overview of precautions and possible side effects of trazodone. Trazdone is a common misspelling of trazodone.
  • Trazedone
    This eMedTV article features a brief overview of trazodone, a prescription drug used to treat depression. This page lists possible side effects and explains what to do before starting the medication. Trazedone is a common misspelling of trazodone.
  • Trazidone
    Trazodone, a prescription drug, is often used for treating depression in adults. This segment of the eMedTV archives lists possible side effects and explains how the medication works. Trazidone is a common misspelling of trazodone.
  • Trazodon
    This page from the eMedTV Web library explains how trazodone may work to treat the symptoms of depression. This Web page also describes the factors that may affect your trazodone dosage. Trazodon is a common misspelling of trazodone.
  • Trazodone
    Trazodone is a medication that is used for the treatment of depression. This segment of the eMedTV archives offers general dosing information on the drug, explains how it is thought to work, and lists potential side effects that may occur.
  • Trazodone 100 Mg Tablets
    If you have major depression, your healthcare provider may recommend 100-mg trazodone tablets. This eMedTV selection takes a look at the other available strengths of this antidepressant and offers tips on how to take your dosage.
  • Trazodone 150 Mg Tablets
    When starting treatment with trazodone tablets, dosing guidelines generally call for 150 mg a day. This eMedTV resource talks about how your doctor may gradually increase this amount and lists some situations where a lower dose is more appropriate.
  • Trazodone 50 Mg Tablets
    As this eMedTV page explains, brand-name trazodone is no longer available, but you can buy generic trazodone tablets in three strengths, ranging from 50 to 150 mg. This page describes how the tablets are taken and links to more details on this medicine.
  • Trazodone Alternatives
    Common trazodone alternatives can include other medications or various therapies. As this eMedTV segment explains, specific alternatives range from other antidepressants, psychotherapy, electroconvulsive therapy, to alternative therapies.
  • Trazodone and Bipolar Disorder
    Trazodone may potentially cause a manic episode in people with bipolar disorder. This eMedTV page discusses trazodone and bipolar disorder in more detail, and explains when the medication may be appropriate for people with the condition.
  • Trazodone and Insomnia
    Trazodone can occasionally be used "off-label" to treat insomnia. This page of the eMedTV library discusses trazodone and insomnia in more detail, including an explanation of how the medication works to improve symptoms.
  • Trazodone and Weight Gain
    If you are taking trazodone and weight gain occurs, try eating heart-healthy foods and exercising more. This eMedTV article offers other tips for helping with weight gain and explains how often this side effect occurs with trazodone use.
  • Trazodone as a Sleep Aid
    Using trazodone as a sleep aid is a common "off-label" use of the medication. This eMedTV Web page explains how the medication works to treat insomnia and discusses some benefits and risks of using trazodone as a sleep aid.
  • Trazodone Dangers
    Although most people tolerate trazodone well, dangerous side effects may occur in rare cases. This part of the eMedTV library deals with safety issues to keep in mind during treatment with trazodone, explaining what to do if serious problems occur.
  • Trazodone HCl Drug Information
    If you have clinical depression, your healthcare provider may recommend trazodone. This eMedTV Web article offers more information on the drug, with details on trazodone's potential side effects, its use in children, generic availability, and more.
  • Trazodone Hydrochloride (HCl) Medicine
    As this eMedTV Web page explains, trazodone -- also known as trazodone hydrochloride (HCl) -- is a medicine used to treat clinical depression in adults. This page provides a brief overview of this antidepressant and provides a link to more information.
  • Trazodone Medication Information
    Trazodone is a medicine used to treat depression in adults. This article from the eMedTV archives offers more information on this prescription medication, listing some of its common side effects and providing a link to more details on trazodone.
  • Trazodone Oral
    As this portion of the eMedTV Web site explains, trazodone is an oral medication that is taken for the treatment of depression. This article takes a closer look at this drug, including basic dosing guidelines, safety warnings, and more.
  • Trazodone Overdose
    Taking too much trazodone may result in overdose effects, including drowsiness or vomiting. This eMedTV resource provides a list of other possible effects of a trazodone overdose and describes the various treatment options that are available.
  • Trazodone Risks
    Most people are able to take trazodone safely and without serious side effects. However, as this eMedTV segment points out, some people do experience problems during treatment. This article looks at the risks associated with the use of trazodone.
  • Trazodone Side Effects
    Headache, dry mouth, and nausea are some of the most common trazodone side effects. This eMedTV Web page also lists rare side effects seen with the drug, as well as serious problems that require medical attention, such as anxiety or hallucinations.
  • Trazodone Substitute
    If trazodone is not treating your depression well enough, your doctor may recommend an alternative. This eMedTV segment gives an overview of trazodone substitutes and lists other situations in which an alternative may be necessary.
  • Trazodone Tablets
    As this part of the eMedTV Web site explains, trazodone tablets come in three strengths and are usually taken between one and three times a day. This article talks more about how this drug is taken and provides a link to more detailed information.
  • Trazodone Weight Change
    Some people who take trazodone may gain or lose weight during treatment. This eMedTV selection talks about weight changes with trazodone, with information on how frequently they occur and a link to more details on the topic.
  • Trazodone Withdrawal
    If you abruptly stop using trazodone, symptoms such as anxiety, insomnia, or headache may occur. This eMedTV article lists other possible symptoms of withdrawal from trazodone and explains the steps your healthcare provider may take to reduce this risk.
  • Trazolam
    Triazolam is a prescription drug used to treat the symptoms of insomnia for a short period of time. This eMedTV page describes triazolam in more detail and offers general precautions for taking the drug. Trazolam is a common misspelling of triazolam.
  • Trazolan
    If you have insomnia, your doctor may prescribe the sleep medication triazolam. This eMedTV page describes how triazolam works and explains what you should discuss with your doctor before using this drug. Trazolan is a common misspelling of triazolam.
  • Treand
    As this eMedTV Web page explains, adults who have lymphoma or chronic lymphocytic leukemia may receive treatment with Treanda. This page describes dosing guidelines and potential safety issues. Treand is a common misspelling of Treanda.
  • Treanda
    As a type of chemotherapy drug, Treanda is prescribed to treat certain types of leukemia and lymphoma. This eMedTV Web page features more details on this medicine, with information on how it is given, possible side effects, and whether it is effective.
  • Treanda Chemotherapy
    Healthcare providers may recommend Treanda as a type of chemotherapy for certain blood cell cancers. This eMedTV resource provides more details on specific uses, possible side effects, and how the injection is given. It also links to more information.
  • Treat Alopecia Areata
    This eMedTV article explains that you can treat alopecia areata with various drugs, including corticosteroids, minoxidil, and anthralin. This article describes the various forms of treatment and points out that the results may not be permanent.
  • Treat High Blood Pressure
    Many people with high blood pressure use lifestyle changes and medications to keep their numbers in check. This eMedTV resource gives a brief description of how high blood pressure is treated and includes a link to more detailed information.
  • Treating Acne With Benzamycin Gel
    A healthcare provider may prescribe Benzamycin gel for treating acne. This eMedTV Web selection takes a closer look at Benzamycin, including information on how it works, possible side effects, and what to tell your doctor before using it.
  • Treating Carpel Tunnel Syndrome
    As explained in this eMedTV article, there are several treatment options for carpal tunnel syndrome, including rest, medication, and surgery. Treating carpel tunnel syndrome is a common misspelling and variation of carpal tunnel treatment.
  • Treating Chlamydia
    As this eMedTV article explains, treating chlamydia simply involves taking antibiotics that kill the disease-causing bacteria. This resource provides more detailed information on curing chlamydia, including when and how to get tested.
  • Treating Diabetes
    As this eMedTV segment explains, people diagnosed with diabetes are often advised to make lifestyle changes as they begin treatment. This article takes a quick look at treating diabetes, with specifics on how to keep blood sugar under control.
  • Treating Fever Blisters
    Various ointments, creams, and oral tablets are available for fever blister treatment. This eMedTV resource lists the different kinds of fever blister medications and describes remedies that are often used to help relieve pain and discomfort.
  • Treating GERD in Infants
    This page of the eMedTV library examines in detail methods of treating GERD in infants. Sleeping and feeding modifications are often the first step; other treatment options include medications and, in rare cases, surgery.
  • Treating Hemroids
    Treating hemorrhoids often involves increasing one's fiber and fluid intake. This eMedTV article also examines options for more serious cases of hemorrhoids. Treating hemroids is a common variation and misspelling of hemorrhoid treatment.
  • Treating High Blood Pressure
    Losing weight and changing your diet may help you lower your blood pressure. But what if they aren't enough? This eMedTV Web page answers this question with a helpful overview of the current methods used for treating high blood pressure.
  • Treating High Blood Presure
    This eMedTV page discusses the roles that lifestyle changes (such as diet and physical activity) and medications play in treating high blood pressure. Treating high blood presure is a common misspelling and variation of high blood pressure treatment.
  • Treating Rheumatoid Arthritis With Alternative Medicine
    As this eMedTV segment explains, it is important to let your healthcare provider know if you are thinking of treating rheumatoid arthritis with alternative medicine. This article covers some of the key points to keep in mind as you make a decision.
  • Treating Rosacea With Metrogel
    Metrogel is prescribed to treat rosacea in adults. This selection from the eMedTV Web library discusses what to expect when treating rosacea with Metrogel, including how the drug works and how to use it. A link to more information is also included.
  • Treating Scabies
    Killing the Sarcoptes scabiei mites is often the first step in scabies treatment. This portion of the eMedTV library explains how lotions (such as those containing sulfur) are used to kill the mites and their eggs, and whether a reinfestation can occur.
  • Treating the Common Cold
    This page of the eMedTV Web site describes the options used to treat the common cold, such as medications and bed rest. This article also explains things to avoid when experiencing symptoms and important safety concerns when treating children.
  • Treating Viral Strep
    As this eMedTV page explains, a strep infection is not viral. Treating strep throat involves antibiotics, as this infection is caused by specific bacteria. This page also discusses who is at risk of this throat infection and describes possible symptoms.
  • Treatment for a Simple Staph Infection
    Treating a mild staph infection may be as simple as applying warm compresses to the affected skin. This eMedTV article talks about simple staph infections and how they are treated. A link to more detailed information is also provided.
  • Treatment for Achondroplastic Dwarfism
    As explained in this eMedTV segment, the treatment for achondroplastic dwarfism aims to prevent and treat the signs, symptoms, and health conditions associated with this disorder (such as breathing problems, recurrent ear infections, and obesity).
  • Treatment for Addison Disease
    As this eMedTV Web page explains, treatment for Addison disease typically consists of replacing the hormones that the adrenal glands are not producing. This selection from the archives explains how treatment for Addison disease works.
  • Treatment for Addison's Disease
    As this eMedTV page explains, treatment for Addison's disease involves replacing or substituting the hormones that the adrenal glands are not making. This page provides information on the medications used in relieving symptoms of this condition.
  • Treatment for Angina
    Lifestyle changes and medication may be the only angina treatment a person needs. This eMedTV Web page briefly describes these options. It also explains how, if symptoms are more severe, surgery may be required to help treat the condition.
  • Treatment for Anorexia
    Early anorexia treatment gives the best chance of restoring a person to normal weight. As this eMedTV Web page explains, treatment for this condition may involve medications, nutritional counseling, and, in severe cases, hospitalization.
  • Treatment for Asthma
    As this eMedTV segment explains, asthma treatment begins with avoiding triggers that may cause or worsen symptoms. This article also covers other important parts of treatment, including the use of medications such as bronchodilators and corticosteroids.
  • Treatment for Autism
    As this eMedTV segment explains, most experts agree that highly structured, specialized programs are often effective for children with autism. This article outlines various approaches to autism treatment, including applied behavior analysis.
  • Treatment for Back Pain
    Possible treatments for back pain include exercise, medication, and in extreme cases, even surgery. This eMedTV resource lists other treatment options and describes the difference between chronic and acute back pain, with a link to more information.
  • Treatment for Bacterial Vaginosis
    This eMedTV article explains the typical bacterial vaginosis (BV) treatment is a course of antibiotics. While the condition can sometimes clear up on its own, treatment is advised to prevent complications or a recurrence of the disease.
  • Treatment for Barrett's Esophagus
    As this eMedTV page explains, Barrett's esophagus may be treated with GERD medication, surveillance, and surgery. This article also talks about the importance of monitoring the condition and checking for signs of cancer.
  • Treatment for Bulimia
    As this eMedTV article explains, bulimia treatment often involves a combination of psychotherapy, nutritional counseling, and medication. This resource discusses these options in detail and explains how no one method works in all cases.
  • Treatment for Chickenpox
    In mild cases, treatment for chickenpox can usually be administered at home. As this eMedTV article explains, home care includes checking for infected blisters and watching for fever. This page also lists symptoms that require a doctor's care.
  • Treatment for Chlamydia
    As explained in this eMedTV selection, chlamydia treatment should be obtained promptly to increase the chances of fully curing the infection. This article takes a look at various types of treatment and offers tips on where to get help.
  • Treatment for Chronic Fatigue Syndrome
    This page of the eMedTV Web site takes a look at the primary aspects of treatment for chronic fatigue syndrome: medication, lifestyle changes, and alternative therapies. There is a link to more info and links to specific CFS articles to the right.
  • Treatment for Clamydia
    The most common treatment for chlamydia involves the use of antibiotics, which usually cure the infection. This eMedTV article briefly discusses treatment for chlamydia. Treatment for clamydia is a common misspelling of treatment for chlamydia.
  • Treatment for Contact Dermatitis
    As this eMedTV Web page explains, contact dermatitis treatment can include avoiding the cause of the inflammation, taking medications, and using lotions or other treatments. This page takes a look at several treatment options for this condition.
  • Treatment for Cystic Fibrosis
    Antibiotics, chest physical therapy, and exercise are common cystic fibrosis treatments. This eMedTV resource describes these options in detail and explains why the main goal of treatment is to control infections in the lungs.
  • Treatment for Diabetes
    Are you looking for information on diabetes treatment? This eMedTV article takes a quick look at the lifestyle changes and medications that are used to keep the condition under control, and includes a link to more details on this topic.
  • Treatment for Down Syndrome
    Regular checkups, medications, surgery, and counseling are all part of treatment for Down syndrome. This eMedTV Web segment describes these treatment options in detail, as well as conditions that may result from the disorder, such as cataracts.
  • Treatment for GERD
    As this eMedTV article explains, GERD (gastroesophageal reflux disease) treatment can involve diet and lifestyle changes, medication, and surgery. This page describes each option and provides a link to more information on treating this condition.
  • Treatment for Giardiasis
    This eMedTV Web page describes how treatment for giardiasis generally includes taking medicine to rid the infection and drinking plenty of fluids to prevent dehydration. This page also includes information on relieving symptoms in children.
  • Treatment for Gonorrhea
    This eMedTV article stresses the importance of proper gonorrhea treatment (usually antibiotics). Drug-resistant strains of gonorrhea are becoming common, however; as a result, successful treatment for is becoming more difficult.
  • Treatment for Graves' Disease
    Antithyroid medication and surgery are two of the typical methods used to treat Graves' disease. This eMedTV article takes an in-depth look at these and other treatments, including remedies for pretibial myxedema and Graves' ophthalmopathy.
  • Treatment for Heart Disease
    For some people, heart disease treatment may only require lifestyle changes. This segment of the eMedTV library takes an in-depth look at these and other treatment options, including descriptions of angioplasty and open heart surgery.
  • Treatment for Hemochromatosis
    The initial treatment for hemochromatosis is called phlebotomy, which is taking blood. This portion of the eMedTV archives discusses which doctors are involved with treating this condition and things to avoid during this time, such as alcohol.
  • Treatment for Hepatitis C
    Peginterferon, either taken alone or as part of combination therapy, is a common hepatitis C treatment. This eMedTV resource takes a closer look at treatment options for this condition, including the factors that can affect a person's chance of success.
  • Treatment for Herpes Zoster
    Antiviral medications, painkillers, and lifestyle changes can all be used for herpes zoster treatment. This eMedTV Web page offers an in-depth look at the treatments that can help minimize complications and speed healing of this condition.
  • Treatment for HIV
    As this eMedTV Web page explains, HIV is usually treated with medications such as protease inhibitors and fusion inhibitors. This article discusses the various medications used for treating this virus, and also lists possible side effects.
  • Treatment for Hypertension
    As this eMedTV page explains, hypertension treatment starts with lifestyle changes, such as getting more exercise. If these changes are not enough, medication may be necessary. This article takes a quick look at treating hypertension.
  • Treatment for Interstitial Cystitis
    As this eMedTV page explains, interstitial cystitis treatment often includes medications, bladder distention, or bladder instillation. This segment also lists self-help strategies, such as diet changes, that can help minimize symptoms of the condition.
  • Treatment for Juvenile Rheumatoid Arthritis
    Medications, exercise, and physical therapy are some possible treatments for juvenile rheumatoid arthritis. This eMedTV page explores these treatment options in detail, including examples of drugs used to treat the condition.
  • Treatment for Kidney Cancer
    Surgery, chemotherapy, and arterial embolization are just a few of the treatments used for kidney cancer. This eMedTV selection gives a brief overview of the factors that will play a role in your choice of treatment, and includes a link to learn more.
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    As explained in this eMedTV article, kidney stones often don't require treatment and eventually pass through the urinary system on their own. This article looks at some of the treatment options for when they become problematic.
  • Treatment for Leprosy
    This article from the eMedTV library explains various forms leprosy treatment, which generally involves medicines combined with supportive care. Supportive care refers to managing symptoms and complications associated with the disease.
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    As this eMedTV page explains, the lichen sclerosus treatment that is right for you depends on the area affected, the severity, and whether symptoms are present. This article describes the different treatment options for men, women, and children.
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    Several medications are available for the treatment of low testosterone levels. This page of the eMedTV Web site lists some of these products and also covers some of the things to consider when deciding which treatment is best for your situation.
  • Treatment for Low Thyroid
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  • Treatment for Merkel Cell Carcinoma
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  • Treatment for Multiple Sclerosis
    As this eMedTV page explains, multiple sclerosis treatment can help a patient manage symptoms, as well as maintain a high quality of life. This article explains the different types of treatment options for MS, such as medications and physical therapy.
  • Treatment for Mumps
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    This eMedTV Web page highlights various treatments for myasthenia gravis, such as medications, thymectomy, and plasmapheresis. This page describes these options and provides statistics on spontaneous improvement of symptoms.
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    As this eMedTV article explains, overactive thyroid treatment may involve medication, surgery, or radioactive iodine therapy. This page discusses the options to treat this condition, including the factors that will determine which method is right for you.
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